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Ayushman Bharat

Health agency signs MoU for Ayushman Bharat implementation

Under the MoU,  information and eligibility validation services will be provided to beneficiaries, especially in remote area National Health Agency (NHA), the apex body for...
Hair Loss

Hair loss, greying can be reversed by new compound say Johns Hopkins experts

Hair loss, hair whitening and skin inflammation caused by a diet heavy in fat and cholesterol may be reversed, they say Now, hope for those...
Breastfeeding a baby

3 in 5 babies not breastfed in 1st hour of birth: UNICEF/WHO

New report reveals misconceptions that prevent breastfeeeding An estimated 78 million babies – or three in five – are not breastfed within the first hour...
An old woman taking a walk in park

Greening reduces depression, stress in city dwellers

Living in a green surrounding lowers mental stress, study shows Recent plans to ‘redevelop’ government residential colonies in south Delhi by felling trees created a...
Girl child India

Millions of unborn girls killed in womb, yet just 2735 cases till date

No cases under the PC&PNDT Act have been filed in several northeastern states, despite falling sex ratio in many of them India's sex ratio at...
overweight kids

High BMI in young people can change the structure of the heart

Because of these changes, young people who are overweight may be more prone to heart diseases as they grow older Being overweight in youth can...
e-cigarettes, E-cigarettes tobacco, smoking, lungs cancer, smoke

E-cigarettes too can increase risk of oral cancer

New research suggests smokeless tobacco products including e-cigarettes too have a cancer link While the link of smokeless tobacco products to oral cancer is documented,...
Mosquito, Malaria, dengue, malaria

Take steps to control dengue, malaria etc: Nadda to Kejriwal

Nadda letter to Kejriwal may not go down well with the Delhi administration Union health minister J P Nadda has written to Delhi chief minister...
Artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence can read personality from eye movements

AI has been found to recognise four of the Big Five personality traits Eyes, truly are the windows to the soul. Especially when there is...
Human kidney transplant, nephrosis

Japanese scientists identify gene link to childhood nephrosis

Childhood nephrotic syndrome or nephrosis is an incurable disease Childhood nephrotic syndrome is the most frequently occurring chronic kidney disease among children. A Japanese research...

Don't Miss

Smells good! 2 mins of that smell & you may not...

Study shows smelling your favourite indulgent food for long may help avoid it Just a whiff of fried food may entice you to order a...

Glued to your mobile phone all day? Beware of ‘text neck’

Researchers warn about the possibilities of neck pain because of excessive mobile use A large majority of the world's 3.4 billion smartphone users are putting...

Every 10th kid & every 6th adult is victim of antibiotic...

Michigan Medicine study published in British Medical Journal highlights extent of antibiotic overuse One in 10 children and about one in six adults with private...