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People are more concerned about their health at start of the week than weekends

Washington, Apr 19: A new study analyzing weekly patterns in health-related Google searches reveals a recurring pattern that could be leveraged to improve public health strategies.

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People scan internet for health early in week: Study

New York, April 19: Do you scan internet looking for topics on how to improve your health early in the week and switch to lifestyle and soft searches on weekends?

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96-year-old Delhi man succesfully undergoes bypass surgery

New Delhi, April 18: One of the oldest patients to undergo an open heart bypass surgery in India, a 96-year-old man recently underwent the life-saving procedure and was discharged from hospital Friday, doctors said.

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Obesity can aggravate bone and muscle loss

New York, April 18: Did you know that obesity may result in deterioration of bone density and muscle mass?

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Embrace daily massage to improve health

New York, April 18: Love massage?

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Scientists identify target for treating dengue

New York, April 18: In a significant discovery, researchers have identified a target for dengue fever that can help develop vaccines for the deadly disease that has infected over 100 million people worldwide so far.

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Obamacare enrollment hits eight million mark

Washington, April 18: US President Barack Obama announced Thursday that eight million people have signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act and 35 percent of them are under the age of 35, surpassing projections about the programme’s first year performance.

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Singapore puts country’s hospitals on alert for MERS-CoVc virus

Singapore, April 17: Singapore authorities have put all hospitals in the country on alert for any cases of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus ((MERS-CoV) after a case was confirmed in neighbouring Malaysia.

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Leeches can fix torn ear!

New York, April 17: Believe it or not! A 19-year-old woman in the US who lost her ear to a dog attack got it back with the help of a few leeches.

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