Health

106 dengue patients detected in one month

Chitwan, 22 August : One hundred and six people have been found infected with dengue in Chitwan district in one month. According to the District Health Office, Chitwan, such number…

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60 dengue-infected in a ward; massive ‘search and destroy’ campaign in place

Hetauda, 14 August : With the dengue outbreak turning to an epidemic in Hetauda, the capital city of State-3, a 'search and destroy' campaign has been scaled up to check…

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Blood test may help guide Breast Cancer treatment

Agency, 9 August : Could the DNA from a patient's breast tumor help doctors spot whether stray cancer cells are still in her blood? That's what a small, new study…

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Plant-Based diet can reduce your risk for type 2 Diabetes

Agency, 28 July : Type 2 diabetes is far more complicated than simply having eaten too much sugar. However, preventing the escalation of prediabetes into type 2 diabetes can be…

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Postnatal woman dies after excessive bleeding

Nuwakot, 26 July : A postnatal woman of Nuwakot district died after bleeding excessively. Goma Wasti, 35, of Tarakeshwor rural municipality-5, who was admitted to Trishuli district hospital, was normal after…

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Diabetes raises heart failure risk more in women than men

Agency, 21 July : Diabetes brings with it a variety of long-term complications, but at least one of those -- heart failure -- is a bigger threat to women than men,…

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Broken heart syndrome may be linked to cancer, study suggests

Agency, 18 July : Can cancer break your heart? A new study suggests that there's a link between cancer and a condition called broken heart syndrome. The study, published Wednesday…

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National forensic lab tests 6,000 samples in 11 months

Kathmandu, 10 July : The National Forensic Science Laboratory (NFSL) has carried out 6,520 sample tests in the first eleven months of the fiscal 2075/76 BS. The sample tests were…

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41 taken ill after a feast in Damauli

Damauli , 30 June : Forty-one villagers have been taken ill after attending a feast hosted by their neighbour. The incident took place on Saturday when Dhanraj Shrestha of Bhanu municipality-3…

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Heart disease is lasting threat to breast cancer survivors

Agency, 24 June : Postmenopausal women who survive breast cancer may have a higher risk for developing heart disease, a new study says. Heart problems can appear more than five years…

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