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Acetaminophen helps in alleviating postoperative shivering

Postoperative shivering causes significant pain and discomfort.

23 Oct 2017 12:33 PM

Man arrested after trying to light cigarette with nozzle

Police also found the man was carrying several small, zippered bags with methamphetamine residue.

16 Oct 2017 8:29 PM

Two Guj men held with drugs worth Rs 41 lakh

A case has been registered against the duo under the provisions of the NDPS Act.

16 Oct 2017 1:35 AM

Little evidence new cancer drugs improve survival

Find out more.

15 Oct 2017 7:54 PM

Drugs in prayer card with Jesus' image mailed to inmate

Authorities say the discovery was made Tuesday as guards were sifting through a prisoner’s mail.

14 Oct 2017 6:14 PM


Researchers develop new antifungal drug for life threatening fungal infections

The researchers have now found a new drug which may help in the treatment of life threatening fungal infections such as aspergillosis.

08 Oct 2017 10:53 AM

EU watchdog OKs cancer drugs without evidence they work: Study

Given the toxicity and expense of cancer drugs, patients should be exposed only when they can expect an improvement in their life.

05 Oct 2017 8:41 PM

How diabetes drug could prevent obese people from getting gastric bypass surgery

This could help many avoid needing to get expensive surgery to lose the weight.

27 Sep 2017 2:33 PM

Quitting prescribed aspirin could increase risk of heart attack, stroke: Study

Here's how your body reacts to it.

27 Sep 2017 1:14 PM

Epilepsy drugs may damage children’s bones

Research also finds anti-epileptic drugs may cause reductions in bone mineral density and lower limb muscle force.

23 Sep 2017 8:42 AM


New sensor may help combat drug resistance

The new sensing approach is based on a quartz-crystal resonator whose vibrations vary in measurable ways.

22 Sep 2017 6:05 PM

For love of drugs: Man allows friends to rape wife for money to buy drugs

Perverted friends take turns to attack hapless women all the while capturing lewd moments in photos.

16 Sep 2017 11:09 AM

Now a super injection that can administer several drugs at same time

Injection works using tiny capsules programmed to break down at different times, releasing drugs into the body weeks after being injected.

15 Sep 2017 3:34 PM

Depression, a physical illness which can be cured by drugs, says professor

According to expert from Cambridge University, it can be treated with anti-inflammatory drugs.

11 Sep 2017 4:59 PM

Australian researchers say they can stop melanoma spreading

The results will change the way melanoma patients are treated.

11 Sep 2017 11:15 AM


Over 2.7 lakh drug addicts in Punjab, says study

The study also found growing usage of injectable opioids like heroin and buprenorphine in the Union Territory and state capital Chandigarh.

10 Sep 2017 6:45 AM

Cholesterol drug reduces death in men without heart disease

Here's what researchers found.

07 Sep 2017 1:40 PM

Indian-origin Malaysian man jailed for life in Singapore for smuggling drugs

Saravanan, who worked for Aya as his bodyguard and personal driver, hid the bundles under the armrest of the rear passenger seat.

23 Aug 2017 9:42 AM

Dubai: Man arrested for trying to smuggle 5.7 million amphetamine pills in sheep intestines

Customs authorities discovered the pills when they inspected the cargo before it was to be released and taken to a warehouse.

22 Aug 2017 3:09 PM