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How to fight dengue, malaria, flu and chikungunya – Symptoms, prevention

How to fight dengue, malaria, flu and chikungunya – Symptoms, prevention

With Diwali round the corner, these problems are bound to increase and knowing the symptoms for timely diagnosis and most importantly, our protection becomes our first and foremost priority.

Sep 28, 2017, 18:05 PM IST
Dengue, chikungunya, malaria, flu – Here's your guide to tackle infections head-on!

Dengue, chikungunya, malaria, flu – Here's your guide to tackle infections head-on!

 Dengue, chikungunya, malaria, the flu – there are all sorts of possibilities. However, the good news is that they are very much preventable.

Sep 26, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
World Asthma Day: How to prevent asthma attack!

World Asthma Day: How to prevent asthma attack!

Asthma cannot be cured, but there are certain things which one can do to relieve the symptoms and prevent the occurrence of severe attacks.

May 02, 2017, 13:42 PM IST

Japanese encephalitis: Symptoms, how to prevent it!

Mosquitoes that feed on infected animals can become infected with the virus and then transmit it to humans.

Nov 03, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

Dengue, Chikungunya outbreak: What you can do to protect yourself from these vectors!

Ever since the monsoon season hit Delhi, it has led to a staggering rise in mosquito-breeding because of which, dengue and chikungunya are spreading like wildfire.

Sep 12, 2016, 19:25 PM IST

Jaundice: Symptoms, treatment, prevention tips!

Bilirubin is a yellow compound found in bile and is responsible for the yellowing of the skin and sclerae.

Aug 09, 2016, 09:58 AM IST

One in three US mothers spaces pregnancies too close

 For about a third of US mothers, the inter-pregnancy interval is less than one and half years, says a new study.

Apr 20, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Neck sprain: Causes, prevention and cure!

 Know what exactly can trigger a neck sprain or stiffness and ways to heal it!

Feb 24, 2015, 23:57 PM IST

Jaundice cases on the rise in Odisha: Official

Jaundice is fast spreading in Odisha with over 90 cases detected across the state in the past week, forcing authorities to step up preventive measures, a health official said Thursday.

Feb 12, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

WBNUJS offers sexual harrassment prevention course for executives

As women's safety continues to be deliberated upon at different levels, an academic programme aims to help in better implementation of the law in the workplace.

Dec 05, 2014, 23:52 PM IST

FIFA-Interpol workshop on match fixing perils

A two-day FIFA-Interpol Workshop on `Tackling Match Fixing and Corruption in Football` will be held in the capital from January 15.

Jan 08, 2014, 21:15 PM IST

Common cold: Symptoms, treatment and prevention

Symptoms of the common cold are low-grade fever, sneezing , watery eyes, runny nose, stuffy nose, body aches, headache, fatigue, sore throat, and cough.

Apr 24, 2013, 19:01 PM IST

Reddy orders long-term plan for malaria prevention

Andhra CM Reddy asks district administration to prepare a long-term plan for prevention of malaria in Visakhapatnam agency area.

Jul 11, 2011, 14:12 PM IST

Reddy orders long-term plan for malaria prevention

Andhra CM Reddy asks district administration to prepare a long-term plan for prevention of malaria in Visakhapatnam agency area.

Jul 11, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Cinnamon can help prevent, cure Alzheimer`s

‘Ceppt’, the cinnamon extract obtained from its bark may not just fight against the development of the disease, but may help to cure it after Alzheimer`s molecules have already formed.

Jun 28, 2011, 12:24 PM IST

Hilary Swank films documentary for cancer prevention

Hilary Swank has filmed a documentary titled ‘Choose You’ with the American Cancer Society.

May 21, 2011, 09:21 AM IST

Cut salt to prevent heart disease

A new research has shown that heart disease could be cut by almost a fifth if food companies were banned from adding too much salt to their products.

Feb 02, 2011, 19:22 PM IST

Cut salt to prevent heart disease

A new research has shown that heart disease could be cut by almost a fifth if food companies were banned from adding too much salt to their products.

Feb 02, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Discovery suggests new way to prevent HIV

Scientists have discovered how HIV destroys a specific human antiviral protein called APOBEC3F.

Dec 23, 2010, 15:02 PM IST

Discovery suggests new way to prevent HIV

Scientists have discovered how HIV destroys a specific human antiviral protein called APOBEC3F.

Dec 23, 2010, 00:00 AM IST