The Delhi government on Friday ruled out any threat to human beings due to the bird flu or avian influenza as the strain of the virus is "less infective", even as six ducks were found dead in the national capital.
According to the study, the findings apply to those uncertain at the top of the social hierarchy as also to those uncertain of their status in lower ranking, though the latter may have opportunities for upward mobility and this may be associated with better health.
Tuberculosis (TB) tricks the immune system into attacking the bodys lung tissue, which makes the person highly infectious through coughing and the bacteria then spreads by aerosol droplets to other individuals, a new study says.
With an aim to diagnose Congenital Hypothyroidism (CH) early among new borns and avert physical and mental retardation, health experts on Thursday urged the government to make compulsory the screening for CH among all new borns.
Temperature of water consumed may be as important as the amount when trying to manage thermoregulation, indicated new report.
Have you ever thought that banana can actually help you lose weight?
Lemon water is considered good for our body as it helps in restoring our health and rejuvenating the entire physical system.
A new study found that whole grain diet helps to reduce the risk of developing heart disease in overweight and obese adults who are under the age of 50.
Several studies have shown the strong relationship between these disorders and later risk of developing cardiovascular disease, with high rates of mortality.
Aamir took out time from his busy schedule and also witnessed how the organisation works across the country to address the prevailing issue.
As women reach menopause their vulnerabilities to osteoporosis go up due to the sudden decrease in levels of oestrogen - a female hormone that protects bones - during this time.
Osteoporosis, which causes bones to become weak and brittle, affects more women because they tend to have thinner bones than men.
Clinical breast exam (CBE) is a physical exam of the breasts and the underarm by a trained health professional.
As per the World Health Organisation (WHO), H5N1 first infected humans in 1997, leading to a number of deaths.
Three ill patients who had minute chance of revival got a new life with the deceased's liver, heart and heart valves.
According to the doctors, while David's birth weight was 3 kg, the disease ravaged him, leading to malnourishment and weight loss.
A study conducted by Indian-origin researcher found that elevated levels of 'stress hormone' cortisol measured in hair can predict success rate of conceiving through In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF).
Pancreatic cancer is considered one of the most virulent forms of cancer.
Preventable risk factors like smoking and alcohol are closely associated with 11 of the 15 cancers in the US, finds a study.
The nerves we feel before a stressful event, like speaking in public, for example, are normally kept in check by a complex system of circuits in our brain.
The neurosurgery team, comprising a team of doctors comprising Santhosh George Thomas, Biji Bahuleyan and Girish K M, performed the emergency surgery by operating from both the front and back of his neck, thus establishing a 360 degree fixation.
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