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Sharing Toothbrush or paste leads to bacterial infections: Study

Bacteria can pass on easily if people share toothbrushes and even paste as the bacteria fecal coliforms spread far wide and faster and results in the willies in the intestines, says a study. Traceable to similar studies in the past, bathrooms or washrooms are the focal points of baterial infections coming under researchers’ radar increasingly of late. Lauren Aber of ...

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Baba Ramdev’s Yoga Camp Big Hit in Nepal

Reaching the Himalayas in true sense, Yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s  five-day free yoga camp was attended by thousands of Nepalis on Friday. Ramdev, who arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday to conduct the session at Tundikhel, being organised by the Patanjali Nepal chapter, kicked off the camp today with Nepal Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bamdev Gautam, Irrigation ...

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Delhi Sends Surveillance Teams to Check Swine Flu Treatment

In a bid to tackle the increasing number of swine flu cases in Delhi, the health department has appointed surveillance officers to check the treatment of swine flu at the designated hospitals in the capital to monitor 17 government hospitals, five private hospitals and 8 laboratories. These hospitals been designated by the health department to conduct the swine flu test and ...

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Public Spitting Still Main Cause Spreading TB; Time to Spread Awareness?

While TB or tuberculosis is raising its ugly head again, more than its new drug-resistance character, the root-cause has come under focus. The public spitting, a habit indigenous to India since the ancient times, still persists, say authroties and doctors. One of the worst offenders of public spitting are drivers of vehicles and paan-chewing public and no matter what the ...

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How Lung Cancer Spreads Caught Under Microscope Vividly by UK Researchers

Cancer researchers of UK have made a breakthrough recently when they discovered from microscopic images that the protein ties tethering cells together are severed in lung cancer cells, which means they can break loose and spread lung cancer. A research study published in Cell Reports said these cells break loose and spread around the body, lung cancer cells first chop ...

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Bacterial Phobia: Restrooms not as bad as you may think, say researchers

Toilets at your home are not as unhealthy as you may think but never healthy either, finds a study. In the study, researchers from San Diego State University in California analyzed the abundance of the microbial community on floors, toilet seats and soap dispensers. “We hypothesised that while bacteria would be dispersed rapidly due to toilet flushing, they would not ...

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Time to Push, Spread Ayurveda Worldwide: Health Experts

Centuries-old Indian medical system Ayurva requires to be spread all over the world to get integrated into the public health systems to save healthcare expenditure in many countries, international health experts said in New Delhi on Saturday. Natalia Marzoa Silva of the Cuban health ministry said her government is eager to include Ayurveda in primary and higher medical education in ...

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