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Apollo Hospitals inks MoU with Ontario-based William Osler Health System  May 2, 6:00 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): In an endeavour to positively impact the health and wellness of its patients Apollo hospitals on Monday inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with William Osler Health System (Osler).
Radiotherapy for lung cancer ups non-cancer death risk   May 2, 8:18 am
Washington D.C, May 2 (ANI): A type of radiotherapy called stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) can put patients with early stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) at an increased risk of death from causes other than cancer, according to a new study.
New `resistance-busting` drug offers hope for prostate cancer cure  May 2, 8:10 am
Washington D.C, May 2 (ANI): A new class of cancer drug can help men with aggressive prostate cancer that has stopped responding to conventional treatment, according to a new study.
Mediterranean diet cuts stroke risk in heart patients  Apr 25, 7:45 am
Washington D.C, Apr 25 (ANI): If you want to keep your heart ticking over, then go for a 'Mediterranean' diet as a recent study suggests that it can lower the risk of heart attacks and strokes in cardiovascular disease patients.
Controlled BP, cholesterol can ward off heart disease in oldies  Apr 23, 11:53 am
Washington D.C, Apr 23 (ANI): Age modifies the link between blood pressure, cholesterol and adverse cardiovascular outcome in older adults and now, a new study suggests that older patients are not too old to benefit from individualized preventive heart therapy.
Aspirin consumption can help in cancer survival   Apr 21, 11:33 am
Washington D.C., April 21 (ANI): A recent study suggests that consumption of low-dose of aspirin can help cancer patients in their survival by 20 per cent and can also stop their cancer from spreading.
Coffee beneficial for patients with liver disease  Apr 18, 5:50 pm
Gurgaon (Haryana), Apr.18 (ANI): Coffee is beneficial for health in general and particularly for patients with liver disease, said Dr. Manav Wadhawan, Senior Consultant, Fortis Escorts Liver and Digestive Diseases Institute.
This treatment takes just 6 wks to cure hepatitis C patients  Apr 17, 12:09 pm
Washington D.C, Apr 17 (ANI): A team of scientists has found a way to cure the acute hepatitis C with 6 weeks of a new treatment.
Why Alzheimer's patients can't recognise their loved ones  Apr 12, 8:22 am
Washington D.C, Apr 12 (ANI): Alzheimer's steals not only the memory but also the ability to recognise your loved ones and now, a recent study has revealed why it is so.
Aspirin benefits outweigh risks in some patients  Apr 12, 7:51 am
Washington D.C, Apr 12 (ANI): People who take daily aspirin to stave off heart disease may be inviting more benefit than harm, according to a government-appointed panel of independent experts.
USFDA approves Sun Pharma for eye inflammation drug  Apr 11, 11:56 am
New Delhi, Apr 11 (ANI): Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, the world's fifth largest specialty generic pharmaceutical company and India's largest drug maker, received an approval from the US health regulator USFDA for its non-steroid drug BromSite, which is used to treat inflammation and prevent pain in patients undergoing cataract surgery.
Need for new drug to treat lung diseases  Apr 11, 11:04 am
Washington D.C., April 11 (ANI): Recent research suggests a need for new drugs to treat Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients in these categories and a model that could be used to test new medications.
Nobody can imagine death coming in such a manner: PM Modi on Kollam inferno  Apr 10, 7:17 pm
Kollam(Kerala), Apr. 10 (ANI): After taking stock of the situation in Kollam, where a deadly inferno at the Puttingal temple killed at least 105 people, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he had assured Chief Minister Oommen Chandy of complete aid from the Centre and added that assistance would be provided if the serious patients need to be shifted to Mumbai or New Delhi for further treatment.
HPV vaccine not as effective in kidney transplant patients  Apr 10, 1:56 pm
Washington D.C, Apr 10 (ANI): A new study has found that human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination stimulates robust and sustained immune responses in girls and young women with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and those on dialysis, but less optimal responses to the vaccine were observed among those with a kidney transplant.
Vitamin D3 improves heart function: Study  Apr 5, 1:04 pm
Washington D.C., April 5 (ANI): A recent research project, known as VINDICATE, has declared a daily dose of vitamin D3 improves heart function in the people with chronic heart failure.
Dying cancer patients better off at home  Apr 4, 5:10 pm
Washington D.C, April 4 (ANI): According to a recent study, the cancer patients who choose to die at home tend to live longer.
Most of us can't keep weight off for good  Apr 3, 11:18 am
Washington D.C, April 3 (ANI): Losing weight is hard enough. Keeping it off is even harder. Now, a team of researchers has found that most of us maintain our weight inconsistently, unless we shed a lot of kilos.
StoreHippo builds One-Stop Online Solution, MediFixit for healthcare needs  Mar 23, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI-NewsVoir): StoreHippo, the new age Mobile E-commerce platform, in collaboration with Healthcare Multimedia Infomatics Pvt. Ltd. has built a comprehensive online portal MediFixit, which aims to fulfill all healthcare services and requirements of an individual and connects patients to physicians, diagnostic centers, hospitals and clinics, as well as pharmacies.
iPad, a better option for your old eyes  Mar 23, 8:24 am
Washington D.C, Mar 23 (ANI): Low vision magnifiers and aids are good at helping patients see the world clearly, but a recent study has revealed that there's a better solution in town.
How yoga can help out-of-rhythm hearts  Mar 14, 8:28 am
Washington D.C, Mar 14 (ANI): Practice of yoga not only helps improve quality of life in patients with irregular heartbeats, but also lower their heart rate and blood pressure, according to a recent study.
Dwayne Johnson surprises sick kids at Savannah hospital  Mar 13, 11:12 am
London, Mar. 13 (ANI): Dwayne Johnson, who is gearing up for the release of his much-anticipated flick 'Baywatch,' recently cheered up a group of young patients when he paid a surprise visit at a children's hospital in Savannah.
New 'AsthmaMap' brings 'personalised therapy' closer to reality  Mar 13, 8:34 am
Washington D.C, Mar 13 (ANI): A newly-developed digital map detailing different mechanisms that contribute to the development of asthma has opened the door to personalised treatment more targeted to the type of asthma patients live with.
This 'World Kidney Day,' bring 'Utsaah' in life  Mar 9, 4:17 pm
Gurgaon, Mar 9. (ANI): This 'World Kidney Day,' Paras Hospital in Gurgaon, has launched its first support group named 'Utsaah,' which will be a platform for patients and care-givers of kidney disease to share common problems and experiences associated to it.
Now, a device to zap off depression  Mar 5, 3:53 pm
London, Mar 5 (ANI): What if zapping an electric current into ears could help patients with depression? A new study has revealed a gadget that stimulates the brain when anti-depressants don't work.