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Beat the rising mercury with these 10 super foods

These superfoods will keep you healthy and rejuvenated in the Indian summer The Sun is blazing and the weather is hot throughout India. Along with...

Re-vaccination with BCG can reduce infection from TB patients

According to the World Health Organisation, people ill with TB can infect 10–15 other people through close contact over the course of a year A...

Bridge course for AYUSH doctors a pipe dream, requires nod of...

Conditions set in National Medical Commission Bill to allow practitioners of Indian medicine prescribe modern medicines are in reality so stringent that it is...

Scant evidence on cracker hazards but bad air affects kids more

Firecrackers may have implications for people with respiratory conditions but their hazards for general population are yet to be proven After many Diwalis when firecrackers...

Global applause, but GOI still short on health in 2017

Between rolling out a largely benign National Health Policy at the start of the year and bringing in Parliament a Bill that would allow...

2.5% GDP a far cry, India slashes funding for flagship health...

Despite assurances on the contrary since NDA was voted to power three years ago,  the Indian government has slashed funding for its flagship health...

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Outbreak of an eye infection in contact lens wearers

An outbreak of a rare but preventable eye infection that can cause blindness, has been identified in contact lens wearers A threefold increase in Acanthamoeba...

Alcohol kills more than 3 mn each year, most of them...

Harmful use of alcohol kills more than 3 million people each year, most of them men. More than 3 million people died as a result...

Diet rich in fish, fruits & nuts lowers stroke risk

Mediterranean diet can lower stroke risk, especially in women.Fruits and nuts are the key to keeping stroke away. And some fish. One of the largest...