New York, July 30 (IANS) Toddlers as young as 17 months can perceive who is dominant, finds a study that indicates social dominance and the dynamic it creates, may be naturally ingrained in human beings.
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday called for beyond policy-level interventions against Hepatitis, including intensive advocacy and information sharing against the disease.
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The parents of 31-year-old Naina Bharali are worried since their only daughter has been diagnosed with cirrhosis (liver cancer) -- caused by the hepatitis C virus. She is four months pregnant and they fear the new born will also get infected by the blood-borne viral disease.
Mumbai: India's richest municipal corporation has denied nonprofit Praja Foundation's assessment -- made from the corporation's own data -- that 18 people die of tuberculosis every day, even as Praja Foundation claims the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has no way of knowing if the assessment is wrong because it cannot access its own death-related data ever since it moved to a new software.
San Francisco, July 27 (IANS) Apple has joined hands with Australia-based hearing assistance company Cochlear to launch the first iPhone-compatible cochlear sound processor implant.
New York, July 27 (IANS) In a first in the US, scientists using the 'CRISPR' genome-editing technique, have successfully corrected the DNA in human embryos that carried inherited diseases.
Hyderabad, July 27 (IANS) Mylan Pharmaceutical, a subsidiary of Mylan N.V., on Thursday announced the launch of Velpatasvir 100 mg/Sofosbuvir 400 mg tablets under the brand name MyHep All in India.
Aligarh, July 26 (IANS) The next time you see children gorging on junk food, don't blame the mothers. Instead, blame the father's education and high income.
Ahmedabad, July 25 (IANS) Zydus Cadila on Tuesday said it has received final approval of the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for its Mesalamine delayed-release tablets (800mg) to treat a bowel disease that causes inflammation in the digestive tract (ulcerative colitis).
Munich, July 25 (IANS) A German man fed up with the stress of commuting on busy city roads now swims two km to work along the Isar river in Munich, Germany, the media reported.