New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) To bring Intensive Care Unit (ICU)-standard monitoring across general wards, Max Healthcare on Wednesday announced a partnership with US-based medical technology company Vios Medical to launch a continuous vital monitoring system built on a medical-grade Internet of Things (IoT) framework.
New York, Feb 28 (IANS) Scientists have identified 50 new gene regions that increase the risk of developing schizophrenia, a finding that could lead to improved treatment for the debilitating psychiatric condition that affects over 20 million people worldwide.
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) To celebrate the upcoming Women's Day, the Delhi Metro is organising a six-day article and slogan writing contest exclusively for women, winners of which will be rewarded on March 8 -- the day the event is celebrated globally, the transporter said on Tuesday.
Bhubaneswar, Feb 27 (IANS) Over 1.1 crore children have been vaccinated under Measles-Rubella Vaccination campaign in last 20 days in Odisha, said an official on Tuesday.
New York, Feb 27 (IANS) The state of a woman's immune system during pregnancy may shape the connectivity of her child's brain, suggests a study, emphasising the influence of maternal health on a child's susceptibility to psychiatric disorders later in life.
London, Feb 27 (IANS) An international team of researchers has identified a brain area that works as a natural painkilling system and could pave the way for a possible alternative to opioids for the effective relief of chronic pain.
New York, Feb 27 (IANS) Scientists have found a potential new pathway that can help treat the harmful effects of cocaine on the cardiovascular system.
Toronto, Feb 26 (IANS) Researchers have discovered one of the factors behind nerve cell death in Parkinson's disease, unlocking the potential for new treatment to slow the progression of this fatal neurodegenerative disorder.
London, Feb 25 (IANS) Patients suffering from respiratory disease with arthritis could struggle to manage their condition because their inhalers are too fiddly for them to use, a study has claimed.
London, Feb 25 (IANS) Researchers have found how an unexpectedly high number of mutations in the stem cells of muscles impair cell regeneration.
London, Feb 24 (IANS) In what could put to rest considerable doubts raised over the effectiveness of antidepressants, a new study has found that many of such pills actually work quite well in adults.
Canberra, Feb 24 (IANS) Toddlers in the Australian state of Victoria will be offered free influenza vaccinations following a severe 2017 flu season.
Hyderabad, Feb 23 (IANS) India's largest biopharmaceutical company Biocon will expand its presence in Hyderabad while its subsidiary Syngene will set up a research and developmentm an official statement said on Friday.
New York, Feb 23 (IANS) Researchers have identified a drug that extends egg viability in worms, even when taken midway through the fertile window, which could potentially extend a woman's fertility by three to six years.
New York, Feb 23 (IANS) A novel image-based diagnostic tool, developed using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning techniques, may potentially speed up diagnoses and treatment of patients with retinal diseases and pneumonia among children, researcher say.