Category: Health

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Tobacco Free Kerala Lauds SC Ruling on Pictorial Warnings

The public-health-friendly stance taken by the Supreme Court has been lauded.

Dr. Mamta Ballal

Embracing Folk Medicine for a Healthier Future

Some of Dr. Mamatha’s clinical studies on diarrhoeal organisms are based on folk medicine.


Study Reveals Increase in Obesity among Youth

Meanwhile, South Asia, in particular India, had the most underweight teens and children.


Free Cardiology Camp at Hindlabs on Sept 28

Patients can register for the camp by contacting 9400027969 or 0471-2443445 between 9 am and 5 pm.


Hindlabs at SAT Offers Scanning Facilities at 60 pc Discount

Thiruvananthapuram: After successfully establishing and revolutionizing market rates at MRI Scan facilities at Kozhikode, Thrissur, Alappuzha and Kottayam, HLL –...


Light Drinking in Pregnancy is Little Harmful: Experts

London: Mothers who are consumed by anxiety and guilt for having drunk the odd glass of wine when they are pregnant should be reassured by a new study showing there is...


Breastfeeding in First Hour of Birth Reduces Risk of Neo-Natal Deaths

New Delhi: Breastfeeding in the first hour of birth can reduce the risk of neo-natal deaths by 33 per cent, revealed a survey. According to a survey in India,...


Waft of Flowers Only; Flower Shops to Go Smoke-Free Zones

Thiruvananthapuram: Taking into account of the health of the merchants as well as the customers, flower shops in the city will become smoke-free zones very soon. A...

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SC Allows 25-Week-Old Pregnant Woman for Abortion

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today allowed a Pune-based 25-week-old pregnant woman to abort her fetus keeping in view the fact that her baby in the womb is suffering...


Muneer Calls for Stringent Action on Alleged FGM

Kozhikode: Senior Indian Union Muslim League leader and Deputy Opposition leader in Kerala Assembly Dr M.K. Muneer, MLA today demanded stringent action on alleged Female...