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Docs, pharmacists raise concern over govt's generic medicine diktat - Times of India (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
Zee News Docs, pharmacists raise concern over govt's generic medicine diktat Times of India Kolhapur: Doctors and pharmacists from the city have raised several concerns over implementation of Central government's decision to prescribe only generic medicines to the patients. On Saturday, the Medical Council of India (MCI) — apex medical ... Doctors to prescribe generic drugs only or face action, says MCIEconomic Times MCI directs hospitals, doctors across India to prescribe generic medicines to patientsZee News MCI asks doctors to prescribe drugs in generic names onlyDaily News & Analysis The Indian Express -Calcutta Telegraph -TheHealthSite -pharmabiz.com all 25 news articles »
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Kerala: Caution against Hepatitis A outbreak - Deccan Chronicle (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
Kerala: Caution against Hepatitis A outbreak Deccan Chronicle Kochi; Nearly 40 cases of Hepatitis A were reported so far as on Sunday from Kalamassery Municipality with 21 cases being reported from the Ernakulam Medical College alone. Meanwhile the Food Safety Department carried out raids at eateries and ... and more »
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Good news for chocoholics! Dark chocolate can protect your brain from ageing - Economic Times (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
Economic Times Good news for chocoholics! Dark chocolate can protect your brain from ageing Economic Times LOS ANGELES: Chocoholics, take note! Eating dark chocolate may protect your brain from age-related stress and inflammation that are thought to play an important role in the neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease. The findings may help ... and more »
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People in colder, less sunny regions more susceptible to alcoholic cirrhosis - Zee News (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
Zee News People in colder, less sunny regions more susceptible to alcoholic cirrhosis Zee News Heavy alcohol intake causes a perception of warmth, while fewer sunlight hours have been linked to depression, which, in turn, may lead to alcohol abuse. By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 21:47. Comment. 0. Comment. People ... Climate Tied to Alcohol-Related Liver DiseaseMedPage Today Do lack of sun, cold weather make people drink more?WCVB Boston all 3 news articles »
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Combiflam, D Cold among drugs found to be substandard by CDSCO - TheHealthSite (Sat, 22 Apr 2017)
TheHealthSite Combiflam, D Cold among drugs found to be substandard by CDSCO TheHealthSite India's drug regulatory agency CDSCO declares Combiflam, D Cold and many other drugs substandard on the agency's website. Sandhya Raghavan | Published: April 22, 2017 9:56 pm. 0 Shares. Facebook share · Twitter share · Share on Google+ · Share ... Combiflam, D Cold and Cetrizine among 60 drugs marked 'substandard' in quality testEconomic Times all 30 news articles »
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Love Chocolate? Potato Chips? Your Genes Might Be to Blame - Philly.com (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
Zee News Love Chocolate? Potato Chips? Your Genes Might Be to Blame Philly.com SUNDAY, April 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Your tendency to indulge in chocolate, go heavy on salt, or eat veggies may be tied to certain gene variants, a new study suggests. The study, of more than 800 adults, found links between several genes and ... Crave junk food? Blame it on your genes!Daily News & Analysis Do Our Genes Make Us Like Eating Crap We Know Is Bad for Us?Inverse Are you a chocaholic? Your genes could be to blameMedical News Today all 5 news articles »
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Breast milk may help early detection of cancer - The Indian Express (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
The Indian Express Breast milk may help early detection of cancer The Indian Express Breast milk provides access to breast tissue in the form of exfoliated epithelial cells that are the origins of the most types of breast cancers, researchers said. By: PTI | Boston | Published:April 23, 2017 9:09 pm. cancer, cancer detection, early ... Could Breast Milk Tests Replace Mammograms?Twin Falls Times-News 3-D Screening for Breast CancerHuffington Post all 4 news articles »
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AIIMS introduces new facility to treat eye cancer - The Hindu (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
onmanorama AIIMS introduces new facility to treat eye cancer The Hindu The Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here is now equipped to offer the plaque brachytherapy facility to treat eye tumours. Plaque brachytherapy is a form of local radiation ... Radiation therapy restores vision of three-year-old with eye cancerThe Indian Express AIIMS -- India's first public hospital for eye tumoursBusiness Standard all 4 news articles »
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Two tiger cubs reared with help of 'dummy toy tigress mother' die at Bandhavgarh - Hindustan Times (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
Hindustan Times Two tiger cubs reared with help of 'dummy toy tigress mother' die at Bandhavgarh Hindustan Times Pathak said the cubs were diagnosed with Parvo viral infection on April 12, following which they were being treated under the intensive care of a team of veterinary doctors.(HT Photo). Two of the three tiger cubs who were being reared with the help of ... Two orphaned tiger cubs die of viral infectionThe Hindu all 2 news articles »
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Goa mulls treatment of obesity as a disease - The Hindu (Sun, 23 Apr 2017)
Goa mulls treatment of obesity as a disease The Hindu Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said his government will consider whether obesity needs to be treated as a disease. Mr. Parrikar was speaking at the inauguration of IFSO-APC Diabesity Conclave 2017 in south Goa. Earlier in the ... 'India could be second largest country suffering from obesity by 2025'The Navhind Times all 3 news articles »
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