Treatment

Arthritis genes `discovered`

Scientists have discovered eight arthritis genes, a key breakthrough which could soon pave the way for the development of effective treatments.

Jul 12, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Brain tumour pathway lead to new treatment

The research also found that existing medications block this cancer-promoting pathway and delay glioma growth in animal models, suggesting a new treatment option for these often fatal brain tumours.

Jul 09, 2011, 17:36 PM IST

Brain tumour pathway lead to new treatment

The research also found that existing medications block this cancer-promoting pathway and delay glioma growth in animal models, suggesting a new treatment option for these often fatal brain tumours.

Jul 09, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Ex-MCI president allowed to go to US for treatment

Former President of Medical
Council of India Ketan Desai, facing prosecution in various
corruption cases, was on Friday allowed by a Delhi court to visit
the USA for treatment of his sleeping disorder.

Jul 08, 2011, 21:14 PM IST

Suffering from back pain, could be in your genes

The results of their study can help identify the different mechanisms involved in back pain and lead to more effective treatment options.

Jul 06, 2011, 14:42 PM IST

Suffering from back pain, could be in your genes

The results of their study can help identify the different mechanisms involved in back pain and lead to more effective treatment options.

Jul 06, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Brown fat can be used for treating obesity

Although most adult fat is calorie-storing white fat, most adults have some brown fat in an area extending from the front of the neck to the chest.

Jul 04, 2011, 23:19 PM IST

Tranexamic acid treatment for head injury

Tranexamic acid reduces clot breakdown the investigators hypothesised that this drug could reduce bleeding into the brain and therefore improve patients outcomes.

Jul 01, 2011, 15:54 PM IST

Tranexamic acid treatment for head injury

Tranexamic acid reduces clot breakdown the investigators hypothesised that this drug could reduce bleeding into the brain and therefore improve patients outcomes.

Jul 01, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Kids who survive cancer more often get new tumours

Kids develop second cancers largely as a result of the treatment they receive.

Jun 29, 2011, 15:31 PM IST

Kids who survive cancer more often get new tumours

Kids develop second cancers largely as a result of the treatment they receive.

Jun 29, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

3D herpes infection model treatment for cold sores

Active ingredients and new treatments can be reliably tested with this new model and animal tests could soon be a thing of the past.

Jun 28, 2011, 19:03 PM IST

3D herpes infection model treatment for cold sores

Active ingredients and new treatments can be reliably tested with this new model and animal tests could soon be a thing of the past.

Jun 28, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

New ultrasound treatment to heal broken bones

Now, a non-invasive treatment using ultrasound shockwaves is revolutionising the way these breaks are healed.

Jun 26, 2011, 14:17 PM IST

New ultrasound treatment to heal broken bones

Now, a non-invasive treatment using ultrasound shockwaves is revolutionising the way these breaks are healed.

Jun 26, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Anna may get `Ramdev treatment`: Digvijay

In a veiled warning to
Anna Hazare for his proposed fast, Congress leader Digvijay
Singh on Wednesday indicated that the Gandhian might be meted out the
same treatment.

Jun 23, 2011, 00:32 AM IST

Allergies: Causes, Types and Treatment

Allergy is a hypersensitivity disorder of the immune system.

Jun 23, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Transfer delays common for heart attack patients

Patients with major heart attacks often need emergency procedures to clear clogged arteries. But most U.S. hospitals aren`t equipped for that treatment.

Jun 22, 2011, 12:56 PM IST

Transfer delays common for heart attack patients

Patients with major heart attacks often need emergency procedures to clear clogged arteries. But most U.S. hospitals aren`t equipped for that treatment.

Jun 22, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

`Nicotine-based treatment may control obesity`

Scientists have identified some brain neurons responsible for the lack of appetite in smokers, a finding they say could lead to nicotine-based treatments to combat obesity.

Jun 10, 2011, 19:23 PM IST