‘TB claims 7,000 annually’

Bhaktapur: The National Tuberculosis Centre (NTC) Bhaktapur has revealed that around 35,000 new patients of tuberculosis have been detected every year. At a two-day-long workshop on TB organized in Nagarkot,

House passes health insurance bill

Kathmandu: A meeting of Legislature-Parliament on Tuesday passed the bill related to providing health services through insurance to all the citizens. The Health Insurance scheme comes in accordance with Article

DPHO confirms swine flu among 309 in Chitwan

Ratnanagar (Chitwan): A total of 309 patients have tested positive for swine flu in Chitwan, the District Public Health Office (DPHO) said. Incidences of people contracting the disease were reported

Is coconut oil healthy?

According to a recent survey, 72% of Americans think coconut oil is a healthy food. But despite popular health claims about coconut oil, a report from the American Heart Association