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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday called for wide ranging efforts at all levels to raise awareness about the importance of investing in and supporting young people with mental health conditions.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 20:23
The fast spreading e-cigarettes are undoing the anti-smoking efforts of the last three decades, health experts warn.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014, 14:43
Researchers have found that one in three girls and a quarter of boys are depressed , with many turning to violence, alcohol and unwanted sex to deal with their problems.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 14:28
For the first time in India, a youth movement organisation in Kerala would launch a matrimonial website to find life partners for cancer survivors, bringing solace and hope to those who have successfully battled the disease.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 10:23
A novel autism intervention program is using theatre to teach reciprocal communication skills to improve social deficits in adolescents with the disorder, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 17:24
Scientists have discovered a microbe that stays young forever by rejuvenating every time it reproduces, a finding that provides fundamental insights into the mechanisms of ageing.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 12:11
Children who develop Type 2 diabetes are at high risk to develop heart, kidney and eye problems faster and at a higher rate than people who acquire Type 2 diabetes as adults, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 21:50
Multiple sclerosis, a disabling disease which strikes mostly young people, is fast becoming a cause for worry in India, doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here said Friday.