New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) A 27-year old man with a skeletal tumour for years was treated with radiofrequency ablation to successfully remove the growth at a hospital here, doctors said on Monday.
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) At the age of just nine years, Dhanshree Mehta from Gujarat's Surat has became the youngest to climb Russia's Mt. Elbrus, one of the Seven Summits (the highest peaks in each continent), said a statement.
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Apollo Hospitals has partnered with Mumbai-based Regenerative Medical Services (RMS) Regrow to offer a safe and cost-effective cell therapy for cartilage and bone problems for the first time in India.
United Nations, June 19 (IANS) A record 65.6 million people are either refugees, asylum seekers or internally displaced across the globe, the UN refugee agency said on Monday.
Toronto, June 19 (IANS) An experimental Ebola vaccine has been found to be safe for humans, according to the results of an early clinical trial.
London, June 19 (IANS) Opening the door to precision medicine for prostate cancer, researchers have developed a three-in-one blood test that could tell which men would benefit from a class of new drugs, detect early signs of resistance and monitor cancer's evolution over time.
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Eighty-five per cent of diabetics see amputations in their lifetime due to lack of appropriate treatment, data released during a national conference on diabetics here has revealed.
Toronto, June 19 (IANS) Canadian researchers in a clinical trial have developed a vaccine for disease caused by Ebola virus.
Toronto, June 19 (IANS) Patients with obesity have a higher risk of infection within 30 days after receiving heart bypass surgery, suggests new research.
Washington, June 19 (IANS) A power outage was reported in some parts of the US city of Houston caused by a bird, according to a local power company.
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Women lactating without pregnancy, caused due to the increase of prolactin hormone, is a sign of infertility, say doctors.
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) A five-month-old aborted foetus was found alive after doctors at the Safdarjung Hospital here declared it dead and handed it over to the family members in a polythene bag.
Udupi (Karnataka), June 18 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said quality healthcare was a necessity for every individual and underlined the need to ensure better infrastructure in rural areas so that doctors serve there.
New York, June 18 (IANS) Scientists have found that exposure to just 10 minutes of light at night suppresses biting and manipulates flight behaviour of malaria mosquitoes.
London, June 18 (IANS) Researchers have developed an automated rapid blood test that could make malaria diagnosis faster and more reliable than it is now.