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8 October, 2018 6:50 AM 10 Alarming Symptoms Of High Blood Pressure You Shouldn't Ignore: Effective Tips To Lower Your Blood Pressure Quickly

High blood pressure or Hypertension is often called the "silent killer". If left untreated, high blood pressure can lead to major cardiovascular diseases, like a heart attack, panic attack or a stroke. No doubt, heart disease is one of the leading causes of death all over the world. People who have high blood pressure in their arteries are at a higher 231

2 October, 2018 9:58 AM Dr Reddy's arm sells specialty skin cream Cloderm to EPI Health

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories on Tuesday said its subsidiary Promius Pharma sold rights of specialty skin cream Cloderm and its authorised generic to EPI Health. "Under the terms of the agreement, Promius Pharma is eligible to receive an upfront payment followed by future royalties as the consideration for Cloderm Cream and its authorised generic in the US, effective 72

1 October, 2018 11:57 AM Vitamin B May Boost Kidney Function In Young Diabetics: 5 Vegetarian Foods Rich In Vitamin B

As per a new study, vitamin B supplements may improve kidney functions in adolescents suffering from type-1 diabetes. Try these 5 vegetarian foods rich in vitamin B. According to a new study, vitamin B supplements may improve kidney functions in adolescents suffering from type-1 diabetes. The study, which was presented at the 57th Annual European Society 49

26 September, 2018 5:10 AM Alcon sees huge potential in Indian eye care segment led by surge in cataract surgeries

Alcon, the soon to be spun-off eye care unit of Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis, said it sees huge growth potential in India led by surge in number of cataract surgeries as people live longer. India is home to around 30 percent of the world’s blind people, about half of whom are blind from cataracts. Cataract causes the eye’s natural lens to become 56

25 September, 2018 12:34 PM Include These 5 Omega-3-Rich Foods In Your Daily Diet

When it comes to balanced diet, foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids must be included in one's daily diet as they are loaded with health benefiting properties Walnuts come packed with a host of health benefits. Rich in essential nutrients including omega-3 fatty acids, walnuts can help you shed some extra kilos too, as they are quite rich in fibre and can keep you full for longer 68

25 September, 2018 5:35 AM Suven Life Sciences surges 5% on getting product patents from Sri Lanka, Canada

Shares of Suven Life Sciences added 5.2 percent intraday Tuesday after company granted 1 product patent each in Sri Lanka and Canada. The company received one product patent from Canada and one from Sri Lanka corresponding to the new chemical entity for the treatment of disorders associated with Neurodegenerative diseases and patents are valid through 63

25 September, 2018 2:45 AM Increasing excise taxes might discourage people from buying alcohol: Report

Increasing excise taxes on alcoholic beverages and regulating availability of alcohol are some of the ways to discourage people from drinking liquor, a report said Monday. The harmful effects of alcohol are the fifth leading risk factor for premature deaths and disability. It is among the top risk factors for non-communicable diseases such as cancer 82

24 September, 2018 7:00 AM Pakistan launches nationwide anti-polio vaccination drive; targets 38.6 million under five children

Pakistan on Monday launched a massive nationwide anti-polio vaccination drive touted as the final push against the crippling disease to cover 38.6 million children under five years of age. The drive will last for three days but a 2-5 day catchup campaign will be launched following the initial drive so that no one was left out. Dr Rana Safdar, chief of anti-polio 91

22 September, 2018 9:00 AM Per capita alcohol consumption in India more than doubled from 2005-2016

Per capita alcohol consumption in India has more than doubled from 2005 to 2016, according to a report by the WHO. In India, the consumption of alcohol has increased from 2.4 litres in 2005 to 5.7 litres in 2016 with 4.2 litres being consumed by men and 1.5 litre by women, it said. The total alcohol per capita consumption (15+ years) is expected to increase 56

21 September, 2018 7:03 PM Alcohol Responsible For 3 Million Deaths Worldwide: WHO

Alcohol killed three million people in 2016 – more than infectious diseases, cancers combined, the World Health organisation said on Friday. More than 75 per cent of the alcohol related deaths were among men, it said. The WHO research revealed that alcohol consumption in India more than doubled from 2005 to 2016. India's per capita consumption increased 79