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Novel drug may help tackle treatment-resistant cancers

New York, April 11 : A new class of drug that has the potential to help cancer patients, especially those suffering from breast cancer and who no longer ...
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FDA approves first contact lens that are colour-adapted to light

Washington, April 11 : The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared on Tuesday the first contact lens to incorporate an additive that automatically darkens the lens when ...
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Zinc oxide in canned foods may damage your digestive system

New York, April 10 : The next time you opt for canned foods such as corn, tuna, asparagus or chicken, think twice. They may contain zinc oxide that ...
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New blood test to predict TB onset two years in advance

Johannesburg, April 6 : Researchers have developed a new blood test that can more accurately predict the development of tuberculosis (TB) up to two years before its onset ...
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Tai Chi can boost respiratory function in COPD patients

Beijing, April 5 : Regularly practicing Tai Chi — an ancient Chinese martial art form — can help improve respiratory function in people with chronic breathing problems, according ...
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Delhi Budget: 12.7% allocation for health

New Delhi, March 22 : The Delhi government on Thursday allocated Rs 6,729 crore for the health sector in its 2018-19 budget, which is 12.7 per cent of ...
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New human antibody may improve malaria prevention efforts

New York, March 20 : Scientists have discovered a new human antibody that, when tested in mice, prevented malaria infection by binding a specific portion of a surface ...
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New mobile application can reduce stroke risk

London, March 17 : Researchers have developed a new mobile application that can detect atrial fibrillation, a leading cause of stroke, and can timely prevent heart-related complications. Atrial ...
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FDA to cut nicotine in cigarettes to minimum

Washington, March 16 : With the aim to tackle tobacco use and cigarette smoking in particular, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has “in a historic step” decided ...
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Indian companies contest plastic in water bottles study

New Delhi, March 16 : A day after a study claimed that 90 per cent of bottled water from leading brands is contaminated by microplastics, Indian bottling companies on ...
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90% bottled water brands contaminated globally

Washington, March 15 : With a market value of nearly $150 billion per year, bottled water from leading brands, including from India, have been found to be 90 per ...
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Pollution even when ‘safe’ slows down brain growth in kids

London, March 9 : Babies exposed to even “safe” levels of air pollution in the womb may be at an increased risk of having brain abnormalities that can ...
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DASH diet may reduce depression risk

New York, Feb 26 : People who eat vegetables, fruits and whole grains to reduce hypertension may also have lower rates of depression over time, a new study ...
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Demanding targets make employees sleep less than 6 hours : Assocham

New Delhi, Feb 26 : Nearly 56 per cent of corporate employees in India sleep less than six hours a day due to high stress levels that arise ...
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Stem cells may help to stay strong in old age

London, Feb 25 : Researchers have found how an unexpectedly high number of mutations in the stem cells of muscles impair cell regeneration. As we grow older, our ...
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Heart surgery in infants may cause deafness

New York, Feb 16 :  Children who have undergone heart surgery as infants may risk hearing loss by the age of four, in addition to poor language skills and ...
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Germany proposes free public transport to lower urban emissions

Berlin, Feb 14 : The German government has made a proposal to introduce free public transportation as a radical measure to lower nitrogen oxide pollution in cities. At least ...
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2 lakh foreigners availed healthcare facilities in India in 2016

New Delhi: More than 2 lakh foreigners,including 1,678 Pakistanis and 296 Americans, availed healthcare facilities in India in 2016, signalling the country’s growing reputation as a popular medical ...
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Stem cell transplants bring new hope for lung patients

Beijing, Feb 10 : Chinese scientists, in a breakthrough, have regenerated a patient’s damaged lungs using stem cell transplants, a development that can lead to treatments for chronic lung ...
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This UV light safely kills airborne flu virus: Study

New York, Feb 10 : Researchers have found that continuous low doses of “far ultraviolet C” (far-UVC) light can kill airborne flu viruses without harming human tissues. According to ...
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Delhi-NCR generates 5,900 tonnes medical waste annually: Assocham

New Delhi, Feb 8 : With an increase in the number of healthcare facilities, Delhi, Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad collectively generate over 5,900 tonnes of medical waste annually, ...
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Protein that may improve survival during flu identified

New York, Feb 8 : Researchers have identified a protein that modifies the immune response to the flu and may also help reduce lung inflammation and improve survival during ...
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Novel blood test may help you measure your heart health

London, Feb 8 : Researchers have found a new blood test that could provide a clue as to why some patients are at a higher risk of cardiovascular disease ...
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Acne may lead to increased risk of depression

Toronto, Feb 7 : Acne problem? You may be at higher risk of depression as researchers have found that patients with acne have significantly increased risk of developing major ...
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ICMR, Pfizer to set up centre to combat Antimicrobial Resistance

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and American pharmaceutical firm Pfizer have announced a partnership to set up a centre aimed at combating growing Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) ...
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A first for Indian: NITI Aayog’s Vinod Paul to receive WHO prize

In a first for an Indian, NITI Aayog Member Vinod Paul has been chosen to receive WHO’s prestigious Ihsan Dogramaci Family Health Foundation Prize for his services in ...
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India among 5 worst nations in curbing environmental pollution

Davos, Jan 24 : A new green index has ranked India the fourth worst country worldwide in curbing environmental pollution. According to the latest global Environmental Performance Index ...
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Antibiotics need to be manufactured, marketed responsibly: Expert

Davos, Jan 24 : Besides developing new medicines and vaccines, pharmaceutical companies must also manufacture and market antibiotics responsibly so that they do not cause damage to the ...
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UP to notify state’s first health policy soon: Official

Lucknow, Jan 23 : The Uttar Pradesh government is in the process of finalizing the state’s first-ever state health policy and it is likely to be notified after ...
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New blood test may help early detection of 8 cancers

Sydney, Jan 19 : A new blood test that can help in the early diagnoses of eight common cancers before they spread and risk patients’ chances of survival ...
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Computer-based optical method detects early stage cervical cancer

Kolkata, Dec 28: A computer-based optical method, developed by Indian scientists, can pin-point precancerous cervical cells and healthy cells, thereby providing early indications of cervical cancer. The optical ...
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UN warns of severe health risks from electronic/electrical waste in India

United Nations, Dec 14: The UN has warned about the health and environmental dangers from the processing of e-waste — the discarded electronic and electrical material — by ...
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Marijuana may not aid patients fighting opioid addiction

New York, Dec 4: Frequent marijuana use may not help manage pain, depression and anxiety among patients in treatment for opioid addiction, finds a study. Patients in medication-assisted ...
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How to Tackle Stress with Few Tips

Chandigarh, December 1: By Sneha Addiwal Stress the word itself a horrifying one, can make anyone think one’s again on the ongoing troubling situation that what actually going ...
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India recorded 6% of global malaria cases in 2016: WHO

New Delhi, Nov 29: India recorded six per cent of the world’s new malaria cases in 2016 which stood at 216 million, according to the World Malaria Report ...
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Drinking coffee may cut death risk in kidney disease patients

London, Nov 4 : Want to live longer? Charge up on your cup of coffee. According to a study, caffeine consumption may prolong the lifespan of patients with ...
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High Vitamin D levels in childhood may cut diabetes risk

New York, Oct 24 : Children who receive higher levels of Vitamin D during infancy and childhood may be significantly at a lower risk of developing islet autoimmunity ...
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Inadequate physical activity may boost genetic risk of obesity

London, Oct 22 : Researchers have found that low levels of physical activity and inefficient sleep patterns may intensify the effects of genetic risk factors for obesity. “We ...
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Staying in shape may increase your lifespan

London, Oct 14 : Want to live a long life? Reducing excess weight and staying in shape may prolong life expectancy by two months, researchers suggested. The study ...
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Nepal ahead of India, South Asian neighbours in reducing hunger

Kathmandu, Oct 14 : Nepal is several notches ahead of India and its other South Asian neighbours in the campaign to reduce hunger, according to the Global Hunger ...
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DNA-based Zika vaccine found effective in early human trial

New York, Oct 5 : An experimental DNA-based vaccine has demonstrated both safety and the ability to elicit an immune response against Zika virus in humans, according to ...
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India registers significant decline in infant mortality rate

New Delhi: India has registered a significant decline in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR). According to the just released SRS bulletin, IMR of India has declined by three points ...
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Detecting prostate cancer through urine sample

New York, Sep 25 : Researchers at the University of Texas at San Antonio are working towards developing a non-invasive method to detect prostate cancer through urine sample. ...
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Waste dumping in rivers leading to antibiotic resistance: Experts

Kolkata, Sep 18 : A team of experts from India and Sweden has flagged concerns over uncontrolled dumping of partly treated/untreated urban waste into rivers — leading to ...
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India needs more optometrists to address preventable blindness

Hyderabad, Sep 14 : As many as 10 crore Indians suffering from blindness-related ailments have no access to a pair of glasses, mainly due to lack of optometrists ...
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90 fossil fuel firms contributed half of global temperature rise: Study

New Delhi, Sep 10 : Emissions by 90 largest carbon producers contributed almost half of global surface temperature increase and roughly 30 per cent of global sea level ...
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Cow’s milk harmful for toddlers below one year

New Delhi, Sep 10 : Feeding cow’s milk to toddlers below the age of one year is a growing factor behind allergic diseases, including in the respiratory and ...
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Bengaluru start-ups tackle mental health issues with technology

Bengaluru, Sep 7 : At a time when India is listed as being home to among the most depressed citizens of the world, Bengaluru has been witnessing a ...
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Doctors go on mass leave in UP’s Farrukhabad

Lucknow, Sep 5 : Upset over charges brought against senior doctors of a state-run hospital in Uttar Pradesh’s Farrukhabad, where 49 infants died within a month, all government ...
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UP police arrest key accused Dr. Kafeel Khan in Gorakhpur tragedy

Lucknow, Sep 2 : Kafeel Khan, the head of the encephalitis wing in BRD hospital in Gorakhpur and one of the key accused in the deaths of over ...
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Goa health facility ties up with Mumbai’s Jaslok hospital

Panaji, Sep 2 : The V.M. Salgaocar hospital in south Goa has tied up with prestigious Mumbai-based Jaslok hospital for providing healthcare services in the coastal state related ...
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Dark chocolate with olive oil may boost good cholesterol, cut BP

London, Aug 30 : Want to keep your heart healthy? Eating dark chocolates enriched with extra virgin olive oil may boost the level of “good” cholesterol as well ...
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Private hospital doctors protest violence against medical professionals

Kolkata, Aug 26, A section of private hospital doctors launched a day-long protest here on Saturday against what they say is a series of “relentless violence against doctors ...
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E-cigarettes are better than tobacco cigarettes

New Delhi, Aug 25, An outright ban on e-cigarettes without collecting any research data may put public health in India at greater risk, experts have warned. While tobacco-associated ...
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Malnutrition, alcoholism behind rise of TB in South India

Puducherry, Aug 24 : Malnutrition and alcoholism are the key drivers of tuberculosis (TB) epidemic in southern India, a research based on Puducherry and Tamil Nadu has revealed. ...
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‘Alarmingly high’ arsenic level found in Pakistan groundwater

Washington, Aug 24 : An “alarmingly high” level of arsenic contamination was found in groundwater in Pakistan, putting up to 60 million people at risk of serious diseases ...
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Mammography from 40 may reduce breast cancer deaths by 40%

New York, Aug 21 : Starting annual screening for breast cancer from age 40 may help reduce deaths due to the disease by nearly 40 per cent, researchers ...
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Scientists identify bacteria that boosts athletic performance

New York, Aug 21 : Tapping into the microbiome of runners and rowers, scientists have identified a bacteria that inhabits their digestive tracts and may aid in athletic ...
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Excess workout, steroids leading to infertility among men

New Delhi, Aug 17 : A combination of intense workout, which has become a daily trend for many men, along with consumption of steroids is becoming a rising ...
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High-intensity exercise may help combat diabetes risk

London, Aug 17 : Indulging in high-intensity interval training may be an efficient, effective way of reducing the risk of developing diabetes, especially among women. Type 2 diabetes ...
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Loss of smell could warn of Alzheimer’s disease

Toronto, Aug 17 : Inability to distinguish between the smell of a lemon and petrol could point to the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, new research suggests. It ...
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Multicolour MRIs could improve disease diagnosis

New York, Aug 17 : Researchers have developed a method that could make magnetic resonance imaging – MRI – multicolour and help improve disease diagnosis. Current MRI techniques ...
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More pesticide-contaminated eggs detected in S.Korea

Seoul, Aug 17 : Eggs from 23 more farms in South Korea has been found contaminated with harmful pesticides, authorities announced on Thursday. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food ...
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Liver inflammation may raise risk of heart diseases

London, Aug 15 : Inflammation in the liver can play a key role in the development of fat accumulation in the arteries, cause blood clots as well as ...
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Average life expectancy exceeds 72 years in Russia

Moscow, Aug 15 : For the first time, the average life expectancy in Russia exceeded 72 years, Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets has said. “In the first half ...
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Breast cancer may kill 76,000 Indian women a year by 2020

Dubai, Aug 15 : Lack of early diagnosis of breast cancer may kill 76,000 Indian women in a year by 2020, says a study, one of whose researchers ...
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Azam Khan seeks CBI probe into Gorakhpur tragedy

Lucknow, Aug 14 : Senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Mohd Azam Khan on Monday demanded a CBI probe into the deaths of over 65 children at the Baba ...
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Varun Gandhi pledges Rs 5 cr for UP hospital

New Delhi, Aug 14 : In view of the Gorakhpur tragedy in Uttar Pradesh that claimed many infants lives, BJP leader Varun Gandhi on Monday pledged Rs 5 ...
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New blood test may improve cancer treatment

New York, Aug 14 : Stanford University scientists have developed a new type of low-cost blood test that has the potential for quickly tracking cancer growth and spread. ...
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UN declares Somalia free of polio

Mogadishu, Aug 14 : The UN World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Sunday it had not recorded any case of polio disease in Somalia in the last three ...
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Common soap chemical exposure during pregnancy may harm babies in womb

New York, Aug 12 : Exposure to environmental levels of triclocarban (TCC), an antibacterial chemical common in personal care products like soaps and lotions as well as in ...
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A handful of almonds daily may boost your good cholesterol

New York, Aug 12 : Munching about a handful of almonds daily may help boost the level of good cholesterol in the body as well as improve its ...
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Australian scientists make breakthrough over miscarriage prevention

Sydney, Aug 10 : Australian researchers have discovered a dietary supplement which can prevent miscarriages, and many different types of birth defects for pregnant women. The discovery, announced ...
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Probiotics benefits may be overstated, says study

San Francisco, Aug 8 : There is no clear evidence that probiotics, the “friendly” bacteria strain of lactobacillus, prevent eczema — a frequent precursor to asthma, a study ...
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UK pledges $131 mn for global efforts to eradicate polio

London, Aug 4 : The UK has pledged 100 million pounds ($131 million) to the global fight against polio, in an attempt to eradicate the disease by 2020, ...
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Ebola can persist in survivor’s semen 2 years after infection

New York, Aug 3 : Researchers have found that the Ebola virus can persist in the semen of survivors more than two years after the onset of the ...
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The Soft Drink Melodrama—–Moderation is the Key

There is hardly anyone among us who doesn’t fall for those seemingly-refreshing, sugary soft drinks (fondly called the cold drink), which actually lead to severe health issues like ...
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Britain’s NHS to recruit 21,000 mental health workers

London, Aug 1 : At least 21,000 staff are to be recruited by the National Health Service (NHS) in Britain to boost the country’s mental health service, Health ...
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‘South Africa has highest HIV prevalence rate’

Cape Town, Aug 1 : The estimated overall HIV prevalence rate is approximately 12.6 per cent among the South African population, the highest prevalence in the world, Statistics ...
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World Congress of Optometry to focus on preventable blindness

Hyderabad, July 25 : The second World Congress of Optometry, scheduled to be held here in September, will deliberate preventable blindness, refractive error and vision care as an ...
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Spanish scientists discover potential anti-Zika drug

Murcia (Spain), July 23 : Researchers from a southeastern Spanish university announced the discovery of a molecule that could be used as a potential drug to fight the ...
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Just a minute’s running daily may boost bone health

London, July 18 : Want to improve your bone health? Running — a high-intensity and weight-bearing physical activity — for just one to two minutes each day may ...
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Zika infection unlikely to get worse due to prior dengue

New York, July 15 : People who are infected by Zika virus after having dengue fever do not appear to become more severely ill than people with Zika ...
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Yoga may protect against memory decline in old age

New York, July 14 : Doing yoga for a long time could change the structure of your brain and protect it against cognitive decline in old age, suggests ...
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Uttarakhand records two swine flu deaths

Dehradun, July 14 : Two persons have died in the Uttarakhand capital here due to swine flu, an official said on Friday. One of them was being treated ...
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Chemicals in plastic linked to chronic diseases in men

Canberra, July 13 : Potentially harmful chemicals found in everyday plastic have been linked to the prevalence of chronic diseases in men, Australian researchers said on Thursday. Scientists ...
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Heroin use in Australian city hits 20-year high

Melbourne, July 13 : Heroin use in Australia’s Melbourne city have hit a 20-year high due to the plummeting price of the drug, it was revealed on Thursday. ...
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Children conceived via IVF just as healthy as peers

Melbourne, July 12 : Children conceived by in vitro fertilization (IVF) are as healthy as their naturally-conceived peers, according to a study published on Wednesday. The study, compiled ...
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Government launches injectible contraceptives for population control

New Delhi, July 11 : Stressing upon maintaining quality in service delivery of family planning products, the Health Ministry on Tuesday launched a slew of initiatives, including injectible ...
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Malaria drug shows promise in Zika treatment

New York, July 11 : A drug already in use to treat malaria and certain autoimmune diseases in pregnant women has shown promise in reducing transmission of Zika virus ...
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Diabetes, sleep apnoea may accelerate risk of eye disease

London, July 10 : Diabetes patients who are also suffering from obstructive sleep apnoea may be at greater risk of developing a common form of eye disease leading to ...
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5-year jail mooted for flouting medical waste disposal rules

New Delhi, July 8 : Failure to dispose of medical waste as per the new rules will attract a jail term of five years or a fine of Rs ...
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WHO vaccinates 30 million Africans against Ebola

Kigali, June 29 : More than 30 million people, the majority in Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo, have been vaccinated against Ebola, a UN agency said. The ...
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Nothing sweet about it: Chandigarh’s poor have more diabetics than the rich

Chandigarh, June 28 : First it was the bitter news of losing its second slot among the top 10 cleanest cities in the country. Now, Chandigarh has to live ...
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Bioengineers create durable device for diabetes monitoring

New York, June 25 : Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, at The University of Texas have developed a durable and versatile wearable diagnostic tool that measures three diabetes-related compounds ...
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Having smartphone within reach reduces brain power: Study

New York, June 24 : Having a smartphone within sight or within easy reach – even if it is switched off – can reduce your ability to focus and ...
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Portable sink to help campers maintain hygiene

London, June 23 : Forget wet-wipes and hand gels, campers could soon have a portable sink to carry wherever they go and clean off mud, dirt and sweat in ...
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Men gain weight after marriage

London, June 22 : Putting paid to the idea that married couples have better physical health because of increased social support, a new study has found that marriage actually ...
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Australian dies after catching rare disease from mosquitoes

Melbourne, June 22 : An Australian man died on Thursday after catching a rare mosquito-borne disease while on holiday overseas. The 60-year-old Victoria state resident contracted Japanese encephalitis while ...
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Australians to use chest scans to detect early lung cancer

Melbourne, June 20 : Thousands of Australian smokers will be subjected to regular chest scans in an attempt to uncover cancer at the earliest possible stage, it was announced ...
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Shortage of 3 lakh yoga instructors in India: Assocham

New Delhi, June 19 : At present, India is facing a shortage of about 3 lakh yoga instructors as against the requirement of over 5 lakh yoga practitioners, a ...
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New experimental Ebola vaccine found safe in humans

Toronto, June 19 : Canadian researchers in a clinical trial have developed a vaccine for disease caused by Ebola virus. The study found that the recombinant vesicular stomatitis virus-Zaire ...
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Eating walnuts may help control appetite

New York, June 16 : Individuals who regularly consume walnuts, salmon and canola oil — rich in polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs) — are likely to experience hormonal changes that can ...
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Six US pregnant women test positive for Zika

Washington, June 16 : Six pregnant women in Texas were tested positive for Zika, the first cases of the mosquito-borne disease to be reported in the US this year. ...
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Broccoli can help manage diabetes: Study

London, June 15 : Consuming extracts of broccoli — a cruciferous vegetable rich in vitamins, fibre and disease-fighting phytochemicals — may help people with Type 2 diabetes to manage ...
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Western diet, gene may fuel risk of Alzheimer’s

New York, June 14 : Consuming a western diet that is high in cholesterol, fat and sugar may influence the development of Alzheimer’s disease in people who carry a ...
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Vitamin A deficiency may increase TB risk

New York, June 13 : People with low levels of vitamin A living with individuals sick with tuberculosis (TB) may be 10 times more likely to develop the disease ...
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New robotic device may improve stroke survivors’ mobility

Seoul, June 11 : Researchers have developed a new robotic tool that may in combination with standard rehabilitation programme improve the mobility of patients surviving a stroke. Stroke, known ...
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Brazil’s stressed out shantytown dwellers to do yoga

Brasilia, June 12 : A new programme is introducing people in some shantytowns in Rio de Janeiro to yoga, teaching residents of some of Brazil’s poorest areas how to ...
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Even back pain may increase risk of suicide

New York, June 12 : Several physical health conditions, including ailments such as back pain, diabetes, and heart disease, are associated with an increased risk of suicide, says a ...
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Yemen cholera toll reaches 859: WHO

Sanaa, June 12 : The World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that the toll in the cholera outbreak in Yemen has reached 859, with 70 new deaths reported in the ...
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Owning a dog may make elderly more active

London, June 9 : Owning a dog may help older adults meet physical activity levels recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO) of at least 150 minutes of moderate ...
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Eating red onions may help combat cancer

Toronto, June 9 : Dark red onions, known as the richest source of dietary flavonoids, may help fight off cancer of the colon and breast, a researcher has suggested. ...
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Low-fat milk consumption linked to Parkinson’s

New York, June 9 : People who consumed more than one serving per day of skim and low-fat milk, had a 39 per cent greater chance of developing Parkinson’s ...
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An egg a day may spurt growth in kids

New York, June 7 : Eating an egg a day can significantly increase growth and reduce stunting by 47 per cent in young children, finds a study. “Eggs can ...
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Scientists begin trial of radiation injections for cancers

Melbourne, June 7 : Australian scientists began a clinical trial of injecting radiotherapy to combat aggressive breast cancer, media reported on Wednesday. Women suffering from the most aggressive types ...
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Government starts course to better deal with medical emergencies

New Delhi, June 7 : With an aim to equip people to deal with medical emergencies better, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare J.P. Nadda on Tuesday launched ...
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Sri Lanka, China sign MoU on kidney hospital

Colombo, June 7 : Sri Lanka and China have signed a MoU to construct a hospital for kidney patients in the island nation’s North Central province. The National Nephrology ...
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Sleeping more during weekends may up heart disease

New York, June 5 : Do you tend to sleep more on weekends than on week days? Beware, you are more likely to experience ‘social jet lag,’ which is ...
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Late night meals can increase weight, cholesterol levels

New York, June 3 : Eating late at night could cause several health problems including weight gain and increase in insulin and cholesterol levels, show the initial results of ...
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Early life stress may up binge eating in females

New York, June 1 : Stress during pregnancy may cause female children to exhibit binge-eating-like behaviour in adulthood, a study conducted on mice has showed. Although stressed mothers passed ...
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Eye care needs in Bhopal gas tragedy survivors still unmet

Kolkata, June 1 : Over three decades after the horrific Bhopal gas tragedy, there are still unmet eye-care needs among the survivors of the catastrophe, considered the world’s worst ...
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Smoking during pregnancy may damage babies’ liver

London, May 31 : Smoking cigarettes during pregnancy is likely to cause damage to foetal organs, especially to the liver, and may do lasting harm, revealed a study. The ...
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Maternal stress may up ADHD risk in kids later

London, May 31 : Long-term stressful situations during pregnancy increases stress hormone, which may raise the risk of babies’ developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or cardiovascular disease ...
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Novel HIV test to detect hidden virus faster

New York, May 30 : American researchers, including one of Indian origin, have developed a test that is sensitive enough to detect “hidden” HIV and yet is faster, ...
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Inter-state kidney racket busted in Delhi, four held

New Delhi, May 26 : Four persons, including a woman, members of an inter-state kidney racket, have been arrested here, the police said on Friday. The arrests came ...
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Just one alcoholic drink a day ups breast cancer risk: Study

Washington, May 23 : Drinking just one glass of wine or other alcoholic drink a day can increase breast cancer risk, reveals a major new report that analysed data ...
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Trump aims for big cuts in healthcare, anti-poverty programs

Washington, May 23 : US President Donald Trump will propose big cuts in the Medicaid public healthcare program as well as in other anti-poverty programs that provide a safety-net ...
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