Health experts also suggested that given India’s population, extreme surveillance and strictest border control with an immediate effect should be imposed.
Sometimes cancer can be formed in hormone-producing cells of the pancreas which are also called neuroendocrine tumors.
Contraception can be used to prevent pregnancy, and certain types also protect against sexually transmitted illnesses (STIs).
The new variant – identified as B.1.1.529 has been declared a variant of concern by the World Health Organisation and assigned the name Omicron.
The UK on Saturday tightened its rules on mask-wearing and on testing of international arrivals after finding two cases. New cases were confirmed Saturday in Germany and Italy, with Belgium, Israel and Hong Kong also reporting that the variant has been found in travellers.
Developed by scientists at ITC Life Sciences and Technology Centre (LSTC), Bengaluru, the company plans to market the nasal spray under the Savlon brand once it gets all the requisite regulatory approvals, according to sources.
Stress can impact the activity and function of our genes. It does this via “epigenetic” changes, which turn on and off certain genes, though it doesn’t change the DNA code.
The researchers from the University of Tsukuba have revealed that the level of risk that lifestyle factors confer for metabolic syndrome tends to be higher in non-obese than obese individuals in Japan.
World Prematurity Day is celebrated on the 17th November each year to raise awareness of preterm birth worldwide and to help address and discuss the main concerns of parents and caregivers.
One in a hundred people develop this disorder, and it is more common among young children and older people.
ECMO, which stands for extra corporeal membrane oxygenation, is the life support of last resort for patients with severe heart and lung failure.
Home remedies can do well to treat dandruff, provided the condition is not severe.
Diabetes mellitus has an effect on menstrual health and reproductive health in females. Uncontrolled diabetes mellitus is known to cause abnormal uterine bleeding due to hormonal imbalances.
These findings from the 10th Edition of the IDF Diabetes Atlas, which will be published on December 6th, report that over 74 million adults in India are living with diabetes – or one in 12 adults.
What differentiates this from other medicines we have used since the start of the pandemic is it provides the opportunity for patients to be treated at home, with a combination of a capsule and a pill.
World Kindness Day presents us with the opportunity to reflect upon one of the most important and unifying human principles
World Diabetes Day is every year on November 14, first created in 1991 by the International Diabetes Foundation and the World Health Organization
Amidst many symptoms such as myalgia (muscle pain), headache, cough and breathlessness, fatigue is most prevalent and makes a COVID patient severely debilitated.
The day is organised by the global coalition to prevent child pneumonia and raise awareness amongst donors and policymakers.