Ministry of Ayush

The American Medical Association (IMA) opposes AYUSH training for medical students

“It is not wise for an Intern trained in modern medicine to partake and practise a system of medicine which he has not mastered in under graduation with know-how and show-how paradigms,”... Read more »
icmr

Medical Body ICMR-NICED Proposes Research On Oral Covid Vaccine

Kolkata-based medical research body ICMR-NICED has submitted a proposal to the Department of Biotechnology under the Union Ministry of Science and Technology for research on an oral Covid vaccine, a senior official... Read more »
Protest

IMA to hold protest against assault on healthcare workers

Indian Medical Association (IMA) will lead a protest of healthcare workers on June 18 against the assault on healthcare professionals with the ‘Save the Saviour’ slogan. No hospitals will be closed. Doctors... Read more »
IMA

Uttarakhand IMA raises questions on Ramdev’s therapy ‘Coronil’

The Uttarakhand unit of the Indian Medical Association has opposed the inclusion of Patanjali Ayurved’s Coronil in the Covid-19 kit of the Uttarakhand government. The doctors’ body said Coronil is not approved... Read more »
forda india

FORDA announces black day to protest against Yog Guru Ramdev’s comment on Allopathy

Federation of Resident Doctors’ Association (FORDA) India on Saturday announced that they will hold a nationwide black day protest on 1 June against the statements of Yog Guru Ramdev against Corona warriors... Read more »
icmr

ICMR to examine effectiveness of AstraZeneca’s Covishield and Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin

In the first of its kind study since the launch of the AstraZeneca’s Covishield and Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin in the country, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will conduct a survey... Read more »
IMA

Indian Medical Association serves defamation notice on Ramdev

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has served a defamation notice on Ramdev for alleged disparaging remarks against allopathy and allopathic doctors, demanding an apology from him within 15 days, failing which it... Read more »
Mucormycosis

ICMR study reveals 3.6% of hospitalized Covid patients diagnosed with bacterial, fungal infections

Just as cases of black fungus are being reported in Covid-19 patients during the second wave of the pandemic, secondary bacterial and fungal infections affected at least 3.6% (ranging from 1.7% to... Read more »
coronavirus

AIOCD conducts zone wise meeting for availability of drugs

Latest reports have been coming in from All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists (AIOCD).As per reports All India Organization of Chemist and Druggists conducted zone wise meeting with all office bearers... Read more »
IMA

IMA says 269 doctors including 78 in Bihar succumbed to Covid in the second wave

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has released a state-wise breakup of the number of doctors who lost their lives in the second wave of the pandemic. According to its registry, a total... Read more »