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Lupin launches generic tablets to treat human immunodeficiency

Drug firm Lupin has launched generic Abacavir and Lamivudine tablets. The tablets are effective in the treatment of human immunodeficiency infection in the American market.

PTI | Mar 29, 2017 03:07 PM

Mothers hug can boost baby's immunity and body temperature: Study

A mother's embrace initiates a cascade of hormones that can help in regulating the body temperature as well.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 29, 2017 11:30 AM

It’s important to take care of your gut: Shilpa Shetty Kundra

Having carved a niche for herself in the health and fitness space, Shilpa Shetty is now a brand ambassador of a probiotic dairy brand.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 29, 2017 09:58 AM

Lesbian, gay and bisexual adolescents more likely than other teens to smoke

In the study, it has been found that 41 percent of lesbian or gay teens use tobacco products and 39 percent of bisexual young people.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 29, 2017 08:27 AM

Eat home-cooked meals and do not watch videos while eating to lose weight

According to the study, people who prepare food at home and do not watch any videos or TV while eating do not put on weight.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 28, 2017 09:09 AM

Video games will help you to get over your depression

Science has invented a new treatment which will help people to deal with problems like depressions and frustrations they are going through

PTI | Mar 27, 2017 03:30 PM

Goa: HIV cases dropped drastically during last decade, says Survey

HIV positive cases in Goa have gone down drastically during the last decade, according to the Economic Survey 2016-17 tabled in the State Legislative Assembly.

PTI | Mar 27, 2017 01:08 PM

Talking therapy or medication for depression: Brain scan may help suggest better treatment

Some particular patterns of activity on brain scans may be of help to doctors by identifying whether talk therapy or antidepressant medication will be better for a patient suffering from depression,...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 27, 2017 12:53 PM

Indian govt to redefine blindness to meet WHO guidelines

The government is all set to change four-decade-old definition of blindness in order to bring it in line with WHO criteria and make the Indian data on blindness meet with the global estimates.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 27, 2017 11:49 AM

Is excess of salt making you urinate more at night?

Reducing the intake of salt can help by decreasing the frequency of night-time loo trips, condition known as nocturia, according to a new study.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 27, 2017 08:29 AM

How to avoid child disabilities during pregnancy: Things you need to know!

It is difficult to point out the factors leading to development of disabilities among the new borns and and usually there are multiple reasons for any syndrome to develop.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 26, 2017 01:43 PM

Stem cell therapy may potentially reduce lung inflammation: Study

Stem cell therapy may potentially reduce lung damage, scientists revealed it in a new study conducted on a mice. Experts at Queens University Belfast, UK investigated the effectiveness of Mesenchymal...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 26, 2017 09:06 AM

Damaged DNA! New Vitamin may help in reverse ageing, fight cancer and help in space travel

Scientists have established that NAD+ could be useful for treating various diseases of ageing, female infertility and also treating side effects of chemotherapy. Human trials of NMN therapy will begin...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 25, 2017 12:22 PM

Childhood brain cancer survivors are more prone to heart disease

Although survivors of childhood brain tumours have a body mass index similar to healthy children, they have more fat tissue than them

News Nation Bureau | Mar 25, 2017 12:01 PM

Mother's hug can improve their baby's health and boost immunity

Regular checkups are not enough for baby's proper health, hugs from their mother's are equally important.

PTI | Mar 24, 2017 06:08 PM