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Google secretly gathering health data of Americans: Report

San Francisco, Nov 12 | Google is reportedly gathering health information of millions of US citizens -- without informing them or their doctors --...

Interactive AI-powered app for diabetes launched in India

New Delhi, Nov 11 | The eddii virtual health buddy app, launched on Monday in India in the run up to the World Diabetes...

Nutritional deficiency: Big downside of weight loss surgery

New Delhi, Nov 10 | Bariatric surgery can be a life-changer for severely obese teenagers, but the recipients may develop nutritional deficiencies years after...

Air pollution in India linked to heart attack, stroke

New Delhi, Nov 9 | Researchers conducting a study in a periurban area in southern India have found that air pollution in the...

Why spinal cord injury linked to higher rates of stroke?

Toronto, Nov 8 | Researchers have found that fatigue and sleep may need more attention in order to prevent issues like stroke after spinal...

Plants better than tech for reducing air pollution: Study

New York, Nov 8 | Plants and trees may be better and cheaper options than technology to mitigate air pollution, says a new study...

30% working folks suffer mental risks: Survey

New Delhi, Nov 8 | Thirty per cent working professionals suffer some form of mental, emotional risks and as much as 28 per cent...

Poor relationship with family bad for your health: Study

New York, Nov 8 | Having a strained relationship with parents, siblings or child may be more harmful to people's health than enduring rocky...

Air pollution affects children’s brain development: Unicef

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Nov 8 | Unicef Executive Director Henrietta Fore has warned that air pollution toxicity can affect children's brain development...

Over 2mn pounds of chicken products recalled in US

Washington, Nov 8 | More than 2 million pounds of chicken products were recalled in eight US states over contamination fears.Approximately 2,071,397 pounds of...

New HIV strain discovered after nearly 2 decades

New York, Nov 8 | A team of scientists at pharmaceutical major Abbott has identified a new subtype of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV),...

Get your sleep back Insomniacs, here’s your solution

New Delhi, Nov 7 | Sleepless flocks take a note, researchers have found people who have trouble sleeping may be more prone to stroke,...

‘Only child’ 7 times more likely to be obese

New York, Nov 7 | Parents with only child are more likely to tackle an obese kid as children without siblings may be at...

Odisha CM announces Rs 1000 cr for SCB Medical College

Bhubaneswar, Nov 6 | Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday announced a Rs 1000 crore plan for the development of SCB Medical College...

Smoking cigarettes may increase depression risk: Study

London, Nov 6 | If you are a regular smoker, quit now as researchers have found that tobacco smoking may increase your risk of...

Lucknow railway station gets ‘Health ATM’

Lucknow, Nov 6 | The Indian Railways has installed two 'Health ATMs' at the Charbagh railway station in Lucknow.The kiosks, promoted by YOLO Health...

Education key to reducing underage vaping: Experts

Tel Aviv, Israel, Nov 6 | Given the increase in adolescents' use of tobacco products, especially electronic cigarettes, experts have called for education "based...

Delhi Cong leaders court arrest over rising pollution

New Delhi, Nov 3 | Amid rising pollution and deteriorating air quality, the fight between the Congress and the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)...

Low blood oxygen ups kids’ risk of early death manifold

Sydney, Nov 3 | Low blood oxygen is more common in sick children than previously thought, and increases their risk of premature death by...

Pollution woes: TERI suggests work from home

New Delhi, Nov 3 | The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has advised caution and avoidance of non-essential travel to lower exposure to pollution,...

Air quality remains grim in Punjab, Haryana

Chandigarh, Nov 3 | As stubble burning in the fields continued, a blanket of smog engulfed Punjab and Haryana with the PM 2.5 level...

Pray to Lord Indra to check pollution: UP Minister

Lucknow, Nov 3 | A Uttar Prasdesh minister has suggested a unique solution to the health emergency caused by pollution. The minister believes that...

China okays sale of first home-grown Alzheimer’s drug

Beijing, Nov 3 | China has approved the first home-grown drug for the treatment of "mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease (AD) and improving cognitive...

10-20% dip in stubble burning cases this year: Punjab CM

Chandigarh, Nov 3 | Action has been initiated against 2,923 farmers in 20,729 cases of stubble burning till November 1, which marks a 10-20...

As pollution chokes NCR, govt looks to high-level meetings

New Delhi, Nov 3 | A series of high-level meetings is slated in the next few days in the Environment Ministry and the Central...

#DelhiAirEmergency gets people to talk about solutions

New Delhi, Nov 3 | From wearing masks and staying indoors to working from home, suggestions to deal with the deadly air pollution in...

Researchers engineer insulin-producing cells for diabetes

New York, Nov 2 | Researchers have found a way to engineer pancreatic beta cells that can enhance production of insulin in response to...

Javadekar slams Kejriwal for politicising pollution

New Delhi, Nov 2 | Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for "politicising" the air pollution of the national...

Delhi smog reaches eastern Rajasthan

Jaipur, Nov 2 | Jaipur on Saturday was trapped under rising smog which came from Delhi with the change of wind direction.The dense cover...

Use these anti-pollution masks to protect yourself

New Delhi, Nov 1 | With a sharp rise in air pollution in north India, and as toxic air overlays the cities for days,...

High hormone levels in blood raise prostate cancer risk

London, Nov 1 | Men with higher levels of testosterone and a growth hormone in their blood are more likely to be diagnosed with...

Liver cancer deaths 50% up in last 10 years

London, Nov 1 | Liver cancer deaths have increased by around 50 per cent in the last decade and have tripled since records began,...

12 cities in north India reeling under severe AQI

New Delhi, Oct 31 | North India is reeling under a wave of severe air pollution accompanied with smog as at...

61 dengue cases reported from Lucknow in 4 days

Lucknow, Oct 31 | As many as 61 patients of dengue have been reported from Lucknow in the past four days.According to a report...

India’s life expectancy rises; diabetes, hypertension rate high: Report

New Delhi, Oct 31 | Life expectancy in India has increased from 49.7 years in 1970-75 to 68.7 years in 2012-16, as per the...

India’s life expectancy rises; diabetes, hypertension rate high: Nat’l Health Profile...

New Delhi, Oct 30 | Life expectancy in India has increased from 49.7 years in 1970-75 to 68.7 years in 2012-16, as per the...

People with autism risk more likely to report self harm

London, Oct 30 | People with a higher genetic likelihood of autism are more likely to report higher childhood maltreatment, self-harm and suicidal thoughts,...

Alleged use of HIV-contaminated surgery equipment in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Oct 30 | A doctor in Odisha has been accused of performing dental surgery on 12 patients without necessary sterilisation immediately after operating...

Gas Chamber Delhi: Air turns ‘hazardous’

New Delhi, Oct 30 | The air in the national capital turned hazardous as Delhi's air quality index (AQI) sharply deteriorated on Wednesday...

Drinking coffee improves sports performance: Study

London, Oct 30 | Researchers have found that drinking coffee is associated with improving sports performance in both men and women.For the study, published...

Delhi AQI at 206, much better than Tuesday, data shows

New Delhi, Oct 30 | There has been a sharp improvement in Delhi's Air Quality Index (AQI) on Wednesday morning even as smog covered...

Can paracetamol safely curb major depressive symptoms?

By Bharat UpadhyayNew Delhi, Oct 29 | Although researchers abroad claim that anti-inflammatory agents such as aspirin or paracetamol can safely and effectively curb...

Facebook launches healthcare tool for checkup reminders

San Francisco, Oct 29 | Making a foray into the personal digital healthcare domain, Facebook has unveiled a "Preventive Health" tool that connects people...

Delhi air quality was worst at 3 a.m. on Diwali night

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Delhi's air quality was at its worst at 3 a.m. on Diwali night due to bursting of crackers and...

Maternal, infant health improves in India: Study

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Community-based health programmes in parts of India, Ethiopia and Nigeria have been successful in improving health care for mothers...

Thousands of patients suffer as doctors strike work in TN

Chennai, Oct 26 | For the second day in succession, thousands of patients in government hospitals in Tamil Nadu continue to suffer as around...

People with serious mental disorders die prematurely: Study

London, Oct 26 | As compared to the general population, average life expectancy is respectively 10 and seven years shorter for men and women...

Flavours attract youth to use e-cigarettes: Study

New York, Oct 25 | Researchers have found that non-menthol flavours attract youth and adults to use e-cigarettes and contributes to multiple pathways linked...

Young moms more likely to have kids with ADHD: Study

Canberra, Oct 25 | Young mothers have a greater chance of having a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), warn researchers from the...

Drones can deliver medicines faster during rush hours

New York, Oct 25 | Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, have the potential to save lives by delivering medicines faster than ambulances in crowded...

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FinMin asks ministries to furnish R&D funding data

New Delhi, Nov 12 | The Finance Ministry has asked ministries and departments to furnish data on funds spent by them and their autonomous...