How vaccines saved lives globally and improved life expectancy – in five charts

[ad_1] We know vaccines have been a miracle for public health. Now, new research led by the World Health Organization has found vaccines have saved an estimated 154 million lives in the past 50 years from 14 different diseases. Most...

With food and play, Argentinean health initiative goes the extra mile to tackle child malnutrition

[ad_1] A weary rhythm marks the hours over the humble dwellings on the dirt streets in Herrera. I have only been for a short time in this town 150 kilometres from the capital of Santiago del Estero, where 2,000 people...

Why are lung cancer screening rates so poor?

[ad_1] Many medical organisations have been recommending lung cancer screening for decades for those at high risk of developing the disease. But in 2022, less than 6% of people in the US eligible for screening actually got screened. Compared with...

Ceiling price for cardiac stents fixed

[ad_1] <!-- --> NPPA warns of action against firms, individuals violating new price regime Published Date - 8 May 2024, 12:47 AM Hyderabad: To ensure the costs of life-saving cardiac stents remain under the price control...

Naturopathy can help treat blood clots

[ad_1] According to Ayush specialists in Hyderabad, autohemo therapy is a process wherein blood is drawn from a vein and reintroduced into a muscle in injection forms. Published Date - 5 May 2024, 11:20 PM   Hyderabad: A century-old alternative...

Drinking less, or none at all, is better for your health

[ad_1] Alcohol has been found to contribute to over 200 health conditions including cancer and heart problems, and so drinking guidelines are changing /health/wellness/drinking-less-or-none-at-all-is-better-for-your-health-111714444799698.html 111714444799698 story It’s wine time. Beer Thirty. Happy hour. Five o’clock somewhere. Maybe it's also time...

Why you should have an ice bath

[ad_1] Athletes take ice baths for recovery all the time. Here's why you should also consider including some cold water immersion therapy into your post-workout routine /health/fitness/fitness-exercise-ice-bath-recovery-workout-111714353605416.html 111714353605416 story From Kolkata to Mumbai and New Delhi to Bengaluru, the temperatures...

Efforts needed to contain C-sections

[ad_1] <!-- --> Based on the National Family Health Survey-5 (2019-20), Telangana tops the nation in caesarean sections. In urban centres of Telangana, 65 per cent of pregnancies and in rural areas 59% of the pregnancies are caesarean sections. Published...

A new study reveals that having flat feet is…absolutely normal

[ad_1] The study by Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Canada lays rest to the belief that having flat feet predisposes individuals to pain and musculoskeletal problems /health/wellness/asymptomatic-flat-feet-normal-musculoskeletal-problems-orthopaedic-shoes-111714276281203.html 111714276281203 story For many decades, if not centuries, researchers, medical professionals and the...

Busting fitness myths: a guide to what you should focus on in your fitness journey

[ad_1] Exhausting yourself or sweating excessively in a workout does not equate to a good workout. Here's a list of misconceptions to undo on your fitness journey /health/fitness/busting-fitness-myths-weight-loss-sweating-soreness-strength-training-111714268910248.html 111714268910248 story “I love these dance fitness sessions because I sweat and...
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