Rampant downing of alcohol and increasing prevalence of obesity would in a few decades lead to patients with fatty liver disease requiring transplants surpassing those of hepatitis B and C, say experts.
Malaria can have a serious impact on reproductive health, experts said on the occasion of World Malaria Day Saturday, as they pointed out that, although rare, the disease can hamper semen quality in males and increase miscarriage risks in women.
The humble turmeric - a familiar yellow spice common in Indian cooking - may help treat oral cancers caused by a virus, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, claim.
Dry eye -- the culprit behind red, watery, gritty-feeling eyes -- strikes most often in spring due to a surge in airborne allergens, a study says.
In pioneering work, researchers from the University of Colorado-Boulder have grown "humanised" models of mice in the lab that will lead to better testing of cancer therapies.
India has seen a "major" decline in the number of deaths caused by Malaria in the last three years even as more than half a million people die globally of the deadly mosquito-borne disease, the WHO said Thursday.
In a major breakthrough that could lead to a cure for asthma within five years, researchers have found that a protein could be at the root of the condition.
A test which detects structural differences in kidney filters - tiny units that control what passes into the urine - can predict kidney disease before any damage has been done or symptoms appear, researchers say.
A team of researchers has successfully developed a post- exposure treatment that is effective against a specific strain of the Ebola virus that killed thousands of people in West Africa.
Indian researchers have developed a new therapy that has been found to reverse Parkinson's-like symptoms in rats and the researchers believe that the findings could one day lead to a new therapy for human patients.
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