betel nuts are believed to be one of the most popular mind-altering substances in the world.
India has disputed US scientists' findings that the deadly swine flu virus has acquired more virulent mutations in the South Asian country.
WHO calls India a ‘champion’ for curbing tobacco marketing in films.
Doctors campaigning for ethics in medical practice have cautioned that incentives from drug companies may influence doctors to prescribe expensive drugs.
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Ayurveda is the ancient science of natural medicine with roots going to back Vedic India.
An Indian-origin anesthesiologist is among five medical personnel who have been slapped with a multi-million dollar lawsuit.
This comes in the wake of the two nations agreeing to enhance engagement on IPR at the latest bilateral talks.
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References of advanced surgeries are also found in Rigveda considered as first text of universe, created not later than 6000 B.C.
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The growth in the yoga market is reflected in the growth of the Journal itself. Founded in 1975, it now has 10 international editions.
PM Modi was voted as the hottest vegetarian for his strict vegetarian schedule and for practising Yoga on a regular basis.
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India’s birth rate declined dramatically in the last two decades.
A federal grand jury returned a 13-count superseding indictment charging Sreekrishna Cheruvu, 58, of East Amherst New York.
India has also been successful in reducing both child and adult mortality.
The US Senate confirmed President Obama's nominee for surgeon general, ending a long fight over gun control and politics that had left the country without a permanent top doctor for a year and a half.
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Democrats in the US are using their lame-duck majority to vote for an Indian-American physician as the next surgeon general before ceding control of the Senate.
The UN has adopted a resolution declaring June 21st as the International Yoga Day.
A controversial Indian-American abortion docto has been arrested on fraud charges for prescribing abortion-inducing drugs to patients who were not pregnant.
New IVF techniques help design genetically healthy babies in labs
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ndia now has a minister of yoga — and he and his government want their cultural bliss back.
Over the past decade-and-a-half, different startups have leveraged the internet to ease the day-to-day lives of consumers.
Some multinational companies (MNCs) have been delaying the launch of life-saving drugs in India years after getting monopoly rights.
Doctors, patients and WhatsApp push the exotic fruit, owing to its medicinal properties that are believed to help fight the dreaded dengue fever.
There is a little corner of Jerusalem that is forever India.
A Democratic lawmaker has introduced legislation to expedite visas for Indian and Pakistani physicians.
The most important thing is to get back the patient-doctor trust in India.
The longer someone talks over the phone - in terms of hours and years - the more likely is he/she to develop glioma, a deadly form of brain cancer
India’s new government has launched a drive to promote the country’s ancient therapies as it seeks to cash in on the multi-billion dollar global market for holistic medicine.
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