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Researchers Find Potential New Drug Candidate Against Enterovirus

Some good news in the search for antiviral drugs for hard-to-treat diseases as researchers have identified a potential new drug candidate against enterovirus 71,...

This Breast Cancer Drug May Help Prostate Cancer Patients

A drug used to treat breast and ovarian cancer can extend the lives of some men with prostate cancer, showed results of a major...

College Students With Disabilities at Higher Risk of Drug Abuse: Study

College students with physical and cognitive disabilities have a higher prevalence of drug use disorder, than their non-disabled peers, according to a study by...

A Vulture-Toxic Drug Still Being Prescribed in Pharmacies Across India: Researchers

More than a decade after being banned, a vulture-toxic drug is still being prescribed in pharmacies across India, according to an undercover investigation led...

This Preexisting Drug Can Provide Solution to Covid-19

Using state-of-the-art computer simulations, the researchers have identified a preexisting drug that could fast-track a solution to this worldwide Covid-19 pandemic. For the study, published...

This Bone Drug Can Treat Knee Osteoarthritis

Researchers have found that -- bisphosphonates -- a class of drugs that prevent the loss of bone density and used to treat osteoporosis and...

Experts’ Advice: Be Careful of Fake Anti-Covid Drug Ads

By Bharat Upadhyay With India crossing 18 lakh cases in seven months, fake drugs to fight the coronavirus abound in the market, their advertisements cover...

10 Things People with Drug Problem Don’t Want to Hear from You

Drug addiction is a very sensitive issue that no one wants to be associated with. Most people who became addicts started it as a...

Only 66% People Aware of Typhoid Vaccination: Survey

By Puja Gupta With 2.2 million cases of typhoid being recorded in India alone in 2016, typhoid fever poses a serious disease burden in the...

Here’s a Drug to Reduce Spread of Flu Within Households

Researchers have found that a single dose of the antiviral flu drug -- baloxavir marboxil -- can reduce the spread of the illness within...

New Discovery to Improve Life Quality for Prostate Cancer Patients

Scientists have discovered a novel formulation of the prostate cancer drug abiraterone acetate that can dramatically improve the quality of life for people suffering...

Indigestion Drug Could Treat Mild COVID-19 Infection: Researchers

A widely available and inexpensive drug that is used to ease the symptoms of indigestion may prove a worthy contender for treating COVID-19 infection...

Use Of Hydroxychloroquine As A Protective Measure Against COVID Likely To be Done In India

President Donald Trump's declaration that he was taking a malaria drug of dubious effectiveness to help fend off the coronavirus will likely be welcomed...

Coronavirus Vaccine May Take 9 Months To Develop, Says Bill Gates

While it appears that only a COVID-19 vaccine may take us back to normal, its development may take at least nine months to two...

Why You Should Avoid Gas Station CBD

Shopping at a gas station is convenient. You can run in, grab a drink and a few snacks. Just as gas stations sell cigarettes,...

New AI Algorithms Can Predict Drug Response Lung Cancer

Researchers have used Artificial Intelligence (AI) to train algorithms and predict tumour sensitivity in three advanced non-small cell lung cancer therapies which can help...

Experimental Drug for Parkinson’s Shows Progress

An experimental drug has shown promise in treatment of debilitating movement problems in people with Parkinson's disease. This is the latest health news. The researchers...

Cannabis Use More Common Among Elderly People: Study

Cannabis use continues to increase in popularity among adults of 65 years of age and older in the United States, according to a new...

American Biotech Company Works with Chinese Officials to Test Drug Against Coronavirus

By Natalie Liu An American biotech company says it is working with Chinese authorities to determine whether the antiviral drug remdesivir may provide an effective treatment...

Why People Are Turning To CBD Vs Traditional Medicine

CBD, also known as cannabidiol, is a component of marijuana or hemp. It has been delicately processed to be without THC, the addictive component...

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People Between 30-40 Years of Age Facing New-Found CVDs

By Ashish Srivastava Respiratory disorders caused by Covid-19 have taken a centre-stage during the pandemic, overshadowing other burgeoning health issues, particularly cardiovascular disorders (CVDs). With...

World Rivers Day: Unhealthy State of Yamuna Pains Green Activists

By Brij Khandelwal River lovers and green activists in Agra on 27 September celebrated the World Rivers Day, at the Etmauddaula view-point park, by cleaning...

Women Can Conceive a Child After Ovarian Tumours: Study

Researchers have found that women receiving fertility-sparing surgery for the treatment of borderline ovarian tumours are able to have children. According to the study published...

World Tourism Day: Celebs on Not Being Able to Travel in 2020

Sunday is World Tourism Day, and while the idea of travel for relaxation would seem like an impossible dream in the time of pandemic...