A 2 month-old baby becomes youngest person diagnosed with coronavirus in Nepal

Health TV Online/Kathmandu: A 2 month-old baby has been diagnosed with the corona virus, the youngest case recorded so far…

Lockdown gives Enthralling Shape to Kathmandu (Photo story)

Kalpana Acharya/Kathmandu: Nepal has been into complete lockdown for last 43 days so does the Kathmandu valley-the home for 4…

Combating Pandemics: Protection against Ocular Transmission

Ranjan Shah The world has suffered with various pandemic diseases where some of them have been proved very fatal to…

Dietary Management during Lockdown

Kabita Maharjan The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced COVID19 outbreak a pandemic on March 12, 2020.  In controlling transmission,…

Nepal reports sixth case of COVID-19

Health TV Online/Kathmandu: Sixth case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Nepal. A woman of Baglung district  landed at Tribhuwan…

Embassy requests GoN to assist for departure of US citizens from Nepal

  Health TV Online/Kathmandu: In response to the growing COVID-19 cases, the Embassy of the United States of America in…

Nepal reports second case of COVID-19, a woman returned from France tested with positive

Health TV Online/Kathmandu: Second case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Nepal. A 19 year-old-woman who returned from France via…

Dr Singh appointed WHO Regional Director for second term

Kathmandu:  Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh has been appointed Regional Director for World Health Organization South-East Asia, for a second five-year…

WHO reveals harmful use of alcohol is killing more than 3 million people

Kathmandu: A report released by the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday revealed that more than 3 million people died…

UN to open humanitarian medical air bridge

Kathmandu: The United Nations is preparing to open a humanitarian medical air bridge for Yemeni civilians who are suffering from…

Nepal to implement climate project to improve health surveillance systems

Kathmandu: An inception workshop to launch a DFID-funded programme ‘Delivering climate resilient water and sanitation in Africa and Asia’, a…

WHO calls to strengthen emergency medical teams for better response to disasters

Kathmandu – The World Health Organization today called upon countries to strengthen emergency medical teams, to be better prepared to…

Nepal to make essential medicines affordable to all

Kathmandu: Nepal has committed to make essential medicines, vaccines, diagnostics and medical devices affordable and accessible to all. Participating in…

Only 24 percent medical students pass licensing exam

Kathmandu: Only 24 percent of the MBBS graduates have managed to pass the medical licensing examination conducted by the Nepal…

Nepal among six nations controlling rubella; DPR Korea and Timor-Leste eliminate measles 

Kathmandu: The Regional Verification Commission, an independent body of experts that met in New Delhi from 31 July to 2…

Parliamentarians commit to health of women, children and adolescents

Kathmandu: Parliamentarians of the WHO South-East Asia Region have committed to health and wellbeing of women, children and adolescents adopting…

‘Urgent action is needed to counter viral hepatitis,’ says WHO Regional Director

Kathmandu: The World Health Organization’s Regional Director for South-East Asia Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh has said “Urgent action is needed to…

Myanmar to scale up high impact policies to reduce tobacco use

Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar organized a conference aimed in reducing tobacco use and other risk factors associated to non-communicable diseases…

Minister resigns over indecent remarks on medical students

  Kathmandu: Law Minister Sher Bahadur Tamang, who was under extreme criticism for his indecent remarks on Nepalese female students…