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No excuses: Five medical tests that you should regularly go for!

It is important to get yourself checked regularly, let the doctor run some tests to ensure that everything is fine. After all, prevention is better than cure.

Patients prefer password-protected test results

The goal of the study was to try to better understand patient preferences so as to improve doctor-patient communication.

Vyapam wanted to conduct exams at national level

After Madhya Pradesh, the Vyavsayik Pariksha Mandal or Vyapam was mulling conducting examinations at the national level, an RTI query has revealed.

Swine flu: Delhi govt fixes tests charges at Rs 4500, doubles medicine stock

Swine flu: Delhi govt fixes tests charges at Rs 4500, doubles medicine stock

After it came to notice that pathology labs and private hospitals were taking irrationally high charges for Swine Flu tests of patients showing symptoms of the fast-spreading disease in the national capital, Delhi government on Wednesday held a meeting with private laboratories to fix a rate cap for the tests.

African players in Europe feel Ebola backlash

African players in Europe feel Ebola backlash

African footballers based at European clubs, especially those travelling back to the continent from international duty, began on Friday to feel the backlash from fears over the Ebola virus outbreak.

Time of medical tests impacts results

The time of day and sleep deprivation have a significant effect on your metabolism, says a new research.

Hyderabad police busts kidney transplant racket

City police busted a kidney transplant racket by arresting two touts who allegedly connived with a government doctor to sell donors` kidneys to the needy and extracted money from them, police said.

Medical tests and treatments you should question

Nine medical societies have released a list of 45 tests and treatments that patients should question and doctors should avoid in most cases as part of an effort to cut wasteful spending.

Chavez to return to Venezuela after medical tests

Venezuelan President underwent surgery in Cuba in June to remove a cancerous tumour from his pelvic region.

Nobel laureate Ramakrishnan failed IIT, medical ent tests

Venkataraman Ramakrishnan won the
Nobel prize in Chemistry in 2009 but decades ago he failed to
clear entrance tests for both the IITs and a reputed medical

‘24 pilots found alocohol-positive in pre-flight tests’

Twenty four pilots have been
found alcohol-positive in their pre-flight medical
examinations this year till November 30, which on some
occasions led to delay in operations, the Lok Sabha was
informed on Thursday.

American gets medical tests after Myanmar jailing

An ailing American, who was spared a seven-year prison sentence in Myanmar, underwent medical testing in Bangkok on Monday, a day after an influential US Senator secured his release from the military-ruled country.