October 22, 2019 2:08 pm
While pre-emptive measures to control the pollution crisis have been initiated by the government, these simple measures will help you keep infections at bay.
September 10, 2019 11:47 am
Boost your body's immunity by staying away from these food items this monsoon.
August 30, 2019 5:00 pm
Fungal infections are transmitted through fomites (objects or materials which are likely to carry infection), such as public toilets, sharing of towels, utensils. Once acquired, it can spread through fingernails, as patients tend to scratch the infected area.
April 25, 2019 12:48 pm
The research paves way for novel antibiotics that can help fight against infections that are resistant to existing drugs.
July 03, 2017 8:03 pm
If a patient shows signs of being septic, the doctors try to identify the source of the infection with blood cultures and other tests that can take days. The new device takes a different approach.
April 13, 2015 6:27 pm
Infectious diseases experts have announced fresh guidance for healthcare facilities looking to establish precautions for visitors of patients with infectious diseases.
December 22, 2014 11:48 am
New research suggests our houses are not as tidy as we think.
August 05, 2013 1:25 am
Indian Academy of Paediatrics launches awareness programme on safe use of needles
June 29, 2013 3:36 am
The simplest way to boost immunity is through a good diet,plenty of exercise and yoga.
September 07, 2012 1:38 pm
Acanthamoeba,a tiny single-celled parasite,feeds on bacteria found on dirty contact lenses and cases.