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Higher Mortality Risk for COVID Patients with Kidney Diseases

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that there is a much higher risk of mortality faced by COVID-19 patients in intensive care, who...

Air Pollution May Increase the Risk of Neurological Disorders

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that air pollution is significantly associated with an increased risk of hospital admissions for several...

Oral Antiseptics Have Ability To Inactivate Coronavirus

In a fight against the novel coronavirus, scientists have found that certain oral antiseptics and mouthwashes may have the ability to inactivate human coronaviruses. The...

Here’s How You Can Improve Both Physical and Cognitive Health

Daily exercise, along with nutrient-enriched beverages, can do wonder with improving both physical and cognitive health, researchers have discovered. While exercise alone improved strength and...

Marijuana May Help Reduce Lung Inflammation Linked to Covid-19 Death

After reporting earlier this summer that marijuana ingredient cannabidiol, or CBD, may help reduce cytokine storm and excessive lung inflammation linked to Covid-19 deaths,...

Uber Introduces Masks Verification Selfie Policy

Ride-hailing major Uber on Monday introduced a new safety policy which will request riders, who have been tagged for not wearing masks on a...

Here’s Doctor’s Advice on Fasting During Festive Season

As the festive season begins with the coronavirus pandemic still lingering, doctors have advised people to avoid fasting during Navratri or Karwa Chauth and...

Elevated Birth Weight Linked to Atrial Fibrillation Later in Life

A team of researchers here has linked elevated birth weight with developing a common heart rhythm disorder atrial fibrillation later in life. Chinese researchers from...

US Regulators Approve First Drug for Ebola Treatment

U.S. regulators Wednesday approved the first drug for the treatment of Ebola. The Food and Drug Administration OK'd the drug developed by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals for...

Here Are the Solutions to Your Back Problems

By Siddhi Jain As vital as the spine is for the body, problems occuring due to the sedentary lifestyle in lockdown have amplified manifold in...

12% Front-Line Workers Experiencing PTSD Even After a Year of Pandemic

Almost a quarter of health-care workers (23.4 per cent) experienced post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms during the most acute phase of the previous pandemic...

Being Couch Potato Makes Your Brain Sharp, says Study

It is often advised not to sit for prolonged hours, but a new study has challenged the 'couch potato' belief, saying when it comes...

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Air Pollution Causes Food Delivery Leading to Plastic Waste

When the air quality outside is bad, office workers are more likely to order food than go out for lunch, which in turn increases...

Virus Can Reinfect COVID Patients When Antibodies Start Depleting

Patients who have recovered from COVID-19 can again get infected by the virus once the antibodies of the viral disease start depleting, the Indian...

International Chef Day a Low-Key Event Due to Pandemic

The International Chef Day is observed on October 20, but this year, the celebrations here were muted as chefs are facing a torrid time...

Coffee Before Breakfast May Increase Diabetes Risk

If you're taking coffee before breakfast, read this carefully. Researchers have found that drinking coffee first thing can have a negative effect on blood...