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10 things to know about the standard health insurance policy an insurer has to offer
According to IRDAI, the policy will be named as Arogya Sanjeevani Policy, succeeded by the name of the insurance company. The regulator said, no other name is allowed in any of the documents.
What is Sleeveballoon? New device that can treat Type 2 diabetes, obesity
Sleeveballoon is a device that combines a balloon with a connected ...
Now, antacids must carry ‘kidney injury’ warning
Now the anti-acidity pills will carry a side-effect warning of 'acute kidney injury' as a pa...
'World's heaviest teen' manages to lose 100 kilos, gains a life
Mihir, who is an avid gamer, a fan of DC Comics and counts The Hulk and Flash as his favourite superheroes, made news this July for being the world’s heaviest teenager.
Type 2 diabetes can now be reversed, thanks to the less invasive 'surgery in a pill'
Scientists have developed an effective treatment for reversing diabetes that can offer the same benefits as surgery.
Diego Maradona's age-long battle against obesity
To celebrate his 56th birthday, the Argentine football great opened a restaurant in Abu Dhabi named Cafe Diego.
Why you shouldn't neglect joint pain: It may indicate arthritis or a fracture
Any pain limiting your activity needs attention.
Abdominal pain, heartburn could be subtle signs of stomach cancer; essential for patients to master food portion control
Gastric cancer develops over many years with no obvious symptoms at the start.
No kidding: Donkey’s milk is the new elixir
Donkey’s milk is similar to a human mother’s milk, and rich in vitamins and essential fatty acids.
Jaitley undergoes dialysis before kidney transplant
The minister had been working from "controlled environment at home" since the start of the week as he was advised to keep away from public appearances and tours.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley loses 17 kgs after surgery for diabetes management
FM Arun Jaitley had undergone an elective laproscopic procedure for diabetes management, earlier this month, and was discharged on September 10.
BJP President Nitin Gadkari undergoes surgery
BJP President Nitin Gadkari today underwent a gastric bypass surgery for treatment of Type II diabetes at Saifi Hospital in Mumbai.
Union minister for Defence Arun Jaitley to miss military meet with Russia
He was expected to visit Pentagon during his trip to Washington DC on the invitation of his US counterpart Chuck Hagel.
Stomach Cancer: Watch out for chronic indigestion, constant tiredness
The foremost risk factor for gastric cancer is not only diet but lifestyle as well.
Liver problems, sleep apnea, GERD: Obesity can harm more than just the heart
It’s time you looked beyond the cardiovascular risk of obesity.
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