Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 16:13
Men who continue to smoke after being diagnosed with cancer have an increased risk of death compared with those who quit smoking, US researchers said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 21:43
Researchers have claimed that babies dying from Sudden infant death syndrome ( SIDS) have brain stem abnormalities regardless of whether they were exposed to risks like suffocation or co-sleeping.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 11:55
A new study has revealed that people with diabetes have a 73 percent higher chance of being admitted to a hospital for heart failure than general population.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 18:50
Eight more children succumbed to encephalitis taking the death count from the viral disease to 569 this year in eastern region of Uttar Pradesh, health officials said today.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 22:26
An Omani man has died after contracting MERS, becoming the first recorded fatality from the coronavirus in the Gulf sultanate, health authorities announced on Sunday.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 18:35
Six more children died of encephalitis here in the past 48 hours, taking the death toll in the region this year to 527, health officials said Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 17:59
Results from a landmark clinical trial of an artificial aortic heart valve that does not require open heart surgery at the Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago showed positive outcome, with high survival rates and low rates of stroke.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 16:34
With another 22 deaths due to encephalitis in the past five days in Gorakhpur, the Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday cancelled the leave of all doctors and paramedical staff, an official said.