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.
02 Feb 2015
London: Simple distraction techniques such as talking to a nurse, watching a DVD or using stress balls can help patients relax during a surgery and reduce their pain, a new study has found.
13 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP) on Thursday launched a new service which will alert parents about the immunisation schedule of their children through a text message on their mobile.
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.
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 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Papaya is an amazingly delicious fruit referred to as ‘fruits of angels’. It is easily available and affordable. You can grow it in your kitchen garden as well. Papaya’s nutritional benefits are really amazing. Here, we share with you some benefits of papaya-
09 Jan 2015
Washington: An Indian-origin scientist from Northwestern Medicine and his daughter have found that listening to just 30 minutes of songs can significantly reduce pain in kids after major surgery.
16 Feb 2015
London: A 'human papilloma virus' vaccine may not only prevent cervical cancer but also other HPV-caused common cancers, according to a multinational clinical trial, involving nearly 20,000 young women.
19 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Human hearing has a secret bodyguard. According to a new research by Northwestern Medicine scientists, a newly discovered connection from the cochlea to the brain warns of intense incoming noise that causes tissue damage and also hearing loss.
02 Oct 2014
London: Drinking cherry juice concentrate may help patients beat gout, according to new research. Tart cherries have long been researched for their association with pain relief, ranging from gout and arthritis joint pain to exercise-related muscle pain, researchers said.