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  • Osteoporosis Risk Factors After the Menopause

    A preliminary study of 127 post-menopausal women on hormone replacement therapy in Portugal suggests that there are severalrisk factors associated with osteoporosis and bone fracture these include age, low bone mineral density, a sedentary lifestyle, coffee consumption and ovariectomy. Details are reported later this month in the International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics. Osteoporosis […]

    Black tea can cut risk of type 2 diabetes?

    Regular black tea drinkers have lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes, researchers say. A new analysis of data from 50 countries found that the nations who drank the most black tea also suffered the lowest levels of the metabolic syndrome. The study, published in the British Medical Journal, also found high tea consumption was […]

    Indian doctors to conduct 400 polio corrective surgeries in Nigeria

    Chandigarh : A team of 24 Rotarian doctors and volunteers would fly out of Mumbai for a 10 days medical mission to conduct polio corrective surgeries in Abuja, Nigeria. The team of Rotarian doctors comprising orthopedic surgeon, pathologist, anesthesiologists along with a team of volunteers would fly on 2nd December morning from Mumbai to Abuja […]

    India’s under-five death toll is higher than the deaths in Nigeria, Congo and Pakistan put together

    by NR INDRAN / INT Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) is a body of 20,300 member Pediatricians from all regions of India. IAP is engaged in advocating, strategizing and training for measures to reduce childhood mortality and morbidity because of various childhood illnesses, amongst which Diarrhea and Pneumonia are the leading causes. To express its […]

    BSN Nurses Salary

    As a registered nurse you have the option of getting a Bachelor of Nursing Degree, or a BSN, which is a clear advantage in the field of nursing. Why is that? Because BSN nurses have the possibility of becoming managers and work with insurance and pharmaceutical companies. There are many factors that influence the salary […]

    A Hormone Can Keep Men Faithful In Sex

    When men are given the hormone oxytocin they are more likely to stay away from attractive women they don’t know and remain faithful in monogamous relationships, according to a new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. The hormone oxytocin, which is made in a part of the brain called the hypothalamus, plays a part […]

    Outbreak of deadly Ebola virus in Uganda kill over two people

    A fresh outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Uganda has killed at least two people, the Health Ministry has said. Two members of the same family died over the weekend in a district not far from the capital. An estimated 17 people died in western Uganda of the haemorrhagic fever during an outbreak in […]

    World Diabetes Day being observed today

    Today is World Diabetes Day. It is observed on the 14th of November every year to create awareness about the metabolic disorder. An estimated 350 million people across the world suffer from diabetes of which India alone accounts for more than 60 million. AIR Correspondent reports that the Crude Prevalence Rate of diabetes in the […]

    Scientists and Clinicians Collaborate on 8 Projects to Better Understand and Treat Diseases Prevalent in Asia

    Singapore :  Singapore announces 8 biomedical sciences research programmes to advance understanding and treatment of diseases especially prevalent amongst the Asian population. These programmes will see biomedical scientists and clinicians working collaboratively to bring about greater healthcare benefits to society and create economic growth for Singapore. These programmes were endorsed by the Biomedical Sciences International […]

    38 cases of Dengue reported in national capital today

    38 fresh cases of Dengue have been reported from different parts of the national capital today. With this the total number of people affected with the mosquito-borne disease this season have gone up to 1057. According to release issued by the South Delhi Municiapl Corporation, out of the 38 cases, 35 cases were reported from […]