Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022



Jaipur-based startup behind mobile app that improves medication adherence in patients

October 06, 2022 5:34 pm

The concept of a medication-reminder app like Karma Dost is simple: let your smartphone remind you when to take medicine as prescribed by your doctor without any assistance from a family member.

JB Chemicals gets board approval to acquire Dr Reddy's 4 brands

June 30, 2022 2:42 pm

JB Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals has inked a pact with Dr Reddy's Laboratories to acquire four of its brands -- Z&D, Pedicloryl, Pecef and Ezinapi -- for the India market

Paracetamol: Myths vs facts

April 27, 2022 12:27 pm

Paracetamol can help relieve symptoms like high fever, moderate body pain, cold and flu

Dr. Ronald Weinstein, telepathology pioneer, dies at 83

January 06, 2022 12:40 pm

Weinstein’s drive for advancing telepathology included not only widening medicine’s reach but also bringing greater humanity to it.

The limits of life

June 03, 2021 7:49 am

A new study has put a cap on human longevity. As humanity confronts its mortality, perhaps it will see a better path

How this 'physician-musician' is trying to use the power of melody to heal patients

February 24, 2021 8:09 pm

While trying to unleash the power of music therapy, this doctor is advocating for a fraternity of physician-musicians appointed by the National Medical Council to lay down an academic music therapy curriculum

In US 1st, baby is born from dead donor's transplanted womb

July 10, 2019 12:22 am

The Cleveland hospital said Tuesday that the girl was born in June. The clinic has done five uterus transplants so far and three have been successful, with two women waiting to attempt pregnancy with new wombs.

Chandigarh: Librarian at GMCH-32 honoured for her study on medical research in India

April 24, 2019 12:28 pm

She received the award for her research, ‘Mapping of Medical Research of India’. Dr Har Kaur is the first recipient of this award from Tricity and has published 30 national and International publications.

Medical tests to soon be possible via coin-sized chip

January 29, 2018 9:45 pm

A research study has been able to create medical labs on a chip, through a coin-shaped device.

A Prescription That Clicks

June 09, 2015 6:48 am

Web drug platforms can only be as good as their partner-chemists on the ground.