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A study conducted by Canada’s Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) suggests that major depressive disorder could be neurodegenerative and it gets worse with age. According to the study, long-term depression physically alters the brain.
According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, heart diseases account for 1 in 4 deaths in women. Most common risks of a heart disease include obesity, diabetes and high blood pressure.
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has banned the manufacture, sale and distribution of commonly used painkiller, antibiotics and cough medicines like Saridon, D-cold total, Corex etc. along with other 327 fixed dose combinations (FDCs) of drugs.
American pharmaceutical company Johnson and Johnson’s subsidiary unit sold 3600 faulty hip implants in India. Know what happened and why one needs a hip replacement surgery.
A commonly used painkiller may increase the risk of major cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack and stroke. It is an anti-inflammatory drug taken to reduce inflammation and pain.
Researchers have utilised the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to successfully treat a patient with advanced cancer. The patient resumed back to a normal lifestyle after the treatment.
As per a new study consuming at least seven drinks of alcohol per week during adolescence can increase the risk of high grade prostate cancer later.
In the past few weeks, Kerala has been adversely affected by leptospirosis (rat fever) - a disease that can be transmitted to humans from animals. Around 40 cases of leptospirosis were reported in the state.
According to a recent study eating up to three bars of chocolates every month can lower the risk of heart failure. Cocoa boosts blood vessel health and helps reduce inflammation.
E-cigarettes are very harmful for your health. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare asked the states to ban e-cigarettes in order to protect children, adolescents and women of reproductive age from several health risks.