Treatment

Potential new target for Alzheimer`s treatment identified

Scientists have discovered how mutations in the presenilin 1 gene cause early-onset Alzheimer`s disease.

Jun 11, 2010, 17:41 PM IST

Potential new target for Alzheimer`s treatment identified

Scientists have discovered how mutations in the presenilin 1 gene cause early-onset Alzheimer`s disease.

Jun 11, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Over 50 Iraqi children flown to India for treatment

The children have been flown in from Dubai to receive life-saving surgery.

Jun 06, 2010, 11:16 AM IST

Most patients with common thyroid cancer survive regardless of treatment

People with papillary thyroid cancer that has not spread beyond the thyroid gland have positive outcomes regardless of whether they receive treatment within the first year after diagnosis, a new research has shown.

May 18, 2010, 19:55 PM IST

Most patients with common thyroid cancer survive regardless of treatment

People with papillary thyroid cancer that has not spread beyond the thyroid gland have positive outcomes regardless of whether they receive treatment within the first year after diagnosis, a new research has shown.

May 18, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

SC rejects plea on Prabhakaran`s mother

The Supreme Court Friday rejected a plea seeking direction to the central government to fly the ailing mother of the slain Tamil Tigers chief to Chennai for medical treatment.

May 15, 2010, 00:02 AM IST

Halappa to be shifted to Bangalore for treatment

A court here on Thursday
permitted authorities to shift former Karnataka minister
Halappa, arrested on charge of rape, from the McGann district
hospital to the state-run Victoria Hospital in Bangalore for
further treatment.

May 13, 2010, 19:09 PM IST

How a pet pooch can help treat Parkinson`s

A significant treatment for Parkinson`s disease has been revealed by doctors – a pet pooch.

May 13, 2010, 12:39 PM IST

How a pet pooch can help treat Parkinson`s

A significant treatment for Parkinson`s disease has been revealed by doctors – a pet pooch.

May 13, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

TN requests Centre to allow Prabhakaran`s mother for treatment

Slain Prabhakaran`s mother should be allowed to enter
Tamil Nadu for medical treatment if she accepts certain
conditions like getting treated at a hospital selected by the
state, the Tamil Nadu Government has told the Centre.

May 03, 2010, 23:11 PM IST

TN requests Centre to allow Prabhakaran`s mother for treatment

Tamil Nadu government has written to the Centre recommending that Parvathi Ammal, mother of slain LTTE leader V Prabhakaran, be allowed to enter the state
for medical treatment.

May 03, 2010, 11:32 AM IST

Prostate cancer vaccine approved

US regulators have approved a ground-breaking treatment for advanced prostate cancer that uses a patient`s own immune system to fight the disease, officials said Thursday.

Apr 30, 2010, 23:25 PM IST

Prostate cancer vaccine approved

US regulators have approved a ground-breaking treatment for advanced prostate cancer that uses a patient`s own immune system to fight the disease, officials said Thursday.

Apr 30, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

One-off treatment to cure rheumatoid arthritis

British scientists claim to have developed one-off treatment which could potentially help cure rheumatoid arthritis.

Apr 12, 2010, 14:13 PM IST

One-off treatment to cure rheumatoid arthritis

British scientists claim to have developed one-off treatment which could potentially help cure rheumatoid arthritis.

Apr 12, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Fonseka`s wife says he could die if not treated properly

The wife of Sri Lanka`s former
Army Chief Sarath Fonseka has accused authorities of
preventing her husband from receiving medical treatment and
said he could die in custody if not treated properly.

Mar 30, 2010, 20:53 PM IST

New Alzheimer`s test `for better detection`

Scientists have developed
a new test which they claim is nearly 95 per cent effective in
detecting Alzheimer`s, and thus may soon pave the way for more
effective treatment of the disease.

Mar 27, 2010, 17:18 PM IST

New Alzheimer`s test `for better detection`

Scientists have developed
a new test which they claim is nearly 95 per cent effective in
detecting Alzheimer`s, and thus may soon pave the way for more
effective treatment of the disease.

Mar 27, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Potential new target for treatment of colitis identified

Scientists have identified potential new target for treatment of colitis and other inflammatory bowel diseases.

Mar 19, 2010, 16:15 PM IST

Potential new target for treatment of colitis identified

Scientists have identified potential new target for treatment of colitis and other inflammatory bowel diseases.

Mar 19, 2010, 00:00 AM IST