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India should collaborate more with US in healthcare: Prathap Reddy


July 25th, 2012 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 25 (IANS) A leading Indian health expert has suggested greater collaboration between the US and India to meet the healthcare challenge with new tools to transform its delivery, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Digitized medical records for Delhi public hospitals


February 3rd, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Government hospitals in Delhi will soon be getting electronic medical records (EMR) where information of every patient will be digitized and available in the hospital ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Women suffer pain more intensely than men


January 24th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) Women suffer pain more intensely than men in virtually every disease category, according to an exhaustive analysis.Stanford University scientists based the findings on a novel database ... Read more...

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Most Americans think health care system needs change: Survey


April 7th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): Nearly 72 percent of Americans taking part in a Commonwealth Fund survey think the country's health care system needs change.The survey also reveals strong support for more patient-centered ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scaly skin linked with depression


August 23rd, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) People suffering from a dry, scaly skin seem to have an increased risk of depression, anxiety and suicidal feelings. The skin condition, known as psoriasis, is caused by ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Skin condition linked to depression, anxiety and suicidal feelings


August 17th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 17 (ANI): A new study has found that individuals with psoriasis, a common immune-mediated skin disease, have an increased risk of depression, anxiety and suicidality.Shanu Kohli Kurd, and colleagues at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Late preterm birth increases risk of respiratory illness


July 28th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): A new research has found that babies born between 34 weeks and 37 weeks gestation are much more likely to have respiratory illness compared to infants born at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Combo MMRV vaccine linked to 2-fold risk of seizures


June 28th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Combination vaccines of measles, mumps, rubella and chickenpox (MMRV) pose twice as much risk of febrile seizures for 1- to 2-year-olds than same-day administration of the separate vaccine ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Beta-blockers ‘linked to benefits in patients with lung disease’


May 25th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Beta-blocker medications could be good for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), claim scientists.The patients may have fewer respiratory flare-ups and longer survival if they take the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Low vitamin D levels linked to lower lung function in asthmatic kids


April 16th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): Low levels of vitamin D are linked to lower lung function and greater medication use in children with asthma, according to a study.Researchers, led by Dr. Daniel Searing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Novel, simple way to identify high BP in kids created


May 26th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): A paediatrician has created a new and simple way to diagnose high blood pressure in kids.In an earlier study, Dr. David Kaelber, MetroHealth System paediatrician revealed that almost ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Obesity not being properly diagnosed in kids


December 30th, 2008 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Washington, December 30 (ANI): Despite a rise in media campaigns spreading awareness about weight problems among kids, doctors are not properly diagnosing obesity in children, according to a study. Researchers at The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Home monitoring plus Web-based care keeps hypertension under control


June 25th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Hypertension patients who monitor their blood pressure from home and receive Web-based pharmacist care show greater improvement in blood pressure control than patients who receive usual care, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

New Comprehensive Online Health Record System Ensures Patient Privacy and Physician Efficiency


January 9th, 2008 - 5:17 am ICT by admin
ENCINO, Calif. - Jan. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In December 2007, MedSort.com, a premier online personal medication list management system, launched a comprehensive personal health records system - MedSort Health(TM) - which ... Read more...

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