Navigation Links
Nadu in Medical News

Textile City Tirupur in Tamil Nadu Tops in Pollution Generation

Tamil Nadu textile city Tirupur, which has nearly 720 dyeing units, is ranked topmost in terms of generating hazardous waste. According to a study commissioned by the state's pollution watchdog, Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, an estimated 8,33,365.75 tons of hazardous waste is generate...

Village Panchayat in Tamil Nadu Bans Tobacco Consumption

Setting an example for others to follow, the Varanavasi Village Panchayat near Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu has imposed a ban on tobacco consumption among villagers . Aghast over an ever-increasing trend of tobacco consumption, the village panchayat unanimously passed a resolution to ban the e...

Tamil Nadu Orders Probe into Operation by Minor

The Tamil Nadu government has ordered an inquiry into the alleged incident of a 15-year-old boy performing a caesarean section operation, an official said Thursday. In April, Dileepan Raj, a Class X student, performed a caesarean section operation under his parents' supervision at the Math...

Tamil Nadu Doctor Denies His Teenaged Son's Surgery feat; Terms It Conspiracy

A doctor in Tamil Nadu, who allegedly tried to get his 15-year-old son into the record books by allowing him to perform a caesarean operation , today said the accusation was a ploy by his detractors to defame him. Dr. Murugan rubbished the media reports that he made a video recording of his ...

Doctors in Tamil Nadu Reluctant to Serve in Backward Pockets

Health Minister K.K.S.S.R. Ramachandran of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu told the Legislative Assembly on March 28 that doctors were reluctant// to join duty in the relatively backward pockets of the state. Consequently as many as ten districts went without proper medical care, he not...

Tamil Nadu Checks AIDS Spread

Top on the list of HIV/AIDS most-affected states, Tamil Nadu has managed to keep the numbers of infected from growing, thanks to a unique support programme// . The Tamilnadu Aids Initiative (TAI) has in the two years of its existence become a model for other states to emulate. The Bill and Me...

Anti-AIDS Plan for 1,000 Tamil Nadu Colleges

Tamil Nadu Saturday kick-started an HIV/AIDS control initiative to bring 1,000 higher educational institutions under the 'Red Ribbon Club' (RRC).// State Governor S.S. Barnala called on varsity vice-chancellors and principals to "take it as their personal and onerous responsibility to chalk ou...

Villagers in Tamil Nadu Take Part in Diabetes Pilot Project

As many as 2,300 people in a Tamil Nadu village and over 60 doctors are taking part in a research project to study diabetes complications.// A medical technology company, DyAnsys India, has begun the study in association with the Tirunelveli Medical College at the Ariyanayakipuram village, nea...

Centre Willing to Help Tamil Nadu to Promote Indigenous Medicine

Centre was willing to help Tamil Nadu in promoting Indian Systems of Medicine and the government was now preparing a project report to be submitted to it in this regard // , state Health Minister K K S S R Ramachandran, said today. The state government was keen to set up an Ayurveda college a...

Tamil Nadu Emerging As Model State In Public Health Care: Governor

Tamil Nadu is emerging as a model state in public health for the rest of the country and its health care system has achieved international renown, Governor Surjit Singh Barnala said today. // 'Several medical colleges, medical education and research institutes and health care centres contribu...

More>>

Nadu in Biological News

Reduction in parasite infections ahead for India

... each year. A delegation led by Dr Gerry Brennan from the School of Biological Sciences at Queen's has been invited to Alagappa University in Tamil nadu in southern India to share its expertise at the International Colloquium on Emerging Biotechnologies in Agriculture, Animal Health and Productivity wh...

UT researchers find link between advertising and increased tobacco use among India's youth

... and eighth graders, was produced in collaboration with Indian organizations Health Related Information Dissemination Amongst Youth in Delhi and Tamil nadu Voluntary Health Association in Chennai. The researchers found that 37 percent of youth in the study had seen tobacco advertising in more than four...

Entomological Society announces 2007 award winners

...llow at Universidade Federal do Paran in Curitiba, Brazil. Rajagopalbabu Srinivasan (Pacific Branch) obtained his M.S. in entomology from Tamil nadu Agricultural University. His M.S. research revealed that the granulosis virus of diamondback moth, in conjunction with insecticides, mitigated pestici...
Nadu in Biological Technology

Siemens to Launch PETNET Services in India

...of Chennai and the surrounding community is a giant step in making this dream a reality." Currently, there is no PET-CT in the Indian state of Tamil nadu due to a critical lack of F18-FDG, which has a half-life of only 110 minutes (losing half of its radioactivity every 110 minutes) and, hence, cannot b...
Nadu in Biological Dictionary

Map distance

...Clickable map of the Middle East region. Andhra Pradesh Road Map with information like Facts & Figures, Fairs & Festivals and ... Tamil nadu Road Atlas and Distance Guide. Bangalore Road Guide and Map ... the maximum likelihood estimate of the map distance as zero, without taking...
Other Tags
(Date:8/21/2014)... (Boston) African American women born at a low ... higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes. The findings, ... in part the higher occurrence of type 2 diabetes ... of low birth weight. , Researchers from Boston University,s ... in the Black Women,s Health Study over the course ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Aug. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Not only is eating ... save them hundreds of health-care dollars a year, a new ... professor of public health sciences at Wake Forest Baptist Medical ... and obese type 2 diabetes patients. Participants ... assigned to either an intensive "lifestyle change program" focused on ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... By Dennis Thompson ... (HealthDay News) -- A combination of therapy and antidepressants ... depression, a new study reports. Four out of ... two years experienced full recovery when treated with cognitive ... other hand, the combination didn,t work much better than ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 A new study published this ... in disability associated with speech problems from 2001-02 to ... 15% increase in disability associated with hearing problems. The ... numbers of children who are experiencing communication disorders, according ... , On a broader level, the new study, ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... physicians in rural communities do not routinely screen ... Penn State medical and public health researchers. Rural ... limited resources if they seek help., "Rural health ... said Jennifer S. McCall-Hosenfeld, a primary care physician ... sciences, Penn State College of Medicine. "However, in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Low birth weight linked to higher incidence of type 2 diabetes in African American women 2Health News:Getting Healthier a Big Money-Saver for People With Diabetes 2Health News:Talk Therapy Plus Meds May Be Best for Severe Depression 2Health News:Talk Therapy Plus Meds May Be Best for Severe Depression 3Health News:New Pediatrics Study Reveals Dramatic Increase in Speech Problems in Children Over Past Decade 2Health News:New Pediatrics Study Reveals Dramatic Increase in Speech Problems in Children Over Past Decade 3Health News:Primary care physicians can be critical resource for abused women in rural areas 2
(Date:8/20/2014)... approximately 3 million infants, a team of scientists across ... Massachusetts Medical School, have shown that newborn screening for ... public health newborn screening programs. Data from 11 newborn ... the Journal of the American Medical Association ... newborns is higher than previously thought and believed to ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... have suffered concussions ready to return to action? A ... school athletes who head back on the field with ... in their abilities to simultaneously walk and do simple ... in their balance and/or altered walking speed, was found ... had returned to activity in less than a month. ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... could one day be made out of cocoa, rice ... reporting. The novel process they developed and their results, ... and plastic waste problems, appear in the ACS journal ... and colleagues at the Italian Institute of Technology point ... its production reached 288 million tons worldwide, but its ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Newborn screening expansion offers early diagnosis and treatment to infants with SCID 2Newborn screening expansion offers early diagnosis and treatment to infants with SCID 3Recovery reversal seen in Oregon study of returning concussed athletes 2Recovery reversal seen in Oregon study of returning concussed athletes 3
Other Contents