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Top 10 World’s Best Cities to live in

The “Top 10 World’s Best Cities to live in” are surveyed by the Mercer Quality of Life Study on the basis of Political and social environment; Economic environment; Socio-cultural environment; Medical and health facilities; Public services and transportation; Consumer goods; Recreation; Housing; and Natural environment. Vienna is on the top of the list and Indian cities like Hyderabad, Pune and Bangalore ranked 139, 144 and 145 respectively.

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Publish Date : Jan 19, 2018

What is SATH Program?

SATH program stands for 'Sustainable Action for Transforming Human capital’. It has been launched by NITI Aayog with the state government to initiate the process of transforming education and health sectors. This article deals with what is SATH program, features of SATH program, which states are selected in this program etc.

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Publish Date : Jan 9, 2018

Why Smartphone light is dangerous for health

Nowadays Smartphone are used by everyone, which has become an important part of life. With the help of these small devices we connect and update with each other, even this has become a great source of entertainment. The Smartphone has many benefits, but it can’t be ignored that the light coming out of the phone can cause significant damage to the health. Let's see how this light of the Smartphone is harmful for health.

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Publish Date : Nov 13, 2017

What is SMOG and how it is harmful for us?

Smog is derived from two words i.e. smoke and fog which is also described as a mixture of various gases with dust and water vapour and makes breathing difficult. In 17 years such an alarming situation raised in Delhi which raised health emergency. In this article we will discuss about the sources of smog, how it affects our health and how it is formed; what are the necessary precautions that we can take etc.

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Publish Date : Nov 8, 2017

जानिये कैसे स्मार्टफोन की लाइट आपके स्वास्थ्य के लिए हानिकारक है

आजकल स्मार्टफोन हर कोई इस्तेमाल करता है, जो कि लाइफ का एक महत्वपूर्ण हिस्सा बन गया है. इन छोटे डिवाइसों की मदद से एक दुसरे के साथ कनेक्ट और अपडेट रहते है, यहां तक की यह एक मनोरंजन का भी अच्छा स्रोत बन गया है. स्मार्टफोन के कई लाभ है परन्तु यह भी नज़रअंदाज़ नहीं किया जा सकता है कि इनसे जो लाइट निकलती है वह सेहत को काफी नुक्सान पहुचा सकती हैं. आइये देखते है कैसे ये स्मार्टफोन की लाइट स्वास्थ्य के लिए हानिकारक होती है.

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Publish Date : Nov 6, 2017

How many hours a person should sleep in a day

There is no doubt that sleeping is an essential part of our daily routine. This helps us to examine our entire health and prepares our body for daily work. Just like we need to charge our smart phones and laptops once a day, similarly a sound sleep recharges our body. National Sleep Foundation has given new figures about the time of sleeping for different age groups. Based on those figures, we are mentioning in this article that how many hours a person should sleep in a day.

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Publish Date : Oct 27, 2017

Which acid is used to peel ginger skin and how it affects health?

Ginger is a very common spice which is used in almost everyone's homes for cooking. But adulteration of ginger is a life threatening issue which is causing several serious diseases like cancer. Which acid is used by the vegetable vendors to make ginger shiny or polished and how it can affect health is discussed in this article.

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Publish Date : Oct 7, 2017

What are Generic Medicines and why are they affordable

According to the World Health Organization, if doctor started prescribing generic medicines, then health expenditure can be reduced by 70% in developed countries and developing countries. Generic drugs consumption is only 10-12 percent of the total drug market. Greedy attitude of the drug manufacturer companies, medical stores and doctors don't want to spread the market of generic drugs. In today’s world almost all type of generic drugs are available at the price lower than the branded medicines.

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Publish Date : Oct 5, 2017

National Health Programmes In India

Human health not only influenced the immunity of society, but also social structures, culture, politics, and economics. The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is instrumental and responsible for implementation of various programmes on a national scale in the areas of health, prevention and control of major communicable diseases and promotion of traditional and indigenous systems of medicines. Here we are giving the list of National health programmes in India for general awareness.

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Publish Date : Oct 4, 2017

Is Nitrogen drink dangerous for health

Liquid Nitrogen is a fluid that is used in foods such as drinks, ice creams, etc. Nitrogen drinks look great and appeal everyone, but how to use it, try to figure out how much damage it may cause, Is it safe to drink or not etc are discussed in this article.

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Publish Date : Sep 12, 2017

पीने के पानी में टीडीएस (TDS) क्या होता है?

पानी के बिना जीवन की कल्पना भी नहीं की जा सकती है. पानी एक अमूल्य वस्तु है. परन्तु आज कल के दूषित पर्यावरण में यह देखना भी जरुरी है की जिस पानी को हम पी रहे है वह पीने योग्य है या नहीं. इसके लिए पानी में टीडीएस (TDS) को देखना अनिवार्य है. आखिर टीडीएस (TDS) है क्या और वाटर प्योरीफायर किस प्रकार से कार्य करते है, कितने प्रकार के होते है आदि के बारे में इस लेख में अध्ययन करेंगे.

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Publish Date : Aug 28, 2017

जानें मोबाइल फोन का उपयोग करने से क्या-क्या नुकसान हो सकते हैं

आजकल के आधुनिक युग में मोबाइल फोन जिंदगी का अभिन्न अंग बन चुका है. इसकी मदद से हम चाहे फैमिली हो या सामाज सबसे जुड़े रहते हैं. परन्तु इसके अत्यधिक इस्तेमाल से कई प्रकार की परेशानियां अथवा बीमारियाँ पैदा हो रही हैं. यह लेख मोबाइल फोन के इस्तेमाल से किस प्रकार कि बीमारियां पनप रहीं है और इसके इस्तेमाल से क्या-क्या नुकसान हो रहा है के बारे में अध्ययन करेंगे.

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Publish Date : Aug 14, 2017

स्वास्थ्य सेवा तकनीकी पर आधारित सामान्य ज्ञान प्रश्नोत्तरी

स्वास्थ्य सेवा में तकनीक एक महत्वपूर्ण भूमिका निभाता है. जैसा कि, डिजिटल परिवर्तन ने अब उपभोक्ताओं के लिए चिकित्सा सम्बंधित जानकारी, विभिन्न उपकरणों का उपयोग करके संभव बना दिया है. इसने न केवल जीवन को आसान बनाया है, बल्कि विभिन्न अभिनव शोधों के साथ चिकित्सा उपचार के नए तरीकों का भी निर्माण किया है. स्वास्थ्य सेवा तकनीकी से संबंधित सामान्य ज्ञान प्रश्नोतरी आपको स्वास्थ्य और दवाओं से संबंधित विभिन्न तकनीकों के बारे में जानकारी देंगे.

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Publish Date : Jul 26, 2017

GK Questions and Answers on healthcare technology

Technology plays a crucial role in healthcare. As, digital transformation has now made it possible for the consumers to use various devices to access their medical information. It not only made life easier, but also generated new methods of medical treatments with various innovative researches. GK Questions and Answers related to healthcare technology will aware you about various technologies related to health and medicines.

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Publish Date : Jul 18, 2017

Population Policies of India

Population Policies formulated to address the unmet needs for contraception, health care infrastructure, and health personnel, and to provide integrated service delivery for basic reproductive and child health care. The main objective is to achieve a stable population at a level consistent with the requirements of sustainable economic growth, social development, and environmental protection. Several policies have been formulated in different Five-Year Plans by the Government of India for population control.

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Publish Date : Jul 11, 2017

List of Most Productive Countries in the World

The productivity, according to the economics is defined as the ratio of the quantity and quality of units produced to the labour per unit of time. When it comes to Country’s economic health then GDP is the only prime indicator. Here, we are giving the list of Most Productive Countries in the World by comparing GDP per hour worked, Average work week (hrs) and Employed Population.

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Publish Date : Jun 2, 2017

GK descriptive Questions and Answers on Biotechnology

Biotechnology is used to harness cellular and bio molecular processes to develop various technologies which help in improving our lives and health on our planet. With the help of this technology, we are able to fight with diseases, saves children’s lives, improved the quality of food, etc. This article consists of descriptive questions and answers related to biotechnology which will help in the preparation of various examinations.

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Publish Date : May 30, 2017

विश्व स्वास्थ्य दिवस का उद्देश्य एवं महत्व

आज के समय में हर व्यक्ति अच्छी सेहत की बात करता है और इसके प्रति काफी हद तक लोगों में जागरूकता भी आई हैl फिर भी हमारे सामने कई ऐसे मामले आते हैं जब हम यह सोचने पर विवश हो जाते हैं, कि क्या यही चिकित्सा जगत की उपलब्धि है? आज भी अधिकांश व्यक्तियों के रोग का या तो समय पर पता नहीं चल पाता है या उसका सही तरह से उपचार नहीं हो पाता है, जिसके कारण हर साल पूरी दुनिया में करोड़ों लोगों की असमय ही मृत्यु हो जाती हैl अतः पूरी दुनिया में लोगों को स्वास्थ्य के प्रति जागरूक करने के उद्देश्य से विश्व स्वास्थ्य दिवस का आयोजन किया जाता हैl इस लेख में हम विश्व स्वास्थ्य दिवस के इतिहास, उसके थीम का विवरण दे रहे हैंl

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Publish Date : Apr 7, 2017

GK Questions and Answers on World Tuberculosis Day

World Tuberculosis or TB Day falls every year on March 24 promoted by the World Health Organization. It is celebrated to raise the awareness among the people, efforts to prevent it and to treat this disease. It is caused by the bacteria known as Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. Let us analyse more about World TB Day, how and why it is celebrated, what is TB, its precautions, symptoms, causative organism etc.

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Publish Date : Mar 24, 2017

GK Questions and Answers on Air Pollution:Smog

Smog is derived from smoke and fog which affects our health and in fact makes breathing difficult. It is formed by the mixture of air pollutants like nitrogen oxides, sulphur oxides etc. These questions will make the concept clearer and also help in various examination preparations.

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Publish Date : Feb 21, 2017

समाज के विभिन्न वर्गों के लिए प्रधानमंत्री द्वारा शुरू की गयी कल्याणकारी योजनायें

भारत विविधता में एकता के लिए प्रसिद्ध है, यही वजह है कि देश के नीति निर्माताओं को देश के हर नागरिक की जरूरतों को ध्यान में रखते हुए योजना बनाने की जरूरत होती है| इस बात की पुष्टि बेटी बचाओ बेटी पढ़ाओ योजना, सबला, कौशल विकास योजना, मनरेगा और सर्व शिक्षा अभियान आदि जैसे कार्यक्रमों के शुभारंभ से होती है|

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Publish Date : Dec 9, 2016

Prime Minister’s Plan for all Sections of the Country

India is famous for its unity in diversity that is why the policy makers of the country need to make plans for every citizens of the country. The same is also justified by the launch of programmes like Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Yojna, SABLA, Kaushal Vikas Yojna, MGNREGA and Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojna etc.

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Publish Date : Dec 8, 2016

Pan American Health Organisation: Inter-American System for Health

The Pan American Health Organisation was founded on December 2, 1902 as the health organization of the Inter-American System. The prime objective and mission of the organisation revolving around the improvement and the protection of the public health.

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Publish Date : Oct 13, 2016

Non-Governmental Organisations

A non-governmental organization (NGO) is a non-profit organisation which is task-oriented and driven by people with a common interest that organised at local, national or international level. It is diverse groups of organizations engaged in an extensive range of activities which is revolving around services like human rights, environment or health and humanitarianism. In 1945, the term "non-governmental organization" was firstly coined during the establishment year of United Nation Organisation.

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Publish Date : Sep 28, 2016

Ozone Depleting Substances

The Ozone Depleting Substances are those substances that damage the ozone layer. Ozone is a special form of oxygen, found in the stratosphere that encircling the Earth and absorbs most of the Sun's ultraviolet (UV) radiation. The Montreal Protocol is the first worldwide agreement designed to protect human health and the environment against the adverse effects of the depletion of the stratospheric ozone layer.

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Publish Date : Sep 16, 2016

List of Various Development and Employment Programmes in India – at a Glance

Every government launches various programmes to provide various kinds of facilities to its citizens. These programmes may be related to the field of education, health, electricity, employment and social upliftment of all the citizens. Examples of some programmes are: Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) and Digital India Programme etc.

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Publish Date : Sep 15, 2016

Union for International Cancer Control

The Union for International Cancer Control is a non-governmental organisation which was founded in 1933 to accelerate the fighting spirit of global health community against cancer.

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Publish Date : Sep 9, 2016

World Health Organisation (WHO): Purpose and Achievements

UN Economic and Social Council organised an international conference to counter formation of a single health institution which finally adopted the Constitution of World Health Organisation (WHO) on 22 July, 1946. The WHO came into existence on 7th April, 1948.

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Publish Date : Mar 18, 2016

List of important Drugs and Chemicals

Drugs (medicines) are something that treats, prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease. Two things make a drug important: Firstly, it is used to treat a large number of people with a range of health problems and; secondly, these drugs spurred the pharmaceutical industry to further research and innovation. It is manufactured or produce not only through the extraction of medicinal plant like aloe Vera, tulsi plant, garlic etc. but also through organic synthesis.

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Publish Date : Mar 1, 2016

मानव जीवन में रसायनशास्त्र का क्या महत्व है?

रसायनशास्त्र विज्ञान की वह शाखा है जिसमें पदार्थों के संघटन, संरचना, गुणों और रासायनिक प्रतिक्रिया के दौरान इनमें हुए परिवर्तनों का अध्ययन किया जाता है| स्वयं मानव शरीर भी रासायनिक संयोजन से बना है और मानव जीवन के लिए आवश्यक पर्यावरण भी रासायनिक तत्वों का ही मिश्रण है |

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Publish Date : Feb 12, 2016
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