Medication(Search results - 17)
Coronavirus IndiaApr 22, 2021, 1:00 PM IST
Centre allocates Remdesivir stocks till April 30; Maharashtra, Gujarat, UP get bulk of doses
The Centre has advised the states to promote the judicious use of the anti-viral drug, listed as investigational therapy. State governments have been told to take strict action against possible hoarding and black marketing of the medication.
Top StoriesApr 21, 2021, 5:24 PM IST
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tests positive for coronavirus
"This is to inform you all that I have tested COVID positive today. I am taking medication and treatment as per the advice of my doctors. Request all those who have come in my contact recently to be observant, and get themselves tested," he tweeted.
LifestyleMar 11, 2021, 1:45 PM IST
World Kidney Day: Here are tips to keep your kidneys healthy
Given the growing burden of chronic kidney disease, Dr Rohan Augustine's message on this World Kidney Day would be to control diabetes and hypertension, avoid unnecessary pain medications, follow a healthy diet and exercise and keep a watch on your kidney number (creatinine) and urine analysis for proteinuria.
HealthFeb 24, 2021, 11:44 AM IST
Cancer is a deadly disease; to prevent it, here are 6 lifestyle changes to follow
Cancer is still one of the deadliest diseases that do not have any proper medication. But here are 6 lifestyle changes that might help you to prevent it.
FoodJan 31, 2021, 4:16 PM IST
Acidity: Adding cloves to your diet can keep tummy troubles away
While there are medications that can relieve you from the worsening pain; some natural ingredients also provide instant relief, one of which is cloves.
LifestyleDec 30, 2020, 4:49 PM IST
Sleep tips: 8 steps to a good night's sleep
Throughout one’s life, sleep plays an essential role in maintaining health and general well-being. Having enough quality of sleep improves one’s mental and physical health. It is generally said that during sleep, the body gets adequately charged to work the next day efficiently. Sleep deficiency potentially increases the risk of chronic health-related besides affecting our thinking and reacting patterns.
LifestyleNov 14, 2020, 9:54 AM IST
World Diabetes Day: Proper diet, exercise, scheduled medications and correct lifestyle are must
Today is World Diabetes Day. Diabetes patients across the world have been living amid perpetual risk of contracting the coronavirus. Diabetes is a chronic and progressive disease. The disease should be properly managed to avoid complications. Here are 10 things you can do to manage diabetes and avoid complication. Dr Suchismitha Rajamanya, Consultant–Internal Medicine at Manipal Hospitals in Bengaluru, highlights 10 things you should not do to if you have diabetes.
IndiaOct 31, 2020, 1:41 PM IST
Kolkata police saves elderly man’s life in Kasba
The Superintendent of Kasba police station saved the life of an ailing 66-year-old man. The man’s health condition deteriorated after he returned from hospital. His family members called several doctors for treatment but nobody responded. At last, they called the Kasba police station for help. The SI immediately took up the case and went to the patient’s house along with a doctor. The patient felt better after he was given medication.
HealthSep 23, 2020, 1:40 PM IST
Check out the demerits of self-medication before practising it
Did you know, self-medication can also border on being a disorder! Once you discover that specific actions or effects of a drug or homemade concoction relieve pain, you tend to believe what you are doing is right.
HealthSep 11, 2020, 2:32 PM IST
Can AIDS spread by kissing an infected person? Myths and facts you shouldn't miss
AIDS stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. HIV stands for Human immunodeficiency virus. This virus causes AIDS, which is often not fatal, but with required medication can be kept under control. Today, we list out some myths and facts of AIDS.
WORLDAug 24, 2020, 4:32 PM IST
Coronavirus: BP drugs may improve COVID-19 survival rates, finds study
The researchers, including those from Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, analysed what the impact of these medications is for people with COVID-19
IndiaJun 21, 2020, 5:56 PM IST
Coronavirus: Glenmark launches drug Favipiravir to treat mild to moderate COVID-19 cases
In a major coronavirus treatment breakthrough, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals' FabiFlu is the first oral favipiravir-approved medication in India for the treatment of COVID-19.
Coronavirus Health TipsMar 27, 2020, 3:15 PM IST
COVID-19: How can I build my immune system?
Amidst the deadly coronavirus scare, there are some positive news coming that nearly 80,000 people recovered in China only because of strong immune system. Health experts say that if one develops good immune system, the impact of the virus can be minimised and with good medications, faster healing can be expected.
NEWSSep 14, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
Bengaluru: RTO officer suspected to be drunk, suffers heart attack; passes away
RTO officer who was beaten up for ramming into an autorickshaw on the suspicion that he was drunk has passed away in Bengaluru. The RTO officer was under medication and was ill for 3 days.
NEWSAug 28, 2019, 4:36 PM IST
Rise in dengue cases puts BBMP on alert; officials warn against self-medication
With over 5,800 cases, Bengaluru tops the list of dengue cases in Karnataka. According to doctors, intermittent rains, storage practices are the reason for the spike in cases. Health officials have warned against self-medication