Common heartburn drug linked to kidney disease risk

New York Feb 22:  Intake of widely prescribed drugs to neutralise stomach acid by people with heartburn or stomach ulcers could be associated with increased risk of kidney disease, warns a study of over 40,000 patients.

The study, published in the Scientific Reports journal, showed patients who took proton…

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Two Day Health India Conference Inaugurated in New Delhi

New Delhi, Feb 21: Two day long One Health India Conference, 2019 was  inaugurated in New Delhi. The Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology in partnership with the Departments of Agriculture Research and Education (DARE) and Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries (DAHDF), Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers…

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Make the right choice

With many diet plans that one can follow for weight loss, it is important to find out which one will work. Lifestyle coach, Dr Sujata Varalwar shares tips on how to find the correct one

We are all looking for a size zero figure and to achieve that we go…

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Novel software offers possible reduction in arrhythmic heart disease

London Feb 15:  Potentially lethal heart conditions may become easier to spot and may lead to improvements in prevention and treatment thanks to innovative new software that measures electrical activity in the organ.

The heart’s pumping ability is controlled by electrical activity that triggers the heart muscle cells to…

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