The world's largest kidney weighing 2.75 kgs has been removed by Indian surgeons as the person was suffering from Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD).
Culling and burial of poultry livestock has begun in Manipur following an outbreak of bird flu or Avian Influenza.
If you a animal companion in your home, be careful, as a new study shows that household pets can transmit infection to people, and make them sick.
Thiazide drugs, a common group of salt-lowering medicines used to treat high blood pressure for decades, can lower blood pressure for a while and then stop working in some patients. Researchers from University of Maryland's School of Medicine (UMSOM) have now revealed a key mechanism for this failure.
An Indian transplant expert has trashed plans of a maverick Italian neurosurgeon to carry out the first-ever attempt for a head transplant.