Rajasthan on Zika alert

With 12 new cases of Zika in Jaipur, the total number of patients infected with Zika virus in Rajasthan has gone up to 72 

HP Correspondent

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

SITraN to develop novel treatments for Parkinson's and ALS

The new partnership will bring together leading researchers in the field of Parkinson's, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and mitochondrial biology 

HP Correspondent

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Intermittent fasting can reverse diabetes: Study

Therapeutic intermittent fasting may help eliminate the need for insulin and other glucose-lowering medications in patients with type 2 diabetes

HP Correspondent

Saturday, October 13, 2018

A new genetic test for chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Around one million cases of chronic lymphocytic leukemia are diagnosed in India every year

HP Correspondent

Friday, October 12, 2018

First single-incision sleeve gastrectomy in Karnataka

The Single Incision sleeve gastrectomy is performed with only a single laparoscopic incision through the belly button

HP Correspondent

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Global rotavirus vaccine options expand with WHO pre-qualification of new vaccine from India

According to a recent study, 37 percent of global childhood diarrheal deaths in 2013 were due to rotavirus, a total of 2,15,000 rotavirus deaths

HP Correspondent

Friday, September 28, 2018

IIT Mandi professor identifies crucial regions within the protein of the Zika Virus

Studies of the disordered regions within the viral protein could help in understanding viral pathogenesis at the molecular level

HP Correspondent

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Alcohol kills more than 3 million people each year, most of them men

This represents 1 in 20 deaths. Overall, the harmful use of alcohol causes more than 5 % of the global disease burden

HP Correspondent

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Diphtheria kills 12 children in 13 days in two Delhi govt hospitals

Diphtheria is an infectious disease caused by bacteria Corynebacterium diphtheriae, is transmitted via close contact with infectious respiratory secretions

Dr K K Aggarwal

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Health benefits of India's favourite spices

 Forty percent of all medicines commercially available today are of biogenic origin, out of which 25 % are derived from plants

Dr Surya Bhagwati

Wednesday, September 12, 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 ....

It is time to re-evaluate the National Family Planning Program: Poonam Muttreja

Poonam Muttreja, executive director, Population Foundation of India talks about why India's family planning program has not produced the desired results....

A device to track your ovulation cycle at home

Inito Fertility Monitor is a smartphone- connected device that helps you identify up to 6 fertile days of your cycle....

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 ....

InnoHEALTH 2018 is the third annual conference being organized in New Delhi, India. The mission is to bring the top healthcare experts around the world with ...