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  • Liver cancer rates in older adults on the rise: Study
    Liver cancer rates in older adults on the rise: Study
    Beijing, March 23 (IANS) Researchers have revealed rising rates of liver cancer in older adults, especially in men, despite advances aimed at preventing the disease.   Liver cancer caused by non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, or buildup of fat in…
  • Apollo introduces online self-assessment scan for COVID-19
    Apollo introduces online self-assessment scan for COVID-19
    New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Alarmed by the number of people being testing positive for new coronavirus, Apollo Hospitals has developed an online self-assessment scan for COVID-19. For the self-assessment scan, people need to visit the website '…
  • Perks of a pomegranate!
    Perks of a pomegranate!
    New Delhi, March 23 (IANSlife) Filled with juicy arils enclosed in a thick peel, a pomegranate comes with its own crown, and we believe there is a reason for it to have one! Pomegranates are known as the fruit of paradise for its enriching quality…
  • In the shadow of Ebola and Covid-19, measles rips through Congo
    In the shadow of Ebola and Covid-19, measles rips through Congo
    Three-year-old Dobo Mbanza, who developed complications that may leave her blind after contracting measles, lies on a bed in the measles isolation ward in Boso-Manzi hospital in Mongala province in northern Democratic Republic of Congo on February…
  • Scientists in 2007 warned China was a 'time bomb' for COVID-19
    Scientists in 2007 warned China was a 'time bomb' for COVID-19
    Passengers wearing face masks are seen at a subway station after the city's emergency alert level for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was downgraded, in Shanghai, China on March 23. (REUTERS Photo)   NEW DELHI, MARCH 23 (IANS): As the world battles…
  • Rising corona cases giving you stress? Here's how to cope
    Rising corona cases giving you stress? Here's how to cope
    By Gokul Bhagabati    New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) If the notifications popping up on your phone every second is bombarding you with news of rising coronavirus cases and the misinformation spread on social media is multiplying your worries even as…
  • India can conduct 10,000 Covid-19 tests a day: ICMR
    India can conduct 10,000 Covid-19 tests a day: ICMR
    New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) India is capable of conducting 10,000 coronavirus tests a day and conducted 5,000 tests last week, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), here on Sunday. Speaking to the media, ICMR Director-General…
  • Mental stress may trigger a second heart attack
    Mental stress may trigger a second heart attack
    New York, March 21 (IANS) For those who have survived a heart attack, mental stress -- and not physical stress -- may be a stronger predictor of a repeat heart attack or even dying from heart disease, warn researchers. The team at Emory University…
  • Too much or too little sleep not good for heart: Study
    New York, March 19 (IANS): Getting too much or too little sleep, may be bad for your heart, say researchers, adding that people who get seven or eight hours of sleep per night have less stiffness in their arteries, which is associated with a lower…
  • How to maintain perfect dental health
    How to maintain perfect dental health
    New Delhi, March 19 (IANSlife) Oral hygiene has been regarded as the mirror to ones general health, as research has shown a link between the health of a persons set of precious set of "while pearls" and overall health. Here are some oral and dental…
  • Listening to music 30 mins a day good for heart: Study
    Listening to music 30 mins a day good for heart: Study
    London, March 19 (IANS) Listening to music for 30 minutes every day can be good for your heart as researchers have found that patients who suffered episodes of chest pain soon after a heart attack, known as early post-infarction angina, had…
  • Coronavirus can persist in air for hours and on surfaces for days - study
    Coronavirus can persist in air for hours and on surfaces for days - study
    The ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China, is seen in an illustration released by the Centers for…
  • Stunned world grapples with 'once-in-100-year' coronavirus battle
    Stunned world grapples with 'once-in-100-year' coronavirus battle
    Members of the Syrian Civil defence wear protective gears as they spray disinfectant to sanitise a classroom as part of the preventive measures against the spread of the coronavirus, in Afrin, Syria on March 18. (REUTERS Photo)   SYDNEY/BEIJING,…
  • Coronavirus not man-made, has natural origin: Scientists
    Coronavirus not man-made, has natural origin: Scientists
    FILE PHOTO: The ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China, is seen in an illustration released by the…
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    73% with chronic illnesses feel more COVID-19 risk: Survey
    New York, March 18 (IANS) As the global pandemic COVID-19 continues and its impact increasingly disrupts daily life, a new survey revealed that at least 73 per cent people with chronic illnesses in the US feel that these conditions make them more…
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