TN takes precautionary measures to detect, monitor diphtheria cases

With diphtheria cases being detected in neighbouring States, the Department of Public Health (DPH) and Preventive Medicine in Tamilnadu has taken precautionary measures and instructed all paediatricians, ENT surgeons, general practitioners and obstetricians to closely monitor cases that come with conditions like fever and sore throat as these could be possible symptoms of diphtheria. Continue Reading

Public Health Dept says incidences of malaria have come down

The Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (DPH&PM) state that they have brought down incidence of malaria to the lowest in Tamilnadu. With 25 April being observed as World Malaria Day, ‘News Today’¬†speaks to field experts to know more. Continue Reading