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Johnson & Johnson to pay USD 417 million to woman in talcum powder cancer claim case

The verdict in favour of California resident Eva Echeverria was the largest yet in lawsuits alleging J&J failed to warn consumers about the cancer risks of its talc-based products.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 22, 2017 09:49 AM

Assam man counting last days of life, stomach swells up to 59 inches causing constant extreme pain

Another case of horror has come to the notice as the stomach of a 21-year-old Assam man swells up to 59 inches and weigh 10 kilos causing extreme pain and agony regularly. The rare condition is known...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 21, 2017 08:59 PM

Delhi | Dengue claims life of 12-year-old, first death reported in the National capital: MCD

A 12-year-old Delhi boy breathed his last due to the vector-borne disease Dengue in the National capital, municipal authorities has said on Monday. According to reports this is the first death of the...

PTI | Aug 21, 2017 05:34 PM

Weighing yourself on a daily basis may help reduce those extra inches on your waistline: Study

A latest study led by a group of researchers from Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has found that weighing yourself on a daily basis may help you to reduce those extra inches on your...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 20, 2017 04:55 PM

50 tumours removed from woman's uterus after three-hour long surgery

A team of doctors have successfully removed 50 tumours from the uterus of a woman in Itanagar. The woman has suffered from heavy and painful menstrual cycle for several years.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 20, 2017 07:02 AM

Gujarat: Swine flu kills 12 people; death toll rises to 242

While four deaths each were reported in Ahmedabad and Vadodara city, one death each was reported in Ahmedabad district, Mehsana, Gandhinagar city, and Patan district.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 19, 2017 11:50 PM

Yoga poses that could be really effective for period cramps

Yoga experts suggest a few yoga asana or poses that could really help you and ease the pain during that painful time of the month.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 19, 2017 11:18 PM

Hypertension during pregnancy may increases risk of heart disease in women later, says study

Researchers have closely followed women to approximately four-and-a-half-years, they found 997 women with cardiovascular disease and 6,812 women diagnosed with hypertension.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 19, 2017 08:41 PM

Vitamin C injections may be useful to fight off blood cancer: Study

According to a new study vitamin C injections can be useful to stop the progression of blood cancer. Experts at the New York University conducted the study on mice and found that vitamin C jabs may be...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 19, 2017 05:34 PM

Antidepressant drugs may helpful for depressed people, reveals study

To explain why antidepressants in such trials nevertheless often cause greater symptom relief than placebo, it has been suggested that SSRI-induced side effects will make the patient understand that...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 19, 2017 05:22 PM

Tumour weighing 3.2 kg successfully removed from the chest cavity of Russian national at Delhi hospital

The patient was admitted on July 31, operated on August 1 and was discharged on August 8.

PTI | Aug 19, 2017 11:17 AM

Walnuts can help to control hunger pangs, reveals study

Walnuts can be really beneficial for you as a new study suggests individuals who consume walnuts, salmon and canola oil- rich in polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs)- on a regular basis are likely to undergo...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 18, 2017 10:02 PM

Get rid of flies with this simple procedure

Flies have a very special way of seeing. Their eyes are made of thousands of identical lenses through which they see thousands of reflections of the same image.

Tahir Qureshi | Aug 18, 2017 02:31 PM

Mumbai: Hospital performs two heart transplants in gap of four hours

In a remarkable achievement, two critically-ill patients suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy got a new lease of life after a hospital in Mulund carried out two heart transplants in a gap of four...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 18, 2017 06:53 AM

3 million people died due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma, study says

Over 3 million deaths have been reported worldwide in 2015 due to two common chronic respiratory conditions — asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to study published...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 17, 2017 09:28 PM