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29 December, 2014 10:48 PM Stem cell registry will make cancer treatment cheaper

NEW DELHI: India may soon have an official database on stem cell donors and recipients. The health ministry is evaluating a proposal along with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to create a donor registry as part of the National Health Mission (NHM), a senior official told TOI. The proposal suggests enrolling all district hospitals in the first 3

24 April, 2014 4:59 AM 50 shades of white: Fairness obsession

How much blood are you willing to shed to be radiant? Well, 20 cc is all you need. Blood is taken from your body, 4 cc of platelets are separated, and you can choose between having it applied to your face like a paste or injected into it, in order to look several shades lighter. The Vampire Facial, technically known as Plasma Rich Platelets (PRP), is the latest 29