being human

Salman Khan plans to open 300 gyms across India by 2020

Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who has been treating fans with a glimpse into his fitness regime, is set to launch a...

Nayati Healthcare successfully operates a 2-day old child with vein knots on spine

No parent loves anyone more than his/her child, but what if the latter is born with a life-threatening disease? Well, such was the case...

Breast cancer raises heart disease risk

New York, June 19 (IANS) Researchers have found that postmenopausal women with breast cancer are at greater risk of developing cardiovascular disease. "Heart disease appears more...

Delamanid – New drug to fight multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (TB) soon in UP

Lucknow, June 13 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh may soon get a new drug to fight the multi-drug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB). The new anti-TB drug, with delamanid...
High calorie diet

High calorie diet causes brain health to deteriorate faster: Study

Sydney, June 13 (IANS) The unhealthy habits of modern-day living with a diet high in calories may cause brain health to deteriorate faster, according to...

6 tips to stay healthy this monsoon

From times immemorial monsoon has been a time of poetic imagination and joy. It is has been considered the harbinger of life when the...
Nipah virus

How Nipah Virus infection is different from swine flu, bird flu

New Delhi (IANS) With the return of the Nipah infection in Kerala, the need for awareness about zoonotic diseases has increased, especially in view of...

Mosquitoes carrying malaria eliminated in laboratory

A research team from the Imperial College, London was successful in crashing caged populations of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae in only 7-11...

Manipal Hospitals to buy Medanta for Rs 5,800 cr

Manipal Hospitals is set to acquire Medanta for Rs 5,800 crore, as reported by the Economic Times. Medanta's promotors cardiac surgeon Naresh Trehan, his family...

Radiation from CT scans may increase risk of brain cancer

CT scans, which are generally used for the purpose of medical imaging, may lead to increase in the risk of developing brain tumors, claims...