HEALTH

Gurugram: 93 cattle die of Lumpy Skin Disease, 890 infections found

As many as 93 cattle have died after being infected by the lumpy virus in Gurugram, while 890 cases of the infectious disease...

Simple portable device to diagnose detect ischemic stroke

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi, in collaboration with the PGMIER Chandigarh have proposed and developed a simple, portable and...

India logs 4,272 fresh Covid infections, 27 deaths

India on Thursday reported 4,272 fresh Covid infections in the past 24 hours against the previous day's 3,615 count, as per the Union...

World Heart Day: Smoking teenagers more prone to cardiovascular deaths, say experts

India accounts for almost one fifth of deaths occurring worldwide due to cardiovascular reasons in the young population. The worldwide risk of cardiovascular diseases...

ANE outbreak reported in Kanpur

Kanpur has reported an outbreak of acute necrotizing encephalitis (ANE). The medicos of GSVM medical college contracted this disease and more than 30 medical...

‘Condoms next?’: Bihar woman official responds sharply to schoolgirl over sanitary pads

Senior IAS officer and Bihar Women and Children Development Corporation MD Harjot Kaur Bamhrah stirred up controversy with her abrasive responses to question...

Kidney-pancreas transplant recipient delivers baby at PGI Hospital

Accomplishing one more milestone, the PGIMER located here has written another success story in transplant surgery as a 32-year-old simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant recipient...

Humble stethoscope can detect heart defects in children with 95% accuracy: Study

The humble stethoscope could avoid unnecessary use of more expensive investigations like echocardiography for diagnosis of cardiac defects and allow for substantial reductions...