Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 21:14
The Foundation for Research on Rare Diseases and Disorders pegs the number of patients in India afflicted with one of more than 7,000 rare diseases at over 70 million.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 17:29
Europeans and some Indians share the same light skin gene mutation, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 14:23
With the prevalence of diabetes increasing at an alarming rate worldwide, the proportion of young people with the disease is also soaring.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 09:30
More and more Indians are prone to arthritis as they don`t exercise and this is also affecting people as young as in their 30s. Experts said Indians need to do more physical exercise and not ignore the initial symptoms.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 17:12
According to a recent global survey by a leading men’s health magazine, Indian men and women have least sex and that too fewer partners than others.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 28, 2013, 15:20
Heart disease has emerged as the number one killer among Indians, a new survey has revealed.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 21, 2013, 16:45
North Indians are more genetically prone to bleeding with anticoagulant drugs than their southern counterparts, a new study has claimed.
Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 23:00
An estimated 10,000 new cases of eye cancer are diagnosed every year in the country, eye care expertsd and doctors said here Friday.