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Carboplatin-paclitaxel becomes better option for treatment of inoperable anal cancer: Study

Washington: A new study has suggested that people with inoperable anal cancer treated with carboplatin-paclitaxel had fewer complications and lived longer than those who...

Key protein discovered in heart to reduce damage from attack, improve survival rates

Washington DC: In a heart attack, a series of biochemical processes leave the heart damaged, much like a car after an accident. There is...

Hepatitis C-positive livers safe for transplantation, patients cured afterward: Study

Ohio: Patients who received a transplanted liver infected with hepatitis C and were later treated for the infection performed as well in recovery as...

Blood plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients safe for treatment: Study

Washington: A large study of 20,000 hospitalised COVID-19 patients who received transfusions of blood plasma from recovered people found the treatment was safe. The report,...

Mathematical models on severity of COVID-19 in India failed: IJMR

New Delhi: Various mathematical models on the severity of the COVID-19 pandemic in India carried a "strong element of bias and used assumptions" to...

AIIMS study observes Mild Behavioural Impairment as precursor of Dementia

New Delhi: Asia`s first-ever study on Mild Behavioural Impairment (MBI) by All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) observed that MBI is a precursor...

COVID-19 may be transmitted with use of toilets: Study

Beijing: Flushing a toilet can create a large and widespread cloud of virus-containing aerosol droplets that last long enough to be breathed in by...

Dexamethasone hailed as ‘major breakthrough’ in treating COVID-19 patients

London: Dexamethasone, a cheap and widely used steroid, has become the first drug shown to be able to save lives among COVID-19 patients in...

Bald men more vulnerable to COVID-19 symptoms; Check out reasons

New Delhi: Amid global fight against coronavirus pandemic, which has taken over 4 lakh lives so far across the world, new research suggests that...

Hydroxychloroquine may not prevent COVID-19 illness; here’s why

Toronto: The malaria drug hydroxychloroquine may not prevent COVID-19 illness or stop novel coronavirus infection when used as preventive medicine within four days after...

TB vaccine a potential new tool to fight coronavirus: Study

New York: Examining how the COVID-19 has impacted different countries, researchers have found that Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG), a vaccine for tuberculosis (TB), could be...

Boost immunity and don’t fret over pH level of coronavirus

New Delhi: Amid the new coronavirus scare are several health myths going viral on social media platforms and one of those is: Improve your pH...
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Frequency of special trains between Howrah and Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi to be reduced amid COVID-19 condition

Kolkata: Amid the prevailing COVID-19 condition in the West Bengal, the frequency of the special trains between Howrah and Mumbai, Howrah and Ahmedabad, Howrah...

US COVID-19 Death Count Crosses 1.3 Lakh-Mark: Report

On Saturday, the number of new daily infections hit a record 57,683. (File)Washington: The United States passed another grim coronavirus milestone Monday as the...

MS Dhoni’s birthday: A look at Indian wicketkeeper-batsman records and stats

Former Indian captain and experienced wicketkeeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who has made a total of 538 international appearances for the national side so far,...

Hong Kong Details New Powers Under Controversial China’s Security Law

Some protests have erupted into violence between police and demonstrators. (File)Hong Kong: Hong Kong released additional details of China's new national security law for...