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Rapid ascent is usually associated with the condition but some people are more prone than others Though the CBSE retests may play spoiler, the holiday season is round the corner. And with the mercury on the rise, the cool mountains...
The recent Rani Mukherjee starrer puts the spotlight on  a little known neurological condition that is quite common in childhoodTourette Syndrome isn't progeria and Rani Mukherjee certainly isn't Amitabh Bachchan. But it is far more common and as anybody...
Neurocysticercosis is the leading cause of epilepsy Some years ago, when ace Indian tennis player Leander Paes fell ill, neurocysticercosis enjoyed a brief moment in the sun. The incidence though has not abated and in fact is on the rise...
Actor Irrfan Khan's cryptic reference to neuro not always being about the brain is bang on. A quick explainer on neuroendocrine tumoursLike some of the multi-layered characters he has played, actor Irrfan Khan left a lot unsaid when he...
The British physicist lived with the debilitating disease for more than 50 years Stephen Hawking changed the way we looked at creation. He also showed what it is like to live with a debilitating disease. Hawking was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral...
The scheme awaits cabinet nod but states have already flagged these issues in the two-day consultation In their addresses at the End TB summit on Tuesday both prime minister Narendra Modi and health minister J P Nadda spoke at length...
The judgement means passive euthanasia with the patient's consent will now be a reality in India In a landmark judgement on Friday the Supreme Court allowed advance directives - a "living will" - that allows people to decide in advance...
Raw or unpasteurised milk can lead to a slew of diseases including diarrhoea and Guillain Barre Syndrome; can even cause a stroke It is the season for gujiya, dahi vada and thandai. It is also the season when you can...
The first female superstar of Bollywood succumbed to a cardiac arrest on Saturday nightIt is not a happy Sunday as Indian cine buffs mourn the death of the country's first female superstar, Sridevi. The 54-year-old actor who was on a...
India has the highest incidence and deaths in the world of rabies yet public awareness is poor. The recent death of a young boy in Mumbai showed it once moreMr Roy, sitting in his posh Bandra apartment read the...

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