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Government launches injectible contraceptives for population control

The Health Ministry launched a slew of initiatives, including injectible contraceptives, in the public health system.

published on : 11th July 2017

Sri Lankan doctors call off nationwide strike

Sri Lankan police attacked medical students last week when they demanded the closure of a private medical facility. 

published on : 24th June 2017

Union Health Ministry launches vaccine for dual protection against measles, rubella

Officials said that the campaign against these two diseases will start from five States (Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Goa and Lakshadweep) covering nearly 3.6 crore target children.

published on : 5th February 2017

Brazil investigating dozens of suspected yellow fever cases 

The outbreak is centered in the east-central state of Minas Gerais, whose governor declared a 180-state of emergency this month after an initial report of eight deaths.

published on : 23rd January 2017

Health Ministry proposes allowing abortion for unmarried woman in case of contraceptive failure

Failure of contraceptive will be a lawful reason for abortion irrespective of whether the woman is married or otherwise.

published on : 12th December 2016