September 11, 2020 2:18 am
Several countries experiencing political instability and religious extremism are witnessing growing scepticism around safety of vaccines due to misinformation online.
September 04, 2020 10:08 am
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) currently kill over 40 million people a year across the world, making up seven out of ten deaths globally, the report states.
July 18, 2020 12:44 pm
The paper suggests that continued trends in female educational attainment and access to contraception will hasten declines in fertility and slow population growth.
June 22, 2020 3:39 pm
After publishing a study raising questions on hydroxychloroquine’s efficacy against Covid-19, The Lancet has issued a retraction. What led to this, and what questions does it raise about the peer review process?
May 22, 2020 11:40 pm
Authors of the study suggest these drug regimens should be used to treat Covid-19 outside of clinical trials and urgent confirmation from randomised clinical trials is needed.
May 10, 2020 7:49 am
Researchers have said that larger phase 3 studies in critically ill patients are needed to confirm whether the triple regimen can provide meaningful results.
May 05, 2020 9:48 pm
Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School have urged countries with fewer resources to allow the average citizen to travel freely, with restrictions only applied to clusters where lockdowns are necessary.
February 07, 2020 11:11 am
Experts point out that lack of hope, help and self-worth leading to higher suicide rates. Over the alarming numbers, experts call for urgent attention to the burgeoning mental health crisis and the timely need to seek help.
October 16, 2019 11:55 am
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of death and disability worldwide with an estimated 69 million new cases each year, the researchers said.
September 25, 2018 5:43 am
A study by Seattle-based Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation published in The Lancet says that India’s ranking of 158th in 2016 represents an improvement from its 1990 ranking of 162nd.
Inside Neha Kakkar and Rohanpreet Singh's mehendi ceremony