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Prevention better than cure: Your guide to taking HPV vaccine

Mid-Day Premium Prevention better than cure: Your guide to taking HPV vaccine

Have you been contemplating whether or not to take the HPV vaccine? On National Vaccination Day 2024, Mid-day.com spoke to gynaecologists who answered common questions about the vaccine to help readers make an informed decision

21 March,2024 06:18 PM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire
Mumbai: BMC vaccinates 26,591 dogs under anti-rabies drive

Mumbai: BMC vaccinates 26,591 dogs under anti-rabies drive

BMC said 10 out of 25 civic wards were covered during a special campaign from Feb 26 to March 1 with help of NPO Worldwide Veterinary Services-Mission Rabies.

07 March,2024 01:14 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
India witnesses reduction in tuberculosis cases by 16 per cent since 2015

India witnesses reduction in tuberculosis cases by 16 per cent since 2015

Tuberculosis has been a global health problem for decades. After two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, the world saw a reduction in TB incidence by 8.7 per cent while India was able to demonstrate a reduction of 16 per cent

09 February,2024 07:39 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Doctors say cervical cancer vaccination is a must among Indians

Doctors say cervical cancer vaccination is a must among Indians

Earlier this week, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the government will encourage vaccination for girls in the age group of 9 to 14 years for prevention of cervical cancer

03 February,2024 11:33 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Budget 2024: Big announcements, little clarity

Budget 2024: Big announcements, little clarity

FinMin says will push for HPV vaccination of girls despite health ministry quashing reports of rollout this year

02 February,2024 07:01 AM IST | Mumbai | Eshan Kalyanikar
Budget: Govt will encourage vaccination for girls to prevent cervical cancer

Budget: Govt will encourage vaccination for girls to prevent cervical cancer

Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday presented the interim budget, in her speech she said that the government will encourage vaccination for girls in the age group of 9 to 14 years for the prevention of cervical cancer

01 February,2024 01:32 PM IST | New Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
Mumbai: Civic body initiates massive stray dog vaccination drive

Mumbai: Civic body initiates massive stray dog vaccination drive

Targeting western suburbs, where dog bite cases are high

23 January,2024 04:54 AM IST | Mumbai | A Correspondent
Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra show a downward trend, expected to fall further

Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra show a downward trend, expected to fall further

State reports 63 new cases on Tuesday, total 23 in city

17 January,2024 05:37 AM IST | Mumbai | A Correspondent
Pak bomb blast kills six

Pak bomb blast kills six

The police personnel had just boarded a van to join security duty with polio vaccination teams when the explosion occurred

09 January,2024 06:02 AM IST | Peshawar | Agencies
No surge seen in COVID-19 numbers despite large crowds during holidays: BMC

No surge seen in COVID-19 numbers despite large crowds during holidays: BMC

Genome sequencing pace accelerated; further insights into the fast-spreading JN.1 variant are anticipated

09 January,2024 05:25 AM IST | Mumbai | Eshan Kalyanikar

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