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Kunnanthanam : The yoga village of Kerala

The first rays of the sun hurry down to Kunnanthanam to wish good morning to the good souls there, but find most beds of the village empty. Where’s everyone? ...Read More...

Cancer strikes more women than men in India : Study

For oncologists worldwide, India can look like a puzzling outlier when it comes to cancer. For one, despite reporting more than 1.5 million new cases every year, India’s cancer ...Read More...

Indian doctors remove world’s largest brain tumour

The world’s largest brain tumor, weighing a staggering 1.8 kg (4.12 pounds), has been successfully removed by a team of surgeons in India. Santlal Pal, 31, had complained of ...Read More...

Woman unplugs oxygen supply to recharge mobile in hospital

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India sees over 20-fold rise in swine flu cases

This was revealed by the ministry of health and family welfare's Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme Read More...

WHO releases new guidelines to manage childhood obesity

With increasing evidence that childhood obesity is a “global epidemic”, affecting even the poorer nations, the World Health Organization (WHO) has released new guidelines on how trained professionals can ...Read More...

Free mid-day meals for new mothers in Karnataka

Bangalore: On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on October 2, the Karnataka Chief Minister  launched the Mathru Poorna scheme meant to meet the nutritional needs of pregnant and lactating ...Read More...

Kala-azar: The disease that just won’t go away

By: Jacob Koshy At 17, Rohim Sarkar weighs as much as the average 11-year-old. When shirtless, each of the seven pairs of bones that make up his upper ribcage ...Read More...

Controversy surrounds abortions for Downs syndrome in Iceland

A recent article from CBS News proclaims that “few countries have come as close to eradicating Down syndrome births as Iceland.” The operative word here is “births.” Has Iceland discovered, through ...Read More...

Indian town where mental illness is deeply misunderstood

The village of Sailani in the Buldhana district of Maharashtra is deceivingly normal on the surface — few eateries, couple of medical shops and clinics, cassette shops, bus and ...Read More...
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