New WHO-ITU standard aims to prevent hearing loss among 1.1 billion young people Geneva – Nearly 50% of people aged 12-35 years – or 1.1 billion young people – are at risk of hearing loss…
Researchers have developed a humanised mouse model to study liver cirrhosis development induced by hepatitis B virus infection.
The new drug, called AN12855, has several advantages over Isoniazid as Isoniazid requires conversion to its active form by a Mycobacterial enzyme, KatG, in order to kill the pathogen, which creates some problems.
Proton Therapy, a costly treatment for cancer patients will soon come into effect at newly built National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Haryana’s Jhajjar district, making it the first government-run hospital to offer the service.
Noted actress Shabana Azmi has been diagnosed with swine flu during a routine check-up for cough and cold. She is recuperating in the hospital.
Swiggy, on its part, apologised for the incident and suspended the outlet, pending further investigation by an external agency.
India calls for special measures to protect peacekeepers from IED hazards
Researchers have developed a drug capsule that could be used to deliver oral doses of insulin, potentially replacing injections for patients with Type-2 diabetes, says a new study.
New York, Feb 11. Researchers have discovered two genes that make some strains of harmful bacteria resistant to treatment by copper, which is a powerful and frequently used antibacterial agent, says a new study. The…
A novel method called stress cardiac MRI can not only diagnose heart disease, but can also predict which cases are potentially fatal, suggests a new research.
Do red velvet cheesecake, french fries or fish fries entice you but you refrain from eating those owing to the high-calories they contain? Take heart. Choosing these high-calorie options first might help you opt for a healthier meal later, says a new research.
Women’s hormonal cycles may not only make them prone to drug addiction but are also affected by triggers that lead to relapse, new research has found.
Health Notes : Lead in spices, herbal remedies, ceremonial powders is highly injurious, particularly for children
EPILEPSY : MYTHS AND FACTS. What precautions are important for people with seizures and epilepsy: atment for refractory epilepsy?
Making healthy lifestyle changes and managing chronic health conditions can reduce the chances of having a stroke. This infographic of US government describes six ways to decrease your stroke risk.
5 February 2019 – The World Health Organization (WHO) warns of increasing attacks on health facilities and workers in both frequency and scale. WHO has documented more than 41 attacks targeting health workers and facilities…
Study links psoriasis treatment and improvement in heart artery disease Washington, 05 Feb. Researchers have found that treating psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory skin disease, with biologic drugs that target immune system activity can reduce the…
CATS ambulance : idea is to reach with medical help much faster. Dial a motorbike ambulance in case of a heart attack
Medicine close to beating cancer, immunotherapy is not suitable or successful in treating all patients : Italian authority