Bikash Hazarika from Assam is suffering from this rare condition in which he is unable to walk and experiences extreme pain on a daily basis.
The woman, named Rocio Cortes Nunez, also has two other daughters aged three and four.
Tuberculosis (TB) is thought to have affected more than one million children under 15 worldwide in 2015. Diagnosis of TB in children can be challenging, partly due to insensitive tests and non-specific symptoms.
The researchers compared the number of deaths that might be prevented as a result of three of the most widely discussed recommendations for screening mammography.
The study showed that sugars can act as anti-biofilm agents, which is the first example of carbohydrates in human milk having this function.
In addition to finding that current smokers were 20 percent more likely to quit smoking when pack prices went up by a dollar, researchers showed that there was a three per cent overall reduction in smoking risk.
Nomophobia may serve as an indicator of a social disorder or phobia for individuals with a strong dependency on communication through virtual environments, research suggested.
The data collected by cardiologists also shows the link between breast cancer and cholesterol levels.
Researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in the US found that Alzheimer's disease affects the retina similar to the way it affects the brain.
In order to curb these conditions, the country's largest border-guarding force BSF has launched two ambitious projects for its jawans and has introduced a 'wellness quotient assessment' test in their annual medical checkup.
Noticing weight gain can motivate adults to adopt lifestyle changes, helping them to avoid an expanding waistline.
The incident occurred at the Proddutur district government hospital in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa district.
The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court has rushed to aid a 26-year old man suffering from a rare genetic disorder by directing the government and BSNL to pay for his treatment requiring over Rs 2 crore per annum, his lawyer said on Saturday.
Ethiopia will host an international conference on maternal and child health on August 24 and 25 under the theme "Overcoming critical obstacles to maternal and child survival".
The tool uses near-infrared light to visualise the fatty build-up in the arteries.
The study revealed that women who used birth pill for more than seven years had a 19 per cent lower risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, irrespective of being tested positive or negative for ACPA.
In a shocking incident, a lizard was successfully removed by a team of doctors from a man's ear in Guangzhou, Southern China.
A 38-year-old man with Down's Syndrome was awarded £10,000 compensation after social worker banned him from having physical relation with his wife.
Faced with poor prognoses or painful courses of chemotherapy, which can cause severe nausea and weakness, many cancer patients place their faith in a wide range of treatments dismissed by most medical doctors as useless at best.
There are two types of hypertension during pregnancy – Gestational hypertension and Chronic hypertension.
The hands were made by Touch Bionics and can be programmed with four grips for different tasks controlled by Alan’s muscle signals, Deccan Chronicle reported.
The new molecule, dubbed ERX-11, mimics a peptide, or protein building block.
The spurt in swine flu cases at this time of the year has come a surprise since the infection mostly peaks in the postmonsoon season and early winter.
According to experts, yoga can help solve the suffering that women with severe menstrual pain go through.
The cholera outbreak in Yemen, which has killed over 2,000 people, has started to recede but there was still no grounds for complacency regarding the health situation in the country, according to the Unicef.
Using a stem cell technique for sperm creation, scientists have created healthy offspring from genetically infertile male mice, offering a potential new approach to tackling a common genetic cause of human infertility.
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