Trials in China have suggested Avigan could play a role in shortening the recovery time for patients infected with coronavirus.
01 Apr 2020 2:37 PM
The Centre has asked hospitals to notify severe respiratory distress infections as rthe incidents of such diseases are on the rise
24 Mar 2020 11:34 AM
Apples contain high levels of vitamin C, which is known to have medicinal properties.
03 Sep 2019 1:30 PM
Doctors at the trust-run hospital are treating the baby for pneumonia.
17 Aug 2019 1:35 AM
Here is what a new study has found.
13 Nov 2018 12:11 PM
The disease is likely to kill nearly 11 million children under five by 2030, says the study released on World Pneumonia Day.
12 Nov 2018 12:12 PM
Pneumonia, an inflammatory infection of lungs that may be contracted via viral or bacteria infection, is treatable if caught early enough.
12 Nov 2018 10:52 AM
Hands can spread this bacteria and objects like mobile phones or children's toys could also be adding to the spread of this bacteria.
11 Oct 2018 11:23 AM
The man is thought to have caught the disease from his cat, who died two days before he started feeling unwell.
13 Sep 2018 6:46 PM
Researchers found high levels of dangerous bacteria that cause blood poisoning, pneumonia and gastroenteritis when dryers were used.
07 Sep 2018 12:33 PM
Since pneumonia is a major cause of death for older adults, it is important for healthcare providers to understand the links.
25 Apr 2018 5:19 PM
Traditional cigarettes have been linked to increased risk of pneumonia, but it’s been unclear whether e-cigarettes might have same effect.
01 Mar 2018 8:48 AM
Infants are much less likely to get influenza or whooping cough when their mothers were vaccinated during pregnancy.
22 Feb 2018 9:50 AM
Researchers notice sharp increase in the amount of bacteria sticking to airway cells after e-cigarette exposure.
08 Feb 2018 9:36 AM
Paediatric pneumonia can claim young lives.
13 Nov 2017 12:33 AM
Contrary to popular belief, a cat in the house is good for infants born with a gene that makes them more susceptible to the condition.
08 Nov 2017 3:17 PM
Study was done for 15 countries which are 'disproportionately responsible' for global child deaths under 5 years from pneumonia, diarrhoea.
04 Nov 2017 8:04 AM
Researchers not the government of India has modestly increased its traditionally low level of public spending on health.
21 Sep 2017 3:12 PM
Since the symptoms of this respiratory illness are similar to the seasonal flu, it’s difficult to detect it, said the doctor.
16 Sep 2017 3:16 AM
The study found that bidi smoking was more popular in India than in Bangladesh or Pakistan.
27 Apr 2017 2:26 AM