Health

Global Covid caseload tops 524.6 mn

Washington, May 18 (IANS) The global coronavirus caseload has topped 524.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 6.28 million and vaccinations...

3 out of 4 Indians on dialysis suffer from hypertension, finds study

Hyderabad, May 17 (IANS) Three out of four patients on haemodialysis in India suffer from hypertension, reveals a study.It also revealed rising cases of...

Philippines detects local transmission of Omicron sub-variant

Manila, May 17 (IANS) The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) on Tuesday confirmed the local transmission of the highly transmissible Omicron BA.2.12.1 sub-variant of...

Do You Own A Healthcare Business? Here Are Some Useful Tips

If you own a healthcare business, you know that it can be difficult to stay competitive in today's market. There are so many businesses...

Global Covid caseload tops 521.9 mn

Washington, May 17 (IANS) The global coronavirus caseload has topped 521.9 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 6.26 million and vaccinations...

Rare bleeding disorder patients in India to get 1st preventive treatment (Lead, correcting para 5)

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) A US FDA-approved treatment that may prevent haemophilia, a rare bleeding disorder, has been launched in India for the...

How Twitter influences Covid vaccination rates

New York, May 16 (IANS) Sentiments toward Covid-19 vaccines, whether positive or negative, previews subsequent vaccination rates, finds a study of related Twitter posts.Vaccination...

Beijing to conduct additional mass Covid testing

Beijing, May 16 (IANS) Beijing will conduct three additional mass nucleic acid testing in 12 districts from Monday to Wednesday, as the Chinese capital...

Historic mega health camp concludes in K’taka

Chikkaballapura (Karnataka), May 15 (IANS) The two-day mega health camp organised on May 14 and 15 at Chikkaballapur in Karnataka came to an end...

Ibuprofen, paracetamol in pregnancy ups preterm, stillbirth risks by 50%

London, May 15 (IANS) Maternal use of over-the-counter painkillers is about one and a half times more likely to increase the risk of delivering...