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Rising number of cardiac patients in India in 30-40 age group a concern, say doctors

Rising number of cardiac patients in India in 30-40 age group a concern, say doctors

New Delhi: A modern lifestyle that people all over the world have adopted or are adopting seems to be a big reason for the rise in heart problems. In India, cardiovascular diseases seem to be one of the biggest reasons for the rise... 
Indian-origin researcher identifies potential treatment for breast cancer

Indian-origin researcher identifies potential treatment for breast cancer

New Delhi: Breast cancer is the top cancer victimising women in the developed as well as in the developing world. Unfortunately, low and middle-income countries are at a higher risk of breast cancer due to lack of timely diagnosis. Breast... 
Alzheimer’s may be detected years before symptoms appear – thanks to this new eye test

Alzheimer’s may be detected years before symptoms appear – thanks to this new eye test

New Delhi: Scientists claim to have developed a new non-invasive eye test that may be helpful in detecting Alzheimer’s disease years before patients actually start experiencing the symptoms. Researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical... 
Shocking! 50 tumours removed from woman’s uterus after three-hour surgery

Shocking! 50 tumours removed from woman’s uterus after three-hour surgery

Itanagar: In a shocking incident, 50 tumours were successfully removed by a team of doctors from the uterus of a woman in Itanagar. The woman has been suffering from heavy and painful menstrual cycle for several years. The three-hour... 
Bombay HC aids man suffering from rare genetic disorder

Bombay HC aids man suffering from rare genetic disorder

Nagpur: The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court has rushed to aid a 26-year old man suffering from a rare genetic disorder by directing the government and BSNL to pay for his treatment requiring over Rs 2 crore per annum, his lawyer... 
Multicolour MRIs developed, could help improve disease diagnosis

Multicolour MRIs developed, could help improve disease diagnosis

A team of researchers have developed a method that could make magnetic resonance imaging – MRI – multicolour to help improve disease diagnosis. The study was published in the journal Scientific Reports. The current... 
Sepsis can be prevented using a new inexpensive technique

Sepsis can be prevented using a new inexpensive technique

Scientists in the US have developed an inexpensive technique that helps prevent sepsis –  a life-threatening illness caused by the body’s response to an infection. In sepsis, the immune system goes into overdrive in response... 
To smell more attractive, men should eat more fruits and veggies says study

To smell more attractive, men should eat more fruits and veggies says study

Scientists have suggested through a new study that men who are vegetarians are more attractive to their non-vegetarian counterparts, because of their different body odour and that’s because vegetarian guys eat more fruits and...