Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 11:25
A new study has revealed that people who have sleep apnea, may be at a higher risk of contracting pneumonia.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 19:39
Researchers have discovered a type of cells in human spleen that are essential for the production of antibodies, paving way for development of new vaccines to fight meningitis and pneumonia.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 12:04
Researchers have discovered the presence of a novel subtype of innate lymphoid cells in human spleen essential for the production of antibodies.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 16:12
An exposure to common infections like cold sores, mild pneumonia or stomach discomforts - even if the infections never made you ill - may increase risk of memory decline, shows new study.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 25, 2013, 19:53
Toys, stuffed animals and books may spread two common bacteria that cause cold, ear infections and strep throat - even after the items have been cleaned, a new study has warned.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 21, 2013, 14:19
A team of researchers has developed a new vaccine that protects against lethal pneumonia caused by Staphylococcus aureus (staph) bacteria, including drug-resistant strains like MRSA.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 08, 2013, 22:09
Zinc can `starve` one of the world`s most deadly bacteria that causes pneumonia and meningitis, by preventing its uptake of an essential metal, scientists have found.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 18:56
India continues to have the largest pneumonia and diarrhoeal disease burden in the world, according to a report by leading health US health institute The Bloomberg School.