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Jun 21, 2019
People have a higher chance of contracting HIV in developed, urbanized districtsThe study found that if people knew that using a condom prevents HIV, there are lesser cases in the district.
Jun 04, 2019
Study show some women more likely to develop cervical cancer, help in early detectionResearchers found a link between women most likely to develop cancer and a micro-gene in their DNA.
Apr 07, 2019
World Health Day 2019: Vaping no less dangerous than smoking, say expertsThe Centre's advisory for states to clamp down on e-cigarettes won't be enough to stop their use.
Dec 07, 2018
Air pollution killed 12.4 lakh in India in 2017; exposure to PM 2.5 pollutant highest in Delhi, says reportAround 12.4 lakh deaths in India in 2017 is attributable to air pollution, it said and termed air pollution a leading risk factor for deaths in the country where the average life expectancy would have been 1.7 years higher if the pollution levels were less than the minimal level causing health loss.
Oct 19, 2018
Zika cases rise to 109 in Rajasthan as nine new cases confirmed in Jaipur; govt making efforts to contain mosquito larvaeThe first positive case of Zika virus in Jaipur was reported on 21 September which alerted the authorities both at the state and the centre.
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.
Aug 01, 2018
Indian scientists develop promising new questionnaire for early autism detectionCASI is in Hindi and has been developed specifically for autism screening in North India
Jul 02, 2018
Nutrify India Now app will give you nutritional information on Indian foodsThe app has the facility to keep track of the energy balance between calories consumed and expended.
Jun 02, 2018
As Kerala health officials warn of second Nipah virus outbreak, here's all you need to know of the infectionAs concern over the Nipah virus infection outbreak grows by the day, 17 people in Kerala have succumbed to it so far, as per the latest update. Health officials in the southern state have warned of a possibility of a second outbreak.
Jun 01, 2018
Nipah kills one more in Kerala's Kozhikode as death toll rises to 17; victim had tested negative for virus on first occasionWith the death toll rising to 17, one more person who contracted the Nipah Virus infection passed away in Khozikode, Kerala on 1 June.