Health

Overburdened: At Chandigarh's government hospital, two pregnant women on one bed

Overburdened: At Chandigarh's government hospital, two pregnant women on one bed

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

Four humans on one bed. This is a common scene at the overcrowded gynaecology ward of Government Multi-Speciality Hospital, Sector 16, where two mothers share one bed with their new-born babies.The hospital stay is one of the most horrifying experiences for these mothers, who are in immense pain ...

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Eating Purple Potatoes May Reduce Colon Cancer Risk

Eating Purple Potatoes May Reduce Colon Cancer Risk

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

Purple foods have been trending this season and a lot of scientists and health experts have spoken about their miraculous health benefits. Keeping up with the trend, a new study conducted by Pennsylvania State University, finds that colourful foods such as purple potatoes, broccoli and red grapes ...

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Every man over the age of 50 should keep a check on his prostate health. Here's why

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

Constant need to urinate, increased frequency of urination at night, inability to completely empty the bladder and many such urinary problems can irritate you and take a toll on normal health. Before it gets worse, pay attention to your prostate health. The prostate is a small walnut-sized gland ...

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Hyderabad-based CCMB to head study on sickle cell anaemia

Hyderabad-based CCMB to head study on sickle cell anaemia

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

HYDERABAD: Scientists at city-based Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology(CCMB) will be using genetic mapping and pre-marital counseling for those affected with Sickle Cell Anaemia (SCA) to come up with genetics-based diagnosis and treatment methods. The programme is sanctioned by CSIR under ...

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HD Kumaraswamy undergoes successful valve replacement surgery

HD Kumaraswamy undergoes successful valve replacement surgery

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

You are here: Home » City » HD Kumaraswamy undergoes successful valve replacement surgery Ashwini Y S, Bengaluru, DH News Service, Sep 23 2017, 11:36 IST JD(S) State president and former Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy. DH file photo JD(S) State president and former Karnataka ...

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Detect cocaine use with fingerprint test even if hands are washed

Detect cocaine use with fingerprint test even if hands are washed

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

In a breakthrough, scientists have developed a rapid and highly sensitive fingerprint test that can detect whether someone has used cocaine within seconds.The new non-invasive technique developed by researchers, including those from University of Surrey in the UK, can pick up traces of cocaine, ...

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Meet Nirvaan, India's smallest and youngest baby born after 22 weeks

Meet Nirvaan, India's smallest and youngest baby born after 22 weeks

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

Last Updated: Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 11:32 New Delhi: This boy from Mumbai has been is being called as miracle baby after he fought for his life for 132 days in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at a city hospital.Nirvaan, India's smallest and youngest pre-term baby ...

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HIV infection: Girl's mother seeks central-govt probe

HIV infection: Girl's mother seeks central-govt probe

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

TNN | Updated: Sep 22, 2017, 23:38 IST Kochi: Mother of a minor girl with leukaemia who was infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) allegedly after undergoing blood transfusion at Regional Cancer Centre (RCC), Thiruvananthapuram, has approached the Kerala high court seeking a probe by the ...

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Google honours Indian chemist Dr Asima Chatterjee on 100th birthday with a doodle

Google honours Indian chemist Dr Asima Chatterjee on 100th birthday with a doodle

🕔23.09.2017 09:47

Updated: Sep 23, 2017, 12:29 PM IST, ANI Google Doodle, on Saturday, celebrates 100th birthday of Asima Chatterjee, a renowned Indian chemist, who was the first female Doctorate of Science in India from an Indian University. Born on September 23, 1917, Dr Asima Chatterjee has various ...

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'Only God Can Do This': Supreme Court's Response To This Unusual Petition

'Only God Can Do This': Supreme Court's Response To This Unusual Petition

🕔23.09.2017 09:46

The petitioner wanted the Supreme Court to abolish mosquitoes from India. (File Photo)New Delhi:  There are some things that the Supreme Court too cannot get done. The country's top court came across one such prayer on Friday and readily accepted that it was beyond them to help the petitioner. ...

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