Health

Water cycle, wrong dosage and more: What explains increasing antibiotic resistance?

If you are infected by antibiotic resistant bacteria, you'd need a stronger dose antibiotics. It's also possible that the drugs normally used for treating that illness may no longer work.

Woman dies of swine flu in Tamil Nadu, two more suspected deaths reported

Though two deaths have been reported allegedly due to swine flu, the hospitals, where they were undergoing treatment, are yet to confirm.

Karnataka hospitals will now require trade license

The practice was earlier removed from the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments Act (KPME) last year.

Telangana sees influx of swine flu cases, 2 deaths reported

As of Sunday, around 50 cases of H1N1 have been reported in Telangana.

Swine flu believed to be reason for woman’s death in K’taka’s Mandya, doctors to probe

The state has reported over 400 cases of swine flu in the past month.

400 cases of swine flu confirmed in Karnataka as of Tuesday

People have been asked to take all precautionary measures, mainly to maintain hygiene.

46 cases of swine flu confirmed in Bengaluru, public asked to take precautions

City health department officials have already distributed 150 tablets of tamiflu and have begun surveillance of the city to monitor for H1N1.

Scientists develop new AI tool that can predict Alzheimer's risk

The team, from the McGill University in Canada, designed an algorithm that learns signatures from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), genetics, and clinical data.

‘Polio vaccines safe to use’: Union Health Ministry issues fresh statement

Several health officials have come forward to dismiss the rumours doing rounds adding that parents should not stop children from being vaccinated against polio.

Polio-virus contamination scare in Telangana: What we know so far

Telangana government officials have stated that since most children in the state were already immunised against the virus, there is not much need for panic.