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US-based Moderna begins phase 2 human trials for coronavirus vaccine

New York, June 3 (IANS) In a ray of hope against Covid-19, Massachusetts-based biotechnology giant Moderna has commenced stage 2 trials for its new...

How to get rid of dark circles

BY PUJA GUPTA New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Lack of sleep is the main reason behind getting dark circles. But it is not the only...

Covid-19 could be seasonal illness with higher risk in winter: Study

Sydney, June 2 (IANS) Covid-19 could be a seasonal illness with a higher risk in winter as researchers have found a one per cent...

New test may detect prostate cancer early with accuracy

London, May 31 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new type of test that uses complex sugars to detect prostate cancer early and with greater...

World No Tobacco Day: Ways to use this lockdown as a catalyst to quit...

BY PUJA GUPTA New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Tobacco kills more than 1 million people each year in India, according to the World Health Organisation....

Covid-19 vaccine could be ready by October, claims Pfizer CEO

New York, May 30 (IANS) Global pharmaceutical major Pfizer believes that a vaccine to prevent Covid-19 could be ready by the end of October,...

A doctor’s tell-all of neurosurgery in times of COVID-19

BY DR. SONAL GUPTA New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) As many countries around the world, including our own, fight the COVID 19 pandemic, the...

Covid-19 & Chlamydia bacteria co-existence a major cause of fatalities: Study

BY ARCHANA SHARMA Jaipur, May 29 (IANS) Two medical professionals have in a joint study concluded that co-existence of corona virus with bacterial pathogen...

World Thyroid Day: Why every child must have TSH test at birth

BY PUJA GUPTA New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The brain continues growing for 2-3 years after birth, for which thyroid hormones are critical. If...

Dietary source to the Sunshine Vitamin

BY PUJA GUPTA New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) It's has been a little over two months and most of us haven't been able to...