common health

Mental illness most discussed online: Survey

May 31st, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Mental illness is the most discussed health problem online in India surpassing other major health problems, including heart diseases, AIDS, or malaria, a new survey ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New superbug behind fatal colon infections

April 3rd, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Syndey, April 3 (IANS) Australia is in the grip of a new superbug that can cause potentially fatal colon infections, researchers said. The first case of an epidemic strain of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Stress - most common health, safety problem at workplace

October 28th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): A survey has found that stress is the most common health and safety problem at the workplace as of now, with recession being blamed for it.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Modi takes swipe at PM over delay in Games projects

August 31st, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Aug 31 (IANS) Known for his caustic comments, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi took a swipe at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here Tuesday stating that now even the prime minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Beware of mould in your home - it can kill

July 28th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Beware of mould in your home - it can kill just as it killed actress Brittany Murphy last December and her screenwriter husband Simon Monjack this May ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Bad genes an easy excuse for poor health

June 10th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) People find it easier to blame bad genes for poor health rather than taking the initiative to change their lifestyle. And this comes despite knowing that genes are ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

PSU insurers plan health claims settlement agency

May 3rd, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 3 (IANS) Four state-owned non-life insurers - National Insurance Company, New India Assurance Company, Oriental Insurance Company and United India Insurance Company - are moving towards floating a common ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Have Sex To Prevent Hypertension, Says Brazilian Health Minister

April 27th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Rio De Janeiro, Apr 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brazilians should indulge in more sexual activities if they want to prevent chronic health problems, according to the country's health minister. Jose Gomes ... Read more...

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Tourists leave Mexican resort city amid swine flu fears

May 4th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Cancun (Mexico), May 4 (EFE) Hundreds of tourists have left the Mexican resort city of Cancun after the governmment announced a swine flu alert in the country. Hotels and resorts in the city ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

President Patils visit brings hope to northeast

November 13th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter, Apem and Hempi Guwahati, Nov.13 (ANI): People in Assam became aware of many educational and social projects during the visit of President Pratibha Devisingh Patil. President Patil during her five-day ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Assam and Meghalaya on a developmental spree

November 4th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter, Apem and HempiGuwahati/Shillong, Nov 4 (ANI): Assam and Meghalaya seem to be on a developmental spree. Recently, President Pratibha Patil was on a five-day visit to Assam and Meghalaya ... Read more...

Posted in National |