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Popping opioid painkillers in excess may 'intensify' depression Feb 22, 11:10 am
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A new study has identified the association between an increase in use of opioid medicines to manage chronic pain and an increase in depression.
Ahmedabad, Feb. 22 (ANI): Congress party workers distributed free masks and medicines to residents in Gujarat as a precautionary measure to fight swine flu.
Swine flu: 'No need to panic', says Ajit Seth Feb 19, 6:30 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): Asserting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given instructions to ensure sufficient medical supplies and necessary treatment to patients affected by the H1N1 virus, Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth on Thursday said there is no need to panic as there is sufficient stock of medicines for supply.
Why marijuana use inevitably brings on the munchies Feb 19, 1:37 pm
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): A new study has shed light on why people tend to eat a lot after smoking marijuana suggesting that uncontrollable urge to eat after using marijuana is driven by neurons in the brain that are normally involved in suppressing appetite.
Dharmanagar (Tripura), Feb. 11 (ANI): Over 300 students in the Dharmanagar district of northern Tripura were hospitalised on Wednesday after consuming medicines prescribed to them by the local school authorities.
Playing catch helps prevent falls in the older adults Jan 11, 1:56 pm
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that a simple training exercise of catching a weighted medicine ball can improve balance and may help prevent falls in the older adults.
Kochi, Jan. 10 (ANI): Plastic surgery is the gift of Vedic scripture of 'Sushruta' to modern medicines, says Minister of State for AYUSH (Independent Charge) Sripad Naik. Inaugurating the Amrita Institute for Integrated Medicine and Research Cente under Amrita University in Kochi, Kerala, today, Naik said, the knowledge was transmitted from teachers and practitioners to scholars.
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A new antibiotic could be proven as a breakthrough by US scientists as it seems very promising to grow nearly half of all soil bacteria.
India's first centre for interdisciplinary study of medicine to come up in Kochi under Amrita University Jan 7, 2:40 pm
Kochi, Jan.7 (ANI):The first centre for integrated study, research and patient care in Allopathy, Ayurveda and Yoga will come up in Kochi, Kerala under the Amrita University.
New cardiac technologies may change face of medicine in 2015 Dec 27, 5:15 pm
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): Researchers has made a lot of new cardiac technologies that will help treat the patients better in the coming 2015.
Amanda Bynes 'stable' post bipolarity, schizophrenia diagnosis Dec 26, 10:39 am
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): Amanda Bynes, who has been diagnosed with schizophrenia and bipolarity, is reportedly well now and is acting "normal".
TSR donate blood, distribute free medicines among tribal villagers Dec 24, 10:13 am
Mohanpur (Tripura), Dec. 24 (ANI): Tripura State Rifles (TSR) officers and soldiers donated blood during a blood donation camp while a mega health and eye donation camp were organized in the remote Chachu village in Mohanpur sub-division of West Tripura.
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Scientists have discovered an on off switch for directing when a particular gene can perform its prescribed function.
52 new drugs under price control mechanism Dec 13, 11:15 am
New Delhi, Dec. 13 (ANI): In order to keep a check on the prices of the essential medicines, the government has brought 52 new drugs under its price control mechanism including some commonly used painkillers and antibiotics, and also those useful in treatment of cancer and skin diseases.
New 'powerful' drug can slash bad cholesterol to level of baby Dec 8, 10:57 am
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Scientists have shown that a new wonder drug, Alirocumab, can cut back the "bad" cholesterol to the level of a baby.
Chinese medicinal plant may help treat obesity, diabetes Dec 2, 11:36 am
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a component of a flowering plant used in traditional Chinese medicine thwarts development of obesity, type 2 diabetes and hepatic steatosis.
Veggie diet triumphs over medicines in beating Type 2 diabetes Nov 24, 12:21 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Veggie diet is better than medicines when it comes to treating Type 2 diabetes, says a new study.
Drugs seized in Tripura Nov 22, 5:56 pm
Dharmanagar, (Tripura), Nov. 22 (ANI): The Railway protection Force recently seized a huge quantity of medicines which are used as drugs at the Dharmanagar railway station in North Tripura.
With Ebola, the most important step is prevention: senior doctor Nov 19, 5:55 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 18 (ANI): Sir Ganga Ram Hospital emeritus consultant in medicine Dr. SP Byotra on Wednesday stated that as far as the Ebola virus is concerned, the most important step is the prevention of its spread. Dr Byotra's remarks came in light of the quarantine of an Indian national suspected to be carrying the virus.
Suva, Nov. 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday offered India's cooperation to the leaders and representatives of Pacific Island nations on several issues including space, telemedicine and training of diplomats.
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh), Nov. 13 (ANI): Takhatpur Block Medical Officer Dr. Pramod Tiwari, who is one of the four officers suspended in the aftermath of the Bilaspur tragedy, on Thursday blamed spurious medicines supplied to them as the root cause of the incident.
New Delhi, Nov. 12 (ANI): Sripad Naik, who has taken charge as Minister for Yoga and Traditional Medicine, has said that he will be making efforts to give sufficient prominence to alternative therapies such as Yoga and Ayurveda.
Greater awareness in Ayurveda essential: PM Modi Nov 9, 6:10 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday emphasized the need for greater awareness in the field of Ayurveda, adding that the traditional medicine system, like yoga, is a way of life.
New Delhi, Nov. 7 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday identified education as a key area in which India and Bhutan can cooperate, adding that New Delhi is ready to offer Thimphu greater assistance in traditional medicine and the setting up of e-libraries.
Govt. bracing up to popularise traditional medicines Nov 7, 3:45 pm
New Delhi, Nov 6: India's ancient medicinal systems are being given a 'new-look image' as part of the new government's effort to popularise them without losing their essence, Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram said today.
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