World Tuberculosis (TB) Day is observed every year on 24th March to raise awareness about the disease and its devastating consequences. The theme for this year 2019 is 'It's Time' with emphasis on acting on commitments made so far to eradicate TB.
The online UNU tool is free and accessible to all. It is in the form of an online educational tutorial that targets professionals in water management, policymakers and individuals keen and motivated to achieving the United Nations SDG 6 goal of clean water and sanitation for all by 2030.
Newly developed technique using a periodontal membrane can help regrow bone and promote gum tissue regeneration lost due to periodontal disease. Therefore, this innovative technique could open up new avenues for more effective and reliable therapy for a severe gum disease known as periodontitis.
Doxycycline is prescribed for treating bacterial infections, respiratory tract infections, rickettsial infections, sexually transmitted infections, and ophthalmic infections. It is considered as an alternative drug of choice for actinomycosis and syphilis.
Pregabalin, an anticonvulsant drug prescribed for treating neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy, post-herpetic neuralgia, fibromyalgia, generalised anxiety disorder , and nerve pain after spinal cord injury.
Enalapril is a angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor agent which is prescribed for treating hypertension or high blood pressure and congestive heart failure.It is also used for asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction.