New York, June 18 (IANS) Scientists have found that malformation in a protein found in the gut cells may contribute to the onset as well as spread of Parkinson's disease.
Chandigarh, June 16 (IANS) In a first in India, Fortis Hospital here has introduced a new technique to treat varicose veins that is less painful than the traditional method, the hospital said on Friday.
Washington, June 16 (IANS) Six pregnant women in Texas were tested positive for Zika, the first cases of the mosquito-borne disease to be reported in the US this year.
Abuja, June 15 (IANS/MAP) The Nigerian government has called on states and healthcare agencies to redouble their efforts on reducing maternal and infant mortality in the country.
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Two complex paediatric liver transplants conducted by doctors at Fortis Hospital here helped save lives of infants hailing from Fiji and Iraq, who were suffering from congenital liver defects.
New York, June 15 (IANS) A new surgical tool that uses low-frequency ultrasound to break down blood clots deep within the veins of the legs, without damaging the surrounding blood vessels, has been developed by US researchers.
London, June 15 (IANS) British pharmaceutical company GSK has announced it will form a strategic partnership with China's Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Diseases (GIRD).
San Francisco, June 15 (IANS) Managing your health information and sharing them with your trusted doctor may soon become a lot less cumbersome than it is now as Apple is on works to turn the iPhone into a hub of all your medical information, the media reported.