26 Nov

Heart diseases biggest cause of death in India

first_imgNew Delhi, Mar 1 (PTI) Heart and lung diseases are the top killers in the country, Health Minister JP Nadda informed the Rajya Sabha today.According to WHO, the top ten causes of death in India are Ischemic heart disease (12.4%), chronic obstructive lung disease (10.8%), stroke (9%), diarrhoeal diseases (6%), lower respiratory tract infections (4.5%), preterm birth complications (3.9%), tuberculosis (2.7%), self-harm (2.6%), falls (2.6%) and road injury (2.4%), Nadda said in a written reply to Rajya Sabha.”While some of these can be diagnosed at early stages and treated by qualified and trained MBBS doctors, diseases such as cancer, stroke, etc. require services of specialists with postgraduate qualifications,” the Minister said.At present, there are 57,138 MBBS seats and 25,850 postgraduate seats in the country. PTI HC PVI SK PVIlast_img read more

10 Aug

Related New cheap flights from Edinburgh to Europe

first_img RelatedNew cheap flights from Edinburgh to Europe announcedNew cheap flights from Edinburgh to Europe announcedJet2 launches first flight in Leeds Bradford expansionJet2 launches first flight in Leeds Bradford expansionRhodes flights added at Leeds BradfordCheap flights to Rhodes have been announced by low-cost airline Jet2. Low-cost carrier Jet2 is to launch flights from Edinburgh to Sardinia as part of its summer 2009 schedule.The direct service will start on May 16th and follows the success of Jet2’s flights to Sardinia from Leeds Bradford which ran for the first time this summer.Jet2’s weekly flights to Olbia in the north-east of Sardinia will take the number of routes offered from Edinburgh up to eight.”Sardinia has proved to be an extremely popular summer destination when we launched the route from our Leeds Bradford base this May which is why we decided to extend this service to Edinburgh,” said Philip Meeson from the airline.”With its white beaches, charismatic towns, picturesque harbours and delicious cuisine, it is a destination that can truly offer something for everyone.”Jet2’s schedule for next summer will also feature flights to Menorca from Blackpool Airport. Flights to Murcia will also start at Edinburgh in March and run through the summer. ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Maplast_img read more