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Text messages motivate patients to finish medicine regimen   Oct 29, 12:30 pm
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): A study has found that simple text message reminders to take malaria medication could help in the fight against the disease by boosting the rates at which patients complete their medication regimen.
Isolating patients before progression into later stages can help eliminate Ebola  Oct 28, 1:03 pm
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): A new study has revealed that isolating the sickest infected individuals before they progress into their late phase of illness can effectively eliminate the Ebola epidemic in Liberia.
'Shocking' new leukaemia drug kills 90pc of cancer in single dose  Oct 27, 12:40 pm
Melbourne, Oct 27 (ANI): A revolutionary leukaemia drug has given hope to patients as it kills nearly 90 per cent of their cancer in the first dose.
NYC doctor tests positive for Ebola after returning from treating Guinea patients  Oct 24, 2:59 pm
New York, Oct 24 (ANI): A doctor in New York has tested positive for Ebola virus after he returned from treating the patients in Guinea on Thursday.
Shorter treatment for TB no substitute for standard 6 month counterpart  Oct 24, 11:42 am
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that though a shortened 4 month treatment for TB could work well in subsets of TB patients, but could not taken as a substitute for current 6 month standard treatment.
Clinical trial sheds new light on BP management during stroke treatment   Oct 23, 12:41 pm
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): Through a new clinical trial, scientists have found the efficiency of standard procedure for managing blood pressure in stroke patients.
Nigeria reportedly tackled Ebola through isolation, rehydration of infected patients   Oct 21, 3:45 pm
Melbourne, Oct 21 (ANI): As the World Health Organisation declared Nigeria an Ebola-free nation, doctors who survived the deadly disease in the African country attributed the success to heavy doses of fluids.
Bihar CM clarifies 'Chopping hands' remark, calls it a Hindi idiom  Oct 18, 2:08 pm
Patna, Oct. 18 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Saturday said that his 'chopping hands off' comment was not literal, and added that he was using an idiom to say that he would restrict the powers of doctors if they treated patients unfairly.
Conventional medical centers not good enough to put a stop to Ebola  Oct 17, 4:25 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A group of infectious disease experts have suggested that the conventional U.S. medical centers may not be able to put a stop to spread of Ebola and a national network of specialized containment and treatment facilities may be needed to reduce the virus' spread.
Patients in vegetative state show 'hidden awareness'  Oct 17, 12:07 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that there is "hidden brain signatures" of consciousness in the patients in a vegetative state.
Now reduce adolescent spine problem with 90secs of daily 'yoga pose'  Oct 12, 4:05 pm
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): A new research has revealed that a basic yoga pose, side plank (Vasisthasana), if done for an average of only 1.5 minutes a day, six days a week for two months, it reduces idiopathic scoliosis curves by 32 percent for adolescent and adult patients.
RNA molecules in urine can detect prostate cancer  Oct 11, 2:45 pm
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that they have identified a set of RNA molecules that are detectable in tissue samples and urine of prostate cancer patients but not in normal healthy individuals.
Scientists discover 'good fat' that can fight diabetes  Oct 10, 11:19 am
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): Scientists have found that a new kind of fat may be good for diabetes patients.
New 'sock sensor' may revolutionize Alzheimer's care  Oct 7, 2:24 pm
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): A 15-year-old has developed a sensor that can be attached to a foot or a sock of an Alzheimer's patients, revolutionizing care.
Vivek Oberoi organizes charitable fashion show for cancer patients in Mumbai  Oct 7, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Oct 7 (ANI): Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi along with designer Maheka Mirpuri's foundation MCan and Tata Memorial Hospital organized a special fashion show to raise funds for cancer patients.
Now, Cannabis chocolate to give people with sweet tooth a legal high!  Sep 29, 11:54 am
London, Sept 29 (ANI): A Californian firm has come up with weed-laced chocolate bar that is reportedly ideal for 'cannabis patients with a love for chocolate and a refined palate'.
Bio-artificial livers come closer to reality  Sep 28, 10:54 am
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): A new research has revealed that bio-artificial liver support system for patients with acute liver failure is under investigation to assess the safety and effectiveness.
Deep brain stimulation may aid patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder  Sep 23, 4:27 pm
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): A new research has revealed that the deep brain stimulation (DBS) is effective on patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) that doesn't respond to other medications.
Exercise may curb chemotherapy side-effects  Sep 21, 2:52 pm
Washington, Sep 21 (ANI): A new research has suggested that doing exercise might also benefit cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy.
Sri Lanka to establish human heart valve bank for pediatric patients  Sep 19, 6:29 am
Colombo, Sept. 19 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government plans to establish a human heart valve bank at the Lady Ridgeway Children Hospital in Colombo for pediatric patients.
NHRC issues notice to Health Ministry over shortage of drugs of HIV patients  Sep 18, 4:43 pm
New Delhi, Sept.18 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that treatment of HIV patients across India had taken a hit, especially in Delhi and Mumbai due to severe stock-outs of life saving medicines at Government owned centres.
Army builds footbridge for flood victims in Ramban   Sep 16, 9:34 am
Ramban (Jammu and Kashmir), Sept.16 (ANI): The army in the Ramban district has built a footbridge for the easy passage of flood-stricken people here. Flood victims had to earlier travel around 200 meters from the top of the hill to go to the other side, which was creating problem for the elderly, patients and ladies.
New 'miracle' drug eliminates Hepatitis C virus in up to 98 pc patients  Sep 14, 2:00 pm
London, Sept 14 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that a new, which will be soon available on the NHS, has been shown to eliminate the virus per cent of patients.
Even healthy-looking diabetics at 6-fold risk of heart failure   Sep 11, 2:21 pm
Washington, Sept 11 (ANI): A new study has claimed that diabetes patients, who generally appear healthy, can still face six-fold higher risk of developing heart failure.
Positive outlook, social support can help diabetic patients cope with 'psycho-social challenges'  Sep 10, 10:23 am
Washington, Sep 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that positive outlook and social support can help diabetic patients to deal with emotional, psychological and social difficulties of the disease, which could ultimately improve their health outcomes.
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