What will a doctor never tell you?

March 8, 2018 0

Read Time: 1 minutesTodd Bessinger, MD, PhD, MPH says, Of the complaints that people present with, 95% will get better on their own. One percent will probably kill the patient, no matter what the physician does. That leaves approximately […]

Unicorn Heartflow raised $240 mln fresh funding

February 16, 2018 0

Read Time: 1 minutesHeartFlow Inc. has raised a fresh funding round that puts the company’s valuation over $1.5 billion. Wellington Management and Baillie Gifford led the a $240 million Series E, with participation from existing investors including the venture […]

600 kg of Alprazolam seized in Telangana

July 29, 2017 0

Read Time: 1 minutesIn a major haul, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) conducted raids at four different locations in Telangana including Medak and Nalgonda districts and seized Alprazolam, worth Rs 5 crore. The drug was being manufactured […]

Scientists are scrutinizing city sewage to study our health

July 11, 2017 0

Read Time: 7 minutesEvery day, more than 30 billion gallons of wastewater gushes through treatment plants in the United States. All of that poop, urine, soapy water and other waste might seem like a smelly nuisance. But it’s also a goldmine of information. The drugswe use, germs […]

After stents, govt mulls price cap for four more devices

June 28, 2017 0

Read Time: 2 minutesMore medical devices, including orthopaedic implants and catheters, may soon come under price control. The Union health ministry and the drug pricing authority have started deliberations in this direction. Around four critical devices, apart from […]

Marathon running offers physical and mental health benefits

April 18, 2017 0

Read Time: 3 minutesWorshipers of strength and stamina may find in marathon runners their ideals for veneration, but what they perhaps do not realise is that distance running is also associated with superior mental health. The therapeutic/remedial effects […]

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