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France To Ban Titanium Dioxide Whitener In Food From 2020

FRANCE will ban the use of titanium dioxide as a food additive from 2020 after the country's health and safety agency said there was...

Wrong Information Circulating About Organ Donation Law Change

SEVERAL posts that have been circulating across social media and WhatsApp containing incorrect information about the change in the law about organ donation have...

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...

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...

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...

Ghana Becomes Second Nation To Launch Proven Malaria Vaccine

GHANA on Tuesday (30) rolled out the world's only proven malaria vaccine for infants as part of a landmark campaign against the deadly mosquito-borne...
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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...

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...

‘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...

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...