Vellore (Tamil Nadu), May 4 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said India is going through an epidemiological transition and faces three challenges in disease control.
Roorkee, May 4 (IANS) Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee have identified a molecule that exhibits antiviral activity against the chikungunya virus, raising hopes of finding a new way to combat the mosquito-borne viral disease.
Washington, May 4 (IANS) A 132-pound ovarian tumour, measuring almost three feet, was removed from a 38-year-old woman from US' Connecticut this year, said doctors involved in the case.
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Decorated with paintings, murals and sculptures of tigers, local jungles and other wildlife, Chandrapur and Ballarshah stations in the Nagpur Division of Central Railway have been adjudged "Most Beautiful Station" on Indian Railways, an official said on Thursday.
Toronto, May 3 (IANS) Examining the levels of "fear of guilt" feeling in a patient with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) may help doctors treat him or her better, says a study.
Srinagar, May 3 (IANS) A tourist from Mumbai died of heart attack on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir's hill station in Gulmarg.
New York, May 3 (IANS) An algorithm that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) can automatically and more accurately diagnose a potentially devastating cause of childhood blindness than some expert physicians, says a study.
Hanoi, May 3 (IANS) Vietnam, which has more than five million patients with kidney failure, is facing an acute shortage of the organ for transplantation, a media report said on Thursday.
Ottawa, May 3 (IANS) Canadian Member of Parliament Gord Brown died suddenly after apparently suffering a fatal heart attack in his Parliament Hill office on Wednesday.
London, May 2 (IANS) In a bizarre incident, a woman flew on an Emirates flight from Manchester to New Delhi on her husband's passport, without the error being noticed by the airport or the flight authorities.
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the construction of a 100-bed hospital in the city at an estimated cost of Rs 95 crore.
Tokyo, May 2 (IANS) New research has found that people with blood type O may be at increased risk of dying from severe trauma - an injury that has the potential to cause long-term disability or death.
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) In a rare case, doctors at Fortis Hospital here said they removed 14 live round worms, measuring 15-20 cm each, from a 38-year-old woman's bile duct, the duct which connects the liver and the intestines.
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Males are more sensitive to allergens such as dust, pollen, food products, and fungi, and therefore, more prone to respiratory allergies like asthma, compared with females, finds a survey by SRL Diagnostics.
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) One among every ten persons affected by asthma globally is an Indian, with the country having 20 million such patients and the number is on the rise, an expert said here on Monday.