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Migrants tend to be healthier and live longer, says study

Populist arguments that migrants pose a health risk and a burden to health systems are myths used to drive anti-immigrant sentiment.

07 Dec 2018 10:35 AM

Genetic factors may increase liver damage risk in chronic hepatitis B patients

This may, at least partially explain why patients with the variation experience poorer liver health.

28 Jul 2018 7:15 PM

World Hepatitis Day: Regular screening of liver a must

Globally every year 1.4 million people die from hepatitis.

28 Jul 2018 6:38 PM

Heavy rains lash Mumbai: 9 tips to protect your health this monsoon

Problems like cough, cold, fever, eye infections, malaria, dengue and hepatitis become very common during the monsoon.

07 Jun 2018 2:29 PM

Government hospital runs out of vital Hepatitis-C medicine

An NGO has alleged that the G.B. Pant Hospital under the Delhi government had run out of Hepatitis C medicines.

03 Jun 2018 5:34 AM


High meat intake may up liver disease risk: study

Low carb diets can be very rich in animal protein, especially meat.

21 Mar 2018 4:17 PM

More deaths linked to poor diet than any other disease, says study

Research reveals over 1.6 million people in poor countries died in 2016 from diarrhoea, while another 2.4 million from lung infections.

15 Sep 2017 9:34 AM

All you need to know about hepatitis

Be aware about the infection that affects million of Indians.

22 Aug 2017 4:13 PM

Monsoon sees a rise in hepatitis infection

Doctors list the dos and don’ts to avoid Hepatitis infection during the rainy seasons.

29 Jul 2017 1:45 PM

Male infertility may be caused by Hepatitis, says study

Hepatitis B lowers sperm motility and reduces the fertilization rate of sperms by more than half.

28 Jul 2017 9:46 AM


This monsoon, let's be HepAware!

WHO reports Hepatitis A is one of the most frequent causes of food-borne infections

19 Jul 2017 11:26 AM

It's raining needles': Drug crisis creates pollution threat

Syringes left by drug users amid the heroin crisis are turning up in open spaces across the US.

17 Jul 2017 12:39 PM

Combating the Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis Epidemic

Liver diseases can be prevented in most cases — be it alcohol induced liver complications, fatty liver disease, Hepatitis B or C.

10 Apr 2017 1:06 AM

Drug for one hepatitis type may activate another

Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver, most often caused by a virus.

03 Dec 2016 4:19 PM