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Three-pill combo for high BP launched


November 22nd, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) People suffering from high blood pressure (BP) can now manage with just a three-pill combo, after it was launched here Tuesday. A 12-week trial was conducted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Exposure to chemical warfare agent linked to long-term heart damage


October 14th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Researchers have found that exposure to the chemical warfare agent sarin can lead to heart dysfunction.Sarin is a chemical warfare agent belonging to class of compounds called organophosphates ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why do some people have giant hands and feet?


August 24th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 24 (IANS) Researchers have uncovered information about genetic mutations associated with a form of gigantism which usually involves enlarged hands, feet, and facial features. The discovery could lead to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Clues to gigantism provided by family in Borneo Mountains


August 22nd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 22 (ANI): An indigenous family living in a mountainous area of Malaysian Borneo has helped Van Andel Research Institute (VARI) scientists to discover information about genetic mutations associated with acromegaly, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Swine flu: Malaysian badminton coach quarantined (Second Lead)


August 11th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 11 (IANS) After the reported terror threat, influenza A (H1N1) cast its shadow over the World Badminton Championship here Tuesday with the doubles coach of the Malaysian team displaying symptoms ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Malaysian badminton coach has swine flu symptoms (Lead)


August 11th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 11 (IANS) After the reported terror threat, influenza A (H1N1) cast its shadow over the World Badminton Championship here Tuesday with the coach of the Malaysian team displaying symptoms of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Andhra on alert following swine flu deaths


August 10th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh, which reported the first swine flu case in India, is on alert to check the spread of the Influenza A (H1N1) virus that has affected 74 ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

8 new swine flu cases in Hyderabad, India’s tally crosses 200


July 13th, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 13 (IANS) India's tally of swine flu cases crossed 200 Monday as eight people here were confirmed to be suffering from influenza A (H1N1), officials said. There was a sudden spurt ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

8-year-old tests positive for swine flu in Hyderabad


June 18th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 18 (IANS) An eight-year-old girl Thursday tested positive for influenza A(H1N1) here, taking the total number of swine flu cases in Andhra Pradesh to 14 -- the highest in India. Doctors ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Six-year-old is India’s latest swine flu case


June 12th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 12 (IANS) India Friday reported one more swine flu patient, taking the number of cases to 16, with a six-year-old girl who had arrived here from the US testing positive ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

NICD unit in Hyderabad to detect swine flu


June 7th, 2009 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 7 (IANS) With this southern Indian city reporting the highest number of influenza A (H1N1) cases in the country, the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD), New Delhi, has decided ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

NRI woman in Hyderabad hospital for suspected swine flu


May 8th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 8 (IANS) A Non-Resident Indian (NRI) was Friday admitted to a government-run hospital here with suspected symptoms of swine flu, soon after she landed here from the United States. The woman ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Three more suspected swine flu cases in Hyderabad


May 6th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 6 (IANS) Three more people with suspected swine flu were Wednesday admitted to the Andhra Pradesh Chest Hospital here. While two passengers arriving from New York and Dubai were brought to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Samples of two more suspected swine flu cases sent to labs


May 4th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 4 (IANS) The health authorities in Andhra Pradesh are waiting for the test results of two people suspected to have symptoms of swine flu while two others were declared negative ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Man with suspected swine flu admitted to Hyderabad hospital


May 3rd, 2009 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 3 (IANS) The saliva and blood samples of a 28-year-old man found with symptoms of swine flu after he arrived here from the US have been sent to the National ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Vitamin D gives teen girls muscle power a boost


February 4th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Vitamin D can boost muscle power and force in adolescent girls, says a new study.The research will be published in The Endocrine Society''s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rheumatoid arthritis more painful experience for women


September 13th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 13 (ANI): While the visible symptoms of Rheumatoid arthritis are same in everybody, the disease is more painful for women than it is for men, a new study has ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Rheumatism more painful for women than for men


September 13th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 13 (ANI): While the visible symptoms of Rheumatoid arthritis are same in everybody, the disease turns out to be more painful for women than it is for men, revealed ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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