Stop Drinking from Plastic Water Bottles – Here's Why You Should Stop Drinking Water From Plastic Bottles?

Plastic bottles, these days, are used everywhere. Whether you want to store your water, milk, oil, any kind of drink, etc., plastic bottles are cheapest and go-to option. But this answer is not about…

Doctors Begin Neuro-Physiotherapy of Comedian Raju Srivastava at AIIMS

Comedian Raju Srivastava has been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after suffering a major cardiac arrest around two weeks ago. Since then, the actor has been on a vent…

Russia Develops New Version Of Sputnik Vaccine

Russia has developed Sputnik V vaccine specifically adapted against Delta and Omicron variants of coronavirus. Russia’s Gamaleya National Research Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology (Gamaleya Ce…

World Mosquito Day 2022: All You Need to Know

World Mosquito Day was created in order to honor the discovery made of the link between humans, malaria, and mosquitoes. This is something that has changed the health industry considerably, ensuring …

Shaadi.com Removes Skin Tone Search Filter. But What About All the Other Offensive Filters?

following Internet backlash from users, popular Indian matrimonial website,  Shaadi.com removed a search filter on its website  that allowed people to look for potential matches based on their skin t…

HRD Ministry Launches Helpline to Provide Psychosocial Support for Students, Teachers, Parents

In an effort to provide psycho-social support and counseling to students, teachers and parents amid the   pandemic , the Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD) has recently   launched   a hel…

Masturbation Satisfies Women, Men Differently, Shows Study

Women may masturbate while engaging in partnered sex to enhance their experience, but men may usually view masturbation as unnecessary if they are already sexually satisfied. In other words, women vi…

Dog Tests Positive For Monkeypox Virus As WHO Issues Guidelines

People infected with monkeypox must isolate their pets, said an official from the World Health Organization, after a report showed the first-ever case of human-to-dog transmission of the virus in Fra…

Molbio Diagnostics launches Truenat RT-PCR Test for HIV

Molbio Diagnostics announced that it has launched a new test for differential diagnosis of HIV 1 and HIV 2 with viral loads within 60 minutes. The test works on the existing Truelab infrastructure an…

How Breastfeeding Strengthens Your Child’s Immune System

The act of feeding a child human breast milk is known as breastfeeding. Breastfeeding provides an immune boost to infants A recent study by Katherine Wander, an associate professor of anthropology at…

Why Do Kids Get Worms?

As a parent, it might feel like you are constantly giving your children worm treatments – usually in the form of chocolate or sweetened chewable tablets. In fact, most kids in India (or any other ric…

WHO Plans to Rename Monkeypox Virus

The World Health Organization says it's holding an open forum to rename the disease monkeypox, after some critics raised concerns the name could be derogatory or have racist connotations. In a st…

Govt warns Doctors, Paramedics against Private Practice During Official Hours

Government on Friday asked doctors and paramedical staff to restrain from private practice during duty hours in health institutions and warned of “strict action” in case of any violation. The governm…

What Is Langya Virus? Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

China has confirmed 35 cases of the Langya henipavirus, a zoonotic virus newly discovered in the nation. Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said China would establish a nucleic acid testi…