The theme for World Hepatitis Day, 2016 is Elimination, owing to the goal that the WHO has set for itself.
The research conducted by an Indian scientist further mentions that this development is meant to help eggs stored in village farms to stay for longer periods and be sold without compromising on quality.
Hepatitis B is 50-100 times more infectious than HIV and Hepatitis C is 10 times more infectious than the virus that can cause AIDS.
Obese women are at increased risk of complications during pregnancy, the most common of which are gestational diabetes, high blood pressure, a large increase in weight as well as pre-eclampsia.
Hepatitis can also be caused by alcohol and some other toxins, certain drugs, infections, heavy alcohol use.
The influx of cells regenerated the tiny, delicate patch of tissue known as the trabecular meshwork, which serves as a drain for the eyes to avoid fluid buildup.
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The research was carried out by a team of scientists from Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (inStem) in Bangalore, India.
Family members of a 53-year-old male patient - Samar Chakraborty - who was declared brain dead on Monday assented to the procedure to transplant the liver that is expected to bequeath a new lease of life to a 46-year-old female recipient with liver damage.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Brazil free of measles, after no case of the disease was registered in the last year.
In practice, he added, telomere length is a laboratory measure of a cell's "age."
The fountain of youth may reside in an embryonic stem cell gene named Nanog, suggests new research that may lead to treatments for conditions due to reduced bone strength, Alzheimer's and other age-related disorders.
Mumbai witnessed cadaver donation for the third day in a row bringing the count to 35 donors this year.
Diarrhoea occurs when the digestive system is not functioning properly, resulting in frequent watery stools, three or more times a day.
A non-invasive and inexpensive hearing test may help physicians identify infants with autism risk as researches have discovered that an inner ear deficiency may impact speech recognition ability of children with the disorder.
The national capital has reported it's first dengue death with an 18-year old succumbing to the mosquito borne disease last week.
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Major NCDs including cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), chronic respiratory diseases, diabetes, and cancers are primarily caused by exposure to tobacco, harmful use of alcohol, unhealthy diet, and very little exercise.
The surgery was performed using deep hypothermic circulatory arrest (DHCA), a surgical technique that involves reduction of body temperature to 15 degrees Celcius
Made up of a biocompatible hydrogel and magnetic nanoparticles, these microbots can move and swim inside the patient's body when an electromagnetic field is applied, accoding to the researchers from Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne, Switzerland who developed bio-inspired robots that looks and moves like a bacterium.
Microneedles are designed to puncture the outer layer of skin, which acts as a protective shield, but not the next layers of epidermis and the dermis, which house nerves, blood vessels and active immune cells.
The condition can cause infants to tremble, struggle to eat and often choke during feeds.
Panic attacks can strike at any time as they typically occur without any warning.
In people with Alzheimer's, Amyloid-beta (Abeta) proteins stick together to make amyloid fibrils which form clumps between neurons in the brain.
Although MS can occur in young children and older odults, the condition most commonly affects people between the ages of 20 and 50.
Those suffering from it, complain of differing symptoms, however, one thing remains the same – discomfort.
A Singapore-based start up has developed a robotic massage therapist that may help relieve muscle strains and injuries.
A team of researchers have developed neuroprotective compounds that may help prevent the development of epilepsy in humans.
Glaucoma is thought to be a disease in which the optic nerve sustains damage due to increased eye pressure, resulting in a restricted visual field.
Curcumin is the active ingredient in the spice turmeric, which is present in spicy curry dishes, and silymarin is a component of milk thistle, which has been used to treat liver disease.
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