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A new treatment for eye infections

The University of Sheffield and the LV Prasad Eye Institute to develop a new treatment for eye infections that does not rely on conventional antibiotics

HP Correspondent

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Nayati Medicity receives NABH accreditation

NABH recognizes hospitals for fulfilling high standards in delivering quality healthcare to its patients

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Stem cell transplant to be used to treat Crohn's disease

A 2 million pound trial to reset the immune system of the patient through stem cell transplant

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Sanofi Pasteur launches first four-strain influenza vaccine 

The vaccine will provide broader protection against influenza to population above 3 years of age

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

3 in 5 babies not breastfed in the first hour of life

Breastfeeding within an hour after birth is critical for saving newborn lives

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Dr. Prathap C Reddy conferred with the Lions Humanitarian Award

Dr. Prathap C Reddy is the fifth Indian and second doctor to be conferred with this award. The award includes a grant of up to US$250,000

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Monday, July 30, 2018

71 per cent Indians suffer from poor muscle health 

Adequate intake of dietary proteins is vital to maintaining muscle mass as it ensures the provision of essential amino acids and stimulates protein synthesis

HP Correspondent

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

123 million children vaccinated in 2017

But there is a need to reach more than 19 million children who miss out on vaccinations

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Crowdsourcing friendly bacteria helps superbug cause infection

Scientists have discovered the human pathogen Staphylococcus aureus, uses benign bacteria present in the skin to initiate infection

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

How to get a good night sleep

Some tips that can help you sleep like a baby

Alphonse Reddy

Monday, July 16, 2018

I lost and found myself in pursuit of happiness

I sat down in a corner, and my every activity from morning till evening flashed before my eyes. I felt vulnerable, weak. What had I been doing all these years? I asked mys....

Fetal surgeries can help save children from lifelong deformities and illness: Dr Mohan Abraham

Dr Mohan Abraham is a noted pediatric surgeon at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi. He talks about his recent cases ....

This robot-assisted digital 360 degree breast thermography device may help detect breast cancer at an early stage

The new device might address all three inhibitions a woman generally have while going for a regular breast cancer screening....

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 ....

The event will bring together individuals, public, private and civil society members who have been involved in the design and implementation of health care i...