For 2nd year in a row, dengue tops monsoon deaths: 14 cases in 2018

For 2nd year in a row, dengue tops monsoon deaths: 14 cases in 2018

MUMBAI: For the second year in a row, dengue has emerged as the top killer among monsoon diseases in the city. With 14 casualties, dengue has claimed most lives this year followed by leptospirosis that killed 12. Malaria’s death toll at three was half of last year’s. The bi-weekly health report released by the BMC […]

Delhi: Cases of hypertension rising in the capital

Delhi: Cases of hypertension rising in the capital

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: November 1, 2018 2:36:25 am According to experts, hypertension and diabetes are on the rise and fast becoming a public health issue. (Source: Thinkstock Images) With each passing year, the number of people diagnosed with hypertension in the capital is increasing, a report prepared by NGO […]

Vegan diet could lead to weight loss, study finds

Vegan diet could lead to weight loss, study finds

Get the latest from TODAY Sign up for our newsletter SUBSCRIBE Oct. 31, 2018 / 8:24 PM GMT / Source: TODAY By Kristin Kirkpatrick Veganism is trending. In the past year, several professional athletes and celebrities have come out promoting a plant-based diet. New vegan products have emerged in restaurants and grocery store shelves and […]

Free vaccines ending for Hamburger Mary’s guests possibly exposed to hepatitis A

Free vaccines ending for Hamburger Mary’s guests possibly exposed to hepatitis A

TAMPA, Fla. — Time is running out for people who went to a Ybor City restaurant where an employee who tested positive for hepatitis A to be vaccinated for free. The vaccine is available at the Department of Health Hillsborough Sulphur Springs location, which is at 8605 Mitchell Ave. The clinic is open weekdays from […]

Soricimed Publishes New Research Validating TRPV6 as a Therapeutic Target for Ovarian Cancer

MONCTON, New Brunswick, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Soricimed Biopharma Inc. (“Soricimed”), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company discovering and developing targeted cancer therapeutics, is pleased to announce the peer reviewed publication of new results from its anti-cancer research program in the Journal of Cancer. In this manuscript entitled “Inhibition of Transient Receptor Potential Vanilloid 6 […]

Breast cancer: 10.5m women don’t check for signs of disease

Breast cancer: 10.5m women don’t check for signs of disease

Just 48 per cent of women surveyed checked their breasts at least once a month – and almost one in 10 had never checked at all, according to Breast Cancer Now. The charity’s head of public health Eluned Hughes warned that about 10.5 million women – 42 per cent of those asked – could be […]

Awareness campaigns against swine flu, dengue conducted

Awareness campaigns against swine flu, dengue conducted

Trichy: Multiple campaigns and rallies were organised in Trichy and other central districts on Wednesday to create awareness among the people on ways to reduce the risk of contracting H1N1 infection (swine flu) or dengue. The number of reported swine flu cases in Trichy district has now crossed 30 while around two to four cases […]

HBO’s Game Of Thrones Prequel: An Updated Cast List

Game of Thrones has only one season left before the end, and it will be the shortest season of the series to date. Although HBO has yet to release an official premiere date for the eighth and final season, fans may already be mourning the end of one of the most epic series in television […]

Anupam Kher steps down as FTII chairman, cites US TV show

Written by Atikh Rashid | Pune | Updated: November 1, 2018 4:33:14 am Anupam Kher currently appears in the American television show New Amsterdam. A year after Anupam Kher was appointed as the chairperson of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Society — an autonomous body under Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) […]

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