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30 August, 2018 7:20 AM What Is The Safe Limit To Drinking? Is There One? Find Out Here

There is no 'safest level' of drinking, a new study has claimed. The study has raised speculations about dangers of even very low levels of alcohol consumption. Red wine is believed to be good for health. It is believed that people on a weight loss regime can also include red wine in their diet. However, alcohol in no form is touted to be healthy now. According 69

12 March, 2018 12:01 PM 7 Foods To Increase Blood Platelets

When your skin is wounded, platelets clump together to form clots to stop bleeding. However, when you do not have enough blood platelets in your body, blood clots cannot form. Blood is made up of various types of cells, namely red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets, also known thrombocytes. A lack of platelets in your body may cause symptoms 463

2 January, 2018 3:49 PM Government Employees Can Now Get Paid Leave For Blood Donation

At present, service rules allow leave for whole blood donation and not apheresis, donation (blood components such as red cells, plasma, platelets etc.), it said. New Delhi: Central government employees can now get paid leave for blood donation, personnel ministry has said. At present, service rules allow leave for whole blood donation and not apheresis 65

13 August, 2017 6:35 PM 6 Opportunities In Two Weeks To Donate Blood

Those who donated blood earlier this summer may be eligible to donate again. Blood can be safely donated every 56 days, and Power Red cells can be donated every 112 days, according to Alana Mauger, external communications manager of the Penn-Jersey Blood Services Region. As a special thank you, those who come out to give blood or platelets with the Red Cross 122

18 June, 2017 6:20 AM Mysureans struck by dengue fever

MYSURU: Hospitals in Mysuru have b een flooded with people who feel they're suffering from dengue fever. Their relatives are pressurizing doctors to admit ailing family member and this has resulted in lack of beds at popular hospitals across the city. When parents of Varun, a 17-year-old pre-university course student suffering from fever with platelet 153

7 April, 2017 10:14 AM Depression Patients Are More Prone to Heart Aillments

Depression is known to meddle with an ongoing disease and may trigger a host of other ailments. Patients suffering from depression are more susceptible to ailments like stroke and a range of cardiovascular disease. A recently conducted study drew correlation between depression and coronary heart disease. A team of experts from America found that people 56

7 February, 2016 9:14 AM Method to improve diagnosis of rare bleeding disorder

Researchers have developed a new cost-effective microscopy method to accurately identify people with a rare bleeding disorder. Using the super-resolution microscopy method called Structured Illumination Microscopy (SIM), the researchers were able to differentiate between patients with a rare bleeding disorder and healthy volunteers, according to the study 32

28 January, 2016 12:07 AM Stress on making optimum use of blood collected in camps

R. Vishal, Deputy Commissioner, on Wednesday, emphasised the need for optimum utilisation of blood collected through various voluntary donation camps. Mr. Vishyal was speaking after inaugurating a national voluntary blood donation camp, organised by the district administration and other organisations, at MGM College here. Dr. Vishal said that blood was available 36

7 January, 2016 10:14 AM Mortal remains of Mufti Mohammed Sayeed reach residence in Srinagar; body to be buried in ancestral village

Srinagar, January 7: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, who passed away at the AIIMS hospital early on Thursday morning, will be paid his last respects as his mortal remains reached his residence in Srinagar.The mortal remains of the Chief Minister were flown to Srinagar where the body will be kept for people to have the last glimpse 106

3 January, 2016 12:27 PM Sayeed’s condition still critical: doctors

The condition of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, who was hospitalised 10 days ago, continued to be “critical but stable” today with doctors attempting to contain the chest infection. 79-year-old Sayeed, who was airlifted from Srinagar on December 24 and admitted to AIIMS, continued to be in the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital 45