Health

Pregnant and new mothers deprived of government-announced incentives

Thousands of women and their newborns are at risk as government-run health centres and hospitals across the country have stopped providing cash incentives for months due to lack of funds and coordination among government officials and ministries.

ARJUN PAUDEL, Mar 19 2019

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They have a degree, but they can’t find a job

Students of medical microbiology from Tribhuvan University Institute of Science and Technology are not licensed to work

ARJUN POUDEL, Mar 17 2019

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Here what it's like to live with hepatitis B

When I was 18, I tested positive for the hepatitis B virus. My diagnosis came when my late brother had a motorcycle accident and the resulting operation revealed to us that he had the virus.

SIJAN SHARMA, Mar 06 2019

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Health Ministry requests UNICEF for vitamin ‘A’ supplement

The Ministry of Health and Population has requested UNICEF for vitamin ‘A’ supplements to administer to children between the ages of six months to five years.

Arjun Poudel, Feb 26 2019

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