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Feb 06, 2020
Coronavirus is sparing children and largely affecting the ill and aged — infection experts explain whyExperts have theorised that younger people are being infected, too, but developing a relatively milder infection.
Jan 29, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak might have originated in infected bats – here’s why scientists think soBats may have an immune system that lets them coexist with many disease-causing viruses, experts think.
Jan 27, 2020
Five health risks associated with climate changeThe WHO estimates that between 2030 and 2050, 250,000 deaths are expected to be because of climate change.
Nov 03, 2018
As Delhi's air quality continues to remain 'very poor', hospitals struggle to deal with rising cases of respiratory diseasesWith Delhi's air quality remaining in the 'very poor' category, hospitals are facing a tough time dealing with rising cases of respiratory diseases.
Aug 03, 2018
Lung cancer no longer just smoker’s disease: Study shows 50% patients never held a cigarette, toxic air could be the causeAdenocarcinoma (AC) is the most common form of cancer amongst non-smokers and increasing levels of ambient PM 2.5 have been proven to be associated with increasing incidence of AC
Mar 04, 2018
As Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls for making health fundamental right, Panna's creaky health infrastructure awaits faceliftPanna, a region in Madhya Pradesh famous for its tiger reserve, has hugely inadequate health infrastructure. Locals hope politicians will heed their woes as elections approach.
Nov 16, 2017
Over half of Delhi's college students suffering from respiratory problems, reveals surveyA survey conducted by Fortis Healthcare has concluded that over half of the Delhi's college students are suffering from respiratory problems
Nov 15, 2017
India has grown healthy since 1990, but mother-child malnutrition and rise in lifestyle diseases are worryingWhile India is growing healthier, not every state and Union territory can be said to be growing healthy at the same pace, points out the India: Health of the Nation’s States
Nov 08, 2017
As Delhi air pollution reaches alarming levels, city hospitals witness surge in patients with respiratory problemsAs air pollution reached alarming levels in Delhi, major city hospitals witnessed a surge in the number of patients complaining of respiratory problems
Oct 11, 2017
Half-hearted ban on sale of crackers won't help: India needs sustained efforts to tackle air pollutionThe SC verdict banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi/NCR is not only difficult to implement but also strange since it has not prohibited the bursting of firecrackers