13 Aug 2014
Itanagar: The Centre has assured Arunachal Pradesh that it will consider the request of the state government for vaccination against Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in all affected districts followed by routine immunization of children between 1-15 years of age.
17 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Wearing tight clothes or figure-hugging shape wear may lead to nerve compression in your back and also restrict your hip bone movement, putting pressure on your spine and leading to backache, says an expert.Suraj Bafna, spine consultant at Qi Spine Clinic, lists a few back pain culprits:
15 Apr 2015
Washington: A new device the size of a pingpong ball can extract a small blood sample when held against the skin for two minutes, allowing for pain-free blood tests, researchers say.
14 Apr 2015
Washington: Think again before you pop a painkiller as researchers have found that along with pain, they can also reduce pleasure, something you may not want your drug to do.
24 Nov 2014
Aizawl: While six infants died in Mizoram allegedly due to vaccination, no evidence have been found so far, state health minister Lal Thanzara said the state legislature on Monday.
26 Mar 2015
Miami: Serena Williams practiced on Wednesday for the first time since a knee injury forced her to withdraw before her BNP Paribas Open semi-final last week but has not lowered her expectations for the Miami Open.
23 Aug 2014
Lisbon: Researchers at Portugal's Champalimaud Foundation said on Friday that the molecule of serotonin in the organism can diminish sensitivity to pain.
28 Feb 2015
Washington: Meditation might be an effective treatment for reducing chronic neck pain, according to a new research. Chronic neck pain can lead to serious comorbidities like depression. Patients with chronic neck pain frequently experience distress, researchers said.
27 Feb 2015
Sydney: The commonly found association between low back pain and depression is actually due to certain genetic factors, suggests a large study of twins.
18 May 2015
Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan was suffering from pain in his knees, but still chose to rehearse for a 'garba' dance sequence for Rahul Dholakia's 'Raees'.