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Space tech to get rid of painful kidney stones


February 1st, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 1 (IANS) Space scientists are harnessing ultrasound to not only detect painful kidney stones but also to get rid of them through a process called "twinkling artifact".The risk ... Read more...

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Government for alternative medicines like unani


February 3rd, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Feb 3 (IANS) The Indian government is making efforts to integrate alternative systems of medicine like unani into the national health care structure, Minister of State for Health S. Gandhiselvan has ... Read more...

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‘TB cases can be halved by 2015, malaria wiped out in decade’


March 8th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, March 8 (DPA) Cases of tuberculosis (TB) could be halved by 2015 and malaria eliminated within a decade in many countries, projections released Monday by the Global Fund claimed. Advances were also ... Read more...

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Centre to set up separate council for Siddha medicine research


March 4th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the establishment of a separate Central Council for Research in `Siddha' by bifurcating the existing Central Council of Research in Ayurveda ... Read more...

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A Manhasset, NY customs broker sentenced for over $1 million fraud


February 19th, 2010 - 3:11 am ICT by BNO News
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS (BNO NEWS) – A Manhasset, New York customs broker was sentenced to two years in prison followed by three years of supervised release for defrauding a Massachusetts medical equipment distributor ... Read more...

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Million premature babies die every year


October 5th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 5 (IANS) More than one million infants die worldwide every year because they are born too early, according to a recently released White Paper, The Global and Regional Toll of ... Read more...

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1 million premature babies worldwide die every year


October 5th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 5 (ANI): Over one million infants who are born too early die each year, according to a new White Paper.Titled 'The Global and Regional Toll of Preterm Birth', it shows ... Read more...

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Indian video encyclopedia launches exclusive index pages for Ayurveda and massage


March 26th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 26 (ANI/Business Wire India): The web based Indian video encyclopedia www.indiavideo.org launches exclusive index pages for Ayurveda and massage. The portal aims at providing information to the students of ... Read more...

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Researchers create chemical keypad lock for biomolecular computers


March 25th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 25 (ANI): In what is being considered to be the first step towards the generation of ultra-powerful computers from DNA and enzymes, researchers in New York have created a ... Read more...

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A laptop that looks into your heart


March 25th, 2008 - 11:00 am ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) An Indian medical technology firm has configured a laptop that can do a heart scan, abdomen scan and even a pregnancy test while retaining ... Read more...

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Ayurvedic practitioners seek to be abreast of modern medicine


February 19th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by admin
By Ravi Khandelwal Jalandhar, Feb 19 (ANI): Ayurveda, which is one of the oldest and most holistic medical systems, suffered a setback during Medieval and British rule in India. But, institutions like, Dayanand ... Read more...

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