Lucknow, Aug 8 (IANS) Nine students have tested positive for swine flu in the Uttar Pradesh capital, taking the total number of cases in the state to 150, health department officials said on Tuesday.
Kohima, Aug 7 (IANS) Three people have died and over 300 people are under medical treatment from an outbreak of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) in Nagaland, an official said on Monday.
Chennai, Aug 7 (IANS) LifeCell, with over 5,000 qualified units of cord blood available for sharing even with an unrelated patient, has become India's biggest cord blood stem cell registry, a statement said on Monday.
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry has rolled out the second phase of the Measles-Rubella (MR) campaign to immunise around 3.4 crore children in the country against the two diseases, an official statement said on Monday.
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A tiny medical device containing gold nanoparticles could boost the effects of cancer medication and reduce its harm, suggests new research.
Melbourne, Aug 7 (IANS) An Australian teenager has been hospitalised after his legs were mauled by tiny marine creatures at a beach in Victoria state, officials said on Monday.
New York, Aug 7 (IANS) Being born early term may increase a baby's risk of developing diabetes and obesity-related illnesses as well as a shortened life span, according to a new study.
Beijing, Aug 6 (IANS) A giant mushroom with a circumference of 1.8 metres and 8 kg of weight has been discovered in China's Yunnan province, authorities said on Sunday.
Hyderabad, Aug 5 (IANS) FOGSI-FIGO international conference on clinical challenges in obstetrics and gynaecology that began here on Saturday is focusing on sustainable goals on safe motherhood, new borns' health, gynae care and gynaecologic oncology.
London, Aug 5 (IANS) A team of scientists have developed a new way of producing data from three-dimensional (3-D) printed heart models that may help surgeons to see the special cells that enable our hearts to beat.
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) A 13-year-old Indian-origin boy in London died last month after suffering a severe allergic reaction to a piece of cheese.
Beijing, Aug 5 (IANS) The Chinese government is sending humanitarian aid to Myanmar to prevent the spread of the H1N1 influenza, the Ministry of Commerce has said.
Bhubaneswar, Aug 4 (IANS) In a serious gaffe, a Tamil movie dubbed in Hindi has portrayed Odisha Director General of Police (DGP) K.B Singh as a martyr.
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Two important drugs -- AYUSH 82 and AYUSH SG -- developed by the Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS) have been commercialised, a union minister informed Parliament on Friday.
Noida, Aug 4 (IANS) A team of doctors here gave a new lease of life to a three-year-old Pakistani child who was suffering from a rare heart disease, found in one among 200,000 children.