Dhola-Sadiya: Bridge of New Hope Brings North East Closer

Road connectivity in the North-East will see a major transformation when Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the country’s longest river bridge –the Dhola- Sadiya Bridge in Assam today, May 26, 2017. This new, three lane, 9.15 kilometre bridge has been built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, linking Dhola in Assam to Sadiya in Arunachal Pradesh, covering the ...

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Why 32% of Indians Suffer from Thyroid, a Latest Phenomenon?

A study by SRL Diagnostics, also owned by Singh brothers of Fortis, showed that 32% of Indians are suffering from thyroid disorders including thyroid nodules, hyperthyroidism, goiter, thyroiditis and thyroid cancer, with symptoms such as unusual weight gain and hormonal imbalances. It has also thrown light on sub-clinical hypothyroidism, which is the most prevalent form of thyroid disorder and mostly ...

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Marijuana, Without THC, Helps Treat Epilepsy: New Study

A study by NYU Langone Medical Center studied the impact of a medicine made from marijuana after removing its hallucinogenic ingredient THC and found it effective in bringing down epilepsy seizures among children. The medicine called Epidiolex, contains a liquid form of cannabidiol, one of marijuana’s more than 100 ingredients. It doesn’t contain THC, the hallucinogenic ingredient found in marijuana ...

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