Guleria added further that it is important for all of us and specially for men to understand that it is something which is normal, logical and there should be no stigma attached to it.
May 29, 2022
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has congratulated the health, women & child development and mission shakti departments for the achievement.
May 27, 2022
New York : Dementia cases are expected to rise by over 150 million by 2050, which is about…
January 9, 2022
Based on the data the expected efficacy of Sputnik V with Sputnik Light booster against Omicron infection could be more than 80 per cent, the statement said.
December 17, 2021
As per the HWC portal, 80,545 AB-HWCs, including 54,507 SHC-HWCs, 21,830 PHC-HWCs and 4,208 UPHC-HWCs are operationalised as on December 2, she added.
December 11, 2021
The South African doctor who first sounded the alarm on the Omicron variant of the coronavirus said that its symptoms…
November 29, 2021
For every dollar invested in toilets and sanitation, up to five dollars is returned in saved medical costs, better health, increased productivity, education and jobs, the UN Chief said.
November 20, 2021
The study, however, showed that despite the heavy emotional toll caused by lockdowns and home learning, most children remained well connected to their primary schools, rating relationships with staff positively.
November 7, 2021
Air pollution may have detrimental heart-related effects in people with kidney disease, according to new research. Air pollution…
November 6, 2021
If you want to keep your immune system strong for fighting cardiovascular diseases or cancer, start taking natural…
September 7, 2021
Citing that it has given enough time to the government to implement its orders, the bench said, "Now we want to look towards where we stand, should there be a third wave".
August 9, 2021
Meanwhile, 2,03,562 people, including 95,868 above 45 years and 1,02,783 in the 18-44 years age group were vaccinated across the state during the day.
July 13, 2021
One night of sleep loss is enough to disrupt your day-to-day mental and physical well-being, according to a…
July 11, 2021
Patients waited significantly longer before presenting to hospital during the pandemic compared to 2019 (a median of 858 versus 386 minutes, respectively).
June 29, 2021
Over 60% women actively took to yoga during the pandemic and say that they found it to be the best form of exercise to help beat the blues, given the lockdown conditions
June 20, 2021
Greasy body soils and dirt can become embedded between the fibres of your pillowcases, especially if they are not washed on a regular basis.
June 18, 2021
The CTS recommends that people under 60 who received an initial dose of AstraZeneca be given a different vaccine for their second dose, Locatelli said, adding that this move represents "an excess of caution".
June 12, 2021
Regretting that many government doctors also work in private hospitals, clinics and nursing homes, the minister said as a result, marginal and poor patients were deprived of their timely service and treatment.
June 3, 2021
"These effects were stronger among women and younger people," the study says. "More attention should be paid to the needs of women in particular, as they are significantly more vulnerable."
May 30, 2021
He mentioned that India believes that this alone may not be enough and must be supplemented by all multilateral and bilateral platforms in accelerating coordinated action focused on equitable access to vaccines while also ensuring fair and transparent pricing.
May 20, 2021
London, May 17 : Israel-based researchers have found an online market of fake vaccine and test certificates with…
May 17, 2021
Washington: Patients diagnosed with post-COVID-19 syndrome, also known as ‘PCS’, ‘COVID-19 long-haul syndrome’ and ‘Post-Acute Sequelae of SARS…
May 13, 2021
Breathing exercises are a great way to develop the lungs as they improve lung muscles, clear out any…
May 12, 2021
New Delhi/Mumbai: The Tata Memorial Centre, which provides life-saving service to cancer patients, is also sourcing and allocating…
May 10, 2021
The drug is effective when taken orally and the dosage is one tablet twice daily after food for 14 days.
May 1, 2021
At least eight COVID-19 patients admitted in the ICU of Batra hospital in Delhi’s Mehrauli died on Saturday…
May 1, 2021
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held a high-level review meet amid a worrying spike in Covid cases across the country.
April 5, 2021
"Rare gene variants are the dark matter of the human genome," said Rudolph Tanzi, director of the hospital's Genetics and Ageing Research Unit.
April 2, 2021
The accumulation of tau is faster in patients who already have a pathological accumulation of beta-amyloid, and are in the early phase of the disease.
March 26, 2021
Amid the continuous spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in different parts of the world, World Health Organisation’s chief…
March 17, 2021
Quality sleep -- and getting enough of it at the right times -- is as essential to survival as food and water, says Sibasish Dey, Head, Medical Affairs, Asia and Latin America, ResMed.
March 16, 2021
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that there were 138 more deaths taking the overall toll to 1,56,705.
February 27, 2021
The results noted that unlike natural asymptomatic/mild infection, SARS-CoV-2 vaccines appear to drive robust immune responses.
February 22, 2021
“India has flattened its COVID19 graph- 146 districts have no new cases since last 7 days, 18 districts since 14 days, 6 districts since 21 days and 21 districts since the last 28 days”
January 28, 2021
New York: Researchers have discovered that SARS-CoV-2 can directly infect the central nervous system and have begun to…
January 14, 2021
Under the National Health Mission, 833 specialists and medical officers and 4,212 paramedical, 205 ministerial staff and 14 Class IV have been recruited.
January 3, 2021
A new strain of the coronavirus has emerged in the UK sparking off serious panic in many countries, including India. The new strain of Covid-19, code-named as B.1.1.7, has been widely tracked in the UK in the recent times.
December 31, 2020
On December 9, the Subject Expert Committee had asked the SII and Bharat Biotech to submit more data and information to get approval.
December 30, 2020
According to officials, 1,200 people came to Telangana from the UK since December 9. Of them, 926 were identified and Covid tests were conducted on them.
December 26, 2020
Each person had a baseline diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment; 72 progressed to Alzheimer’s disease while 267 remained stable.
November 27, 2020
As many as 134 million people in India, with more women at risk, could be afflicted with diabetes by 2045 due to reduced physical activity and poor diet.
November 24, 2020
New Delhi: A pilot study on genetic research done by the Institute of Medical Genetics & Genomics of…
November 7, 2020
He also reiterated the government's commitment to vaccinate 20-25 crore citizens, including those involved in frontline healthcare by mid-2021.
November 5, 2020
Delhi has reported record jumps of over 5,000 Covid-19 cases for the past two days. It reported 5,673 cases on Wednesday and 5,739 on Thursday.
October 30, 2020
According to the data, the number of dengue cases in October stood at 223; in September it was 188 and in August 47.
October 28, 2020
This year, the initiative is being supported by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the International Association for Suicide Prevention, and United for Global Mental Health.
October 5, 2020
New Delhi, Sep 26 : Respiratory disorders caused by Covid-19 have taken a centre-stage during the pandemic, overshadowing…
September 26, 2020
The number of Covid-19 cases in the national capital is witnessing a major spike.
September 14, 2020
A month ago, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) had also conducted a trial for the plasma therapy on COVID-19 patients. The trial results revealed that the therapy did not show much clinical benefit in reducing fatality risk caused due to the virus.
September 12, 2020
According to the experts, workers and equipment involved in the collection and transportation of Covid-19 samples could act as a source of infection.
September 6, 2020
Bengaluru, Sep 4 : Congress’ Karnataka unit President D.K. Shivakumar is back in a hospital after the leader,…
September 4, 2020
London : A new study has claimed that young adults aged between 16 and 24 may have a…
September 4, 2020
New Delhi, Aug 8 : Currently, India is experiencing the worst phase in its fight against Covid-19 with…
August 9, 2020
New Delhi, July 28 : After Delhi seemed to be overwhelmed by the Covid-19 catastrophe, a respite may…
July 28, 2020
The findings suggest that both brans have the capacity to create a favourable environment in the gut by supporting the growth of beneficial microbes.
July 6, 2020
New Delhi, July 4 : A good vaccine usually takes at least 18 months, before it could be…
July 4, 2020
New Delhi : Many women have complained about irregular and painful periods during this period of self isolation…
June 14, 2020
For the sixth consecutive day, the number of recoveries (1,62,378) remained higher than the active ones (1,49,348).
June 14, 2020
"Between 20 and 30 per cent of patients who died with Covid-19 have been reported to have diabetes," the study showed.
June 13, 2020
New York, May 30 : Global pharmaceutical major Pfizer believes that a vaccine to prevent Covid-19 could be…
May 30, 2020
Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare offers enhanced patient engagement, empower health team collaboration and improve operational and clinical data insights.
May 20, 2020
These announcements were made under Prime Minister's mega stimulus package amounting to 10 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP).
May 17, 2020
Sorrento said STI-1499 will likely be the first antibody in the antibody cocktail (COVI-SHIELD) it is developing.
May 16, 2020
Singh was brought to the AIIMS at 8.45 p.m. on Saturday. The former Prime Minister was subjected to several medical tests, including the one to determine whether he was infected with the deadly coronavirus.
May 12, 2020
London, May 11 : An analysis of more than half a million women has revealed that early mammography…
May 11, 2020
The researchers found that less sleep linked to an 83 per cent higher chance or anger, 62 per cent increased risk of depressed mood, and 41 per cent higher risk of anxiety.
May 6, 2020
QSRs will be among the first beneficiaries of the recovery in discretionary consumption after the sharp slowdown due to the nationwide lockdown.
May 6, 2020
New York, May 5 : An Indian-American scientist-led team from the University of Missouri has found that four…
May 5, 2020
New Delhi/Raipur, May 3 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has urged the Prime Minister to include policemen,…
May 3, 2020
The kits, according to the Health Department, were totest the presence of coronavirus antibodies.
April 24, 2020
London, April 22 : The UK should not expect a “sudden” decline in the number of coronavirus cases…
April 23, 2020
London, April 18 : Women are more likely to die early after heart attack than men because they…
April 20, 2020
Reacting to the death of doctors treating COVID patients, he said, "Doctors are always at a higher risk as they are in close contact with the patients. The virus load increases when the patient reaches the ICUs."
April 18, 2020
Infected patients in Noida have been sent for quarantine and under observation.
April 15, 2020
"More than 2,270 people have died of Ebola — around two-thirds of the outbreak's reported infections. In addition, more than 70 responders and people with the disease were injured in targeted attacks by armed groups," the report mentioned.
April 11, 2020
His wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, 72, was also tested and did not have the virus, but also began self-isolating.
March 30, 2020
He added: "And way number one, it's making us feel like a global family. We're all connected in a way," reports aceshowbiz.com.
March 30, 2020
New Delhi, March 25 : As health officials the world over warn that older adults and people with…
March 26, 2020
The Congress leader said that that wage welfare boards have collected cess of Rs 49,688 crore till March 2019 but spent only Rs 19,379 crore till that time.
March 25, 2020
As many as 13,049 people have lost their lives across the globe and the deadly virus has affected 3.7 lakh people.
March 22, 2020
The AIIMS Director advised people to wash their hands thoroughly and frequently with soap to avoid corona infection. "One can also use sanitizers in case you don't have a soap," he said.
March 14, 2020
Health authorities have issued advisories asking people not to undertake unnecessary travel and avoid large gatherings.
March 13, 2020
Earlier in the day, Bolsonaro cancelled his attendance at an event in Mossoro, Rio Grande do Norte state, reportedly due to concerns over the pandemic.
Sa far, 890 evacuees from COVID19 affected countries have been discharged after 14-day isolation and having tested negative as per protocols, said the ministry.
The first death in India due to coronavirus infection has been reported in Karnataka. The Health Ministry has confirmed 76 coronavirus cases in India so far.
The infection spreads rapidly through a population, reaching a peak and then subsiding almost equally rapidly once there are no new people to infect.
March 12, 2020
The positive cases include two from Ladakh with travel history to Iran and one from Tamil Nadu with travel history to Oman. All the cases are stable.
March 7, 2020
The Delhi government on Thursday advised head of departments (HoDs), autonomous bodies and municipal corporations to suspend the…
March 5, 2020
Globally, a total of 90,893 cases of COVID-19 infections and 3,110 deaths, mostly in China, have been reported.
March 4, 2020
One has a history of travel to Indonesia and Singapore last week with his family, while another has a travel history to Bali.
March 4, 2020
He also said that two high-level committees were monitoring the situation on a daily basis and were fully geared up to take appropriate measures.
March 4, 2020
Ministry of Health says the patient had a travel history of Italy. Another case has been reported from Telangana.
March 2, 2020
Geneva, Feb 29 : The World Health Organisation (WHO) has outlined 10 basic personal prevention measures against COVID-19,…
February 29, 2020
Geneva, Feb 21 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that preliminary results from clinical trials of…
February 21, 2020
New Delhi, Feb 17 : The prices of generic drugs in India are likely to go up due…
February 17, 2020
New Delhi, Feb 7 : India had offered to evacuate people from all the neighbouring countries while bringing…
February 7, 2020
New Delhi/Beijing, Feb 5 : A person infected with the Novel Coronavirus 2019-nCoV, may not necessarily show any…
February 5, 2020
Gandhi was on Sunday rushed to the hospital for a check-up after complaining of "uneasiness".
February 3, 2020
China's death toll from the new coronavirus increased to 361 on Monday, surpassing the number of fatalities of its SARS crisis two decades ago.
February 3, 2020
New Delhi, Feb 1: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman allocated Rs 69000 crore including Rs 6400 crore for…
February 1, 2020
New Delhi, Feb 1 Amid fears of novel coronavirus, two more suspected cases of coronavirus have come to…
February 1, 2020
Hubei is suffering from a "severe shortage" of medical supplies to face the disease, said its governor, Wang Xiaodong.
January 31, 2020
Mumbai: A 36-year-old man fourth person has been admitted in the isolation ward of a civic-run hospital on…
January 27, 2020
Jaipur, Jan 16 : Sawai Man Singh Hospital (SMS Hospital) in Jaipur became the first government hospital of…
January 16, 2020
New Delhi: High level of air pollution may be weakening the bones of Indians, in addition to increasing…
January 5, 2020
Sitharaman said that the private sector share in the overall infrastructure is expected to reach 30 per cent by 2025.
December 31, 2019
London: In a good news for coffee lovers, researchers have found that coffee can help reduce the risk…
December 18, 2019
Researchers have found that a protein that regulates white blood cells in the human brain could protect against…
December 14, 2019
New York: People who sleep nine or more hours per night are 23 per cent more likely to…
December 12, 2019
Sydney, Dec 9 : Researchers have developed a new version of Mediterranean diet that includes meat to cater…
December 9, 2019
New York: Researchers have found that people who are at high risk of developing diabetes improved their health…
December 6, 2019
London, Nov 23 : Excessive use of certain commonly used antibiotics is linked to an increased risk of…
November 24, 2019
New York, Oct 26 : Researchers from Vanderbilt University have found that high fibre diet and yogurt help…
October 26, 2019
London, People who achieve weight loss of 10 per cent or more in the first five years after being…
October 1, 2019
Over the years, several leaders of the ruling BJP have advocated the use of cow dung and urine in daily life on account of its purported curative qualities.
September 8, 2019
London, (IANS) Researchers have found that the blood pressure-lowering effect of exercise is significantly reduced when people rinse…
September 5, 2019
London:Health warnings printed on individual cigarettes could play a key role in reducing smoking, says a new research.…
August 30, 2019
Using a dating app may be linked to an increased risk of unhealthy weight control behaviours (UWCBs) like…
Women who experience symptoms of depression, even without a clinical diagnosis, are at an increased risk of developing…
August 8, 2019
New York, April 30: Equipping a smartphone to capture retinal images and using artificial intelligence (AI) to interpret…
New Deli, July 16 (IANS) It’s the end of surrogacy in India, say experts after the Surrogacy (Regulation)…
July 16, 2019
Ranchi, June 30 (IANS) Taking a cue from the Delhi government, the Raghubar Das government plans to start…
June 30, 2019
Kochi, June 28 (IANS) Researchers have developed a model using Machine Learning (ML) to identify bat species with…
June 28, 2019
Madrid, June 26 (IANS) Ladies, take note. Women who are exposed to high pollution levels in India are…
June 26, 2019
The death toll was 57 on Friday as announced by Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey. But in the last 24 hours, 12 more children died. All of them were undergoing treatment in hospitals in Muzaffarpur, about 75 kms from Patna.
June 15, 2019
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) In an alarming trend, gymnasiums and health clubs across the country are providing…
May 29, 2019
When it comes to jealousy, timing could make all the difference. As per new research, people are more…
May 13, 2019
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Paired with a biannual testing programme, a combination drug used to prevent HIV…
May 12, 2019
Varanasi, May 11: Memory slips with age, but getting a fair amount of sleep every night and having…
May 11, 2019
Heart patients who exercise regularly and have better fitness are likely to have less cognitive impairment, says a…
May 4, 2019
Living with a smoker after age 20 is linked with a 15 per cent higher risk of developing…
May 3, 2019
New Delhi, April 27: The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has written to the chief…
April 27, 2019
New Delhi, April 24: Being a parent, you might always be anxious and concerned about your little one,…
April 24, 2019
Many working women feel they are being pushed out of their jobs when they become pregnant while new…
April 22, 2019
Washington, April 20: Women, please take note. If you are in a violent relationship you may be at…
April 20, 2019
New York, April 20 : People who smoke marijuana or cannabis weigh less as compared to adults who…
April 20, 2019
New Delhi, April 13: With people becoming more health conscious, several restaurants have started introducing dishes with healthy…
April 13, 2019
The stone was detected inside the body of Natasha, a resident of Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh.
April 9, 2019
Your canine friend can use its highly evolved sense of smell to pick out blood samples from people…
April 9, 2019
London, April 9: London is the first city in the world to implement a 24-hour, seven day a…
April 9, 2019
New York, April 5: Taking just 20 minutes out of your day to stroll or sit near nature…
April 5, 2019
New Delhi, March 15: Sleeping less than six hours or waking up several times in the night is…
March 15, 2019
Want to cut that extra flab? Drinking green tea can help reduce obesity as well as inflammation in…
March 15, 2019
New York, March 15 : A mosquito-killing drug can reduce malaria incidence in young children by 20 per…
March 15, 2019
New York, March 14: Repurposing a common diabetes drug as well as another used for treating a group…
March 14, 2019
New York, March 12 : Are you a heavy drinker? Take note. Alcohol exposure early has lasting effects…
March 13, 2019
Hyderabad, March 2 : A Class 12 student died of heart attack while taking his annual examination in…
March 2, 2019
New York, Feb 26: While excessive smoking has been linked to various health issues, including heart disease and…
February 26, 2019
New York, Feb 25: Feeling depressed? It’s time to cut out the unhealthy junk food from your diet…
February 25, 2019
Smoking may damage the immune response against melanoma and limit patients’ survival chances, according to a new study.…
February 18, 2019
New Delhi, Feb 16: Diabetes, commonly described as a “lifestyle disease”, can contribute to infertility in both women…
February 16, 2019
London, Feb 12: Despite the widespread use of oral contraceptives (OCPs) by women, many are not aware that…
February 12, 2019
Do red velvet cheesecake, french fries or fish fries entice you but you refrain from eating those owing…
February 9, 2019
New York, Jan 30 (IANS) MIT engineers have designed an ingestible pill that upon reaching the stomach quickly…
January 30, 2019
If you have been hit by the winter cold and are thinking about taking medicines that relieve your…
January 19, 2019
London, Jan 15: Men who sleep less than six hours a night may be at an increased risk…
January 15, 2019
New York, Jan 9: Are you a leftie or a righty? The duration for which a child is…
January 9, 2019
While Indian men and women are largely physically inactive, female were found to burn less calories than their…
January 8, 2019
New York, Jan 8: For those planning to hit the gym to lose weight, take note. A new…
January 8, 2019
New York, Jan 3: Want to restore the level of antioxidants — key to ward off heart disease…
January 3, 2019
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Safdarjung Hospital in the national capital is all set to start surgeries using…
December 23, 2018
"If one has breast cancer, there are 30-35 per cent chances of also having ovarian cancer. And if the person has ovarian cancer, there are 10-15 per cent chances of getting diagnosed with breast cancer,"
December 23, 2018
New York, Dec 21: Just 35 minutes of walking or cycling three times a week along with a healthy…
December 21, 2018
Tokyo, Dec 20: While dancing is touted as a whole-body workout for the youth, it can also reduce…
December 20, 2018
London, Dec 14: Engaging in moderate physical activity including walking, cycling or jogging in the evening does not…
December 14, 2018
The results showed that the number of deaths from dementia has increased by 148 per cent over the same 26-year period.
December 12, 2018
New York, Dec 5: Fish oil, containing the omega-3s, lowers the risk of bleeding during surgery, say, researchers,…
Brasilia/New Delhi, Dec 6: The world’s first baby born using a womb transplanted from a dead woman is…
New Delhi, Dec 6: If you thought that working long hours may help you please your boss, think…