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POSTECH Develops Smart Contact Lens to Treat Diabetes

A team of researchers has developed wirelessly driven 'smart contact lens' technology that can detect diabetes and further treat diabetic retinopathy - a common...

New Computer Model Can Screen Effects of Drugs on Cardiac Rhythm

Researchers have developed a computer model to screen drugs for unintended cardiac side effects, especially arrhythmia risk. This is a health news. Heart arrhythmia, also...

Marijuana Intake Can Impair Fertility in Females, Says Study

Female eggs exposed a psychoactive ingredient in marijuana have an impaired ability to produce viable embryos and are significantly less likely to result in...

Shortage of Anti-Malarial Drugs Due to Usage in COVID-19 Treatment

Limited global stocks of two anti-malarial drugs could wreck plans to use the medicines, currently in clinical trials, to treat COVID-19, doctors cautioned on...

WHO Announces Global Trial To Look At 4 Most Promising Drugs For Treating Novel Coronavirus

At a time when nearly 70 drugs and experimental cocktails are being examined to treat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the World Health Organisation (WHO)...

“There is No Need To Panic About Security of Drugs For Coronavirus”, Says Indian Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers said on Tuesday that as far as drugs for coronavirus are concerned, there is no need to panic...

Here’s Why Taking Multiple Doses of Antibiotics May Be Harmful

Taking multiple courses of antibiotics within a short span of time may do people more harm than good, suggests new research which discovered an...

Childhood Ignorance and Abuse Leads to Smoking Cigarettes

Health and lifestyle researchers have found that children who have been abused, mistreated or neglected at home are more likely to start smoking cigarettes...

2 Experimental Drugs Fail to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Two experimental drugs failed to prevent or slow mental decline in a study of people who are virtually destined to develop Alzheimer's disease at...

Find out How Diabetes Drug Increases the Risk of Heart Problems

Researchers have found that rosiglitazone - a drug used to treat type 2 diabetes - is associated with an increased risk of heart problems,...

Life Expectancy in US Rises for the First Time in 4 Years

Life expectancy in the United States is up for the first time in four years. The increase is small — just a month — but...

How Do Drugs Impact Anxiety Disorder?

What is anxiety? Anxiety Disorder is a completely normal response to perceived threats to your wellbeing. Whether it be a driving test, difficult exam or...

Drugs That Treat Arthritis in Dogs Can Kill Cancer Cells: Study

Drugs for diabetes, inflammation, alcoholism -- and even for treating arthritis in dogs -- can also kill cancer cells in the lab, according to...

Cancer Drugs Can Be Used To Treat Pulmonary Diseases: Study

Certain class of cancer drugs could be used in the future to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), say researchers, adding that the drugs...

Here’s How Neurologic, BP Drugs Can Help to Reduce Breast Tumour Development

Researchers have found that combining neurologic and blood pressure drugs may reduce breast tumour development. According to the study, published in the journal Scientific Reports,...

Research Finds That Drug Can Curb Dementia’s Delusions

A drug that curbs delusions in Parkinson’s patients did the same for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia in a study...

Researchers Find That Discount on Medical Drugs Can Make you Purchase Them More

Researchers have found that brand-name Drug Discount cards are leading to higher healthcare spending in Canada. Brand-name drug discount cards -- also known as co-pay...

Usage of Anti-Inflammatory Drugs to Curb Symptoms of Depression, still Controversial

Although researchers abroad claim that anti-inflammatory agents such as aspirin or paracetamol can safely and effectively curb the symptoms of major depression, doctors here...

Donepezil, A Drug Used For Alzheimer Disease, Doubles Hospitalisation Risk

Researchers have found that a drug, donepezil commonly used to manage symptoms of Alzheimer disease and other forms of dementia, is associated with a...

Biocon to Make Three Generic Drugs for Hard-Selling in China

Biotechnology major Biocon would make three generic drugs for hard-selling in China through partnership, the company said on Saturday. "We have signed an agreement with...

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