Novel test could guide personalised treatment for children with cancer

Novel test could guide personalised treatment for children with cancer

Thursday, 24 January 2019 | IANS | Toronto

Researchers have used a new test for analysing paediatric tumours that may one day guide personalised treatment for children with cancer, according to new research. The new technology can provide results for up to 16 patients in a week. The study showed that by analysing 28 childhood tumour samples from nine cancer...

Tiptop

Tiptop

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | Pioneer

Statistics indicate that there has been an increase of about 300% in the incidence of coronary artery disease (CAD) in Indians, especially in the last three decades. Approximately 12% of those affected are in urban India. Apart from the common risk factors including regular consumption of processed food and a...

DadiKaKehna

DadiKaKehna

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | Roshani Devi

Besides wearing layers of clothing, there are several ways to keep the body warm during cold winter months. ROSHANI DEVI tells you what one can do to keep the chill away  Given that winter has started to play hide and seek especially in North India, it is important to protect...

WarmFoods

WarmFoods

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | Pioneer

Hemp seeds: The Hemp seeds are the seeds of the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa. They are from the same species as cannabis (marijuana) but a different variety. Hemp seeds are rich in healthy fats and essential fatty acids. They are also a great protein source and contain high amounts of...

Stay fit while travelling

Stay fit while travelling

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | Dr Nikita Nadkarni

Want to go on a vacation and be on track with the diet? Dr Nikita Nadkarni tells you how Taking a short or a long vacation is the most ideal way to de-stress and a take a break from our fast-paced lives. In our busy lives, our body is under constant...

Docyard |  Fair and handsome

Docyard | Fair and handsome

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | Dr Anup Dhir

Of late, many people are opting for lazers treatment for hair reduction, skin rejuvenation and skin lesions. Lazers are medical devices, which produce high-energy, focused beams of intense, single-coloured light, and heat which have been found— through ongoing research and extensive clinical experience — to selectively interact, in very useful...

The master mineral

The master mineral

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | Dr Swati Sanghvi

Magnesium-rich foods help in strengthening bones and muscles, says Dr Swati Sanghvi Magnesium is an important mineral as it contributes to fortifying human health, especially bones and muscles. It is known to be the fourth and most abundant mineral found in the human body, and is often referred to as the...

Only 13% of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions appropriate: Study

Only 13% of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions appropriate: Study

Monday, 21 January 2019 | IANS | New York

Researchers have found that only 13 per cent of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions were appropriate. The study, published in The British Journal of Medicine (BMJ), also found that 23 per cent of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions were inappropriate and 28 per cent were not associated with any diagnosis code at all -- suggesting...

State Editions

Minister claims record sugar production

20 February 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Maya flays Modi’s visit to Ravidas temple

20 February 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Army jawan cremated with full state honour

20 February 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

No place for terror in Islam: Dargah

20 February 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

SP calls booth-level meet

20 February 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

BJP celebrating first year anniv

20 February 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer