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A new study published in the British Medical Journal has shown that patients who were admitted to the hospital due to coronavirus and given a blood thinner had higher chance of surviving than those who were not given these drugs.
Published on Feb 12, 2021 07:48 AM IST
Treating severe Covid-19 patients with the arthritis drug tocilizumab along with standard care is no better than standard care alone in improving clinical outcomes at 15 days, says the results of a trial which was stopped early due to increased number of deaths among those receiving the drug.
Published on Jan 21, 2021 05:31 PM IST
The minister further lauded LHMC for its role in battling the Covid-19 pandemic. “I am proud to acknowledge how the LHMC rose to the unprecedented challenge of the Covid-19 and excelled in their battle against this deadly virus,” Dr Harsh Vardhan said.
Published on Dec 12, 2020 02:03 PM IST
New Delhi |Asian News International | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
The medicines, reportedly meant for the distribution among the Covid-19 patients, were noticed by people after hundreds of fish died under mysterious circumstances
Updated on Nov 09, 2020 12:28 AM IST
Press Trust of India | , BhadarwahPress Trust of India
The bench of justice K K Tated and justice N R Borkar has directed the government to file an affidavit disclosing its stand on the issue by October 2
Published on Sep 18, 2020 12:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Kanchan Chaudhari
Rhea Chakraborty left Sushant Singh Rajput’s house as his sister changed his medicines without consulting doctor: lawyer
Rhea Chkaraborty’s lawyer has said that the actor left Sushant Singh Rajput’s house after his sister changed his medicines without a proper doctor’s consultation. Rhea left Sushant’s home on June 8.
Updated on Sep 01, 2020 06:47 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Entertainment Desk
Doctors said the medicine was found effective against the virus in a lab in-vitro study (study on a microorganism outside its normal biological context).
Updated on Aug 21, 2020 11:44 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow |HT Correspondent
Anyone with qualification from PoJKL colleges can’t practice medicine in India: Medical education regulator
In a public notice issued on August 10, the board of governors (BoG) in supersession of the Medical Council of India (MCI) said the entire territory of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh is an integral part of India.
Published on Aug 13, 2020 12:06 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
Published on Jun 04, 2020 06:58 PM IST
Pune |Press Trust of India | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
Sai Suresh Rangdal designed the robot ‘Shourya’ that can be controlled by a smartphone.
Published on May 29, 2020 01:22 PM IST
Aurangabad |Asian News International | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
India has sent loads of medicines to over a hundred countries last month to help them fight the Covid-19 pandemic
Updated on May 12, 2020 09:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Researchers working on the project said its deployment in hospitals will help in minimising the risk of the frontline health staff getting infected with the deadly virus.
Updated on Apr 17, 2020 04:27 PM IST
Chandigarh |Press Trust of India
Crisis: Most govt hospitals run out of supplies; ‘delivery boys being harassed by cops’
Updated on Mar 26, 2020 11:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , LudhianaMohit Khanna
On the large number of amendments to the bills, Rajya Sabha Chairperson M. Venkaiah Naidu said, “I think the Bills have largest number of amendments. Someone needs to look into it.”
Published on Mar 18, 2020 07:41 PM IST
New Delhi |Indo Asian News Service
Gurpreet Singh Bajwa, 49, of Fairfax, Virginia, faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison when sentenced on May 22
Published on Mar 05, 2020 09:42 PM IST
Press Trust of India | , New YorkPress Trust of India
A seminar was held on ‘Hypertension: Prevention and management’ at the institute on Saturday
Updated on Feb 16, 2020 12:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhAmanjeet Singh Salyal
Don’t believe rumours about unproven cures for coronavirus
Published on Feb 09, 2020 06:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
Committee set up by Rajindra hospital MS to submit inquiry report within 10 days
Published on Feb 08, 2020 10:23 PM IST
, PatialaHarmandeep Singh
The MoUs between the two countries had been on the anvil and were inked following a bilateral meeting that Rajnath Singh held with his Uzbekistan counterpart Major General Bakhodir Nizamovich Kurbanov.
Published on Nov 04, 2019 02:33 PM IST
Tashkent |Indo Asian News Service
According to the researchers, exercise is important for cancer prevention and can lower the risk of developing colon, breast, endometrial, kidney, bladder, esophagus and stomach cancers.
Updated on Oct 17, 2019 05:43 PM IST
Washington D.C. [USA] |Asian News International
Around 10 million people contract tuberculosis annually, and in 2017 1.6 million people died from the chronic lung disorder.
Published on Oct 06, 2019 12:47 PM IST
Agence France-Presse | , ParisAgence France-Presse
It is now a proven fact that antioxidant commonly found in green tea can possibly terminate antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 04:37 PM IST
Washington D.C. [USA] |Asian News International
It is becoming increasingly important to find good answers to all these questions as people are living longer, and there is a rising global need for new and better ways to improve the number of years lived in full health.
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 08:37 AM IST
The export of medicines to India was also allowed.The permissions were granted by the Pakistan Ministry of Commerce on Monday, which also issued a statutory regulatory order in this regard.
Published on Sep 03, 2019 03:43 PM IST
Islamabad |Indo Asian News Service
A doctor at the Pooch district hospital, Shameem Bhati, said there is a slight shortage of medicines at the centre due to restrictions following the abrogation of Article 370.
Updated on Aug 29, 2019 12:38 PM IST
Poonch |Asian News International
“The Ayog is supporting people who are into cow protection and manufacturing of panchgavya aushadhi. The commission will launch a campaign to promote medicines made from cow products in all parts of the state,”UP Gau Sewa Ayog chairman Shyam Nandan Singh said.
Updated on Aug 27, 2019 12:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | HT Correspondent
Lamba’s assertion later led to a heated exchange involving her and other AAP members who protested against her claims.
Updated on Aug 24, 2019 04:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage), Bill, 2019, which criminalises instant ‘triple talaq’ among Muslims and attracts a jail term of three years for the husband came into force on August 1.
Published on Aug 13, 2019 12:51 PM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Vaghela was speaking at the inaugural edition of the ‘CME Summit and Excellence Awards’ organized by the Indian Health and Wellness Council (IHW).
Updated on Aug 08, 2019 11:27 PM IST
In August last year, the health ministry issued a draft notification that barred the sale of medicines without registration online.
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 08:52 AM IST