Bill Clinton, on the mend, ''touched by outpouring of support''

An aide to Clinton said the former president had a urological infection that spread to his bloodstream but was on the mend and never went into septic shock, a potentially life-threatening condition.

published on : 21st October 2021

Rising from our monkey mind

It is the habit of a monkey to jump from one branch of a tree to another, and from there to yet another branch. Everyone has a monkey mind that is perpetually running hither and thither.

published on : 10th October 2021

Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome concern amid rising COVID cases in Odisha's children

Similar to post-Covid complications in adults, MIS can be dangerous if not diagnosed early.

published on : 6th September 2021

Over 26 per cent people of Northeast region suffer from Non-Communicable Diseases: Report

The study conducted by Assocham found that 87 per cent of people from the region incur out-of-pocket expenditure for NCD treatment in comparison to the national average of 81 per cent.

published on : 31st August 2021

Care and community helps mentally distressed find their way home in Telangana's Khammam

A volunteer organisation based in Khammam town, Annam Seva Foundation has been rendering yeoman services to destitute persons and those in distress for the past few years.

published on : 15th August 2021

Change approach to mental illness

The understanding is that if interventions were widely available, a person with mental illness might be less likely to end up on the streets.

published on : 3rd August 2021

35 persons with mental illness rescued in Chennai

Operation prioritises dignity of patients, but activists say programme had lapses

published on : 30th July 2021

Communicable illnesses on rise in Capital

Just this month, around 23 chikungunya cases were reported in the district, taking the total number of cases reported this year to 93.

published on : 12th June 2021

COVID-19 survivors face increased risk of death, serious illness: Study

They confirmed that, despite being initially a respiratory virus, long COVID-19 can affect nearly every organ system in the body.

published on : 24th April 2021

Happy childhood gives no guarantee for good mental health

There are certainly some missing factors in understanding how our childhood environment and early life experiences might translate into mental health outcomes in adulthood.

published on : 25th February 2021

Florida school shooting blamed on mental illness, not guns

In a national address from the White House, Trump said he wants America's children to know, "you are never alone, and you never will be."

published on : 16th February 2018

World Hockey League Final: Mystery illness floors Germans as Australia enter final

Australia beat Germany 3-0 as their five players fell sick which severely handicapped their preparation for the semifinal.

published on : 10th December 2017