Childhood Fears Play Role in Anxiety and Depression: New Study

A recent imaging study led by a scientist at The University of Texas at Dallas discovered early risk factors linked to children’s temperament as well as a neural process that might predict whether a …

AIIMS Delhi Recruitment 2022: Apply Online, Notification

A lot of people were waiting for AIIMS to start the recruitment process and now when AIIMS has finally released the notification for the same then they can make a mark of it. Through this recruitme…

Traffic Pollution Linked With an Increased Risk of Dementia

According to a meta-analysis recently published in Neurology , the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology , higher exposure to a certain type of traffic-related air pollution known as p…

World AIDS Day 2022: Date, History, Significance and Theme Explained

World AIDS Day is an important event that takes place annually on the 1st of December. Since 1988, the day has been used to raise awareness about the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, to remember those who …

Scientists Revived 48,500 Years Old Zombie Virus in Russia

Zombie Virus Researchers have revived over two dozen 'zombie viruses', including a 48,500 yrs old virus trapped in ice, according to a yet-to-be peer-reviewed study published on bioRxiv . The…

WHO Renamed Monkeypox to MPOX

World Health Organisation (WHO) , following a series of consultations with global experts, recommended a new name for monkeypox. The disease will now be known as mpox, as a synonym for monkeypox. W…

What is Moxa Therapy (Moxibustion)? How It Works, Benefits & Risks

Moxa Therapy (Moxibustion )  is a form of heat therapy in which dried plant materials called " moxa" are burned on or very near the surface of the skin . The intention is to warm and invigo…

10 Health Benefits of Moxa Therapy

Moxa Therapy (Moxibustion) stimulates blood circulation and triggers the body’s natural healing response. A skilled acupuncturist can target specific points on the body (that may or may not correspon…

How to Protect Your Child From Measles

A large number of children have been detected with measles in Mumbai which has led to panic among parents. The measles virus spreads via air through droplets when one who is infected tends to sneeze…

BMC to Vaccinate Over 1.38 Lakh Children

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has identified over 1.38 lakh children in the age group of six months to five years from measles-affected areas for the administration of the additional dose …