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CNG Vehicles Pose Threat to Health: New CSIR Study

CNG or “Compressed natural gas” is essentially methane preserved at an elevated pressure, and is known to produce less unfavorable gases as compared to known fuel choices like petrol, diesel and LPG. Owing to it being lighter in comparison to air it spreads faster when discharged in the air. Nevertheless, a new study by the Council of Scientific and Industrial ...

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Acute asthma stops responding to treatment: Study

According to a new research, patients suffering from acute asthma fail to react to the mainstay treatment of the disease – high doses of corticosteroids, which work perfectly in low doses only on those who suffer from low level asthma. In case of acute asthma, the patient’s airways get swollen and narrow to harm the breathing. Dr. Anuradha Ray, an Indian-origin ...

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