Bacteriophages: An answer to antibiotic resistance

India, Nov. 21 -- Research on new antibiotics have hit a wall. Bacteriophages that kill disease-causing bacteria provide an alternative treatment Every two to three months, Ritam Das, Saroj Chaudhary... Read More

Ill health is pushing people to suicides, mental illness among top worries

India, Nov. 13 -- More than a sixth of suicides inIndia in 2016due to health reasons More than a sixth of suicides in India were due to 'illness', according to data recently released by the National ... Read More

Diseases linked to a degraded environment continue to ravage India

India, Oct. 31 -- Despite the increasing burden respiratory infections and water borne disease, the budgetary allowance for health has steadily dipped in the last few years, according to the National ... Read More

Research on fundamental cell process wins Medicine Nobel 2019

India, Oct. 7 -- William Kaelin, Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza had described how a cell senses and adapts to the level of oxygen available William Kaelin, Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza have b... Read More

'Climate change reversal unlikely; mantra is to adapt'

India, Sept. 25 -- Down To Earth speaks to Anjal Prakash, associate professor, Regional Water Studies, TERI School of Advanced Studies, on the IPCCReport's latest report on the oceans and cryosphere ... Read More