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India’s children face lifelong health burden of climate change: Lancet Report  

Climate change will damage the health of an entire generation of children, particularly in India, due to food shortages, infectious diseases, floods and deadly...
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Iraqi woman undergoes surgery for removal of 53 stones

A 66-YEAR-OLD IRAQI woman got a new lease of life after undergoing an operation at a hospital here for removal of 53 stones from...

UK-India Robot Encourages Handwashing Among School Children

AN INDIA-UK joint research collaboration has yielded a robot that encourages kids to wash their hands at a remote primary school in southern India. The...

‘Fat Found In Overweight People’s Lungs For First Time’

FAT can accumulate in the lungs of people, particularly those who are overweight or obese, researchers have shown for the first time. Scientists already know...

Occasional Drinking During Pregnancy Could be Harmful: Study  

A NEW Australian study has suggested that even small amounts of alcohol consumed occasionally could cause insulin-resistance during pregnancy, which increases the likelihood of...

Intimate Foreign Medical Students About Admissions In India: Supreme Court

TAKING serious note of delay in communication to medical students from foreign countries as also the North East regarding admissions to government colleges, the...

Cancer Overtakes Heart Disease As Biggest Rich-World Killer

CANCER has overtaken heart disease as the leading cause of death in wealthy countries and could become the world's biggest killer within just a...

Indian Prime Minister Launches ‘Fit India Movement’

INDIAN prime minister Narendra Modi launched the 'Fit India' Movement' on Thursday (29), saying the initiative is the need of the hour and will...

Indians Have Higher Average Resting Heart Rate: Indian Heart Study

INDIANS have an average resting heart rate of 80 beats per minute which is higher than the desired rate of 72, Indian Heart Study...

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...