Drug News (Medindia)

New WHO Guidelines on Housing for Better Health

The World Health Organization (WHO) has released the first-ever guidelines outlining measures to follow in order to ensure good housing conditions for the better overall health of the population and to prevent disease.

Diabetics Can Eat These 4 Dried Fruits

Can people with diabetes eat dry fruits? Eating four dried fruits such as dates, apricots, raisins, and sultanas can be good for diabetics, as they contain a lower glycemic index (GI) than white bread.

New Insights into Cervical Cancer in India

Cervical cancer is the largest contributor to cancer deaths, comprising up to one-third of all cancers (in both sexes) in many underdeveloped countries, compared with less than 10 per cent in the developed countries.

'National Eat Right Mela' in New Delhi

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) will organise the first 'National Eat Right Mela' in New Delhi from December 14-16 to create awareness on healthy eating habits among people.