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Parents must reduce screen time for kids to reduce myopia risk

Dr.Vidhya.C,Consultant,Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Dept.,Sankara Eye Hospitals,Bangalore. New Delhi, July 18, 2019: It is now a very common sight to spot kids as young as one-year-old staring at the glaring screens of smartphones. Be it for watching cartoon videos or...

Understanding IVF: Dr Gautam Allahbadia talks about common concerns expressed by couples trying to...

Changing lifestyles and a career-centric approach dictates much of our choices, options and preferences in life. In that context, child-bearing and pregnancy has also come to bear the brunt of new life choices. Nowadays, couples and single women often...

Department Of Forensic Medicine, Aiims, New Delhi Calls For Implementation Of One-Stop Sexual Assault...

New Delhi, July 17, 2019: In a symposium on the 'Role of Forensic DNA Technology in Expediting Justice and Fighting Crime', held at India International Centre today, an expert panel led by the forensic department of All India Institute...

Constant abdominal pain and diarrhoea could be due to inflammatory bowel disease

By Dr. Lorance Peter, Senior Consultant - HOD & Chief of Gastroenterology, Columbia Asia Hospital, Sarjapur Road Are your bowel habits experiencing a constant shift? Do you frequently suffer from diarrhoea, fever, abdominal pain and often feel fatigued? If so then...

Health & Wellness beyond 60: Stay active; find a passion to ensure healthy sunset...

By MrKewal Kapoor, Director & Creative Strategist, CHAI Creative and Return of Million Smiles  Increasing life expectancy and improvements in longevity have ensured that we are facing the prospect of a burgeoning elderly population the world over. Medicinal advancements have...

Arrival of Monsoon is a Welcome Sign but Doctors Warn against Rising Infections

With monsoon providing much needed respite from the summer heat, the city greets rainfall with much cheer. However, the season brings with it a host of diseases and infections. Doctors in the city highlight the rise in infections and...

50% Increase in Childhood and Adolescent Obesity in Girls Causing Infertility: Doctors

Serious lifestyle disorder such as poor diet high in calorie and low on nutrition, peer pressure and near-absence of physical activity are the primary reasons for abnormal body mass index (BMI) in teenage girls. Adult women who come...

Aster RV Hospital in association with Ramakrishna Mission Shivanahalli Initiates planting drive in a...

Bangalore, July 09, 2019: As part of the Aster Volunteers program, Aster RV Hospital in association with Ramakrishna Mission Shivanahalli planted 150 saplings in an effort to reforest the area and restore the lost green belt around Shivanahalli, a...

Visually Impaired Students run to create awareness on pledging eye at the ‘Run for...

Bangalore, July 09, 2019: Sankara Eye Hospital in association with Bee Organized conducted 'Run for the Blind 2.0' marathon to raise awareness about pledging eye in the city today. About 600 participants were part of the marathon out of which 30 visually...

Eisai Enters Into Collaboration Research Agreement With University of Dundee on Targeted Protein Degradation...

Tokyo, July 09, 2019: Eisai Co.,Ltd. has entered into a collaboration research agreement with the University of Dundee in Scotland, UK, regarding Proteolysis Targeting Chimeras (PROTACs)(1) toward drug discovery in oncology area. PROTACs consist of two covalently linked protein-binding...