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Dec 24, 2018
Scientists develop disposable paper sensors for diabetics to monitor blood sugarSensors measure glucose in saliva making sugar level monitoring pain-free for diabetics.
Nov 19, 2018
Google halts project to build glucose-sensing contact lens for people with diabetesContact lens were to turned into a medical device that could measure blood glucose levels.
Nov 14, 2018
Family is the focus this World Diabetes DayA family unit is the first line of attack in the fight against diabetes.
Sep 18, 2018
Exposure to PM2.5 pollutants in the air adding to India's diabetes burden: StudyThe cost of treating diabetes is estimated to be over 15 billion dollars a year in India.
Sep 13, 2018
Cases of chronic lung diseases up from 28mn to 55mn during 1990-2016, diabetes prevalence doubles: Lancet studyAccording to the Global Burden of Disease Study 1990-2016, the contribution of air pollution to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) was found to be higher than that of smoking in India.
Sep 12, 2018
Heart disease and stroke are among top killers in India, new studies revealsHeart disease and stroke have risen by 50 percent between 1990 and 2016 in the India.
Sep 08, 2018
We inherit bad fat from our fathers and good fat from mothers, study findsThe finding could pioneer treatment for obesity & illnesses linked to it, researchers say.
Sep 06, 2018
India's healthcare apathy: Poor quality of care kills more than lack of access to treatment facilitiesMore than one million of 8.6 million preventable deaths were from neonatal conditions and tuberculosis in people who accessed the health system but received poor quality of care in 2016.
Aug 22, 2018
Women in Science: Sucharita Sambashivaiah on understanding and preventing Type 2 diabetes in IndiaSucharita Sambashivaiah's goal is to understand the working of Type 2 Diabetes and she does this with her team of MDs, PhDs, dieticians, field scientists, exercise trainers, staff nurses and technicians.
Jul 14, 2018
Irony of fast food at FIFA World Cup: McDonald's sponsors Player Mascots to promote healthy living, but what about trans fats?Eat, play and be healthy — that's the message McDonald's wants to convey. And therein lies the irony. Around the world, for nearly two decades, medical and dietary experts have flagged fast-food for its inimical impact on health.