Europe's leading healthcare provider Medicover has picked up 22 per cent stakes with an investment of Rs 100 crore in the MaxCure Group of Hospitals, it was announced here on Tuesday.
Besides lowering cholesterol levels, drugs such as statins or Ezetimibe may one day prove to be effective in providing protection against infectious diseases, including typhoid fever, chlamydia and malaria, researchers have found.
Worried over your son or daughter being too friendly with his or her mates? Take heart, having strong and intimate friendships during adolescence may help improve several aspects of mental health such as anxiety, social acceptance, self-worth and symptoms of depression, researchers say.
Himachal Pradesh is awaiting the central government's approval to set up nine trauma centres in the state, Health Minister Kaul Singh informed the assembly on Tuesday.
A medical clinic in Ghana's capital organised a free health screening and medication exercise for police and military officers as part of its corporate social responsibility effort.
A jury panel in California has ordered the world's largest health-care company Johnson & Johnson to award $417 million to a 62-year-old woman with ovarian cancer.
During and after pregnancy, every part of your body needs extra care and attention. Hormonal changes, stretched skin and sweat can sometimes trigger painful skin conditions that may cause discomfort and irritation. Experts suggest these are managed right from the time they appear.
A survey participated in by 30,000 people across the country found that the majority of them want private hospital charges to be standardised according to their rating.
Boosting daily requirement of vitamin C may be helpful in curbing the development of leukemia -- a deadly blood cancer, a study has found.
The Union Health Ministry on Monday urged all the states to carry out 100 per cent maternal death audit for understanding cause, and monitor new born and deaths of sick newborns separately.