Fear of injection? Knowing your doctor may help reduce the pain!

Fear of injection? Knowing your doctor may help reduce the pain!

The study suggests that participants who experience higher levels of anxiety on a day-to-day basis experienced greater reductions in pain from feeling close to their doctor.

May 06, 2017, 19:19 PM IST
Take these injection shots to keep your bones strong

Take these injection shots to keep your bones strong

Only the approved drug PTH addresses the cells involved in bone formation (osteoblasts) but doctors must prescribe bisphosphonates with it to target bone degradation simultaneously.

Mar 30, 2017, 14:12 PM IST

Single injection curbs activity of Huntington's disease gene

A single injection of a new treatment has been found to reduce the activity of the gene responsible for Huntington's disease for six months in a trial in an animal model.

Sep 10, 2016, 20:23 PM IST

Injection better cure for diabetic blindness

As per a new study, injection, instead of laser, may be a viable treatment option for diabetic retinopathy.

Nov 14, 2015, 12:48 PM IST

'Injection psycho' creates panic in Andhra, 11 women attacked

A pschyopath who triggered panic by targeting women and young girls with an injection has allegedly attacked 11 women in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district, police said.

Aug 31, 2015, 14:45 PM IST

Drug to counter nuclear radiation effects

An injection given a day after exposure to nuclear radiation may increase survival chances of victims.

Aug 23, 2015, 14:02 PM IST

Brown fat implants can reduce weight gain

 US scientists have developed a novel way of injecting energy-burning "good" fat that can help reduce weight gain and lower blood-glucose levels.

Aug 20, 2015, 16:09 PM IST
New vaccine approach to fight dengue

New vaccine approach to fight dengue

US researchers have devised an entirely new approach to vaccines - creating immunity against the dengue virus without vaccination.

Aug 04, 2015, 16:50 PM IST
Park Tae-hwan's team says he asked for doping assurances

Park Tae-hwan's team says he asked for doping assurances

South Korea`s Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan maintains he was not told about the contents of an injection that led to him to failing a doping test and says a doctor currently on trial for professional negligence said the shot was safe.

Jul 17, 2015, 10:49 AM IST

Simple injection to cure glaucoma

Glaucoma, an eye disease that damages the optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness, can now be treated with a simple injection, eye surgeons have said.

Jun 08, 2015, 19:23 PM IST

Tetanus shot may aid treatment of deadly brain cancer: Study

Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A small study hints that it might.

Mar 12, 2015, 08:53 AM IST
Swimmer Park Tae-hwan hires foreign attorney ahead of hearing

Swimmer Park Tae-hwan hires foreign attorney ahead of hearing

South Korean swimming star Park Tae-hwan Thursday hired a foreign attorney in preparation for his international doping hearing.

Jan 29, 2015, 11:33 AM IST

Lasers may soon make painful pin pricks history for diabetics

Researchers have a developed a new laser device that could allow diabetic patients to check their blood sugar level without pricking themselves to draw blood.

Aug 22, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

Soon, single jab will be enough to regulate diabetes

A new animal study has revealed that a single injection of the protein FGF1 would be sufficient to balance the blood sugar levels to a healthy range for more than two days.

Jul 17, 2014, 11:31 AM IST

Insulin pumps better than injections for diabetic kids

A new study has shown that insulin pumps are much more effective, compared to injections, when it come to controlling blood sugar.

Aug 19, 2013, 15:35 PM IST

Given injection by rickshaw-puller, baby dies in UP hospital

An eight-month-old baby admitted to a district hospital died after a rickshaw-puller allegedly gave him an injection.

Jul 17, 2013, 11:46 AM IST

Diabetics may only need one injection a year

British scientists have developed a stem cell breakthrough that might free diabetics from painful daily dose of injections.

Jun 17, 2013, 10:50 AM IST

`Injured` Vettori required saline injection to play through pain in CT clash against Lanka

Veteran New Zealand paceman Kyle Mills has revealed that injured former skipper Daniel Vettori had required a saline injection to take the field against Sri Lanka in the ICC Champions Trophy game on June 9.

Jun 11, 2013, 12:43 PM IST

Next-generation vaccines may eliminate pain of injection

New vaccines being developed by scientists from the School of Biological Sciences at Royal Holloway may eliminate the need for needles as they can be delivered via a nasal spray, or as on oral liquid or capsule.

Oct 25, 2012, 09:37 AM IST

Simple injection in eye may help cure blindness

A study on mice has shown that blindness can be treated with a simple chemical injection into the eye.

Jul 26, 2012, 14:17 PM IST