When the growth began spreading, her father traveled to Dhaka Medical College Hospital to seek medical attention.
Union Budget 2017: Healthcare, medical facilities high on agenda this year; life saving drugs to get cheaper
Jaitley announced setting up of two new AIIMS in the states of Gujarat and Jharkhand, while also adding that 25000 post graduate seats will be created in medicine.
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a group of neurodevelopmental disorders characterized by impaired social interaction, communication deficits and a range of restricted and repetitive behavior patterns.
The patients however is doing well and on road to recovery, claim the doctors.
Given the pressing need to redistribute, India did not invest sufficiently in human capital for instance, public spending on health was an unusually low 0.22 per cent of the GDP in 1950-51.
The study gene, known as EMSY, has some of the same functions as BRCA1 and BRCA2, which are known to protect against breast and ovarian cancer when normal.
The Delhi government, under the reign of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), has set up more than 100 Mohalla Clinics since taking office in February 2015 and plans to take the number to 1,000.
A new study had found that repeated antibiotic treatment not only can increase bacteria's resistance to drugs but also help them reproduce faster than before.
There has been no improvement since 1998 in survival rates for heart failure patients, a new study has found.
Do you often suffer from chronic pain and depression? If yes, then try acupuncture treatment as it helps to reduce the pain.
The researchers used data from a Spanish project, where participants have been voluntarily submitting information about their health twice-yearly since 1999.
A novel gene-editing method has been found to partially restore sight in rats bred with a hereditary condition called retinitis pigmentosa -- a condition that causes blindness in humans.
Researchers have found that popping balloons can be louder than shotgun blasts and can lead to permanent hearing loss.
Here are five things that could be the cause of prolonged cold or the flu.
The president said Mission Indradhanush, an immunisation programme, is one of them which has so far helped 55 lakh children get immunised against several diseases.
While fabricating synthetic woods in a petri dish, the team led by California Institute of Technology's Chiara Daraio created a material that exhibited an electrical response to temperature changes in the laboratory.
Thirty undergraduate students participated in the study, half of whom were majoring only in art and half of whom were majoring only in the social sciences.
Recent tests on mouse models found AD-114 led to a reduction in fibrosis in the lung and liver, after treatment for 14 and 21 days respectively.
Together, stomach and oesophageal cancer account for around 1.4 million new cancer diagnoses each year worldwide.
The new study adds to the increasing evidence that household pets may have a major influence on child development and emotional well-being.
According to a research, the onset of diabetes, or a rapid deterioration in existing diabetes that requires more aggressive treatment, could be a sign of early, hidden pancreatic cancer.
Cervical spondylitis usually occurs in middle-aged and elderly people, but according to orthopaedicians, computers and mobile phones are making even youngsters predisposed to developing the condition quite early in life.
Cleanliness can help prevent diseases like dengue fever,swine flu , malaria, chicken pox and jaundice, etc.
Regular exercise can help individuals with diabetes to achieve their blood lipid, body composition, fitness and blood sugar goals.
Modi said the effort to eliminate leprosy from this country under the National Leprosy Eradication Programme is a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi’s vision.
To raise awareness about the disease, World Leprosy Day was established and is observed internationally on January 30 or its nearest Sunday.
The altered protein - IRAK-M - causes the immune system to become supercharged, clearing out the bacteria before they can do any da
The scientists believe the discovery could also play a role in understanding the development of antibiotic-resistance in patients already suffering from TB.
India spends just 1.3 per cent of its GDP on healthcare. This figure is much lower compared to BRICS countries.
Leprosy, also known as Hansen's disease, is a long-term infection by the bacteria Mycobacterium leprae or Mycobacterium lepromatosis.
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