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    50 Tumours Found in Arunachal Woman’s Uterus, Removed After 3-hr Surgery

50 Tumours Found in Arunachal Woman’s Uterus, Removed After 3-hr Surgery

A team of doctors in Itanagar have successfully removed 50 tumours from the uterus of a woman who has been suffering from heavy and painful menstrual cycle for several years.

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    Breast Cancer May Kill 76000 Indian Women Every Year by 2020

Breast Cancer May Kill 76000 Indian Women Every Year by 2020

Lack of early diagnosis of breast cancer may kill 76,000 Indian women in a year by 2020, says a study, one of whose researchers is of Indian origin. One of

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    Three Dead Due to Diarrhoea, 100 Affected in Nagaland

Three Dead Due to Diarrhoea, 100 Affected in Nagaland

Three persons have died in the past four days due to diarrhoea and at least a hundred are affected by it in Nagaland’s Mon district. The three dead are above

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    After Roona Begum in Tripura, Another Hydrocephalus Case in Manipur

After Roona Begum in Tripura, Another Hydrocephalus Case in Manipur

By Kaybie Chongloi People around the world will definitely recollect many etched account when Roona Begum name is mentioned, though the poor lovely girl had recently left the world with

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    Northeast Gets Its First Sanitary Pad Bank

Northeast Gets Its First Sanitary Pad Bank

All & Sundry, a nonprofit making voluntary organization, launched a sanitary pad bank for the needy ones on July 30th in Golaghat, Assam. The first sanitary pad bank in Northeast

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    ‘E-Hospital’ Concept Soon in 6 Major Hospitals of Assam

‘E-Hospital’ Concept Soon in 6 Major Hospitals of Assam

In a bid to introduce digital inclusion in health care service of the state, Union government is mulling to start ‘E-hospitals’ projects in six major hospitals of Assam. While informing

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Maneka Gandhi Suggests Legalising Marijuana for Medical Purposes

  Maneka Gandhi Suggests Legalising Marijuana for Medical Purposes

Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has suggested legalising marijuana, a psychoactive drug, in India for medical purposes on

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At Least 20 Die from Suspected Mosquito-Borne Diseases in Manipur

  At Least 20 Die from Suspected Mosquito-Borne Diseases in Manipur

Mosquito-borne diseases have killed 16 persons in village along the India-Myanmar border in Manipur, while another four deaths in other

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Manipur Govt Monitoring Outbreak of H1N1 Virus: Health Minister

  Manipur Govt Monitoring Outbreak of H1N1 Virus: Health Minister

In the ongoing Manipur Legislative Assembly session, State Health Minister L.Jayentakumar on Saturday has told the House that the Health

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Drinking 3-4 Times a Week May Keep Diabetes at Bay

  Drinking 3-4 Times a Week May Keep Diabetes at Bay

Alcohol has its bad side but moderate drinking — three to four times a week — may keep diabetes at

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Four Zika Cases Reported in India So Far: Govt

  Four Zika Cases Reported in India So Far: Govt

Four cases of the Zika infection have been reported in the country so far, the government informed the Rajya Sabha

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Amid Turning Tide, AIDS Claimed 1 Million Lives in 2016: UN

  Amid Turning Tide, AIDS Claimed 1 Million Lives in 2016: UN

AIDS claimed a million lives in 2016, almost half the 2005 toll that marked the peak of the deadly epidemic,

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World’s Smallest Pacemaker Implanted for the First Time in Northeast

  World’s Smallest Pacemaker Implanted for the First Time in Northeast

The world’s smallest pacemaker has been implanted for the first in the Northeast on a 60-year-old man at the Hayat

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Ozone Pollution Tied to Cardiovascular Health: Study

  Ozone Pollution Tied to Cardiovascular Health: Study

Exposure to ozone, a powerful greenhouse gas and a widespread air pollutant in many major cities, may cause cardiovascular disease

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One New Case of Swine Flu Confirmed in Manipur

  One New Case of Swine Flu Confirmed in Manipur

Manipur Health Minister L. Jayantakumar Singh on Saturday announced that one Pandemic Influenza H1N1 popularly known as Swine Flu case

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Contraception Methods: Myths and Misconceptions

  Contraception Methods: Myths and Misconceptions

One of the basic human necessities, but a taboo subject in India, is sex. While it is an integral part

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Marijuana May up Psychosis Risk in Teenagers: Study

  Marijuana May up Psychosis Risk in Teenagers: Study

Daily consumption of marijuana may increase an adolescent’s risk of having recurrent psychotic-like experiences by 159 per cent, according to

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