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Weight loss slashes risk of `fatty liver` disease Jul 28, 2:20 pm
Washington DC, July 28 (ANI): Medical researchers have suggested that weight loss, be it through lifestyle modification or surgery, may reduce the chances of suffering from 'fatty liver' disease.
`Malaria` may have a new cure Jul 28, 9:57 am
Washington DC, July 28 (ANI): Medical researchers have found a protein, which plays a crucial role in malaria infection, and may lead to potential new drug to fight the disease.
New Delhi, July 27 (ANI): HIV remains one of the most challenging viral diseases worldwide, and for India, despite substantial progress in reducing new incidence of HIV, the country still houses the third highest number of people of people living with the disease at 2.1 million.
Avril Lavigne makes her comeback after battling Lyme disease Jul 27, 10:11 am
Washington DC, July 27 (ANI): After fighting Lyme disease, Avril Lavigne recently gave her first public performance in more than a year at the opening ceremony for the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles.
Skin disease drug may yield benefit for diabetics as well Jul 25, 4:14 pm
New York, July 25 (ANI): A new study has claimed that a drug, which is already approved for a skin disease, could help people with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes.
Indian-led US team develops plant protein-based drugs for multiple infectious diseases Jul 23, 11:49 am
Houston, (Texas, U.S.A.), July 23 (ANI):- A team of scientists, led by an Indian, has reportedly developed a plant protein-based drug for treatment of all infectious diseases, including Malaria, AIDs and Ebola.
Class of diabetes drugs may also help with Parkinson's disease Jul 22, 11:41 am
Washington DC, July 22 (ANI): Scientists have found a link between a class of drugs used to treat diabetes and protection against Parkinson's disease (PD).
Washington DC, Jul 18 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new, long-acting malaria drug that they believe may help fight disease.
Indians more exposed to Dengue, Chikungunya, claims research Jul 17, 11:08 am
Washington, July 17 (ANI): A new study has found out that an extremely high percentage of people living in southern states of India are exposed to two mosquito-borne viruses, dengue and chikungunya and therefore measures need to be reinforced to control the diseases caused by these viruses.
`Paper machine` can now diagnose disease for less than $2 Jul 16, 1:04 pm
Washington, July 16 (ANI): To reduce the cost of equipment required to check infections, scientists are now developing a portable low-cost paper machine for point-of-care detection of infectious diseases, genetic conditions and cancer.
New York, July 16 (ANI): Former U.S. President George H. W. Bush reportedly fell at his summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine, and broke a bone in his neck but the injury is not 'life threatening', his spokesman Jim McGrath has said.
Alzheimer's may be 'at work' yrs ahead of actual symptoms Jul 14, 12:15 pm
Washington DC (ANI): It turns out that the Alzheimer's disease could be already "at work" in the brain while the actual symptoms appear years later.
Washington DC, July 11 (ANI): In a new research, an Indian scientist has claimed that middle class people from developing countries are more prone to type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease and obesity due to the nutrition endured by their ancestors.
Washington DC, July 11 (ANI): Hollywood legendary actor Omar Sharif, who was earlier diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, has died in Cairo due to heart attack. He was 83.
Climbing stairs boosts healthy lifestyle and lessens diseases Jul 10, 4:05 pm
Washington DC, July 10 (ANI): Simple tasks such as taking stairs can make a big difference in the sedentary lifestyle that has increased the death rates due to health problems.
Ancestral diets determine vulnerability to Type 2 Diabetes Jul 10, 1:13 pm
New Delhi, July 10 (ANI): The middle classes from developing countries are more susceptible than western Caucasians to obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and cardiovascular disease in today's changing environment.
Coffee has nothing to do with obesity, diabetes Jul 10, 10:38 am
Washington DC, 10 July (ANI): You can drink your cup of coffee worry free and a new study has shown that coffee neither increases nor decreases the risk of lifestyle diseases such as obesity and diabetes.
Washington DC, July 9 (ANI): It is a sigh of relief for Bangladesh, where oral cholera is an endemic disease, as a vaccine called Shanchol which is given as part of routine health services has been tagged safe and will protect children and adults from severe cholera.
Washington DC, 9 July (ANI): In a new study, scientists have shown that adding a cheap and widely-available female hormone progesterone to the treatment of some breast cancer patients could help beat the disease.
Leptospirosis scare in Mumbai after 12 people die Jul 9, 7:37 am
Mumbai, July 9 (ANI): Mumbai is in the throes of a leptospirosis scare after 12 people have succumbed to the disease in the past week.
Vitamin C lowers the risk of heart diseases, early death Jul 8, 5:55 pm
Washington DC, July 8 (ANI): A new research has found that high concentration of vitamin C in the blood attained by eating fruits and vegetables is associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease and early death.
New discovery may generate ways to beat deadly malaria Jul 8, 11:53 am
Washington DC, 8 July (ANI): Scientists have identified new ways which help the malaria parasite survive in the blood stream of its victims, and the finding could lead to new treatments for the disease.
Here's why women live longer than men Jul 7, 2:46 pm
Washington DC, July 7 (ANI): A new study has shed light on the biggest question of the 20th century: why don't men live as long as women? The answer is vulnerability to heart disease.
How your coffee cuppa benefits your health Jul 7, 8:49 am
Washington DC, July 7 (ANI): The much believed fact that coffee does good to people is now being proved as researchers have claimed that drinking coffee can dramatically reduce your risk of heart disease.
Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals successfully performs first split liver transplant in two adults Jul 3, 1:13 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI-Businesswire India): Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals has announced the successful completion of a cadaver split liver transplant wherein both the parts of the liver were given to two adult recipients.
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