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  Life   Health  24 Jul 2018

Life, Health, 24 Jul 2018

Planning a trip to France? Pack condoms. Here's why

According to health officials, cases of chlamydia and gonorrhoea tripled in 4 years in country

24 Jul 2018 9:43 PM

International AIDS Conference 2018: All you need to know about Amsterdam summit

First convened during peak of AIDS epidemic in 1985, it continues to provide forum for intersection of science, advocacy, and human rights.

24 Jul 2018 9:14 PM

Indian vegetarian diets 84 per cent protein deficient: Indian Dietetic Association

93 per cent of Indians are unaware of their ideal protein requirement and Indian vegetarian diets are worst affected.

24 Jul 2018 8:58 PM

Acne scar treatment: Everything you need to know

Post acne scars can be wide U shaped boxcar scars, narrow and deep V shaped scars or wide depressions with rolled edges scars.

24 Jul 2018 7:41 PM

Reduction in infant and maternal mortality rates in India

Cash assistance is also provided to BPL/SC/ST women of low and high performing states delivering in accredited private institutions.

24 Jul 2018 4:45 PM


AIDS drugs show more promise for preventing new infections

Until there’s a vaccine, condoms are the best way to prevent HIV infection.

24 Jul 2018 2:39 PM

Gluten-free kids' foods loaded with sugar

Grocery store shelves are now overflowing with gluten-free foods that are just as junky as their gluten containing counterparts.

24 Jul 2018 2:31 PM

Man stabbed by passenger rides bike to police station with knife stuck in his skulll

Emergency services were alerted and he was rushed to a hospital where the knife was removed following a five hour surgery.

24 Jul 2018 2:10 PM

New dads need depression screening, too

Almost all new parents are tired, but if a dad (or a mom) is continually feeling blue they can start by talking to their child’s doctor.

24 Jul 2018 12:55 PM

Connection between smell and memory uncovered

There is a strong connection between memory and olfaction - the process of smelling and recognizing odours.

24 Jul 2018 12:49 PM


New virus linked to inflammatory bowel disease

The study focused on viruses inhabiting bacteria in the intestine known as bacteriophages or simply phages.

24 Jul 2018 12:45 PM

Researchers discover gene causing childhood blindness

The geneticists directed their interest at an unknown illness that prevents the eyes from developing properly.

24 Jul 2018 10:05 AM