Burns

Doctors use skin of tilapia fish to treat burn victims in Brazil!

Doctors use skin of tilapia fish to treat burn victims in Brazil!

Using skin of tilapia fish to treat burn victims is an unorthodox procedure which can ease the pain of victims and also cut medical costs.

May 25, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
Man with 45% burns healed with stem cell treatment

Man with 45% burns healed with stem cell treatment

 A 45-year-old man -- suffering from 45 per cent burns due to a chemical spill at work -- has been healed with stem cell treatment, said the authorities at a hospital here on Friday.

Mar 25, 2017, 00:07 AM IST
Diwali 2016: Tips for dealing with fireworks-related burn injuries!

Diwali 2016: Tips for dealing with fireworks-related burn injuries!

Here are a few tips that can be useful while handling burn injuries so that your festive spirit remains intact.

Oct 27, 2016, 09:53 AM IST

Targeting gut bacteria may help burn patients

Burn patients experience dramatic changes in the bacteria inside the gastrointestinal tract, according to researchers, including one of Indian-origin, who suggest that burn patients might benefit from treatment with probiotics.

Jul 10, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

New nanoparticle therapy speeds wound healing

Scientists have developed a novel nanoparticle therapy that could speed up healing of all sorts of wounds, including everyday cuts and burns, surgical incisions and chronic skin ulcers.

Mar 27, 2015, 13:21 PM IST

New therapy speeds up wound healing

People can soon cut down the time taken to heal their everyday cuts and burns by half with the help of a new therapy developed by researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University here.

Mar 27, 2015, 12:07 PM IST

Slimy snail facials latest beauty regimen for perfect skin

Snail facial has come out to be the latest beauty craze among the ladies across Thailand, it has been revealed.

Jan 30, 2015, 15:33 PM IST

Benefits of coconut oil

It won`t be an exaggeration to call it `magic oil` as its multi-purpose usability and several incredible benefits qualify it to be!

Aug 17, 2014, 19:33 PM IST

Badal, Bajwa mourn death of Ludhiana acid attack victim

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal expressed grief and sorrow over the demise of Ludhiana acid attack victim, who breathed her last at a hospital in Mumbai.

Dec 28, 2013, 20:08 PM IST

Man throws acid on wife in east Delhi

A man threw acid on his 32-year-old wife after an argument here, police said Tuesday. The attacker`s 18-year-old niece was also injured in the incident.

Sep 24, 2013, 22:18 PM IST

Sindhurakshak mishap: Five Navy men died due to burns, search for more continues

Battling the odds, divers from the Navy continued their search for more bodies on board submarine INS Sindhurakshak without any success but managed to open a second access to the sunken vessel during an overnight "challenging but critical" operation.

Aug 17, 2013, 13:33 PM IST

Controversy over age of rape accused in Odisha

Section 16 of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act provides that a juvenile can only be kept at the special home till he attains 18 years.

Aug 13, 2013, 13:52 PM IST

Rajkot immolation case: Two women succumb to burns

The two surviving women from the Nepalese family whose members immolated themselves died on Saturday after battling for life for three days in a hospital here.

Apr 06, 2013, 21:16 PM IST

One succumbs to burns in cracker unit fire

A 70-year-old man died and three persons were injured in a fire which broke out in a cracker unit at Vellore near here,police said on friday.

Oct 05, 2012, 20:12 PM IST

11 minors suffer burns in Mumbai

Eleven children Sunday suffered burns while they set a garbage dump on fire here out of mischief, police said.

Sep 30, 2012, 22:55 PM IST

Pakistani man burns family to death before killing himself

A Pakistani man, who allegedly
murdered his step-mother and his first wife, committed self-immolation after burning to death his second wife and four children, according to a media report Tuesday.

Mar 15, 2011, 13:43 PM IST

Burns meets Krishna to firm up Obama`s India agenda

Visiting US Undersecretary of State William Burns Thursday met External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna to firm up deliverables that could include the easing of high-tech exports during the visit of US Prez Barack Obama next month.

Oct 21, 2010, 15:44 PM IST

India a top global partner: US

The Obama administration is deeply committed to the rise of India as a global power.

Jun 02, 2010, 09:40 AM IST

Antibodies to speed up recovery from burns, ulcers

New antibodies being developed by Australian researchers will speed up the healing of burns and chronic ulcers and benefit diabetes patients.

Jan 29, 2010, 12:19 PM IST

Antibodies to speed up recovery from burns, ulcers

New antibodies being developed by Australian researchers will speed up the healing of burns and chronic ulcers and benefit diabetes patients.

Jan 29, 2010, 00:00 AM IST