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A guide to women’s health after 40

BY SIDDHI JAIN New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The world is celebrating mothers, and a day is never enough. While recognizing their selflessness in putting...

New study links low vitamin D levels with high COVID-19 death rate

London, May 8 (IANS) In a growing list of studies on vitamin D and its link with COVID-19 disease, British researchers have found an...

‘Inhaling Styrene gas is like lungs getting coat of plastic blocking oxygen’

BY VENKATACHARI JAGANNATHAN Chennai, May 7 (IANS) The Styrene gas, which leaked early on Thursday morning at the LG Polymers plant on the outskirts...

Now Ashwagandha for prophylaxis treatment of COVID-19

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and AYUSH Minister Shripad Yesso Naik on Thursday jointly launched three Central AYUSH ministry-based...

Uncommon reasons for high blood pressure

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) We all know diet, age and genetic history are common risk factors for high blood pressure. Dr Praveen Gupta, Director,...

COVID-19 fight: Medical world endorses modified version of Yoga’s Jal Neti

BY ARCHANA SHARMA Jaipur, May 7 (IANS) As India enters the third phase of lockdown, relentlessly battling against the COVID-19 pandemic, the medical world...

Night time coughing & asthma: are they related?

New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Asthma is a condition in which there is a narrowing of airways due to swelling of mucosa and also...

Researchers find antibody that blocks infection by coronavirus in cells

London, May 4 (IANS) Researchers have identified a fully human monoclonal antibody that prevents the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) virus from infecting cultured cells. The discovery, detailed...

Power up your diet with pulses and legumes

BY ADITI ROY New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) In the current scenario, it has become difficult to source vegetables easily. There is also fear among...

How to ensure adequate nutrition in your food

New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Monitoring what on your plate is a good way to tell if you are just filling yourself up with...