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Health

Acetaminophen helps in alleviating postoperative shivering

Postoperative shivering causes significant pain and discomfort.

23 Oct 2017 12:33 PM

Arthritis ups risk of lung disease in women

Early symptoms include frequent chest infections and chesty coughs.

23 Oct 2017 12:16 PM

Week-long erection forces man to have penis amputated

Taiwan patient felt his manhood was ‘about to explode’, doctors discover it is cancer.

23 Oct 2017 11:52 AM

Sex injuries in men have gone up by four times in last five years

Expert admits that the rise in reports is due to people being less ashamed of their sexual experiences.

23 Oct 2017 10:42 AM

Mums who give birth in winter, spring less likely to have postnatal depression

PPD typically arises from a combination of hormonal changes, psychological adjustments to motherhood and fatigue, say US researchers.

23 Oct 2017 8:51 AM

Raw food sold in Kolkata has Lead concentration far above permissible limit

Concentration found in raw food materials is very high compared to threshold value of 2.5mg/kg.

23 Oct 2017 8:40 AM

Ketamine may treat migraine unresponsive to other medications

Drug is used to induce general anaesthesia but also provides powerful pain control for patients with painful conditions in lower doses.

23 Oct 2017 8:26 AM

Symptoms of heart attack in diabetics may not be felt

People with diabetes are three times more likely to die from heart disease than the general population.

23 Oct 2017 8:10 AM

Don’t let smoke blind you

Research says that women exposed to smoke from gas stoves are at a higher risk of developing cataract.

23 Oct 2017 12:24 AM

Jolie effect spiked breast cancer testing: study

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22 Oct 2017 3:07 PM