New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Anupriya Patel on Tuesday inaugurated the 22nd conference of Asian Harmonisation Working Party (AHWP).
New York, Dec 5 (IANS) Tumour-targeting nanoparticles loaded with a drug that makes cancer cells more vulnerable to chemotherapy's toxicity can be a new approach in the treatment of endometrial cancer -- that begins in the uterus, researchers suggest.
New York, Dec 5 (IANS) An experimental Zika vaccine developed by US scientists has been found in two early clinical trails to be safe and promising in preventing infection by the deadly virus.
Washington, Dec 5 (IANS) The photographs North Korean state media released of last week's Hwasong-15 missile test appear to have been tampered with, an analyst said on Tuesday.
New York, Dec 5 (IANS) Doctors have long known that in the average person, blood pressure rises from childhood to middle age, but a new study warns that in the elderly, blood pressure gradually begins to decrease about 14 years before death.
Paris, Dec 5 (IANS) Brigitte Macron, wife of French President Emmanuel Macron, named the first-ever Panda born in the country Yuan Meng at a ceremony at a zoo in central France on Monday.
Bhubaneswar, Dec 4 (IANS) An Odisha resident last week gave birth to conjoined girl twins, who share a single heart and a liver, doctors treating them said on Monday.
London, Dec 4 (IANS) When newborn babies are under stress, their brains show a heightened response to pain, but the baby is unlikely to show it by crying, a new study has found.
Toronto, Dec 4 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new tool that can help physicians track cognitive performance of older adults at risk of developing Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia.
New York, Dec 3 (IANS) Using a new technique to visualise the distribution and dynamics of fatty acids inside living cells, researchers have found why excess saturated fats, such as those released from lard, are toxic to cells and cause a wide variety of lipid-related diseases.
New York, Dec 3 (IANS) There is now one more reason to brush your teeth regularly. Researchers have found that some bacteria that lead to gum disease may also increase the risk of esophageal cancer that affects the tube running from the throat to the stomach.
New York, Dec 3 (IANS) People who enjoy hurting others and seeing them in pain are more likely to seek revenge against those who have wronged them, according to a new study
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday said that strict action will be taken against city-based private Max Hospital and its licence would be cancelled if required, after the hospital declared dead a live baby, who still remained in a critical condition two days after the incident.
Washington/New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) A woman born without a uterus has given birth via a donated uterus in the US -- a first for the country.
United Nations, Dec 2 (IANS) The United Nations has appealed for a record $ 22.5 billion in humanitarian aid for 2018.