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We find out if ‘Clean Sleep’ is the biggest health trend of 2017

To mark World Sleep Day, we celebrate the art of dozing off by speaking to a leading expert on catching more Zs

Published on 16th March 2017
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New vaccine raises hope of ending pneumonia

An experimental vaccine that targets dozens of strains of the bacterium that causes pneumonia has the potential to significantly bring down the number of deaths due to the disease, a new study says.

Published on 21st October 2017
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Remembering Dr. Suniti Solomon: The woman who diagnosed the first AIDS case in India

On World AIDS day, we remember the first woman who detected HIV in India and the story of two filmmakers who followed her to create an unforgettable documentary on love and marriage 

Published on 1st December 2017

‘You can quit smoking for life with the help of electro-acupuncture’: Chinese medicine practitioner Dr Rui Pedro

Chinese medicine practitioner Dr Rui Pedro on how acupuncture can help one quit smoking for life and the importance of an epigenetic test

Published on 14th November 2019
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First-of-its-kind surgery: 3D-printed jaw helps oral cancer survivor in Faridabad eat again

Faridabad resident Prabhjeet, an oral cancer survivor, lost the right half of his jaw bone seven years back. In all those years he lived on a liquid diet until 3D printing came to his rescue.

Published on 20th February 2020
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Tamil Nadu deploys robotic nurses to deliver medicine and food to corona patients

This will limit the direct contact of doctors/nurses have with the patients and reduce the risk of infection

Published on 3rd April 2020
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Sanchu Animal Hospital in Chennai offers 24/7 video telemedicine services for your pets as an essential service

Avail a ‘video consultation’ with veterinarians accessible for real-time interactions.

Published on 15th April 2020
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Madras Week special: The Westin offers yesteryear Tamil dishes with a host of medicinal benefits

Look out for Kollu Vadai, Ragi chappati and Vazhaipazham tulsi halwa

Published on 21st August 2020
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Foo Fighters share new videos teasing their upcoming tenth album, Medicine At Midnight

The Shazam app identifies the audio as coming from a Foo Fighters song called Shame Shame, which appears on an album supposedly called Medicine At Midnight

Published on 7th November 2020

Snow fungus for supper? Everything you need to know about this miracle ingredient used in traditional Chinese medicine

Master Chef Lian Yuan Lei from the Golden Dragon, Taj Coromandel in Chennai gives us pro tips on how to cook it

Published on 25th December 2020

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