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Pneumonia claims life of one child in every two minutes in India, here is how you can prevent this disease

While in today's world, people are fighting battles against diseases like cancer, pneumonia is claiming the life of one child under five every two minutes in India. According to reports, three out of...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 09:45 PM

Diabetic patients? Human stem cells to produce insulin-producing cells for treatment

According to reports, Over 415 million people have been diagnosed with diabetes globally. Diabetes patients lack the ability to produce sufficient amounts of insulin, which regulates the blood sugar...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 02:47 PM

New fathers may also get baby blues, says study

New fathers may also get baby blues just as new mothers, but in case of men their mental health condition goes undetected, suggested the latest study.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 02:04 PM

One child under five dies in every two minutes in India due to pneumonia, says study

Ahead of World Pneumonia Day which will be observed on November 12, a recent study shows that pneumonia kills one child under five in every two minutes in India.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 12:18 PM

Global Nutrition Report 2017: 51% of women anaemic, 38% Kids under 5 stunted, 22% women obese

The Global Nutrition Report 2017 has highlighted India's serious burden of malnutrition. The report showed that more than half the women of reproductive age in the country suffer from anaemia.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 09:13 AM

In a first, paralysed man treated with stem cells, regains upper body movement

In a first, a paralysed man in Bakersfield, California has regained his upper body movements after receiving stem cells treatment.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 06, 2017 07:48 PM

Pancreatic cancer survival linked to four genes: Study

Researchers from the University of Rochester in the US conducted the study on 356 patients who all had pancreatic adenocarcinoma that could be surgically removed.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 06, 2017 05:48 PM

Teenagers who drink and smoke pot less likely to get jobs, marry

"This study found that chronic marijuana use in adolescence was negatively associated with achieving important developmental milestones in young adulthood," said Elizabeth Harari, from the University...

PTI | Nov 06, 2017 05:32 PM

One of conjoined twins, Kalia undergoes plastic surgery at AIIMS

Kalia and Jaga, the two craniopagus twins were conjoined at the head and were separated in a miraculous surgery that took around 16 hours.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 06, 2017 10:23 AM

Attention! Drinking coffee may help kidney disease patients live more: Study

The research result revealed that people who had the highest intake of coffee had 24 percent lower risk of dying, while those in the second, third quartile of caffeine consumption had 12 percent and...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 06, 2017 09:04 AM

Sex in old age may make you more intelligent: Study

While an existing research suggests that, young couples should have sex at least once a week for a long and disease free life ahead, a latest study led by a group of researchers from Oxford University...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 05, 2017 10:10 PM

Social media use may not affect mental health, says study

Contrary to the ongoing beliefs, use of social media may not affect mental health, suggests a new study.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 04, 2017 12:21 PM

India marks progress in pneumonia and diarrhoea control, says global report

India has been applauded for its largest positive change in a global report analysing the progress of 15 high-burden countries which are 'disproportionately responsible' for global child deaths under...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 04, 2017 11:20 AM

Over 35% of teenagers in Delhi suffer from obesity, reveals survey

In the latest survey, it has been found that over 35% of teenagers in Delhi are suffering from obesity.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 03, 2017 03:01 PM

Artery opening stents don't significantly help treat chest pain: Study

The procedure which is used to provide relief to all the heart patients from chest pain every year is useless for many of them, as per a new study.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 03, 2017 12:21 PM