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Here are 8 benefits you can drive from magic of black seed oil 22.7.2018 DNA: Opinion
Schizophrenia Parkinson’s disease Thymol: The active ingredient that gives thyme essential oil its medicinal properties, thymol is a natural monoterpene that holds a number of useful qualities. For example: It is commonly used as a tuberculocide and virucides to kill TB and various viruses. It is used as a medical and general-purpose disinfectant. It is a rapidly degrading, non-persisting pesticide. It is also used in food flavourings, perfumes, mouthwashes and even cosmetics. These incredible phytochemicals lead to all kinds of amazing black seed oil benefits — which I’m about to share with you now! Helps Fight Cancer Thanks to its potent phytochemicals and antioxidant capabilities, black seed oil has been shown to help naturally treat cancer. Croatian scientists evaluated the antitumor activity of thymoquinone and thymohydroquinone using an animal model study and discovered that these two phytochemicals found in black seed oil resulted in a 52 % decrease in tumour cells. In vitro research in recent ...
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Refugee health services on track, says UN agency 21.7.2018 Central Chronicle
United Nations, Despite record numbers of people fleeing conflict and natural disasters globally, vital health services have been largely able to cope, the United Nations refugee agency has said; although communicable diseases, anaemia and stunting remain areas of concern. The annual review of health cover in dozens of emergencies and ongoing operations, published by the Office […]
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Shri J P Nadda addresses 8th BRICS Health Ministers’ Meeting at Durban; highlights the achievements of India in the health sector 20.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
“India affirms strong support for TB cooperation plan in every aspect as agreed upon in the 6th BRICS Health Ministers’ meeting held in Delhi in 2016 and in the first High-Level Meeting of the UN General Assembly on Ending Tuberculosis.
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Delhi government to issue orders to private hospitals to increase bed capacity 20.7.2018 DNA: India
The Delhi government will issue an order to all the private hospitals and nursing homes to increase beds to cater to patients suffering from vector-borne diseases, in view of the monsoon season. In addition, 500 fever clinics would be established in different healthcare facilities across the national Capital to deal with the cases of vector-borne diseases. A meeting was held on Wednesday to review the preparedness and status of the actions taken for the prevention and control of vector-borne diseases like dengue, malaria, chikungunya and seasonal influenza. A special emphasis was on the across the border transmission of vector-borne diseases. "A good intersectoral cross-border coordination would be in place so that, if, there was an increasing trend of vector-borne diseases in any of the neighbouring states and districts, timely control measures could be taken in other adjoining areas like Sonipat, Rewari, Rohtak, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Mewat, Baghpat, Ghaziabad, Hapur, Gautam Budh Nagar," the statement ...
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6 Side Effects Of Papayas You Should Know 19.7.2018 NDTV Food - Latest
While papaya is celebrated for its many benefits, it has certain side effects, too, if consumed in excess
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FINANCIAL PLANNING: What they don't teach you at Harvard Business Scho... 19.7.2018 DNA: Bangalore
FINANCIAL PLANNING: What they don't teach you at Harvard Business Scho...
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Diabetes Mellitus: New Study Raises Hope On Type-1 Diabetes Vaccine 17.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
According to a study published in the journal Nature Partner Journal Vaccines, a generic vaccine may help lower the blood sugar level of patients with type-1 diabetes, decreasing their need for...
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Japanese Encephalitis claims 2 in Sipajhar 17.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Japanese Encephalitis claims 2 in Sipajhar
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Mass radio campaign saves thousands of child lives in Africa 17.7.2018 Reuters: World News
A mass radio campaign in Burkina Faso led to a significant rise in sick children getting medical attention and could prove one of the most cost-effective ways to save young lives in poor countries, researchers said on Tuesday.
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Why Is Delhi Waterlogged Every Time It Rains: Court Asks Authorities 17.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Taking note of the recurring waterlogging problem in Delhi during rainfall, the high court today demanded answer from the AAP government and civic bodies about the steps taken to prevent the city from...
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Speak up Delhi: Unending woes of Sangam Vihar residents, no relief from AAP government 16.7.2018 DNA: Top News
Nestled in posh south Delhi, Sangam Vihar which is touted to be one of the biggest unauthorised colonies in the country is a picture of utter neglect. Grappling with acute power and water shortage, the area has a host of other problems that have forced its residents to live in extremely deplorable conditions. The colony is notorious for water shortage every summer season. The problem is so drastic that fights over water erupt regularly. A man was murdered in June over a dispute that was triggered by laying of water, showing how life here was cheaper than water. Residents claim that it has been more than 15 years that they have been waiting for pipelines to be laid but the ruling parties have failed to keep their promise.  The shortage has led to influential people forming their gangs to provide water to residents, and this too results in gun battles during peak summer season. While they struggle for water to run in taps, the monsoon brings its own share of woes for them with flooded roads. A short spell ...
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Supreme Court comes down hard against garbage mess in Delhi, waterlogging in Mumbai 10.7.2018 Zee News : India National
Supreme Court slapped fines on 10 states and two union territories for not filing their affidavits on their policies for solid waste management strategy.
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"Delhi Buried Under Garbage, Mumbai Sinking": Top Court Slams Government 10.7.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Delhi is getting buried under mounds of garbage and Mumbai is sinking under water, but the government is doing nothing, the Supreme Court said today. It fined 10 states and two union territories for...
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Mumbai sinking, Delhi being buried under garbage, but govt does nothing: SC 10.7.2018 Rediff: News
'When the courts intervene, we are attacked for judicial activism'
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Sunglasses And Chocolates: Eight Boys Rescued From Thai Cave Recovering 10.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The first eight boys rescued from a Thai cave are in decent physical and mental health with some even asking for chocolate, but they remain in hospital and under psychological observation for any...
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54 Malaria, 33 Dengue Cases Reported In Delhi Since February 9.7.2018 NDTV News - Cities
Cases of vector-borne diseases are usually reported between July and November, but the period may stretch to mid-December.
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To prevent malaria, BMC screens kin of patients in Mumbai 9.7.2018 DNA: Bangalore
To prevent malaria, BMC screens kin of patients in Mumbai
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Record Rise In Monkey Bites, Close To 900 Cases Reported So Far In Shimla 8.7.2018 NDTV News - Cities
Two and a half-year-old Vedansh was playing with a plastic doll at his home in Khalini locality in Shimla on June 30 when a monkey bit him.
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Over 100 Dengue Cases Recorded In Health Minister JP Nadda's Hometown 8.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
With over 110 confirmed dengue cases reported in less than a week from the town of Bilaspur in Himachal Pradesh, a central team is reaching there to deal with the situation, officials said on Sunday.
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Zoonoses Day observed 7.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Zoonoses Day observed
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