Drug News (Medindia)

Eating Legumes can Boost Your Heart Health

Consuming beans, lentils, peas, and other legumes decrease the risk for cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease, and high blood pressure, reveals a new study

Atopic Eczema Increases Risk of Fracture in Adults

Adults with severe atopic eczema are at an increased risk of fractures. Therefore, targeted testing and fracture-prevention strategies need to be considered for these individuals.

Pregnancy-related Depression Rooted in Inflammation

Severe depression in the postpartum involves dysregulation of the immune response. The runaway, inflammatory immune response may be liable for triggering severe depression during and after pregnancy, reveals a new study.

E-Cigarettes to be Banned in India: Home Ministry

The Home Ministry has asked all states and Union Territories to ensure enforcement of the ban, considering the deleterious impact of e-cigarettes on public health, especially in respect of the young population going to schools and colleges.