Keyword Results for   'medicine'  
Scientists get closer to create painkillers from yeast instead of poppies  Aug 25, 1:43 pm
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Scientists have come closer in creating palliative medicines using yeast cells instead of poppy plants.
Exposure to daylight in office improves health of employees  Aug 10, 4:31 pm
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): A new study has claimed that natural day light in workplaces has a positive impact on employees.
Major drug breakthrough achieved for Alzheimer   Aug 6, 12:27 pm
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): Treatment for Alzheimer has taken a major step forward, as new drug compound has been found that turns the cognitive discrepancies of the disease.
Government's health policy will lay emphasis on Ayurveda: Harsh Vardhan  Aug 4, 12:04 pm
Haridwar, Aug 4 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has said the NDA Government would work towards enhancing Ayurveda's global acceptance as evidence-based medicine.
New progress in treatment for Dengue fever   Aug 1, 1:44 pm
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): A new study has found that the seeds of the Moreton Bay Chestnut tree contain a medicine called Celgosivir, which is commonly considered safe for people suffering from dengue virus.
How to avoid heat-related illnesses revealed  Jul 28, 2:13 pm
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Bret Nicks, associate professor of emergency medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical, has revealed some simple steps to follow in order to avoid heat-related illnesses.
Scientists snip out HIV virus from cultured human cells for first time  Jul 22, 12:51 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Scientists have designed a way to snip out the integrated HIV-1 genes for the very first time.
Exercising is THE medicine   Jul 12, 11:17 am
Washington, July 12 (ANI): Older age women should be prescribed more moderate to high intensity activity rather than medicine as a treatment which would eventually reduce the risk of death in them says QUT study.
Drink less to keep your heart healthy   Jul 11, 11:18 am
Washington, July 11 (ANI): Reducing the amount of alcoholic beverages consumed, even for light-to-moderate drinkers, may promote cardiovascular health, according to a new study by the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Sadananda Gowda presents Railway Budget 2014  Jul 8, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): Railway Minister D.V Sadananda Gowda today thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for giving him the opportunity to present the NDA Government's first Railway Budget, while stating that the medicine may act bitter in the beginning, but will be like nectar in the end.
Key to measuring stars' age lies in acoustic vibrations  Jul 4, 11:55 am
Washington, July 4 (ANI): Young stars can be distinguished from adolescent stars by measuring their acoustic vibrations using ultrasound technology similar to that used in the field of medicine, according to the researchers.
Sunanda Pushkar post-mortem: Doctor Gupta says report was authentic  Jul 3, 8:37 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Head of the Forensic Department, Dr.Sudhir Gupta, said on Thursday that the post-mortem conducted by him on Sunanda Pushkar's body, was based on principles of medicine and ethics applicable to the law.
Festival on aromatic plants of Kashmir to create awareness of its potential in income generation  Jun 29, 3:24 pm
Srinagar, June 29 (ANI): A six- day festival meant to highlight the potential of indigenous aromatic and medicinal plants of the scenic state in income generation, concluded here today.
Watching too much violence on TV linked to irregular attention in young adults  Jun 19, 12:29 pm
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine found that young adult men who watched more violence on television showed indications of less mature brain development and poorer executive functioning.
Boat clinics: the only hope floating for Assam's river island community  Jun 9, 3:47 pm
Dibrugarh June 9, (ANI) Boats are a feature of everyday life for the river island dwellers of Assam. They are, after all, the only connecting link to the mainland-the source of essential supplies and services, such as education and health. Yet, when a particular kind of boat turns up every few weeks at their embankment, the excitement in the air is palpable. "It's the boat clinic!" someone shouts, and the words ring through the air, quickly gathering people. Carrying doctors, paramedics, medicines, even a laboratory, to tend to their health related complaints, the boat clinic is a ray of hope for the island dwellers, and, not surprisingly, nicknamed the 'boat of hope'.
Naloxegol may help treat constipation caused by pain medicines  Jun 8, 2:14 pm
Washington, June 8 (ANI): A new research has revealed that the drug naloxegol may be able to help patients suffering constipation caused by pain relief medicines.
Dad's drinking habit does influence son's alcohol intake  Jun 5, 10:36 am
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A new study from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has found that a son's vulnerability for alcohol use disorders could be shaped by a father who chronically drinks to excess even before conception.
Why e-ciggies are so 'cool' revealed  Jun 4, 10:00 am
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Researchers have taken a look into the popularity of e-cigarettes.
UK drug safety body confirms statins are safe   May 31, 5:02 pm
London, May 31 (ANI): The UK's drug safety body, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, has confirmed that the heart attack preventing drug statins are not at all harmful for health.
New method to detect counterfeit medicines like Viagra developed  May 25, 11:14 am
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Montreal have developed an improved chemical analysis method that is more efficient and faster in detecting counterfeit medicines, which are available in the market.
Functional nerve cells from skin cells could help develop regenerative medicines  May 22, 10:03 am
Washington, May 22 (ANI): Researchers have said that a new method of generating mature nerve cells from skin cells could greatly enhance understanding of neurodegenerative diseases, and could accelerate the development of new drugs and stem cell-based regenerative medicine.
Virtual pets could cut obesity risk among kids  May 15, 10:27 am
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that placing kids into a mixed reality-part virtual environment and part real world-has great potential for increasing their physical activity and decreasing their risk of obesity.
Soon, vaccination to provide immunity against MERS virus  May 1, 12:45 pm
Washington, May 1 (ANI): In a major breakthrough in the field of medicine, scientists have successfully developed a new vaccine that produces immunity against the recently emerged Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV).
Breath analysis could help detect early lung cancer   Apr 30, 10:51 am
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Louisville School of Medicine are now using breath analysis to detect the presence of lung cancer.
Anti-smoking TV ads using anger more persuasive to viewers  Apr 30, 10:23 am
Washington, April 30 (ANI): Researchers have said anti-smoking television advertisements that appeal to viewers' emotions are more persuasive when they use anger rather than sadness.