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US records about 11,000 deaths from flu this season: CDC

There have been at least 16 million flu illnesses, 180,000 hospitalisations, and 11,000 deaths from flu so far this season in...

Intermittent fasting may help slow brain ageing, boost longevity: Study

 If you want to help slow down your brain from ageing and increase your lifespan than follow diet patterns like intermittent...

WHO warns of persistent threats from Covid

Public health risks resulting from the Covid-19 virus remain high globally. (Photo by Alberto Lingria/Xinhua) Geneva, Jan 13...

17,000 people may have died from hydroxychloroquine: Study

Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) recommended by physicians for curing Covid-19 has been linked to nearly 17,000 deaths. -- IANS Washington,...

How India became world’s diabetes capital; what we can do about it

Study links erectile dysfunction with diabetes in young men under. -- IANS Dr Ambrish Mithal

Rise in cases of black fever causes concern in Bengal

Rise in cases of black fever causes concern in Bengal (Photo for representation) IANS Kolkata, Dec 24 (IANS)...

The new JN.1 wave – an explainer

coronavirus. --IANS New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) JN.1, from the lineage of Omicron variant of Covid, is rapidly...

Global dengue surge sparks concern as cases top 5 million in 2023

The World Health Organization (WHO) sounded the alarm on the threat of dengue Friday as the mosquito-borne disease has spread to...

Can menstrual cycles can trigger seizures in epileptic women?

 On National Epilepsy Day, let us raise awareness about catamenial seizures, a phenomenon where hormonal changes during the menstrual cycle can...

Myths and facts related to knee replacement surgery

New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANSlife) Knee replacement surgery, also known as knee arthroplasty, is a common procedure...