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Apr 28, 2017
Indian scientists find chalcone, a new anti-diabetic drug sourced from plants with faster response timeChalcone, which is ubiquitously found in many plants, improves insulin sensitivity and reduces blood glucose levels in the same way as commercially available anti-diabetic drugs.
Apr 17, 2017
Narendra Modi govt may make rules for doctors to prescribe generic drugs soonPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday indicated that his government may bring in a legal framework under which doctors will have to prescribe generic medicines, which are cheaper than equivalent branded drugs, to patients.
Apr 11, 2017
Experiencing interpersonal abuse in early life may affect cognitive skills, says studyExperiencing interpersonal abuse before the age of 18 may affect the capacity to concentrate and stay focused during later life, a study has showed.
Apr 02, 2017
BPA, plastic compound commonly found in baby bottles, increases risk to fatty liver disease: StudyResearchers found that Bisphenol A (BPA), a common plastic compound found in baby bottles and personal care products is likely to increase their risk of developing a fatty liver disease among exposed children in adulthood
Mar 15, 2017
Govt wants elimination of TB by 2025: Target will need 95% reduction in new casesJaitley’s claim of eliminating TB by 2025 does not match targets for reduction of TB cases in the strategy document of India’s national tuberculosis control programme.
Mar 06, 2017
Watch: Is PrEP the end of HIV?Array
Feb 02, 2017
Sachin Tendulkar hails setting up of sports medicine centres in Kerala; says it augurs well for athletesCricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday lauded efforts of Aster DM Healthcare to invest and develop sports medicine centres in their two facilities in Kerala
Jan 25, 2017
Incentivise private sector health care in Budget for greater penetration in the countryThe government must consider incentivising various health services and initiatives in the private sector so that we can plough back money and invest in more resources and infrastructure
Jan 23, 2017
Bedaquiline: What you should know about TB drug to which patients may now have accessThe government on Friday told the Delhi High Court that it will provide a new medicine against tuberculosis called bedaquiline to a Mumbai-based doctor.
Jan 03, 2017
Around 1,000 Mohalla clinics remain a mirage for Delhi with govt, L-G and MCD at loggerheadsEven as the 31 March deadline approaches, the Delhi health department got busy in filing replies to the queries on its flagship project of setting up of 1,000 Mohalla clinics