Punjab and Haryana HC Intervenes To Check Worsening Air Quality Especially In Tricity

Diwali is still a week away, but you can already see haze in the sky, a disturbing smell in the air, sore throat, itchy eyes. On October 9 the Supreme Court ordered a ban on sale of firecrackers in Delhi National Capital Region (NCR) till November 1.  Pollution level in the tricity

Civil dispensary is on its way to Chandigarh’s Sector 52

Medical attention and cure is always a concerning factor. Putting lights on the city's health concerns, Chandigarh MC has taken the responsibility to fight against the intense diseases including Malaria, Dengue, and Swine Flu. After examining the intensity of city people, governing body of the city has finally stepped ahead

Good News| Facebook New Feature Connects Blood Donors With Those in Need

Facebook users, you might have noticed in your news feed a message with blood donation. That's a new feature of Facebook where the social media giant is using its enormous reach to connect blood donora with people in need of blood. It is lending a hand to help solve India's safe blood

198 Dengue Cases in Chandigarh So Far. Know Symptoms, Precautions To Take From Dengue

Chandigarh is struggling with a public health issue that highlights the sub-standard sanitation levels around the city beautiful. Dengue, a vector borne disease, already has close to 200 victims this year in Chandigarh.  MANIMAJRA HAS THE HIGHEST REPORTED DENGUE CASES Out of the total dengue count of 198 in the Chandigarh so

Heard Of Pink Eye? Take Precautions; It’s Spreading In Chandigarh

If swine-flu virus (H1N1) was not enough to give the city residents sleepless nights and keeping doctors on attacking mode, there's another highly contagious virus which is becoming a grave health concern now. Pink eye or viral conjunctivitis is highly contagious eye infection that is rampant in the current high humidity.  Though

E- Health Card In Himachal Pradesh. First In India & Whole South-East Asia| Know What It Is About

In what is said to be first ever scheme not just in India but the whole South-East Asian region, Himachal Pradesh has become a flag-bearer of health schemes that practically covers the last man in the last row using the power of technology. The Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh launched

This Season’s First Swine Flu Death In Chandigarh | Know How To Stay Safe From Swine Flu

Year after year, Chandigarh has been under grip of terror with swine flu, dengue and malaria claiming so many innocent lives in the city.  This year again, Chandigarh saw its first death to swine flu. 42-year-old, Shyam Verma of Sector 37, died at PGIMER on Thursday evening. The city has already

Number of Missing Girls From Chandigarh Sees A Disturbing Rise

On May 25, 2017, the world celebrated International Missing Children’s Day and the figures of innocent children snatched from the safety and comforts of their homes have been rising. The increasing trend is so disturbing that it has shook the world leaders to take urgent actions immediately. Unfortunately, our city beautiful,

Now, Another Carcinogenic ‘Masala’ Used in Sec 26 For Artificial Ripening

Recently in a raid at Sector 26 the fruit and vegetable market in Sector 26, administration’s Health and Police team found rampant use of calcium carbide, a dangerous carcinogenic for artificial ripening of fruits, which led to an uproar in the city. The administration took serious and strict actions to curb the use

‘Buffalo Injections’, A New High For Drug Addicts in Chandigarh

Drug addiction in Punjab is a major concern, reasons being obvious. The fear of a wasted generations, who can live with this thought.  The psychiatry department at the Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), Chandigarh, have discovered an unusual addiction among the youth in Dhanas village, on the outskirts of Chandigarh, during