Sleeping pills or Z-drugs can increase risk of falls, fractures and stroke among dementia patients: Study
By Asian News International | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz | Washington [US]
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2020 09:45 AM IST
A new study reveals that stronger doses of sleeping pills are linked with an increased risk of adverse effects such as falls and fractures in older people while the ‘Z-drugs’, commonly prescribed to help people sleep, were never licensed for dementia
By Asian News International | Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2019 05:48 PM IST
Skiing can cause injuries in younger children, which are more likely to involve fractures to the head or face, according to new research being presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 2019 National Conference and Exhibition.
By Asian News International | Darbhanga (Bihar)
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2019 11:05 AM IST
The mother of the boy also expressed anger over the negligence by the medicos and said “This is utter negligence. We were not even provided with a single tablet by the hospital. An investigation should be carried out.”
By Associated Press | Dallas
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2019 09:12 AM IST
Jazmine Robin, who was born prematurely, was 10 weeks old when she died July 15, 12 days after leaving the hospital, prosecutors said Monday.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 03:52 PM IST
Shankar, pitted as the first-choice No. 4 for India in the World Cup, walked off wincing in pain during India’s practice session on Friday, keeping the Indian team and billions of fans on the edge of their seats.
By Rajesh Kumar Thakur | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2019 08:09 AM IST
The accident took place at around 4am in Sonepur division, under the jurisdiction of the East Central Railway (ECR), about 50km from state capital Patna.
By HT Correspondent | Asian News International
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2018 10:18 AM IST
A new study shows that vitamin D supplements do not prevent fractures, falls or improve bone mineral density, whether at a high or low dose.
By Meenakshi Iyer | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2018 04:37 PM IST
A gout attack can occur suddenly, often waking you up in the middle of the night with the sensation that your big toe is on fire. The joint can get hot, swollen and so tender that even a small weight on it may seem a lot.