Selena enters mental treatment facility after emotional breakdown
Thursday, October 11, 2018, 5:15 PM
Popular singer Selena Gomez has started receiving treatment for mental health. The 26 year old has entered a mental health treatment facility to deal with ongoing issues. The singer took the decision after she suffered emotional breakdown following two hospitalizations related to her Lupus and the kidney transplant. She earlier received treatment for anxiety.
Health ministry confirms 22 Zika cases in Rajasthan
Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 9:49 AM
As many as 22 cases of a localised outbreak of Zika virus have been reported in Rajasthan, Union Health Minister JP Nadda added. A seven-member Central team has been monitoring the situation and assisting in containment measures, he added. The Zika virus, which is transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, causes birth defects and neurological problems like microcephaly.
Half of women 'will develop dementia or Parkinson's or have a stroke'
Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 11:25 AM
Nearly half of women and one in three men are at risk of developing stroke or degenerative neurological diseases such as dementia and Parkinson's during their lifetime, according to a study published Monday. Dutch researchers considered all three conditions "in order to grasp how big the problem of incurable brain diseases in late life really is," said the study's senior author Arfan Ikram.