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Apr 17, 2019
Cats get their way: Better for cats, caretakers that they stay indoors, study findsCats transmit diseases to caretakers & while you may not mind, some are potentially lethal, study finds.
Mar 24, 2019
After West Nile Fever claims one life, samples of mosquitoes, dead crows sent to NIV Alappuzha to ascertain virus’ sourceSamples of mosquitoes and dead crows have been sent to the National Institute of Virology, Alappuzha to find the source of the West Nile Virus which claimed the life of a six-year-old boy in Kerala
Nov 22, 2018
Indian island of North Sentinel a mystery and should be kept that way: ResearchersMuch of the tribe has been decimated in the past century due to disease, intermarriage & migration.
Oct 24, 2018
Six children dead, 12 sick in adenovirus outbreak at New Jersey rehab center in US; no patients to be admitted till outbreak endsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in an email that it is providing technical assistance to the state. In the past 10 years, cases of severe illness and death from the type of infection found at the facility have been reported in the United States, said CDC spokeswoman Kate Fowlie in an email, though it's unclear how many deaths there have been.
Oct 18, 2018
Zika outbreak in Rajasthan: Govt's delayed response, lack of learning from previous epidemics aggravating situationSeveral city-based hospitals, and the Department of Medical, Health, and Family Welfare are on high alert as the Zika virus spreads through Rajasthan.
Oct 17, 2018
Language used in Facebook posts can predict diagnosis of depression: ResearchTo build the algorithm, the researchers looked back at 524,292 Facebook updates from the years.
Oct 13, 2018
Number of Zika cases in Rajasthan rises to 55; fogging, anti-larvae activities on to prevent spread of virusMore cases of Zika virus were detected in Jaipur on Saturday, taking the total number of infected people to 55.
Sep 04, 2018
China culls over 38,000 pigs amid fears of an African swine fever outbreakChina reported its first case of the disease in August in northeast Liaoning province.
Aug 16, 2018
New genes contributing to Alzheimers identified, widening scope for its treatmentThe genetic and environmental factors that susceptible to the development of Alzheimer's is still not well understood.
Aug 02, 2018
Superbugs resistant to alcohol can now skirt around sanitisers and disinfectantsBacterial samples from 2009 were found to be more resistant to alcohol than those from before 2004