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Dengue toll reaches 29 in Pakistan’s Punjab province

September 16th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 16 (IANS) The onslaught of dengue is still on in Pakistan's Punjab province with 29 people having succumbed to the disease so far and 5,500 cases confirmed in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Open-minded’ college students largest sperm donors in China

March 21st, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
'New Delhi, March 21 (ANI): Due to the improved attitudes and increased subsidies, a growing number of college students in China have become sperm donors.Sources with the Guangdong human sperm bank said ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

College students largest sperm donor group in China

March 21st, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 21 (IANS) College students in their large numbers have now become sperm donors in a south China province because of an increase in payment, a media ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Now, a blood test to spot ectopic pregnancy

October 29th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Scientists are developing a blood test for ectopic pregnancies, which could help save the fertility of thousands of women.It would enable the life-threatening condition to be diagnosed within ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Novel test may speed up war against cancer

November 23rd, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 23 (ANI): Australian scientists have successfully developed the first test in the world for a technique by which cancer cells make themselves immortal.The advance, made by researchers at the Children's ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

AIIMS advocates special test to make blood transfusion safer

November 21st, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) About 20,000 patients in India could be at risk of getting infected blood -- unknown to them and even the donors. Doctors at the premier All India ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Aligarh gears up to tackle swine flu

August 13th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Aug 13 (IANS) The Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College in the Aligarh Muslim University has taken special measures to tackle swine flu, with a separate out patient department (OPD) set up to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |