Category: Health

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Red wine compound may help Mars explorers preserve muscle mass: Study

Red wine compound may help Mars explorers preserve muscle mass: Study

A strong candidate is resveratrol: a compound commonly found in grape skin and blueberries that has been widely investigated for its ...
Swine Flu: Know the symptoms, treatment and tips to stay safe

Swine Flu: Know the symptoms, treatment and tips to stay safe

You should immediately contact your nearest doctor or an infectious disease specialist if you experience the symptoms. (Photo: Pravee ...
Ninth round of National Deworming Day targets 32.81 crore children, adolescents

Ninth round of National Deworming Day targets 32.81 crore children, adolescents

The National Deworming Day (NDD) aims at combating the health risk posed by intestinal worms in children and adolescent. (Source: Exp ...
From controlling weight to satiating hunger pangs: Know the health benefits of makhana

From controlling weight to satiating hunger pangs: Know the health benefits of makhana

Phool Makhana or Crispy Lotus pop seeds grow on the leaf in a pond or ideally in stagnant water. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock Images) Fo ...
One case of Chandipura virus infection detected in Gujarat: All you need to know about the virus that affects children

One case of Chandipura virus infection detected in Gujarat: All you need to know about the virus that affects children

Timely detection, hospitalisation and symptomatic treatment given to the patient could help save lives in cases of Chandipura virus. ...
HIV cases decline by 16 per cent since 2010: UNAIDS

HIV cases decline by 16 per cent since 2010: UNAIDS

Since 2010, AIDS-related deaths have fallen by 33 per cent to 7,70,000 in 2018. (Source: File Photo) Globally, around 1.7 million peo ...
Findings to be published today: Menstrual cups safe but awareness low, says Lancet study

Findings to be published today: Menstrual cups safe but awareness low, says Lancet study

The study hence summarised current knowledge about leakage, safety and acceptability of menstrual cups, comparing them to other produ ...
Enzyme Replacement Therapy may extend lifespan of rare disease patients

Enzyme Replacement Therapy may extend lifespan of rare disease patients

Enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) involves intravenous (IV) infusions to correct the underlying enzyme deficiency that causes the rare ...
More Indians found to be obese but fewer are undernourished: FAO report

More Indians found to be obese but fewer are undernourished: FAO report

Globally the number of obese adults has gone up from 563.7 million in 2012 to 672.3 million in 2016, the report said. (Source: Getty ...
Hospital gowns, stainless steel contaminated with pathogens: Study

Hospital gowns, stainless steel contaminated with pathogens: Study

This pathogen commonly affects older adults in hospitals and in long-term care facilities. (Photo: Getty Images/Thinkstock) Surgical ...
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