Prostate most common form of cancer among men

One in eight men will develop prostate cancer at some point during their life, a new study suggests.

Mar 07, 2013, 13:20 PM IST

Adele seeks treatment for stage fright

Singer Adele, who is set to perform at the forthcoming Academy Awards Feb 24, has been visiting a hypnotherapist to cure her stage fright.

Feb 03, 2013, 10:06 AM IST

Hillary Clinton returns to work after a month of illness

US State Secretary, Hillary Clinton is all set to make a comeback on Monday after treatment of a blood clot on her right ear.

Jan 07, 2013, 19:40 PM IST

Asthma: Know all about the chronic inflammatory disease

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways caused by environmental and genetic factors.

Jan 03, 2013, 14:17 PM IST

Chavez has just months to live: Venezuelan doctor

Venezuela`s President Hugo Chavez has just months to live, a Venezuelan doctor said Tuesday.

Dec 11, 2012, 15:36 PM IST

Chavez returns to Cuba for medical treatment

The Venezuelan president`s return to Cuba comes six months after his latest stay in Havana to finish up a regimen of radiation therapy.

Nov 29, 2012, 12:07 PM IST

Pakistan’s Malala Yousufzai now in UK for treatment

Pakistani teenaged rights campaigner, Malala Yousafzai, was shot by the Taliban for publicly opposing them.

Oct 15, 2012, 09:32 AM IST

Potential treatment to get rid of scars on skin discovered

A new research has offered a new strategy to reduce or eliminate scars on the skin.

Jul 08, 2012, 12:13 PM IST

13,498 people died in AIIMS from 2009-12: Govt

Nearly 13,500 people have died during treatment in All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) in the past three years, the government said on Friday.

May 18, 2012, 18:53 PM IST

Gene find raises hopes of new pancreatic cancer treatment

A gene that slows the spread of pancreatic cancer tumours found!

Apr 30, 2012, 19:58 PM IST

Mehdi Hassan gets visa, to come to India for treatment

Legendary Pakistani Ghazal singer Mehdi Hassan, who has been long suffering from ill health, has got a visa to come and visit India for medical treatment.

Apr 25, 2012, 21:12 PM IST

Fear of colour? Here`s how to cure it

The phobia of the colour white is leukophobia, while for black it is called melanophobia.

Apr 08, 2012, 11:58 AM IST

`Scleral` contact lenses to treat extremely dry eyes

Extreme cases of dry eyes could now be treated with innovative wide-diameter “scleral” contact lenses.

Mar 24, 2012, 18:38 PM IST

New data fuel debate over prostate cancer screening

Updated results from a long-term study concludes that regular prostate cancer screening cuts the risk of death from prostate cancer.

Mar 15, 2012, 09:50 AM IST

Potential target against neuropathic pain identified

Scientists have found that DMS, a small-molecule byproduct of cellular membranes in the nervous system, may be behind neuropathic pain.

Jan 23, 2012, 20:40 PM IST

Tortured Afghan girl to go to India for treatment

A 15-year-old Afghan girl whose in-laws tried forcing her into prostitution will be sent to India for medical treatment.

Jan 02, 2012, 22:17 PM IST

`No step-motherly treatment to non-Congress ruled states`

The Congress dismissed TN Chief
Minister Jayalalithaa`s allegation that the Centre was adopting `step-motherly treatment` to non-Cong ruled states.

Nov 18, 2011, 16:56 PM IST

Amar Singh allowed to go abroad for treatment

Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh, facing
prosecution for his alleged role in the 2008 cash-for-vote scam, was allowed Thursday by a Delhi court to go abroad for treatment of his kidney ailment.

Nov 03, 2011, 12:20 PM IST

Many nations on course to eliminate malaria: WHO

Up to a third of 108 countries affected by malaria are on course to eliminate the mosquito-borne disease over next 10 years.

Oct 18, 2011, 09:59 AM IST

Malaria: The mosquito-borne killer

Almost half the world`s population -- or 3.3 billion people -- are at risk of malaria.

Oct 18, 2011, 09:56 AM IST