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Apomorphine, a new medication for treatment of Parkinson's Disease, launched in India

Apomorphine stimulates the production of dopamine by nerve cells in the brain. It is manufactured by Britannia Pharmaceuticals 

HP Correspondent

Friday, December 7, 2018

Modern lifestyle living may up heart disease risk in young adults

About 30 % of heart attack patients admitted to hospitals for treatment after heart attack are under 40 years of age

Vinod Kumar

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Now natural cartilage of the joints can be regenerated 

The new techniques of cartilage regeneration and restoration had kindled hope that knee and other joints may not be required to get replaced

Vinod Kumar

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

80 adolescents may die every day of AIDS by 2030: UNICEF

Some 3,60,000 adolescents are projected to die of AIDS-related diseases between 2018 and 2030

HP Correspondent

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Health Ministry approves compensation formula

Those affected by faulty hip implants will receive a compensation of Rs 30 lakh to Rs 1.22 crore, depending on their age and extent of disability

HP Correspondent

Friday, November 30, 2018

Innovations are revolutionising healthcare in rural India: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Dr Harsh Vardhan talks about how researchers across the country are working relentlessly to develop solutions for India's myriad health problems

Gunjan Sharma

Friday, November 30, 2018

Poor urban children are more likely to die young than their rural peers: UNICEF

A new report demonstrates that some of the poorest children in cities fare worse in well-being, education or health than poorest rural children

HP Correspondent

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Zebrafish unlocks mystery of motor neurone disease

Breakthrough will accelerate research and drug trials to help tackle motor neurone disease

HP Correspondent

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Faster diagnostic tests developed for tuberculosis

Scientists at the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute have developed rapid tests for detection of tuberculosis infection in lungs and surrounding membranes

Dr. Divya Khatter

Monday, November 26, 2018

H1N1 influenza cases spike in Kerala 

As many as 180 cases and 11 deaths were reported in the state this month. There have been 494 confirmed cases of H1N1 this year so far, including 24 death

HP Correspondent

Saturday, November 24, 2018

How I defied the doctors' prognosis and found treatment for an 'incurable' superbug

Doctors in India told me I had only one choice - learn to live with it. But I decided to fight back ....

Innovations are revolutionising healthcare in rural India: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Dr Harsh Vardhan talks about how researchers across the country are  working relentlessly to develop solutions for India's myriad health problems....

The Nasofilters that can protect you from air pollution for Rs 10 

The new easy-to-wear Nasofilters, a small membrane-like filter which sticks to the nostrils, prevents 90 percent pollution particles from getting into the lungs through th....

Diabetes, heart disease and stroke may co-occur

Researchers say that diabetes, heart disease, and stroke may progress from one to another sequentially through the life course. That means there is ....

Apollo Hospitals, Apollo Cradle and Apollo Fertility in partnership with National Neonatology Foundation (NNF), Paediatric Academy of Telangana State (PATS) ...