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Shortage of HIV testing kits hits patients

Shortage of HIV testing kits hits patients

Press Club of India, Indian Tehalka News Following an acute shortage of the first-level HIV testing kits in the State, testing has almost come to a standstill in the government-ru ...

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PepsiCo to focus on health related drinks

PepsiCo to focus on health related drinks

Press Club of India, Indian Tehalka News The company has on Thursday launched a new product under Mountain Dew brands -Game Fuel - targeting the gaming community. In order to tap ...

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Bad blood: 2,234 get HIV after transfusion

Bad blood: 2,234 get HIV after transfusion

Press Club of India, Indian Tehalka News No action taken against hospitals or blood banks, says RTI activist. In the last 17 months alone, 2,234 persons across India have been inf ...

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Potassium bromate in same cancer class as coffee

Potassium bromate in same cancer class as coffee

Press Club of India, Indian Tehalka News Less toxic than processed and red meat. Potassium bromate, the chemical additive widely prevalent in bread and refined flour and associate ...

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Injectable vaccine to prevent re-emergence of polio launched

Injectable vaccine to prevent re-emergence of polio launched

press club of india, Indian Tehalka News An injectable vaccine to prevent re-emergence of polio was launched today by the government and it will be administered in addition to pol ...

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Tuberculosis ranks alongside HIV as leading killer worldwide: WHO report

Tuberculosis ranks alongside HIV as leading killer worldwide: WHO report

press club of india, Indian Tehalka News In 2014, tuberculosis (TB) killed 1.5 million people, 400,000 of whom were HIV-positive, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wedne ...

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Skin bank declared open in city hospital

Skin bank declared open in city hospital

press club of india, Indian Tehalka News To help treat burn victims, a bank that will store skin retrieved from cadavers was commissioned in the city on Wednesday. Patients with t ...

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Infant from Pakistan has face reconstructed

Infant from Pakistan has face reconstructed

press club of india, Indian Tehalka News Noman Arshad was born with a rare disease which had prevented the bones on his face from fusing. After 18 months, he has finally received ...

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Using a diabetes drug to treat TB shows promise

Using a diabetes drug to treat TB shows promise

press club of india, Indian Tehalka News Thanks to metformin, a drug that is commonly prescribed for type 2 diabetes patients, treating TB — both the drug-sensitive and drug-resis ...

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Ebola drug to be tested

Ebola drug to be tested

press club of india, Indian Tehalka News Chimerix Inc said its experimental broad-spectrum antiviral was one of two agents to be tested in a trial in confirmed Ebola patients in W ...

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