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Deshhit: "Chamki Fever kills 71 kids in Bihar

Chamki Fever kills 71 kids in Bihar. To know more watch the video

Jun 14, 2019, 21:40 PM IST

5W1H: Chamki Fever kills 71 kids in Bihar

Chamki Fever kills 71 kids in Bihar. To know more watch the video

Jun 14, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

'Unknown fever' claims 79 lives in Uttar Pradesh

Necessary medicines were being distributed, fogging and spraying of larvacides have been undertaken.

Sep 19, 2018, 23:27 PM IST

Dengue fever may increase risk of stroke: Study

People with dengue fever may have a higher risk of stroke, especially in the first two months following infection, a new study has claimed.

Mar 13, 2018, 18:27 PM IST

Ranji Trophy: Indisposed Wriddhiman Saha pulls out of semis

With 10 days to go before India departs for South Africa for the Test series, Wriddhiman is expecting to recover well in time for the series.

Dec 17, 2017, 23:08 PM IST

West Bengal: Mystery fever grips North 24 Parganas, several dead

An unknown fever has gripped the North 24 Parganas district. Several people have allegedly died due this this known illness. 

Oct 24, 2017, 14:57 PM IST

Suffering from gastroenteritis? Try these simple home remedies to get relief from it!

Gastroenteritis is a bacterial or parasitic infection marked by diarrhoea, cramps, nausea, vomiting and fever. 

Aug 03, 2017, 11:50 AM IST

Mosquito-borne diseases hit Manipur: At least 16 dead; symptoms, safety tips

Mosquito-borne diseases are those spread by the bite of an infected mosquito, such as dengue, chikungunya, malaria, yellow fever, Zika virus, among others. 

Jul 31, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

Swine flu: Tamil Nadu records 3,000 cases of H1N1 virus, the highest in country; know who all are at risk

Union Health Minister JP Nadda said in a written reply that the central government has been closely monitoring the seasonal influenza outbreak situation and was in regular touch on the issue.

Jul 24, 2017, 13:56 PM IST

Fever during pregnancy increases risk of autism in kids

Babies prenatally exposed to maternal fever during the second trimester are likely to be at 40 per cent raised risk of developing autism spectrum disorder, said the study.

Jun 14, 2017, 14:18 PM IST

Lupus – Symptoms, causes, reasons why it should be listed with non-communicable diseases

Lupus is not contagious, which means you can't catch the disease from someone or spread to others.

May 10, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

What's behind the surge in typhoid cases in Delhi?

As per status report of South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC), at least 80 cases of chikungunya and 30 cases of dengue have been reported in Delhi in just four months since January 1, 2017.

May 09, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Heat wave grips Delhi: Watch out for these heat-related ailments, safety measures

Also, as per an article on International Journal of Sports Medicine, while adults may cope well with heat or cold, children may not have the same tolerance.

May 08, 2017, 11:22 AM IST

Why your baby needs rotavirus vaccine

It has been estimated that rotavirus vaccination can prevent 41,000 to 48,000 deaths of children under 5 years of age in India.

Apr 27, 2017, 11:33 AM IST

Monkey fever claims woman's life in Goa - What you need to know about this condition

Monkey fever, also known as Kyasanur Forest disease (KFD), is a tick-borne viral hemorrhagic fever endemic to South Asia.

Apr 25, 2017, 13:19 PM IST

Swine flu prevention: Useful tips you should know

Swine flu is a human respiratory infection caused by an influenza strain that started in pigs.

Feb 06, 2017, 11:32 AM IST

Why won't your cold go away? These five things could be the cause

Here are five things that could be the cause of prolonged cold or the flu.

Jan 31, 2017, 13:54 PM IST

Meningitis: What are the symptoms, causes of it? Who is at risk? Prevention tips

The most common causes of meningitis are viral and bacterial infections. 

Dec 09, 2016, 12:49 PM IST

Viral fever: Symptoms, treatment and prevention

Treatment of viral fever is symptomatic with the use of antipyretic and analgesic drugs. 

Nov 29, 2016, 18:02 PM IST

Try these natural home remedies to treat cold!

Cold is the most common viral infections which we all have suffered frequently.

Nov 28, 2016, 00:12 AM IST