18 Apr 2015
Toronto: For its ability to reduce the incidence of disability, a procedure called endovascular therapy (ET) could be the best option for many stroke sufferers, says a study co-authored by an Indian-origin doctor.
10 Feb 2015
London: Researchers have identified a new biomarker that could predict the risk of developing dementia by a simple blood test. A low level of the biomarker apolipoprotein E in our blood increases the risk of developing dementia in the future, the findings of the study involving 76,000 people showed.
11 Dec 2014
Washington: People who have sleep apnea or spend less time in deep sleep may be more likely to have changes in the brain that are associated with dementia, a new study has warned.
11 Dec 2014
New York: Having proper sleep every night may protect your brain from degeneration as researchers have found that people who have sleep apnea or spend less time in deep sleep are at increased risk of dementia.
11 Apr 2015
London: Scientists have discovered a potential new treatment for prostate cancer using low temperature plasmas (LTPs).The study is the first time LTPs have been applied on cells grown directly from patient tissue samples, said researchers at the University of York.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Sonam Kapoor, who has been tested positive of swine flu while shooting for Sooraj Barjatya's 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' in Gujarat, was transferred to a hospital in Mumbai on Sunday morning. Sources said the actress was airlifted from a private hospital in Rajkot after she tested positive for the H1N1 virus.
26 Feb 2015
Sydney: Australian scientists on Thursday said they have discovered that tumours in the pancreas have unstable regions hidden inside their genomes, a finding that has benefits for cancer sufferers by developing personalised treatment.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: All set for a fresh start after nearly recovering from a nagging shoulder injury thanks to the Regenokine treatment in Germany, seasoned Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh says he hopes to remain painfree in his second innings on the course.
03 Apr 2015
Patna: Saying that Giriraj Singh was suffering from "mental illness" because of which he made the controversial remark on Sonia Gandhi, senior Congress leader Raj Babbar on Friday offered to bear expenses of the union minister's "treatment".