Bhopal, Aug 25 : Swine flu triggered panic here on Saturday, claiming one more life, as the number of cases are feared to be escalating.
According to media reports, the government has issued an alert in the state following the death of two people.
The Chief Medical and Health Officer (CMHO) Dr. Pankaj Shukla, said the virus has claimed four lives in the past months and a three-month pregnant woman who tested positive, died on Friday.
Bhopal, March 29 - A 37-year-old man has died of swine flu at a private hospital here, a doctor said Thursday.
Anil Hole, a resident of Saket Nagar was admitted to a hospital on March 25 with severe cold and lung congestion. When his condition deteriorated, he was moved to another hospital.
Bhopal, Jan 28 - A civic agency's tableau that showed a child bathing under a cold water tap despite in the winter chill during the Republic Day parade in Madhya Pradesh' Dewas district has created much heat. With ctivists fuming, the Dewas mayor has promised action against the officials concerned.
"The incident is not only an outcome of insensitivity towards children but disrespect for law," social activist Ajay Dubey told IANS.
Bhopal, Jan 4 : Around 73 percent children below six years in 10 slum localities in the financial capital of Madhya Pradesh are malnourished, reveals a survey conducted by an NGO.
Bhopal, Feb 22 : Barwani district of Madhya Pradesh saw 26 maternal deaths in nine months of 2010. Not only were the pregnant women routinely turned away from community health centres of their villages, they were even beaten and abused by nurses and health staff of the district hospital, a report released here Tuesday said.
Bhopal, Dec 24 : Madhya Pradesh tops the child mortality and malnutrition rates among children in the country, a central health ministry report has said.
The latest report of the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) says that Madhya Pradesh has also fared poor in the mother mortality rate, remaining behind three states.
Bhopal, Dec 16 : A doctor of Hamidia Hospital here got infected with the HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) from an accidental needle jab while treating a patient Tuesday night, hospital authorities said Thursday.
On Tuesday midnight, a patient in his 30s, was admitted to the hospital with a leg fracture. The doctor treating him while performing interlocking of the patient's bones got jabbed by an infected needle.
Bhopal, March 25 - With Madhya Pradesh reporting over 400 new HIV-AIDS cases in 2009, medical centres are to be set up in every district so that patients, especially rural ones, can get treatment without having to travel long distances.
The directive to create more Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) link centres was issued by Health Minister Anup Mishra. He also said grants to NGOs whose work was not evident should be stopped immediately.
Bhopal, Dec 2 - The Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre (BMHRC) set up in 2000, is a super-speciality hospital that raised many hopes among gas leak survivors. However, BMHRC suffers from a range of fundamental problems, activists say.
Bhopal, Dec 2 - More than 3,500 people died that night and 7,000 more in the next three days; and 25 years later, 6,000 people visit hospitals every day and about 120,000-150,000 people in the city continue to be ill. The Bhopal gas leak is a continuing tragedy told through countless tales from those who survived and those not even born on Dec 2/3, 1984.