As rivers spill over, the sea becomes the new dumping destination in coastal Gujarat

Dabur given go ahead to market birth defect causing drug

Indian company gets green light to market umbilical cord blood, which contains stem cells

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the recent eu directives, which aim to monitor the quality of traditional herbal medicines entering the European market, have sparked off a lively debate in India. One school of thought fears the

Medicines are for the rich, not for fighting tropical diseases afflicting millions in developing nations. Pharmaceutical companies seem to have but one agenda: greater profits

What exactly is this US patent on the cow urine antibiotic combination?

Will the inclusion of Hepatitis B vaccination in the Universal Immunisation Programme help?

Hepatitis B is a communicable disease with a high strike rate the germ: "The Hepatitis B virus kills 20 out of every 100 infected people each day. This works out to 400 times the people who die

She put the rights of the tribe she was studying above her research. In 1997, ethnobotanist Kelly Bannister found that Skeetchestn, a tribe near British Columbia in Western Canada, wanted some more