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NGT slaps Rs 10 cr fine on UP govt, Rs 280...

Lucknow, Nov 19 | The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed a penalty of Rs 10 crore on the Uttar Pradesh government for failing...

California sues largest manufacturer of e-cigarettes

Ls Angeles, Nov 19 | The US state of California has filed a lawsuit against Juul Labs Inc., the largest manufacturer of e-cigarettes, alleging...

Beware! Velvety ‘triple palms’ can be sign of lung cancer

Sao Paulo, Nov 18 | In a rare medical condition, a 73-year-old Brazilian woman was diagnosed with lung cancer after she showed up at...

Delhi govt approves 3 new hospitals

New Delhi, Nov 18 | The Delhi government's Expenditure Finance Committee here on Monday approved the plan to build three hospitals, each having 650-bed...

Is watching porn linked to erectile dysfunction in men?

London, Nov 18 | If you are not enjoying a good bedroom life, blame pornography. According to a sexual health expert in UK, single...

Health sector underperforming due to fragmentation: Niti Aayog

New Delhi, Nov 18 | A report by the Niti Aayog has admitted that India's health system is underperforming and lagging behind many comparable...

Centre can’t judge Delhi water quality with 11 samples: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Nov 18 | Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday rejected the Centre's report on water quality in Delhi which claims it is...

40% parents struggle to see depression signs in kids

New York, Nov 18 | Telling the difference between a teen's normal ups and downs or something bigger is among the top challenges parents...

Facebook still fertile ground for promoting anti-vaccine posts

New York, Nov 18 | You may find it hard to believe but just two organisations in the US are misusing Facebook to post...

UK royals undergo wellness treatment in B’luru (Lead)

Bengaluru, Nov 16 | British royals Prince Charles and Princess Camilla who are visiting India have undergone traditional wellness treatment at a private spa...

Complementary cancer therapies do more harm than good: Expert

New Delhi, Nov 14 | A medical expert has said that cancer patients should tell doctors treating them about the herbal products they may...

KDAH study shows promising joint treatment for brain injury

Mumbai, Nov 14 | The Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (KDAH) here announced that a four-year-long study it carried out shows promising results from the...

Delhi AQI at 470 in emergency zone

New Delhi, Nov 14 | The air pollution emergency in Delhi persisted on Thursday with an overall air quality index (AQI) of 470 in...

Climate change to hit health of Indian children hard: Lancet

New Delhi, Nov 14 | Children in India will be particularly vulnerable to the ill effects of climate change such as worsening air quality,...

Artificial Intelligence to monitor patients’ mental health

New York, Nov 13 | Scientists are now working to apply Artificial Intelligence (AI) to psychiatry, with a speech-based mobile app that can categorize...

79% Indians preparing western food in kitchens: Survey

New Delhi, Nov 13 | At least 79 per cent Indians are preparing western food in their kitchens, at least once a week, which...

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...

Finally, a ‘breakthrough’ in vaping lung injury probe in US

San Francisco, Nov 9 | The investigation into the mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarette use in the US has led to the identification...

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...

Deep sleep can calm, reset the anxious brain

New York, Nov 5 | Researchers have found that the type of sleep most apt to calm and reset the anxious brain is deep...

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...

Why AQI varies so much within a city

New Delhi, Nov 1 | If you are puzzled at the divergent data on air quality and the myriad numbers being thrown around, for...

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...

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US stocks close higher on upbeat jobs report

New York, Dec 7 | US stocks closed higher as upbeat jobs report lifted investors' sentiment.On Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up...