Too much screen time could increase risk of depression in children, teens: study

Too much screen time could increase risk of depression in children, teens: study

New U.S. research has found that just one hour of screen time can affect children’s and teens’ behavior. Even children as young as two are at risk of higher levels of anxiety and depression due to time spent on smartphones or watching television. The study, by researchers at San Diego State University and the University […]

Now, Jodhpur district collector suffering from deadly swine flu

Now, Jodhpur district collector suffering from deadly swine flu

District Collector of Jodhpur Dr Ravikumar Surpur is suffering from swine flu, confirmed Chief Medical and Health Officer, Dr Sunil Kumar Bisht on Tuesday. Earlier, the collector tested positive of swine flu during an investigation at a private hospital in Jodhpur. The doctors there gave Surpur antiviral Tamiflu tablet which is widely used in the […]

It’s rare, but men can get breast cancer too. Here’s how to spot the signs

It’s rare, but men can get breast cancer too. Here’s how to spot the signs

Last year, 60 men in Canada died of breast cancer. The disease in men is rare, making up less than one per cent of all cancers, but experts like Shawn Chirrey, senior manager, analysis at the Canadian Cancer Society said men shouldn’t ignore the symptoms. “People automatically assume breast cancer is exclusive to women, but […]

Medical department Mon aims full coverage of Measles Rubella

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Radiation therapy cuts low risk of recurrence of breast cancer

Washington: According to a recent study, a subset of patients with low-risk breast cancer is highly unlikely to see cancer return following breast conservation surgery but can lower that risk even further with radiation therapy. These 12-year follow-up data from the only prospective, randomized trial to compare recurrence outcomes after treatment for low-risk ductal carcinoma […]

Chennai: Decks cleared for release of Tamil film Sarkar

Chennai: Decks cleared for release of Tamil film Sarkar

Chennai: Decks have been cleared for the release of Tamil film Sarkar, starring popular film star Vijay, scheduled to be released on November 6, with the parties to a suit agreeing to resolve the issue over the story of the film in terms of a compromise arrived at between them. The parties to the suit […]