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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
22 Dec 2014
Lucknow: Following reports of a bird flu case in Chandigarh, Uttar Pradesh banned the import of chicken, eggs and all forms of poultry from other states, an official said on Monday.
25 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: Pharma major Venus Remedies will start selling its pain reliever 'Trois' in the Singapore market and is expecting a revenue of USD 10 million in the next three years.
11 Nov 2014
Barcelona: Rafael Nadal's doctor says the 14-time Grand Slam winner will receive stem cell treatment on his ailing back. Angel Ruiz-Cotorro said that "we are going to put cells in a joint in his spine" next week in Barcelona.