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Most deaths of children aged 5-14 in India are from communicable diseases such as pneumonia, tuberculosis and vaccine-preventable diseases, says The Lancet Most deaths of children aged five to 14 in India, China, Brazil and Mexico arise from preventable or...
Study finds more adolescents are now exposed to communicable and non communicable diseases, also violence In the first study to track recent global changes to adolescent health, published in The Lancet, researchers estimate that, compared with 1990, an additional 250 million...
Study shows that when pregnant women smoke, chances of sudden unexpected infant death go up The first findings to result from a collaboration between Seattle Children's Research Institute and Microsoft data scientists provide new information about how smoking before and during pregnancy...
First international consensus guidelines on use of polymyxins are out An international panel of the leading researchers on infectious disease and antimicrobials has formed new guidelines on the use of polymyxins. Polymyxins are a class of antibiotics employed as a...
Study shows that sleep disordered breathing or sleep apnea more common in athletes A study of university rugby players has shown that they are more likely to suffer sleep disordered breathing such as sleep apnea. The study also showed that the...
Study from Johns Hopkins University finds Vitamin D protects asthmatic, obese school children with exposure to indoor air pollution   A new study has found that vitamin D may be protective among asthmatic obese children living in urban environments with high...
They clog your arteries and make your heart vulnerable. But not all cholesterol is bad. Medibulletin takes you through bad and good cholesterol The terms bad and good cholesterol are used in every conversation theses days. Cholesterol tests, also called...
Smoking tobacco in waterpipes or hookah, is associated with increased risk of heart attacks Smoking tobacco in waterpipes or hookah, more commonly known as hookahs, results in inhaling toxic chemicals. This often exceeds the levels of these chemicals in cigarette...
Pulse Polio Programme 2019 will target 17 crore children to sustain polio eradication efforts President Ram Nath Kovind, launched the Pulse Polio programme for 2019 by administering polio drops to children less than five years old, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan...
Even low amounts of exposure to passive or secondhand smoke linked to higher risk of kidney disease A new study has revealed a link between exposure to secondhand smoke and the development of chronic kidney disease (CKD). This study, provides additional...

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