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Air pollution! Threat to the elderly, disastrous for the yet to be born

The greatest threat to human health especially to elderly people, young kids and little ones yet to be born.

04 Feb 2019 6:22 PM

Scientists close to creating pill that will allow people to eat without becoming obese

The results come at a time when medical reviews have warned that a quarter of the world’s population may face obesity in the next 30 years.

06 Dec 2018 7:48 PM

World Hypertension Day: Workplace wellness programmes to tackle disease

Two thirds of those with hypertension live in economically developing countries, including India.

17 May 2018 1:27 PM

World Hypertension Day: Know your numbers that say you are fit

World Health Organisation says hypertension is condition in which blood vessels persistently raised pressure, putting them under stress.

17 May 2018 1:15 PM

Molecule that may help keep common cold at bay identified by researchers

The common cold is caused by a family of viruses with hundreds of variants, making it nearly impossible to become immune to or vaccinate.

16 May 2018 8:26 PM


Chickenpox on the rise with soaring temperatures

Khan said that apart from prolonged fever, such patients also suffer from decreased appetite and develop blisters and rashes.

24 Mar 2018 4:00 AM

New method to track HIV infection developed

This could help scientists what the virus needs to do to infect a cell.

21 Aug 2017 1:12 PM