Anuradha Mascarenhas The Indian Express Group
Wednesday 5 June '13Yoga instructor Datta Kohinkar Patil was given the Ashok Mitra award by the Samrat Ashok Sarvagin Development Society on June 1 at Acharya Atre Sabhagriha.
Wednesday 5 June '13After losing her first child to Pompey’s disease and then having three abortions due to the same, city-based Subhangani had lost all hopes of ever experiencing the joy of motherhood.
Tuesday4 June '13The NIV study was published in the journal PloS One on May 15
Saturday1 June '13The initial crackdown on sonography centres and doctors in Pune district seems to have paid off, as more than a 30-point jump has been witnessed in the girl/boy birth ratio within a period of one year...
Thursday30 May '13Gutkha and pan masala, worth Rs 1.95 crore, seized in the past nine months.
Thursday30 May '13Half of top-grossing 'youth-rated' films released in 2006-08 showed tobacco usage, says a study.
Wednesday29 May '13Dr Ramesh Murti, a Pune-based eye surgeon, recently became the only Indian to be given the American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement award.
Tuesday28 May '13The intervention of women's groups can bring down maternal and neonatal mortality, according to a study that assessed seven trials in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Malawi.
Wednesday22 May '13Retinoblastoma, a type of eye cancer, is easy to detect and has 95 percent cure rate.
Thursday16 May '13For celebrities like Hollywood actor Angelina Jolie, a decision to remove her breasts, as daring as it may sound, has reduced her risk of cancer by more than 80 per cent.
Monday13 May '13Results of studies for a locally-made vaccine to be announced today
Monday13 May '13Maharashtra has led the way in standardising an operative protocol for forensic medical examination of rape victims, including doing away
Sunday12 May '13Even as Chinese scientists have indicated that the new avian influenza A H7N9 virus may have at least four origins, the National Institute of Virology (NIV) has stepped up surveillance on migratory bi...
Thursday9 May '13City Anchor: Cord blood stem cells from unrelated donors play critical role in treating genetic disorders.
Thursday9 May '13City Anchor: Thalassaemia Society of Pune ties up with university to make life easier for patients.
Wednesday24 April '13Experiencing prolonged power cuts and then waiting for several more hours before a lineman comes to fix the fault?
Thursday18 April '13Call centre getting ready; for ambulances dial 108.
Wednesday17 April '13Surgeons express concern about a rise in number of road accidents & their resultant complications, particularly among youngsters.
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