Stroke, heart attack risks rise in Covid times, youngsters falling prey too

The rise in  heart attacks and strokes in the state in recent times, largely attributable to Covid pandemic, is posing a major concern to medical experts.

published on : 8th August 2021

Risk of heart attack, stroke increases in first two weeks following COVID: Lancet study

The risk was same even after the researchers adjusted for known risk factors for acute myocardial infarction and stroke such as comorbidities, age, gender and socio-economic factors.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Britain's Adam Peaty repeats as breaststroke Olympic champ in men's 100-meter event

Peaty was the world-record holder and the first man to break both 58 and 57 seconds in his signature event.

published on : 26th July 2021

Veronica Falcon, Ali Stroker board 'Ozark' Season 4

Featuring Jason Bateman, Laura Linney and Julia Garner in the lead, the final season of the Emmy-winning series will be split into two parts, consisting of seven episodes each.

published on : 30th June 2021

Australian swimmer Kaylee McKeown breaks 100-meter backstroke world record

Kaylee McKeown has broken the 100-meter backstroke world record on the second night of the Australian Olympic swim trials.

published on : 13th June 2021

Fly on the wall on what goes on behind walls

Since none except a couple of exceptions have direct access to the PM, digital and social media are their only option to tout their usefulness for Modi during the COVID crisis.

published on : 30th May 2021

Heat wave events on rise in India, Andhra Pradesh among worst-hit states

The analysis shows that only five states -- AP (42%), Rajasthan (172%), Odisha (102%), UP (72%) and Bihar (72%) have accounted more than 80% of the heat wave fatalities.

published on : 27th May 2021

Traumatic brain injuries can increase stroke risk for up to 5 years: Study

Traumatic brain injury is a global health problem affecting over 60 million people a year worldwide.

published on : 22nd April 2021

Brain’s language functions get changed after perinatal stroke

The Georgetown University Medical Center-study stated that a stroke in a baby - even a big one - does not have the same lasting impact as a stroke in an adult. 

published on : 18th February 2018

England all-rounder Ben Stokes' Ashes in fresh doubt after 'brawl' video

The 26-year-old England all-rounder Ben Stokes was released without charge on Monday, but remains under investigation.

published on : 28th September 2017