Drug News (Medindia)

First-of-its-kind Heart Transplant Performed in New England

Specialists at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) recently performed the largest number of adult heart transplants in the country using what are known as Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) donor's hearts.

Major Cause Behind Delhi's Foul Air: Experts

Activities like construction, vehicle traffic, and domestic heating add significantly to the Delhi-National Capital Region's high concentrations of harmful air pollutants, say, experts.

8% of Chinese Men Problem Drink

Eight percent of men in China are problem drinkers, and that problem drinking is more prevalent among men of lower socioeconomic status and in rural areas.

Top Indian Politicians Trade Blows To Each Other Over Infant Deaths

Rajasthan Health Minister Raghu Sharma here hits back on Yogi Adityanth and as well as the Gujarat Chief Minister asking them to focus on their states as the situation was quite grim there, after UP Chief Minister Yogi Aditynath's spate of tweets over Kota infant deaths.

Music Provokes 13 Fundamental Emotions

Music is the most common language, and evokes 13 overwhelming emotions in people, say researchers who have mapped the most extensive array of emotions that are felt worldwide.

Excess Tongue Fat may Lead to Sleep Apnea

Losing tongue weight might be an effective way to manage obstructive sleep apnea, a condition that affects an estimated 22 million Americans.