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India may become `world capital of liver diseases`

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 18:42

A sedentary lifestyle, increased alcohol consumption and obesity are contributing towards making India the "world capital of liver diseases" by 2025, a health expert said Saturday.

New combination of drug therapy could help treat Hepatitis C

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 12:19

Scientists have a new combination drug therapy that can effectively treat Hepatitis C.

New towns pose health risks for India`s poor: Study

Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 18:50

While the skyscrapers and growing satellite city projects in India are fast emerging as markers of development, the new towns pose serious health risks to the poor, a study has found.

Merck`s hepatitis C drugs show 98% cure rate in trial

Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 06:38

Offering new hopes to millions of people infected with Hepatitis C, a two-drug combination by Merck & Co to treat the infectious liver disease has showed a cure rate of 98% in a mid-stage trial.

Drinking coffee could cut risk of dying from liver cirrhosis

Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 11:35

Researchers have said that consuming two or more cups of coffee each day reduces the risk of death from liver cirrhosis by 66 per cent, specifically cirrhosis caused by non-viral hepatitis.

Researchers claim breakthrough in HIV,Hepatitis C with DNA vaccine

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 20:01

In a significant breakthrough by Australian scientists, a new type of DNA vaccine can help in tackling HIV and Hepatitis C.

New drug combo cures toughest cases of hepatitis C

Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 15:03

A pair of experimental, oral antiviral drugs are safe and highly effective in the treatment of hepatitis C, a liver-damaging infectious disease, scientists have found.

Free Hepatitis B vaccination project launched

Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 20:02

VGM Hospital here today launched its project of free vaccination for Hepatitis B to 10,000 poor and needy children of Coimbatore district.

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