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Sushil Koirala, a valued friend lost, says PM Modi  Feb 9, 8:27 am
Kathmandu, Feb. 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed grief over the demise of Nepal's former prime minister Sushil Koirala and said India has lost a valued friend.
Former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala passes away  Feb 9, 8:27 am
Kathmandu, Feb. 9 (ANI): Former prime minister of Nepal Sushil Koirala passed away in the wee hours today.
CDC confirms Zika being sexually transmitted in Texas  Feb 3, 12:27 pm
London, Feb.3 (ANI): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revealed that the first known case of the Zika has been sexually transmitted in Texas and is the first known case of the virus being locally acquired in the continental United States in the current outbreak.
Vaccine for Zika virus may take 3-5 years  Feb 2, 9:31 am
Wellington, Feb 2 (ANI): Researchers will take around three to five years to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus, the Brazilian president's chief of staff said, as the World Health Organisation declared a global health emergency over the disease.
Are diagnostic labels of asthma, COPD even viable?   Feb 1, 11:23 am
Washington D.C, Feb 1 (ANI): A team of researchers has tried to explore whether or not tagging every patient's breathing problem as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is viable.
Zika virus affects 2,100 pregnant women in Columbia  Jan 31, 5:05 pm
Bogota, Jan.31 (ANI): The Colombian national health institute has revealed that more than 2,100 pregnant women in the country have been infected with the mosquito borne Zika virus, as the disease continues to spread across America.
Is Alzheimer's transmissible?  Jan 30, 2:07 pm
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Once again, scientists have raised the specter of Alzheimer's as a transmissible disease, theorizing that it can be transmitted from one person to another.
BP drug offers hope in Alzheimer's fight  Jan 30, 12:40 pm
Washington D.C, Jan 30 (ANI): An FDA-approved blood pressure drug is casting a ray of hope for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests.
Fiber-rich diet can keep lung disease at bay  Jan 24, 8:24 am
Washington D.C, Jan 24 (ANI): Fiber-rich foods are known to lower blood sugar, cut cholesterol, prevent constipation and even ward off colon cancer. Now, a new research links intake of fiber in right amount to lower risk of developing lung disease.
Exposure to environmental toxin ups Alzheimer's risk  Jan 23, 8:32 am
Washington D.C, Jan 23 (ANI): A down-side of living in a polluted city is its infamous smog, which is a factor in respiratory conditions such as asthma, bronchitis and COPD. Now, a new study has revealed a link between exposure to air pollution and Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative illnesses.
How Aged Garlic Extract can protect your heart  Jan 22, 3:53 pm
Washington D.C, Jan 22 (ANI): Aged Garlic Extract can stop heart disease from progressing and in some cases, even reverse artery plaque accumulation, according to a new study.
Healthy fats add years to your life  Jan 21, 1:58 pm
Washington D.C, Jan 21 (ANI): According to a new study, eating healthier fats could save more than a million people internationally from dying from heart disease, and the types of diet changes needed differ greatly between countries.
Slow heart rate doesn't mean early death risk  Jan 20, 12:53 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 20 (ANI): If you often suffer from Bradycardia, a slower than normal heartbeat, then there is no need to panic as a new study has revealed that it is not a sign of developing cardiovascular disease.
Regular exercise, including standing reduces cardiovascular disease  Jan 19, 1:40 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 19 (ANI): According to a recent clinical perspective, the majority of citizens in developed countries should not be concerned by potential harm from exercise, but rather by the lack of exercise in their lives.
Antibiotics must be prescribed for respiratory tract infections  Jan 19, 10:31 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 19 (ANI): According to a recent published paper, the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued advice for prescribing antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections (ARTIs) in adults.
Following jaundice epidemic, Shimla bans open-air eatables   Jan 19, 9:00 am
Shimla, Jan. 19 (ANI): After the outbreak of jaundice in some parts of Shimla, the state administration has put a ban on sale of eatables in open as a precautionary measure. Deputy Commissioner (DC) Dinesh Malhotra issued the order after sudden spurt in jaundice cases and waterborne diseases in past few days.
Rats can cause health threats to poultry, humans: Study  Jan 18, 9:44 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that rats can absorb disease agents from their local environment and spread them.
Diabetes surging across rural and urban India  Jan 17, 6:06 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 17 (ANI): With one in every twelve person suffering from the menace of diabetes, the disease has now become a pan-India phenomenon with the rural and urban population fighting the bug alike.
ILBS has given hope to millions of people in terms of patient care  Jan 14, 6:26 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 14 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) has given hope to millions of people by providing state-of-the-art patient care services at affordable cost, including advanced and dedicated research in the field of liver and biliary diseases.
Saturated fat, sugar are contributors to coronary heart disease  Jan 14, 10:25 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 14 (ANI): One in every six deaths in the United States and throughout the developed world takes place due to Atherosclerotic Coronary Heart Disease (CHD).
Antibodies of Ebola virus have been found out  Jan 14, 10:15 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 14 (ANI): A recent research has engineered the first antibodies that can potently neutralise the two deadliest strains of the virus that causes Ebola hemorrhagic fever.
Charlie Sheen stopped 'HIV' medication out of curiosity  Jan 12, 3:39 pm
Washington, D.C., Jan. 12 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has proved himself to be extremely strong as he made some eye-opening and very personal revelations during a recent interview.
Sugar-sweetened drinks increase body's visceral fat  Jan 12, 10:13 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 12 (ANI): A new research has found out that drinking sugar-sweetened beverages every day is associated with an increase in a particular type of body fat that may affect diabetes and heart disease risk.
Insulin producing pancreatic cells successfully created in lab  Jan 7, 1:20 pm
Washington, D.C., Jan. 7 (ANI): Fully functional pancreatic cells have been cultured by scientists from human skin cells, potentially meaning the end of daily insulin injections for sufferers of the disease.
NTCA completes first dog survey in Corbett Park buffer zone  Dec 31, 2:50 pm
Nanital, Dec. 31 (ANI): For the first time, a dog population survey, commissioned by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA), has been completed inside an Indian wildlife reserve to determine how many vaccinations are needed to stop and prevent canine diseases from transferring to the felines in the reserve.