World Immunization Week - 'Protected Together: Vaccines Work'

Chennai, April 25 -- Highlights : * World Immunization Week is observed globally from 24th - 30th April to raise awareness about the importance of vaccination and to protect millions of //people of a... Read More

Pickles: The Sweet and Sour Treat

Chennai, April 25 -- Overview Pickles are a crunchy snack and a spicy savory treat since 2400 B.C. They are the tasty and delicious outcome of preserving seasonal food items like green mangoes, chill... Read More

World Malaria Day: 'Zero Malaria Starts With Me'

Chennai, April 24 -- Highlights: * World Malaria Day is observed on the 25th of April every year * The main aim of the campaign is to provide education and understanding of malaria as a preventable ... Read More

Benefits of Celery

Chennai, April 24 -- About This super food has large amounts of plant hormones and essential oils, which give celery a very characteristic smell. We have numerous wonder plants, which we rave about ... Read More

World Meningitis Day: 'Life After Meningitis'

Chennai, April 23 -- Highlights: * World Meningitis Day is observed annually on 24th April * It aims to raise awareness about// the symptoms, treatment, and prevention of meningitis * This year 201... Read More

Parry-Romberg Syndrome

Chennai, April 23 -- What is Parry-Romberg Syndrome? Parry-Romberg syndrome (PRS) is a rare condition in which there is progressive gradual shrinkage and degeneration of the skin, muscles and soft ti... Read More

Fish: The Best and The Worst

Chennai, April 22 -- About Seafood is a good source of high quality protein, nutrients and omega 3 fatty acids. Fish is also a great diet food since it is low in calories and saturated fats, high in ... Read More

7 Ways How Writing by Hand Improves Brain Power

Chennai, April 22 -- Writing by Hand Boosts Brain Power In today's tech-dependent world of smartphones and laptops, it is not surprising that most kids are more comfortable using a keyboard than a pe... Read More

Gene Therapy More Safe and Effective for Curing Beta-thalassemia

Chennai, April 22 -- Highlights: * The cost and effectiveness of gene therapy was analyzed against hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) * The results indicate that while gene therapy was /... Read More

CRISPR Gene Editing can Treat Deadly Lung Diseases Before Birth

Chennai, April 20 -- Highlights: * Surfactant is a lipoprotein mixture which is important for normal lung functioning * Mutations in the surfactant genes lead to fatal lung diseases like surfactant ... Read More