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Easy, affordable and a healthy diet can protect people from COVID-19

Though no food will cure COVID-19 infections, a healthy diet along with good physical activity will help build a stronger immune system to tackle the adverse impact of the deadly Coronavirus

Published on 2nd September 2020
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Larger study finds no link between blood pressure medication and cancer

This was the largest study on cancer outcomes in participants of randomised trials investigating antihypertensive medication - around 260,000 people in 31 trials

Published on 31st August 2020
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IIT Kharagpur researchers develop microneedle to administer drug in a painless way

The research for this innovation was funded by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) and Department of Science of Technology of Government of India

Published on 29th August 2020
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IIT Kharagpur researchers develop painless transdermal drug delivery and vaccination device

Painless transdermal drug delivery has been a success story for decades in the USA and several other countries

Published on 28th August 2020
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WHO urges Southeast Asia region members to bolster essential health services hit by COVID-19

The World Health Organization on Thursday urged the member nations of its southeast Asia region to maintain essential health services and accelerate resumption of healthcare facilities

Published on 6th August 2020
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Russian scientists discover nanoparticle properties to help diagnose and treat Cancer

Nanohybrid properties make it possible to use them in targeted drug delivery to certain types of cells, as well as in diagnosing tumours

Published on 28th July 2020
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Reboot, reset needed for a new world: WEF's first-ever digital summit brings together powerful women, insightful views

The panel held across two days is slated to see over 150 sessions and 400 speakers from around the world discussing major global issues and occurences

Published on 25th July 2020
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Odisha to launch telemedicine service from July 20 to provide medicare amid the COVID-19 crisis

The service would be launched in 41 places -30 District Headquarter hospitals, seven medical colleges, IGH Rourkela, Capital hospital Bhubaneswar and in several other places

Published on 17th July 2020
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Scientists may have cracked the code to improve human longevity. Here's how

Seeking a better understanding of how mifepristone works to increase lifespan, the research team looked at the genes, molecules and metabolic processes that changed when flies consumed the drug

Published on 13th July 2020
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IIT Madras researchers find active principle from turmeric can potentially improve outcomes of cancer therapies

The team found that treating leukaemia (blood/bone-marrow cancer) cells with curcumin sensitises the cells to TRAIL and results in more efficient cell death

Published on 13th July 2020
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COVID-19: Health Ministry issues revised home isolation guidelines

Patients under home isolation will stand discharged after 10 days of onset of symptoms and no fever for three days, the guidelines stated

Published on 3rd July 2020
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Vitamin D may help mitigate chemotherapy side effects: Study

The findings showed that Vitamin D could potentially mitigate inflamed intestinal tracts and provide relief to cancer patients

Published on 19th June 2020
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COVID-19 affecting sexual and reproductive health in young adults, says new study

While social disruption resulting from the pandemic affects young adults' sense of health and well-being, one positive aspect is that young adults are digital natives familiar with online platforms

Published on 19th June 2020
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AIIMS conducts pilot study to assess the effect of radiation therapy on COVID-19 patients

Dr D N Sharma, head of the Radiation Oncology department at AIIMS and the principal investigator of the research project, said two COVID-19 patients who were on oxygen support were given the therapy

Published on 17th June 2020
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Wearable patch can efficiently deliver drug to treat skin cancer

Purdue University innovators in the US have created a novel wearable patch with fully miniaturized nanoneedles that can enhance drug delivery for people with melanoma which is a form of skin cancer

Published on 16th June 2020

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