Diseases

Lyndra’s weekly HIV-suppressing treatment works on animals

A new weekly HIV treatment was shown to work in animals in a new study, prompting its manufacturer to begin development of a pill for humans.   HIV medications can now keep levels of the virus...

Singer Kanika Kapoor tests positive for coronavirus after partying in Lucknow: Get tested if...

Coronavirus cases have surged in India and most parts of the country is now almost is a lockdown situation. In such a scenario, it has come to light that Bollywood singer Kanika...

Blood donation is painless and safe: 5 myths busted

You might have heard that donating blood once can save the life of three different people. When you donate one unit of blood, doctors separate your red blood cells (RBCs), plasma and platelets and...

5 pandemics that shook the world before Coronavirus

The coronavirus outbreak has brought the world into a standstill, with many nations imposing lockdown to contain the spread of the virus. The outbreak which began in China in December 2019 has...

COVID-19 antibody test: How is it different from the current nose and throat swab...

Now, COVID-19 infection can be detected through a blood test. A newly launched lab-based serology blood test specifically identifies the antibody immunoglobulin G, or IgG, a protein that the body produces in...

Charlie Sheen opens up about how he first reacted to HIV diagnosis

Ahead of his first-ever Australian speaking tour, Charlie Sheen has opened up about the day he first learned he had contracted HIV.  The 52-year-old told The Project on Tuesday that he made a decision not to...

15 health benefits of methi or fenugreek seeds and leaves

Methi or fenugreek is one of the most used ingredients in Indian recipes. Fenugreek seeds and leaves can be used in several ways – add it in dal, paratha or curry. But methi...

COVID-19: Wearing a face mask is important but avoid it while working out

With the easing of COVID-19 lockdown rules. People are now able to get out of their houses and take up activities that are a part of normal life. You can now go...

Jasprit Bumrah down with stress fracture: Know what this condition means

Indian cricketing star, Jasprit Bumrah, has recently suffered from his first stress fracture. It will sideline him for an indefinite period, and he will most certainly miss the next series. This is not a...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Know what foods can be dangerous

Breast Cancer is the most common form of cancer in India as per a statistic by Breast Cancer India. It also goes on to say the horrifying rise in the number of cases amongst...