Irrfan Khan: I have been diagnosed with Neuroendocrine Tumour

Irrfan Khan released a statement revealing the disease he has been suffering from. The actor is diagnosed with Neuroendocrine Tumor. In a statement, he wrote, “The unexpected makes us grow, which is what the past few days have been about. Learning that I have been diagnosed with Neuroendocrine Tumour as of now has admittedly been […]

Stephen Hawking, physicist who came to symbolize the power of the human mind, dies at 76

Stephen W. Hawking, the British theoretical physicist who overcame a devastating neurological disease to probe the greatest mysteries of the cosmos and become a globally celebrated symbol of the power of the human mind, has died, a family spokesman told the Associated Press. He was 76. Unable to move a muscle, speechless but for a […]

Doctors Ignored Signs Of Deadly Condition, She Says. Now She Has No Legs, Fingers.

Magdalena Malec is suing the hospital for failing to identify the warning signs of sepsis and prevent a tragedy that has changed her life. It was supposed to be a joyous and memorable time: Magdalena Malec was pregnant with her third child, and her other two were no doubt counting down the days until Christmas. […]

Apple’s Healthcare Programme to Target 1 Million Women by 2020

Apple is aiming to expand the benefits of an awareness programme, launched in India and China last year to encourage women workers to focus on personal health, to over 1 million women by 2020, the technology giant said on Thursday. In 2017, Apple introduced the special health programme for women with suppliers in India and China. […]

For Right To Die With Dignity, Court Allows Passive Euthanasia: 10 Points

Passive Euthanasia: The guidelines focus on who will execute the will and the role of a medical board in permitting passive euthanasia. 1. The “living will” authorises the withdrawal of life-support system for patients suffering from terminal and irreversible illnesses. Patients can give explicit instructions in advance about the medical treatment to be administered when […]

Amir Khan Paid Medical Bills of Kalpana Lajmi

Kalpana Lajmi, director of Daman, rushed to hospital as cancer worsens. Aamir Khan contributes to medical bill Award-winning director of women-centric films like Daman and Rudali, Kalpana Lajmi, has been battling kidney cancer for months, and was rushed to hospital on November 6 as her condition worsened. Lajmi has been bedridden for six months and […]

Telangana: Shantha Biotechnics supplies 20 mn doses of polio vaccine

The company said in a statement that Polio is a highly infectious disease caused by a virus and one in 200 infections leads to irreversible paralysis (usually in the legs). Hyderabad: Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, on Tuesday said its affiliate Shantha Biotechnics has completed delivery of 20 million doses of Inactivated Polio […]

8 skin care tips to glow this festive season: Celebrate Diwali with a glowing skin

The festival of lights Diwali is here. And we can’t wait to deck ourselves in the best clothes and accessories and make most of the festive celebrations. But in the midst of all the dressing up and accessorizing don’t make the blunder of missing out on tending to your skin. After all, it is your […]

Three men share their experiences with mental illness on World Mental Health Day

One in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem in their lives – it could be an acquaintance, the person sitting next to you – it could be you. As part of World Mental Health Day, we’re publishing a series of articles about mental health. Today, we start by interviewing three […]

10 most famous women who won their battle against depression

  Michael Douglas’s throat cancer took a heavy toll on wife Catherine Zeta-Jones. After being diagnosed with bipolar II depression, she entered a treatment facility. “I never wanted to be as open about it as I was. I have a British stiff-upper-lip mentality, it wasn’t something I wanted to shout from the rooftops. But when […]