Friday, May 17, 2024

HEALTH

17 new genetic variants linked to Alzheimer’s disease identified

New York, March 22 (IANS) A team of US researchers has identified 17 new genetic variants that may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease,...

Dr Reddy’s launches cancer drug ‘Versavo’ in the UK

Chennai, March 19 (IANS) Pharma major Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd on Tuesday announced the launch of its cancer drug Versavo (bevacizumab) in the UK. Versavo,...

New system to mimic pancreas may help diabetics with insulin delivery

New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) In a potential breakthrough in insulin delivery for people with diabetes, a team of Indian scientists has developed a...

Toronto Public Health notifies of possible measles exposure at Scarborough library

Toronto (Mar 19) - Toronto Public Health (TPH) has issued an alert about a possible exposure to measles at a public library in Scarborough...

Brampton shares Avian Flu safety tips after finding infected waterfowl in several areas

Brampton (Mar 19) - To help protect the health and safety of residents and pets, Brampton has provided tips in response to waterfowl exhibiting...

COPD, asthma to drive India’s critical care ventilator market: Report

New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Increasing cases of chronic respiratory diseases such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and asthma in India are expected...

Why popping vitamin pills without consulting a doctor may harm you

New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) While it may seem fancy to take vitamin supplements daily, regular consumption without consulting a doctor may be detrimental...

World Sleep Day: Global survey finds that nearly 40% are not sleeping well

San Diego (Mar 15) - On World Sleep Day, data from a new sleep survey shows that a good night's rest eludes many. ResMed today...

Discover the benefits of onion juice for hair health

New Delhi, March 14 (IANSlife) Hair struggles are universal. What if the solution to your hair dilemma is always hiding there in your kitchen...

MIT’s new rapid gene-editing screen to spot cancer mutations

New York, March 13 (IANS) Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a novel gene-editing screen that can rapidly find cancer...