Vivo donates 1 lakh medical masks to Maharashtra govt
Mumbai, March 25 - In response to the current COVID-19 outbreak, Vivo on Wednesday donated one lakh medical masks and 5,000 N-95 masks to the Mah
ICMR recommends hydroxy-chloroquine to treat high-risk Covid-19 cases
New Delhi, March 23 - The National Task Force for Covid-19 constituted by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Monday recommended the
Facebook, Twitter fighting fake news linked to coronavirus
New Delhi, Jan 31 - With claims related to false cures or prevention methods for coronavirus, like drinking bleach cures infections, spreading on
Google shows safety tips when people search 'coronavirus'
New Delhi, Jan 31 - With the novel coronavirus outbreak grabbing the attention of people worldwide, Google is now showing safety tips to people w
Media should restrain from creating coronavirus panic: Lancet
New Delhi, Jan 28 - As much is yet to be known about the new coronavirus that has killed over 100 people in China, an editorial in the medical jo
How to cut extra calorie intake during office hours
New Delhi, Jan 5 - Your health is intimately tied to your success, both personally and professionally. But working round-the-clock may make it ve
IIT Guwahati builds hand-held device to detect bacteria
Guwahati, Aug 6 - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati researchers have developed a low-cost, hand-held device for rapid detection of ba
ED attaches assets worth Rs 11.57 cr in ambulances case
New Delhi, April 3 - The Enforcement Directorate on Monday said it had attached assets worth Rs 11.57 crore in connection with a 2015 case in Raj
Thousands run to mark launch of fitness centre in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, April 3 - Over a thousand fitness enthusiasts took to the streets to mark the relaunch of the Cult Tribe fitness centre here over the
Bollywood stars vs MPs: Cricket match for a cause
New Delhi, April 3 - Bollywood celebrities like Suniel Shetty, Sohail Khan, Jimmy Shergill and Sonu Sood will compete with a team of members of P
Home healthcare gaining ground, but what about regulations?
New Delhi, April 3 - Private home healthcare appears to be gaining ground in India, but this critical segment is surprisingly outside the purview
Air India flies three seriously ill Bangladeshi citizens free of cost
Kolkata, April 2 - Showing its humane face, national carrier Air India on Sunday flew three young Bangladeshi citizens, suffering from serious mu
Parents, experts observe Autism Day in Delhi
New Delhi, April 2 - An array of creative kids-specific activities were organised here on Sunday to mark World Autism Awareness Day.
How to offer healthy diet to children
New Delhi, April 2 - Pile on nutrition on your childs plate and make it look yummy yet healthy, say experts.
Sujetha Shetty, nutritionist and
400 CRPF jawans in Kerala taken ill
Thiruvananthapuram, April 1 - At least 400 CRPF jawans posted at the Pallipuram unit in the capital city suburbs were taken ill reportedly due to
Government working on prevention of breast cancer: Maneka Gandhi
New Delhi, April 1 - Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Saturday said that the government is working on making a fil
Lupin gets USFDA approval for Pitavastatin tablets
New Delhi, Dec 30 - Pharmaceutical major Lupin on Friday said it has received tentative approval for its cholesterol lowering Pitavastatin tablet
How cocaine hijacks memory revealed
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): A new research has provided a deeper insight into how cocaine hijacks the memory.
Keep off those salty snacks if you want your organs to stay healthy
Washington, March 11 (ANI): Love to munch on those salted chips? You may want to lay off them as new study claims that salt does more than just affe
15 new breast cancer genetic risk 'hot-spots' identified
Melbourne, Mar. 10 (ANI): Researchers have recently identified 15 new gene regions linked to breast cancer risk that makes the count up to around 10
Vegetarian diet lowers risk of colorectal cancer
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that vegetarian diet lowers the risk of colorectal cancers compared to non-vegetarian diet.
Family history of prostate cancer increases risk of breast cancer in women
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): A new study has found that the risk of breast cancer increases in the woman who have a family history of prostate cancer am
Top five health concerns for men revealed
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed the five most common health issues in men and how to prevent them.
Workplace exertion, hypertension, multiple meds may undermine men`s fertility
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that workplace exertion, having high blood pressure, and taking multiple medications are among hea
Onion extract may lower high blood sugar, cholesterol
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Onion extract, Allium cepa, may help lower the high blood glucose (sugar) and cholesterol levels, says a new study.
This hormone helps you get good night's sleep
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): A new research has found that melatonin, which is naturally produced in the brains, contributes to fall asleep naturally.
Liraglutide may be the jab to end battle of bulge
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that liraglutide may help overweight and obese adults lose weight safely and effectively.
Diabetes risk increases for middle-aged women whose parents smoke during pregnancy
Washington, Mar. 08 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women female fetuses exposed to tobacco smoke may have increased diabetes risk in middle ag
This experimental drug may be the future of weight loss
Washington, Mar. 08 (ANI): A new study has revealed that an experimental drug turns "bad" white fat into "good" brown-like fat.
Here's how pollution can make you 'gain kilos'
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): A team of researchers has decoded the link between obesity and the presence of certain pollutants in the environment.