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Hong Kong busts decade's biggest fake drug shipment

Hong Kong busts decade's biggest fake drug shipment

Hong Kong, Dec 14 (IANS) Hong Kong customs officials seized the largest counterfeit medicine shipment in 10 years destined for mainland China traders who travel to the city-state to buy them.



Vigorous exercise lowers mortality risk in women: Study

Vigorous exercise lowers mortality risk in women: Study

London, Dec 8 (IANS) Women who exercise vigorously are at significantly lower risk of dying from heart disease, cancer and other causes, reveals a new study.

Brain differences detected in kids with depressed parents

Brain differences detected in kids with depressed parents

New York, Dec 6 (IANS) Researchers have found structural differences in the brains of children at high risk for depression due to parental depressive history.

Kids born of diabetic mothers at heart risk: Study

Kids born of diabetic mothers at heart risk: Study

London, Dec 5 (IANS) Children of mothers with diabetes have increased rates of early onset cardiovascular disease or CVD (conditions affecting the heart or blood vessels) from childhood up to the age of 40, the researchers have warned.

Peanuts, eggs may prevent food allergies in high risk infants

Peanuts, eggs may prevent food allergies in high risk infants

London, Dec 4 (IANS) Researchers have found that introducing peanuts and eggs to high-risk babies as early as three months could prevent them from developing allergies to those foods in later life.

Half of world joins coalition for climate action

Half of world joins coalition for climate action

Madrid, Dec 4 (IANS) As parties from the globe are meeting in this Spanish capital for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP25), the Co-Chairs of the NDC Partnership on Wednesday announced that its membership has reached a major milestone.

Skin allergy patients multiply in Kanpur due to pollution

Skin allergy patients multiply in Kanpur due to pollution

Kanpur, Dec 2 (IANS) With air-quality index in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur district remaining over 300 (very unhealthy/hazardous) for a prolonged period of time, patients of urticaria are on the rise.

Pharmacist-led interventions may prevent heart disease

Pharmacist-led interventions may prevent heart disease

London, Dec 1 (IANS) Researchers have found that pharmacist-led interventions such as patient education, medication review, and medication management can be pivotal in preventing heart-related illnesses.

More than half of European women with HIV diagnosed late : WHO

More than half of European women with HIV diagnosed late : WHO

London, Dec 1 (IANS) More than half of European women, particularly those in their 40s, diagnosed at a late stage of HIV infection when their immune system is already starting to fail, says a new study, adding that they are three to four times more likely to be diagnosed late than younger women.

Mental practice improves golfers' performance: Study

Mental practice improves golfers' performance: Study

London, Nov 29 (IANS) Researchers have found that kinaesthetic ability -- which is an individual's ability to feel an action without actually performing it, may improve their golf game.

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