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Thursday, October 21, 2021



Australian koalas line up for chlamydia vaccine in new trial

October 18, 2021 2:51 pm

A 2016 study ran by University of Queensland, calculated there were around 330,000 koalas left in Australia.

J&J reports promising Ebola vaccine data

September 15, 2021 1:18 pm

J&J's vaccine regimen had received European approval in July 2020 and prequalification from the WHO

Boy, 13, diagnosed with rare brain disease post-Covid: Know all about acute necrotizing encephalopathy of childhood

June 29, 2021 3:28 pm

"The disease is a rapidly progressing encephalopathy characterised by fever, depressed level of consciousness, and seizures of unknown etiology (probably virals)," said Dr Sudip Chowdhury, consultant paediatrician, Columbia Asia Hospital, Palam Vihar, Gurugram

World Kidney Cancer Day: All you need to know about the disease

June 17, 2021 11:03 am

Kidney cancer usually does not have symptoms in early stages. It may go often even go unnoticed since there usually is no pain

Ludhiana vet varsity releases book on rare horse disease

October 30, 2020 3:08 pm

The book has been dedicated entirely to colic treatment covering surgical anatomy of the equine abdomen. The book contains chapters on causes, diagnostic procedures and pre-surgical assessment of colic horses.

Rain abates in India's flood-hit Kerala, fears of disease in camps

August 19, 2018 5:20 pm

The India Meteorological Department forecast heavy rainfall only at one or two places of Kerala on Sunday, and in some places the flood waters began to recede.

Contaminated water can be tested at less than $1 with paper-based fuel cell

January 19, 2018 8:55 pm

Researchers have developed a fuel cell that costs less than $1, and can detect contaminated water samples, that reduces the risk of water-borne infections.

Thirty-six people die in food related disease outbreak in South Africa

December 05, 2017 9:57 pm

The department has not found the origin of the outbreak but suspects food contamination at the source, such as farms or food processing plants.

How to take care of your feet during monsoon?

July 06, 2017 7:16 pm

Problems can easily be dealt by following simple foot care tips like wearing comfortable and breathable footwear, say experts. Shikhee Agrawal, Head Training, The Body Shop, and Aakriti Kochar, beauty and make-up expert at Oriflame India, share some tips.

Things you need to know about swimming during menstruation

July 06, 2017 6:23 pm

If you enjoy swimming during the rest of your cycle, there's no reason to stop just because you have your period. Female health app Clue has answered eight commonly asked questions about swimming when you're on your period,