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On this page you will find:  

 

  • trending global and local healthcare news; 
  • news about scientific breakthroughs; 
  • calendar of important medical and pharma events;
  • discussions on various helthcare topics;
  • weekly digests and others

 

2022 AAD Annual Meeting - Register Now
2022 AAD Annual Meeting - Register Now

2022 ANNUAL MEETING - LIVE IN BOSTON! March 25 - 29, 2022 Boston, MA  It's happening, live, in-pe...

AAD: How to care for facial hair
AAD: How to care for facial hair

For many, the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in less shaving and more beard-growing. However, how doe...

Publications

2022 AAD Annual Meeting - Register Now
2022 AAD Annual Meeting - Register Now
Publication
AAD: How to care for facial hair
AAD: How to care for facial hair
Publication
TV watching linked with potentially fatal blood clots
TV watching linked with potentially fatal blood clots

Take breaks when binge-watching TV to avoid blood clots, say scientists. The warning comes as a s...

MORE THAN 1.2 MILLION PEOPLE DIED FROM DRUG-RESISTANT INFECTIONS - REPORT
MORE THAN 1.2 MILLION PEOPLE DIED FROM DRUG-RESISTANT INFECTIONS - REPORT

More than 1.2 million people died worldwide in 2019 from infections caused by bacteria resistant ...

Events

INDIA FERTILITY SHOW – 2019
INDIA FERTILITY SHOW – 2019
Event
24TH ANNUAL ISAR CONFERENCE 2019
24TH ANNUAL ISAR CONFERENCE 2019
Event
American CDC updated its mask guidelines
American CDC updated its mask guidelines

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has changed its mask guidelines to recommend th...

WHO RECOMMENDS TWO NEW DRUGS TO TREAT PATIENTS WITH COVID-19
WHO RECOMMENDS TWO NEW DRUGS TO TREAT PATIENTS WITH COVID-19

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommended on Thursday two new drugs to treat patients with ...

SHALL WE FACE “TWINDEMIC” SOON?
SHALL WE FACE “TWINDEMIC” SOON?

US Federal Health Officials are warning of what they are calling a “Twindemic” – both influenza a...

NEW GUIDELINE FOR TREATMENT OF PAINFUL DIABETIC NEUROPATHY
NEW GUIDELINE FOR TREATMENT OF PAINFUL DIABETIC NEUROPATHY

Diabetic neuropathy refers to nerve damage due to diabetes and it may lead to pain and numbness, ...

How to differentiate between COVID-19, influenza and dengue – new study
How to differentiate between COVID-19, influenza and dengue – new study

Higher lymphocyte count is predictive of COVID-19 versus influenza and versus dengue. Shortness o...

NEARLY ONE IN FIVE PATIENTS WITH HEART DISEASE USE MENTAL HEALTH DRUGS
NEARLY ONE IN FIVE PATIENTS WITH HEART DISEASE USE MENTAL HEALTH DRUGS

Antidepressants and other psychiatric medications are associated with an almost doubled risk of p...

COVID-19 VACCINATION LEADS TO SMALL INCREASE IN MENSTRUAL CYCLE LENGTH, STUDY CONFIRMS
COVID-19 VACCINATION LEADS TO SMALL INCREASE IN MENSTRUAL CYCLE LENGTH, STUDY CONFIRMS

Women, vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccine, had an average menstrual cycle length of about one day l...

Omicron sends record number of children to hospital
Omicron sends record number of children to hospital

COVID-19 cases among US children have reached the highest numbers ever reported since the start o...

COVID-19 ISOLATION PLUS TEST ON THE 5TH DAY - NEW CDC RECOMMENDATION
COVID-19 ISOLATION PLUS TEST ON THE 5TH DAY - NEW CDC RECOMMENDATION

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidance on the recommended Covid-1...

EARLY STUDIES: A REDUCED RISK OF COVID-19 HOSPITALIZATION WHEN INFECTED WITH OMICRON
EARLY STUDIES: A REDUCED RISK OF COVID-19 HOSPITALIZATION WHEN INFECTED WITH OMICRON

Two new preprint papers add to the growing evidence that the Omicron coronavirus variant may be l...

BRAIN DRAIN: SCIENTISTS EXPLAIN WHY NEURONS CONSUME SO MUCH FUEL EVEN WHEN AT REST
BRAIN DRAIN: SCIENTISTS EXPLAIN WHY NEURONS CONSUME SO MUCH FUEL EVEN WHEN AT REST

Pound for pound, the brain consumes vastly more energy than other organs, and, puzzlingly, it rem...

MODERNA SAYS BOOSTER DOSE OF ITS COVID-19 VACCINE PROTECTIVE VS OMICRON
MODERNA SAYS BOOSTER DOSE OF ITS COVID-19 VACCINE PROTECTIVE VS OMICRON

Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) announced that a booster dose of its COVID-19 vaccine appeared to be protect...

ONE IN 100 PATIENTS HOSPITALIZED WITH COVID-19 LIKELY TO DEVELOP NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS
ONE IN 100 PATIENTS HOSPITALIZED WITH COVID-19 LIKELY TO DEVELOP NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS

The largest multi-institutional international study to date on brain complications of COVID-19 ha...

First study: Omicron could be twice as likely to cause a re-infection
First study: Omicron could be twice as likely to cause a re-infection

Omicron could be twice as likely to cause a re-infection than earlier variants, suggests the firs...

OMICRON VS. DELTA – DO WE NEED NEW VACCINES?
OMICRON VS. DELTA – DO WE NEED NEW VACCINES?

The World Health Organization designated Omicron a "variant of concern" just days after the varia...

ASPIRIN IS LINKED WITH 26% RAISED RISK OF HEART FAILURE
ASPIRIN IS LINKED WITH 26% RAISED RISK OF HEART FAILURE

 Aspirin use is associated with a 26% raised risk of heart failure in people with at least one pr...

NEW EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY COVID-19 GUIDANCE LAUNCHED
NEW EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY COVID-19 GUIDANCE LAUNCHED

European Society of Cardiology (ESC) guidance for the diagnosis and management of cardiovascular ...

RESEARCHERS IDENTIFY T-CELL TARGETS FOR FUTURE VACCINES
RESEARCHERS IDENTIFY T-CELL TARGETS FOR FUTURE VACCINES

How some people naturally resist Covid infection, despite clearly being exposed to the virus? Und...

FIRST PILL TO TREAT COVID-19 APPROVED IN THE WORLD
FIRST PILL TO TREAT COVID-19 APPROVED IN THE WORLD

The first pill designed to treat symptomatic COVID-19 has been approved by the UK medicines regul...

NEW DАTA REVEALS IMPACT OF COVID-19 IN PATIENTS WITH NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS
NEW DАTA REVEALS IMPACT OF COVID-19 IN PATIENTS WITH NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

New data for the first time reveals a connection between COVID-19 and its worsening impact on pat...

IRON DEFICIENCY IN MIDDLE AGE - HIGHER RISK OF DEVELOPING HEART DISEASE
IRON DEFICIENCY IN MIDDLE AGE - HIGHER RISK OF DEVELOPING HEART DISEASE

Approximately 10% of new coronary heart disease cases occurring within a decade of middle age cou...

MERCK'S COVID-19 PILL CUTS RISK OF DEATH BY 50%
MERCK'S COVID-19 PILL CUTS RISK OF DEATH BY 50%

Merck & Co Inc's (MRK.N) experimental oral drug for COVID-19  reduced by around 50% the chance of...

HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY NOT LINKED TO RISK OF DEMENTIA, STUDY FINDS
HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY NOT LINKED TO RISK OF DEMENTIA, STUDY FINDS

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is, not linked with an increased risk of developing dementia,  ...

ESC Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronisation therapy launched
ESC Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronisation therapy launched

 The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronisat...

More than half of Indian adults have had first COVID-19 jab
More than half of Indian adults have had first COVID-19 jab

More than half of India's eligible population - some 473 million people - have received at least ...

How to treat keratosis pilaris at home
How to treat keratosis pilaris at home

Tips from board-certified dermatologists to help clear tiny, rough-feeling bumps on the arms and ...