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A postgraduate in Bio-informatics with long teaching experience, works for news section, writes and edits articles for Medindia.
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Air pollution is linked to increased pulmonary vascular tone which makes it more difficult for blood to flow to the lungs.
Timely targeted intervention can be offered to obese pregnant women by identifying those at heightened risk of developing diabetes, early in pregnancy.
The presence of HPV antibodies in head and neck cancer patients is a good prognostic marker that can be used to determine survival rate.
The World Safety Day is observed on the 9th of December every year to increase awareness on patients’ safety during treatment.
Insomnia or inability to sleep is highly prevalent in asthmatic patients, finds new research.