CAG slams Ker Ayurveda company for laxity in manufacturing

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has come down on state-run ayurvedic medicine manufacturing company "Oushadhi" for not adhering to prescribed standards in making its products.

Plants boost healing power of anti-fungal drugs

Researchers found that pairing antifungal medicines with compounds such as thymol, derived from herb thyme, can boost the healing effects of some of these drugs.

Cancer-causing chemical found in baby milk in China

Five batches of an infant formula milk powder made by a Chinese company have been found to be tainted with a highly toxic aflatoxin.

Cancer-causing toxin found in Chinese milk

Excessive levels of a cancer-causing toxin have been discovered in milk.