A person suffering from diarrhoea and vomiting loses electrolytes and minerals present in their body, leading to severe dehydration
Scientists believe that lung ultrasound is the most effective way of examining various consequences of COVID-19 infection, which could not have been clear with a normal X-ray
Weather changes, moisture and an abundance of allergens usually make monsoon season very difficult for those who have asthma or are prone to respiratory allergies.
How salmonella can enter human body through vegetables: Tips to stop bacteria from causing food poisoning
Salmonellosis is a bacterial infection you should worry about and take precautions against every single day.
Ridiculous: Beijing dismisses Harvard study that suggests COVID-19 was already spreading in China, in August
The research uses satellite images of hospital parking lots in Wuhan and data for symptom-related queries on search engines for things like “cough” and “diarrhoea”.
Research shows that diarrhoea follows specific seasonal patterns that can vary with geographical location and climate.
Theme of World Breastfeeding Week is 'To empower parents, enable breastfeeding: Now and for the future'.
The thought that there could be a right or a wrong way to hand washing never crosses our mind.
Sandhya Visweswariah is internationally recognised as a world expert in gut disease. She chairs two biological research labs at the Indian Institute of Science in Bengaluru and has received several grants, fellowships and awards.
Kerala, after the flood: People at risk of PTSD, survivor syndrome may need help; state must brace for what TN faced after tsunami
Considering the magnitude of the housing crisis Kerala has to confront, it’s likely that what both the state and the Centre are doing will fall short of requirements, unless private and corporate donors add to this effort.
Swachh Bharat Mission (Rural) will have averted over 3 lakh deaths between 2014 and October 2019: WHO study
The Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) would result in averting more than 3 lakh deaths between 2014 and October 2019, said a WHO study.
Over five years to 2017, water-borne diseases — cholera, diarrhoea, typhoid and viral hepatitis — caused 10,738 deaths, latest government data shows
Sandhya Vishweswariah says that not much can be done about the gender gap unless leadership at institutes insists on ensuring equal representation of women | #FirstCulture
Over 650 affected with diarrhoea in Kolkata, city municipal corporation denies drinking water is contaminated
At least 28 people were admitted to the Baghajatin State General Hospital with diarrhoea and over 650 were down with symptoms of the disease in Kolkata
Bird flu scare in Bengaluru: 900 fowls culled after H5N1 avian influenza virus is detected; Karnataka govt starts awareness campaign
As many as 900 fowls were culled after the H5N1 bird flu virus was detected in a dead bird in Bengaluru
With this, Rotavac vaccine will be available to more than half population of the country. Till now, it was introduced in only four states.
India prevented the deaths of about one million children under five in 2005-15, says a new study published in Lancet.
18 doctors on 18 motorcycles rode to 132 flood-hit villages in Bainsa division of Purnia district of Bihar to treat people taken ill with water-borne diseases.
Dengue, malaria deaths rise in Delhi despite growing health expenditure and claims of health revolution
Despite rising expenditure in the health sector, both communicable and non-communicable diseases continue to claim lives in rather big numbers, shows white paper on Delhi’s health sector released by Praja Foundation on Thursday.
At least 279 people have died and thousands sickened in Sudan from suspected acute diarrhoea since August, UN agencies said.