RAJBIRAJ, Aug 5: Free health camps have been running at three different places in Saptari district targeting flood victims from Thursday.

The spiraling state of health

August 5, 2016 04:00 am

The state of our health is largely dictated by where we live and how we live. Different cities report varying trends when it comes to health issues.

KATHMANDU, July 31: Bibeksheel Nepali Party organized a free health camp at the Chabahil-based Adhyatmik Paropakar Sanstha in the Capital City on Sunday.

MAHOTTARI, July 30: A health post at Shreepur VDC of Mahottari district has been found distributing date-expired medicines to tuberculosis (TB) patients.

KATHMANDU, July 20: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has taken stock of the health condition of Dr Govinda KC who is on fast-unto-death since 11 days with demands of improvements in medical and health sectors.

JHAPA, July 18: Tara Nath Khatiwada of Shani Arjun-1, Jhapa went to a private hospital in Jhapa seeking treatment for stomach pain. After he went through all sorts of medical checkups, the doctor said that he had a hernia.

KATHMANU, July 15: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has urged the government to be serious over the health of Dr Govinda KC who is on a fast-unto-death that runs into sixth day today.

DOTI, July 14: Most of the health posts in Doti district are in such dilapidated conditions that when it starts to rain, it immediately starts dripping from their roof and when it sunny, the heat inside the building is unbearable.

KATHMANDU, July 13: Students pursuing MBBS and higher degree under the Institute of Medicine (IOM) warned the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) administration not to overlook the deteriorating health condition of Dr Govinda KC, who is on a fast-unto-death since Sunday evening.

KATHMANDU, July 6: The health condition of Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary, Dr. Shashank Koirala is still in critical condition, according to the doctors attending to the leader.

KATHMANDU, June 29:Every year snake bite cases surge during monsoon and this year seems to be no exception.

CHITWAN, June 25: The Chitwan National Park (CNP) has started carrying out health test of other dead animals for the first time after tuberculosis was found on a dead rhino last year.

BIRGUNJ, June 19: Local patients have been deprived of treatment at health facilities in Birgunj after doctors started protesting the recent arrest of their colleagues.

KATHMANDU, June 17: The Epidemiology and Disease Control Division (EDCD) has directed health workers not to take frequent leaves during monsoon as the chances of an outbreak of communicable diseases are really high during the period.

KATHMANDU, June 13 : Dozens of passengers were hurt when a Turkish Airline jet skidded off the runway as it crash landed at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) last year.

The health workers at the District Health Office, Baitadi are intensifying and expanding the scope of their protest.

BAITADI, June 7: The health workers at the District Health Office, Baitadi are intensifying and expanding the scope of their protest.  The health workers on Monday shutdown health service demanding action against some miscreants that misbehaved with District Health Office, Baitadi Chief, Dr Gunraj Awasthi.

Health for all

June 1, 2016 13:29 pm

Our world is immensely wealthy and we could easily finance healthy start in life for every child on the planet

KATHMANDU, April 25: Health sector became the largest recipient of Official Development Assistance (ODA) in Fiscal Year 2014/15, replacing education sector, according to the Development Cooperation Report (DCR) 2016.