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Coronavirus: Attending an event or meeting? Consider these WHO precautions

March 11, 2020 11:45 am

All sections of our society – including businesses and employers – must play a role if we are to stop the spread of this disease, said WHO.

World Diabetes Day 2019: Focus on lifestyle changes for prevention, say experts

November 15, 2019 9:45 am

World Diabetes Day 2019: Taking stock of the need for awareness and stressing on prevention, International Diabetes Federation's theme for the World Diabetes Day 2019 is 'Family and Diabetes'.

Coffee lovers rest easy, 3-4 cups of coffee a day help in preventing diabetes

December 03, 2015 1:03 pm

Compounds in coffee found mimicking anti-diabetic drug raise hope for better prevention of type 2 diabetes.

Underprivileged girls fall victim to sexual assaults in China

September 14, 2013 1:44 pm

Children of migrant workers more likely to be preys of sexual assault in developed areas.

Indian curry could prevent Alzheimer's disease,dementia

June 03, 2009 5:23 pm

Eating spicy Indian curry once or twice a week could help prevent the onset of Alzheimer's disease and dementia,according to a US-based researcher of Indian origin.

A glass of wine a day 'cuts risk of gallstones by a third'

June 01, 2009 4:47 pm

A new study has revealed that drinking a moderate amount of alcohol,say a glass of wine daily,protects against the development of gallstones – in fact,it can cut the risk by nearly a third.

Will not tolerate victimisation of foreign students: Australia

May 28, 2009 10:57 am

The Australian Government said that it will take steps to book the persons responsible for the attack on Indian students in Victoria.

Preity features in the latest issue of a health magazine

April 01, 2009 12:16 pm

She talks all about her fitness routine,IPL,her diet,favourite foods,and the secrets behind her energy.

Australian plant may produce anti-HIV microbicide gel

March 31, 2009 12:24 pm

A genetically-altered Australian cousin of tobacco plant could become the source of a potent chemical that promises to contain spread of HIV.

Microbicide gel offers promising HIV prevention for women

March 06, 2009 4:04 pm

A vaginal microbicide gel has for the first time shown some promise to prevent HIV infection in women in a clinical trial.