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New Nasal Spray Treats Depression Faster

NEW YORK:A new nasal spray has been found effective in treating people with depression who are often unable to relieve their symptoms despite trying other… Read more..

Google AI can Better Predict Lung Cancer

SAN FRANCISCO: A team of Google researchers has used a deep-learning algorithm to detect lung cancer accurately from computed scans.The work demonstrates the potential for Artificial… Read more..

CDSCO Raises Alarm about Medtronic Pacemakers

NEW DELHI:India's apex drug regulator Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) has issued an alert about battery depletion issues in some pacemakers sold by the… Read more..

Heart Attacks More Severe in Morning Than Night

Heart attacks that mostly happen in the morning tend to be more severe than cardiac arrests at night, warn researchers.The study, published in the journal… Read more..

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of its Latest-in-class Diabetes Medicine

KOCHI:Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Glenmark), a research-led global integrated pharmaceutical company, today announced the launch of its novel, patent protected and globally-researched sodium glucose co-transporter (SGLT2)inhibitor… Read more..

Amazon.in Announces the Launch of Domestic Flight Bookings

BANGALORE:Amazon.in announced the launch of domestic flight bookings. Customers can find the flights icon on the Amazon Pay page in the Amazon mobile app and… Read more..

Patients with Schizophrenia, Epilepsy Die Before 50 Years

More than one in four patients suffering from schizophrenia as well as epilepsy die even before celebrating their 50th birthday, a study claimed."There was an… Read more..

Over 500 Test Positive for HIV in Pakistani Village

ISLAMABAD:A mass HIV detection programme in a village in Pakistan has resulted in more than 400 children and 100 adults diagnosed with the virus following… Read more..

China Reports Nearly 1 mn Cases of Occupational Diseases

BEIJING:China reported over 970,000 cases of occupational diseases by the end of 2018 of which 90 per cent cases were pneumoconiosis.The data was given by… Read more..

50 Percent of People do not Know they have High Blood Pressure

A study involving scientists from The University of Western Australia and the Royal Perth Hospital Medical Research Foundation has revealed 50 per cent of Australians… Read more..

Genetic Therapy helps Heal Damage Caused by Heart Attack

LONDON:Scientists have developed a gene therapy that can induce heart cells to regenerate and repair the damage caused by a heart attack.Myocardial infarction, more commonly… Read more..

US Judge Orders FDA to Speed up Review of e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON:A federal judge is siding with public health groups suing the Food and Drug Administration to begin reviewing thousands of e-cigarettes on the U.S. market.The… Read more..

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