Drug News (Medindia)

Coconut Oil Not as Healthy as Believed Earlier

Coconut oil may not be a healthier option, according to the American Heart Association as it increases LDL cholesterol levels, which is linked to heart disease risk.

Patient-centered Care in Radiation Therapy

New ways to become more directly involved in the care of patients are being explored by radiologists despite constraints of time and workload.

Why Do Patients Go Against Medical Advice?

Certain factors are linked with a person's decision to leave the hospital against the advice of his or her care provider. Some of these factors are more pronounced in older versus younger individuals.

Yoga Session for Diplomats

A joint initiative to provide a Yoga session for diplomats at the Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra was launched by The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and the AYUSH Ministry on Sunday.

Yoga Instructors in India

India faces a shortage of over three lakh yoga instructors,despite the growing awareness regarding the benefits of doing yoga,revealed a paper authored by ASSOCHAM Social Development Foundation.