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Dr Reddy's Labs recalls 35,000 tubes of skin infection cream from US

The recall is on account of "failed stability specifications - an out of specification result was observed for the test parameter: composition of Nystatin during stability testing," it added.

published on : 14th October 2018

Resort to Ayurveda

I recently met a gentleman in a senior ayurvedic practitioner’s clinic. He was about 70 years old and very emaciated.

published on : 14th October 2018

New drug delivery system may help prevent infections 

The new mechanism allows compounds to slowly release antimicrobials into local environments, resulting in high amounts of the molecule in a specific location.

published on : 10th October 2018

Nearly 40 individual HPV types linked to HIV infection

The findings showed that a person with any HPV type, more than one HPV type, or high-risk HPV are more likely to test positive for HIV.

published on : 7th October 2018

Drinking more water can reduce bladder infections in women

According to researchers, more fluids help to reduce bacteria and limit the ability of bacteria to attach to the bladder.

published on : 4th October 2018

Supreme Court asks Gujarat, Centre to explain cause of lions’ death at Gir forest

The Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned the Gujarat and the Central governments over the death of 23 lions in the state’s Gir Forest in the last 20 days.

published on : 4th October 2018

India still behind in preventing contagious Mumps disease

Mumps virus, present throughout the world, spreads by droplet infection like a cough, sneeze or direct contact.

published on : 4th October 2018

Cold severity linked to nasal bacteria

According to the researchers, genes might also contribute to both the composition of nasal microbiome and reaction to the cold virus

published on : 2nd October 2018

How Zika virus strips immune cells of their identity

Macrophages are immune cells that are supposed to protect the body from infection by viruses and bacteria. Yet Zika virus preferentially infects these cells.

published on : 11th September 2018

E-Coli Bacteria from poultry products may cause serious urinary tract infections 

Many people think of urinary tract infections (UTIs) as a common and minor annoyance, but invasive UTIs that involve the kidneys or blood can be life-threatening.

published on : 29th August 2018

Here are some tips to keep common monsoon diseases at bay

According to Harish Mohan, Founder, Sipwise Beverages, here are six ingredients that help us fortify our immunity against monsoon attacks.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Wisconsin man contracts rare blood infection from dog

A Wisconsin man was preparing for additional surgeries after having part of his legs and forearms amputated because of a dog lick that led to a rare blood infection, his wife has said.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Child dies from suspected Shigella infection; Kozhikode on alert

According to the authorities, Ziyan was suffering from acute diarrhoea and admitted to Kozhikode Medical College on Sunday.

published on : 24th July 2018

Drug-resistant sepsis kills 57,000 newborns in India annually: Study 

Antibiotic resistance is a major global health threat which accounts for more than two million infections and 23,000 deaths annually in the US, researchers found.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Herpes virus linked to Alzheimer's, antivirals may help: Research

A study by Taiwanese epidemiologists shows that herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV1) leads to an increased risk of developing the disease, said researchers from the University of Manchester.

published on : 15th July 2018
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