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MIAL organises two-day free eye checkup Mumbai, June 29 (IBNS): GVK MIAL, the company that administers Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), on Thursday commenced a two-day free eye screening and spectacle distribution camp for airport taxi drivers. 29-Jun-2017
Apollo Hospitals extends Air Ambulance s Kolkata, June 27 (IBNS): Apollo Hospitals, a multi-specialty chain of hospitals, on Tuesday announced the extension of its air ambulance services network to several smaller cities and towns like Madurai, Mysore, Kakinada, Karaikudi, Karur, Trichy and Vizag through its current hubs in Chennai, Hyderabad and Bangalore. 27-Jun-2017
Research finds cancer hi-jacks natural c Washington, June 26 (IBNS): Cancer tumours manipulate a natural cell process to promote their survival suggesting that controlling this mechanism could stop progression of the disease, according to new research by the Universities of Birmingham and Oxford. 26-Jun-2017
Study finds link between job stress, jun London, June 24 (IBNS): Stress during the workday can lead to overeating and unhealthy food choices at dinnertime, but there could be a buffer to this harmful pattern. 24-Jun-2017
Study uncovers link between male hormone London, June 23 (IBNS): A study has shown that abdominal fat tissue is a major source of increased male hormones in women with PCOS. 23-Jun-2017
People who go to bed late have less cont New York, June 21 (IBNS): A late bedtime is associated with lower perceived control of obsessive thoughts, according to new research from Binghamton University, State University of New York. 21-Jun-2017
Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute New Delhi, June 20 (IBNS): The Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute has been selected as the first recipient of the Prime Minister's Award for outstanding contribution to promotion and development of Yoga. 20-Jun-2017
Replacing saturated fat with healthier f Dallas, June 16 (IBNS): The American Heart Association continues to recommend replacing saturated fats with poly- and mono-unsaturated vegetable oil to help prevent heart disease, according to a new American Heart Association advisory, published in the association’s journal Circulation. 16-Jun-2017
Horse, rhythm-and-music therapies may bo Dallas, June 16 (IBNS): Horseback riding and rhythm-and-music therapies may improve stroke survivors’ perception of recovery, gait, balance, grip strength and cognition years after their stroke, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke. 16-Jun-2017
Augmented Reality system to help medical London, June 16 (IBNS): A mixed reality system which allows medical practitioners to view and interact with virtual replicas of patients’ organs, bones or body parts is being developed by academics in the UK. 16-Jun-2017
Boston Scientific brings next generation Kolkata, June 13 (IBNS): Boston Scientific India announced the availability of Bronchial Thermoplasty (BT) Therapy indicated for the treatment of severe, persistent, drug-resistant asthma in patients 18 years and older whose asthma is not well controlled with inhaled corticosteroids and long acting beta agonists. 13-Jun-2017
Bhutan, Maldives eliminate measles New Delhi, June 13 (IBNS): Bhutan and Maldives have eliminated measles, a highly infectious disease that is a major childhood killer globally. 13-Jun-2017
Tamil Nadu government wants pregnant wom Chennai, Jun 10 (IBNS): Very soon, pregnant women in Tamil Nadu will be required to enroll with the state health department, according to media reports. 10-Jun-2017
Male factor accounts for 20-30% of infer Kolkata, June 8 (IBNS): Two years into their marriage, Debolina (29) and her husband Indranil (32) (names changed) decided to start a family. After six months of trying, the couple failed to conceive and were left dejected. They then turned to fertility specialists, who evaluated both of them and found that Debolina’s reports were normal. However, Indranil was found to have poor sperm parameters that caused infertility. 08-Jun-2017
Mass practice session of Yoga organized Lucknow, June 7 (IBNS): A mass Yoga Practice Session was organised at Raj Bhawan Lucknow on Wednesday as a precursor to the mass event of 3rd International Day of Yoga to be held in the city on June 21. 07-Jun-2017
Brazilian doctors resort to fish skins t Brasilia, Jun 6 (IBNS): The Tilapia fish is just not a delicacy anymore, it is a cure for second and third degree burns too! 06-Jun-2017
Scientists find that internet withdrawal London, June 2 (IBNS): Scientists and clinicians from Swansea and Milan have found that some people who use the internet a lot experience significant physiological changes such as increased heart rate and blood pressure when they finish using the internet. 02-Jun-2017
Tobacco the ‘silent killer’ of HIV p London, June 2 (IBNS): Researchers at the University of York have shown that tobacco use is more common among HIV positive individuals than HIV negative individuals. 02-Jun-2017
Childhood obesity causes lasting damage London, June 2 (IBNS): Examining data collected from over 300,000 participants across 18 studies, researchers from the University of Surrey identified increased arterial damage and enhanced likelihood of pre diabetes in participants who were obese in childhood. 02-Jun-2017
Delaying meals impacts sugar levels in t London, June 2 (IBNS): During this innovative study, Dr Jonathan Johnston and Dr Sophie Wehrens from the University of Surrey examined the impact of altering meal times on the circadian rhythms of ten volunteers. 02-Jun-2017
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