Respiratory infection

Swine flu: Spike of H1N1 Influenza in Delhi; 1,066 cases reported last month

Swine flu: Spike of H1N1 Influenza in Delhi; 1,066 cases reported last month

The spurt in swine flu cases at this time of the year has come a surprise since the infection mostly peaks in the postmonsoon season and early winter. 

Aug 19, 2017, 10:25 AM IST
Five lesser-known herbs that heal respiratory infections and boost lung health

Five lesser-known herbs that heal respiratory infections and boost lung health

Luckily Mother Nature has some magical ways that can undo the damage done to our lungs and restore them to a healthier state.

Oct 25, 2016, 04:00 AM IST

Arun Jaitley making good recovery from respiratory infection

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is making good recovery from a respiratory infection but moved from a private hospital to an isolation facility at AAIMS today to avoid any recurrence.

Sep 28, 2014, 19:21 PM IST

'Unnecessary' respiratory infection controls heighten ebola panic: Lancet

A new study has found that excessive respiratory infection precautions for ebola patients are "uncomfortable and unaffordable" and also contributes to public panic.

Aug 29, 2014, 12:40 PM IST

India`s only gorilla Polo no more

India`s only gorilla, Polo died at Mysore Zoo here due to respiratory infection and age related ailments.

Apr 27, 2014, 17:18 PM IST

Suchitra Sen's condition now stable

The condition of iconic Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, who was shifted to the critical care unit (CCU) of a nursing home, has stabilised, a medical bulletin said Monday.

Dec 30, 2013, 14:58 PM IST

Taking probiotics during pregnancy doesn`t prevent asthma in kids

Researchers have claimed that even though probiotics has health benefits preventing childhood asthma isn`t one of them.

Dec 08, 2013, 10:14 AM IST

1950s pandemic influenza virus still remains health threat to under 50s

Researchers reported H2N2 avian viruses could infect human respiratory cells.

Dec 04, 2013, 11:45 AM IST

Sundarbans: Where children crawl even after growing up

Unlike other children of his age, four-year-old Nirmal Mandal is still learning how to walk on his legs. He still crawls like a baby.

Oct 31, 2013, 18:36 PM IST

Flu jab may cut heart attack risk by 50% in middle aged people

A flu jab appears to almost halve the heart attack risk in middle aged people with narrowed arteries, according to a new study.

Aug 22, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

Prenatal exposure to traffic linked to respiratory infection in kids

A study has claimed that exposure to traffic during the prenatal period is associated with an increased risk of respiratory infection being developed in young children by the age of 3.

May 21, 2013, 13:27 PM IST

Chavez recovers from respiratory infection

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has recovered from a respiratory infection he contracted after undergoing cancer surgery in Cuba, a minister said.

Jan 27, 2013, 16:19 PM IST

Chavez suffers respiratory infection after surgery

Chavez has a respiratory infection after undergoing cancer surgery in Cuba.

Dec 19, 2012, 09:21 AM IST

Probiotics may help combat cold: Study

Probiotic supplements can help reduce the symptoms and duration of colds and respiratory infections by 34 per cent, a new study has claimed.

Oct 28, 2012, 12:58 PM IST

Vitamin D can halve risk of respiratory infections in kids

Daily intake of vitamin D supplement can reduce the risk of respiratory infections such as colds or flu among children in winter, researchers have suggested.

Aug 21, 2012, 13:27 PM IST

Noted Brazilian architect hospitalized

Centenarian Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer has been hospitalized here with a respiratory infection, medical officials said Thursday.

May 04, 2012, 11:38 AM IST