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Strange disease kills 8 elephants in Tanzania

Arusha |Monday, 2018 6:15:04 AM IST

Strange disease has killed a total of eight elephants in northern Tanzania's district of Ngorongoro, authorities confirmed on Sunday.

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Dengue cases go down in Delhi as temperature drops

New Delhi |Monday, 2018 9:15:05 PM IST

As the temperature dipped in the national capital, the cases of dengue have also gown down. So far, only 75 cases have been reported in the week ending December 10 compared to 251 cases in the previou

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How exercise can help breast cancer survivors

London |Monday, 2018 9:15:05 PM IST

Survivors of early-stage breast cancer who exercise and eat a healthy diet are more likely to lose weight and experience higher rates of disease-free survival, a new study suggests.

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FSSAI to hold event on healthy eating habits

New Delhi |Monday, 2018 9:15:05 PM IST

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) will organise the first 'National Eat Right Mela' here from December 14-16, aimed at making people aware of safe and healthy eating habits, the

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Soon C-sections to be performed by robots: Report

London |Sunday, 2018 7:45:34 PM IST

Robotics are expected to become so sophisticated, hospitals may not need surgeons. Controlled by healthcare assistants, the machines will soon be delivering babies by carrying out C-sections as well a

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Telangana man gets new lease of life with heart transplant

Hyderabad |Sunday, 2018 7:45:43 PM IST

Century Hospitals, a leading mid-sized healthcare provider in Hyderabad, has given a new lease of life to a young man by transplanting a donor heart in the patient's body with support from Jeevandhan

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Graphic warnings can quash cigarettes' appeal to kids

New York |Sunday, 2018 7:45:15 PM IST

Cigarette ads with graphic warning labels that contain images such as bleeding, cancerous gums and lips can snuff out children's view of smoking tobacco as cool, rebellious and fun, suggests a new res

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Smile Train India to bring smile on Himachal children's faces

Shimla |Sunday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST

Finally, children born with clefts in Himachal Pradesh have a fair reason to smile!

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New muscle reading device to aid in creating smart clothes

Moscow |Sunday, 2018 7:45:19 PM IST

Russian scientists have developed a novel device that is capable of reading human muscle's electrical activity and converting it into signals, an advance that can be used to create smart clothes as we

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Human brain responds to aggressive voices more quickly: Study

London |Sunday, 2018 1:15:04 PM IST

Human brains notice a voice much faster when it is considered threatening or aggressive than when it is perceived as normal or happy in an auditory environment, according to a new study.

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'Ayushman Bharat' scheme meant to benefit Modi's friends: Kejriwal

New Delhi |Saturday, 2018 11:45:04 PM IST

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious 'Ayushman Bharat' scheme saying it was meant to benefit the insurance company owners.

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Inflammatory bowel disease ups prostate cancer risk: Study

New York |Saturday, 2018 6:45:05 PM IST

Men with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are four to five times at higher risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer, according to researchers including one of Indian-origin.

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