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Nipah Virus

Two Suspected Cases of Nipah Virus Reported From Karnataka

Two people suspected to be infected with the brain-damaging Nipah virus are under treatment in Karnataka, a health official said on Wednesday, after an...
Cambridge Research Biochemicals to Evaluate on Treatment for Fuchs Dystrophy

Cambridge Research Biochemicals to Evaluate on Treatment for Fuchs Dystrophy

Under a new contract, Cambridge Research Biochemicals® will support evaluation of a potential new treatment approach for Fuchs Dystrophy, a disease that typically occurs in middle...
Nipah Virus

All You Need to Know About Nipah Virus

According to WHO, the Nipah Virus infection is a newly emerging zoonosis, that is, a disease transmitted from animals to humans. Nipah Virus first broke...
New Guidelines to Help Clinicians Manage GSM in Women With Breast Cancer

New Guidelines to Help Clinicians Manage GSM in Women With Breast Cancer

Although the genitourinary syndrome of menopause (GSM) is more prevalent in survivors of breast cancer than in other menopausal women, it is commonly undiagnosed...
Exercise Beats Genetics in Determining Obesity

Exercise Beats Genetics in Determining Obesity

With obesity now a global epidemic, there is increased focus on risk factors that contribute to weight gain, especially in postmenopausal women. Although many...
essential diagnostics list

WHO releases first Essential Diagnostics List

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday published its first essential diagnostics list (EDL), cataloging the 113 most critical categories of diagnostics tests needed...
nursing HEALTHCARETIMES NEWSFLASH

Nursing Student Commits Suicide, Protests in Hospital

Kolkata, May 11, A third year nursing student of a private hospital here allegedly committed suicide in the hospital premises leading to protests by...
Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana Approved Beyond 12th Five Year Plan

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for continuation of  Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)...
Pharmaceutical R&D Investment

Indian IP and Liabilities Law Barrier to Pharmaceutical R&D Investment

Pharmaceutical sector leaders have said that India's intellectual property regulations and liabilities laws pose a major barrier to foreign companies, specially from the US,...
Vitamin D improves weight gain and brain development in malnourished children

Vitamin D Improves Weight Gain and Brain Development in Malnourished Children

High dose vitamin D supplements improve weight gain and the development of language and motor skills in malnourished children, according to a study led...