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Feb 20, 2017
Zika outbreak: Only Asian lineage of virus linked with microcephaly, concludes US researchersScientists have uncovered the mechanisms that the Zika virus uses to alter brain development, an advance that may unravel the mysteries of why the infection causes birth defects.
Feb 04, 2017
World Cancer Day: Experts urge focus on prevention, say disease is not an inescapable fateWhile prevention of Cancer can save millions of lives much more cheaply than treatment, it remains an underfunded, much-neglected weapon, experts say.
Jan 24, 2017
RSS says Dalit icon BR Ambedkar never represented any caste, favoured religion and was pro-VedicIn the latest of the many "correct the past" assertions, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) recently stated that contrary to what is believed, Ambedkar was never opposed to the Vedic religion and didn't represent any caste,
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 10, 2017
Smoking to kill 8 million, cost $1 trillion a year: WHOThe number of tobacco-related deaths is projected to increase from about 6 million deaths annually to about 8 million annually by 2030, with more than 80 percent of these occurring in LMICs (low- and middle-income countries), said a study conducted by WHO and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday
Dec 23, 2016
New Ebola vaccine 100% effective in human trial conducted in Guinea, says WHOAn experimental Ebola vaccine has been found to be 100 percent affective against the deadly virus in a major human trial in Guinea, giving doctors a safe and potent weapon against any future outbreak, WHO said on Friday.
Dec 16, 2016
5 ISL 2016 Indian players who can represent India in the futureArray
Dec 10, 2016
Country music, classic rock, Coldplay: Discover the music on this week's Firstpost PlaylistWhat do we have on our playlist this weekend? Some country music, Coldplay, classic rock and — we'll just let you discover it for yourself.
Dec 01, 2016
World AIDS Day: Activists participate in awareness campaignsThe WHO report cites worrying numbers, when it comes to awareness about HIV in young girls. Fewer than one in every five girls between 15 years and 19 years of age are aware of their HIV status.
Nov 30, 2016
World AIDS Day: Over 14 million HIV positive people unaware of infection; WHO recommends self-testingHIV self-testing means people can use oral fluid or blood-finger-pricks to discover their status in a private and convenient setting, the WHO release said.