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123 die of swine flu in Mah since January

123 die of swine flu in Mah since January

Nashik, Apr 20 (UNI) As many as 123 patients have died of swine flu in Maharashtra since January while 631 positive case were reported, State Survey (epidemics) officer Dr Pradeep Atute said. Talking to reporters here on Tuesday, Dr Atute said more cases of swine flu were reported from Western and Northern parts of the state. Thousands of people have lost their lives due to the endemic in the state since 2009, Dr Atute said. He said,'The highest number of swine flu deaths were reported in 2009 and 2015. Preventive methods can stall the disease. The fluctuations in temperature could be one cause for the spurt in H1N1 deaths.' Dr Bilolikar, who is medical consultant to Health Minister Deepak Sawant, said measures are being taken to contain the disease. The Minister has established an awareness committee which will hold workshops in all district hospitals, sub-hospitals and primary health centres. UNI RDS SS SV 1030

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Middle East respiratory syndrome, a viral respiratory disease

Middle East respiratory syndrome, a viral respiratory disease

19 Jan 2018 | 1:30 PM

Kolkata, Jan 19 (UNI) Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) is a viral respiratory disease
caused by a novel coronavirus (Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, or MERS‐CoV)
that was first identified in Saudi Arabia in 2012.

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Science has to be people centric: Dr Harsh Vardhan

18 Jan 2018 | 1:08 PM

Hyderabad, Jan 18 (UNI) Union Minister for Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan has said that the Science has to be people centric and its benefits would deliver to the people.

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Greater efforts needed to meet international family planning goals

Greater efforts needed to meet international family planning goals

17 Jan 2018 | 12:32 PM

Kolkata, Jan 17 (UNI) Women and girls have a human right to choose whether and when to become pregnant.

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TN pioneer in organ transplants, other states should follow it : Venkaiah

TN pioneer in organ transplants, other states should follow it : Venkaiah

16 Jan 2018 | 5:13 PM

Chennai, Jan 16 (UNI) Observing that Tamil Nadu was a pioneering state in organ transplantation in the country, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said other states should emulate it in providing affording medical care to the people.

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Echinococcosis, a parasitic disease that occurs in two main forms in humans

Echinococcosis, a parasitic disease that occurs in two main forms in humans

13 Jan 2018 | 12:16 PM

Kolkata, Jan 13 (UNI) Echinococcosis is a parasitic disease that occurs in two main forms in humans: cystic echinococcosis (also known as hydatidosis) and alveolar echinococcosis, caused by the tapeworms Echinococcus granulosus and Echinococcus multilocularis, respectively.

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