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Indian Prime Minister Warns Risks Of ‘Unchecked Population Explosion’

INDIAN prime minister Narendra Modi warned Thursday (15) of the risks of an "unchecked population explosion" in the nation of 1.3 billion people, the...

Global Measles Cases Triple Year-On-Year: WHO

MEASLES cases nearly tripled globally during the first seven months of the year compared to the same period in 2018, the World Health Organization...

Uganda Starts Its Largest-ever Ebola Vaccine Trial

UGANDA has started its largest-ever trial of a preventive Ebola vaccine, an official said on Monday (5), amid fears of a potential spillover of...

Indian Researchers Decode How Lead Toxicity May Cause Fatty Liver  

RESEARCHERS at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi have, for the first time, unravelled the mechanisms by which lead salts may cause fatty...

Indian Researchers Develop Low-Cost Filter Removes Arsenic, Iron From Water

RESEARCHERS in India have developed a simple and cost-effective filtration system that may help reduce the health burden caused by arsenic and iron contaminated...

Healthy Living May Support To Offset Genetic Risk Of Dementia: Study

LIVING healthily with a good diet and regular exercise may help people with a higher genetic susceptibility to dementia to offset the risk of...

DNA Technology Regulation Bill Introduced In India’s Lower House

THE DNA Technology Regulation Bill, which seeks to control the use of DNA technology for establishing the identity of a person, was introduced in...

Genes, Yes, But Obesity Pandemic Mostly Down To Diet: Study

A THREE-fold jump since 1975 in the percentage of adults worldwide who are obese has been driven mainly by a shift in diet and...

Electronic Cigarettes Damage Brain Stem Cells: Study

US researchers have found that electronic cigarettes, often targeted at youth and pregnant women, produce a stress response in brain stem cells. Present throughout life,...

Indian Experts In UK University’s Campus Help To Finalise Surgical Guidelines

UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM research experts gathered medical professionals from India and around the world in Dubai to finalise international surgical guidelines that will help...