Health News

740 childbirths at home in Kerala; Fake doctors, flower of Maryam blamed

Malappuram: Keralites who ridiculed the death of a Tamil teacher giving birth watching ..

A brain circuit can help reverse craving for liquor
shailaja teacher
Nothing to worry about West Nile fever: Health minister
World's oldest semen still viable, say researchers

7-year-old boy detected with West Nile virus in Malappuram

Malappuram: A seven-year-old boy from the district has been detected with West Nile virus (WNV), a mosquito-borne disease which has ..


Migraine raises risk of dry eyes

New York: Suffering from migraine? You could be at higher odds of having chronic dry eye disease, says a new study. The chronic dry ..


Kerala scientist wins Nari Shakti Puraskar for developing bra that diagnoses breast cancer

Thrissur: Kerala scientist Dr A Seema bagged the Nari Shakti Puraskar for developing a sensor-attached-brassiere to diagnose breasts ..

man and dog

Household pollutants cause infertility in both men & dogs

London: Environmental contaminants found in home and diet have the same adverse effects on male fertility both in humans and domestic ..

heart attack

Don't ignore heart attack symptoms while travelling

Tokyo: You should never ignore heart attack symptoms, especially while travelling, as researchers say cardiovascular diseases (CVD) ..


Private hospitals end free treatment to ex-servicemen

Thiruvananthapuram: Private hospitals in the state partially ended providing free treatment to ex-servicemen and their families. The ..


World's smallest baby boy weighing 268 grams sent home healthy

Tokyo: A baby weighing just 268 grams at birth, touted as the "smallest boy" in the world, has been released from hospital ..


Karunya health insurance scheme: All family members to get coverage

Haripad: The state government will implement the revised comprehensive health insurance programme as Karunya Health Insurance Scheme ..


Working 9 hours a day can raise depression risk in women

London: Working for nine plus hours a day could put women at higher risk of depression, but not men, finds a study. Women who worked ..

vitamin d

Vitamin D levels can now be measured with your hair

London: Researchers have found that vitamin D can now be measured by human hair, paving the way for improved diagnosis of deficiency ..

Most Commented