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Tuesday, May 26, 2020



Is air pollution making you feel sick? Here are simple home remedies to boost your immunity

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.

Monsoon tips: Take care while consuming these foods to keep infections away

September 10, 2019 11:47 am

Boost your body's immunity by staying away from these food items this monsoon.

Easy ways to keep skin infections at bay 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.

Milk from egg-laying mammal may pave way for novel antibiotics

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.

Rapid test finds signs of sepsis in single drop of blood

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.

How to avoid infections during hospital visits

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.

House not clean as we think: Study

December 22, 2014 11:48 am

New research suggests our houses are not as tidy as we think.

'Two-thirds of injections in India unsafe’

August 05, 2013 1:25 am

Indian Academy of Paediatrics launches awareness programme on safe use of needles

During monsoon,avoid street food to keep infections away

June 29, 2013 3:36 am

The simplest way to boost immunity is through a good diet,plenty of exercise and yoga.

Contact lens wearers at risk of eye-eating amoeba

September 07, 2012 1:38 pm

Acanthamoeba,a tiny single-celled parasite,feeds on bacteria found on dirty contact lenses and cases.