Tag: drugs

Anti-inflammatory drugs may put you at heart attack risk

New York: If you have been hit by the winter cold and are thinking about taking medicines that relieve your…

Drugs prescribed for type 2 diabetes linked to higher risk of heart disease

Washington: Medication commonly prescribed to treat Type 2 diabetes carry a high risk of cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack,…

Malayalam TV, film actress held with drugs

Kochi: Aswathy Babu, a popular TV and film actress, was arrested along with her driver here on Sunday for possessing…

Repurposing cancer drugs may help treat HPVs

New York: Researchers have identified cancer drugs that might be repurposed to treat infections caused by human papillomaviruses, or HPVs.…

Jordan border guards kill four trying to enter kingdom

Amman: Jordanian border guards killed four people and detained two others attempting to sneak into the kingdom Sunday, the army…

35 genes linked to chronic kidney disease risk identified

London: Scientists have identified 35 genes that predispose people to chronic kidney disease (CKD), a finding that can boost diagnostic…

Know how anti-malaria drugs help in treating cancer

Washington D.C.: According to previous researches, anti-malaria drugs known as chloroquines were repurposed to treat cancer for decades, but until…

Novel method to deliver drugs to the brain

New York: Researchers have discovered a potentially new approach to deliver therapeutics more effectively to the brain. The findings, done…

Amarinder Singh calls for collaborative efforts to fight drug menace

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday underlined the need for collaborative efforts to fight the drug menace in…

Three held with drugs from Kolkata

Kolkata: Three men were arrested in Kolkata on Sunday for possession of banned drugs. Seven grams of MDMA (ecstasy drug),…

Drug overdose: 24-year-old Hyderabadi dies

Goa: In an incident of a drug overdose, a 24-year-old Hyderabadi died in Goa. He went to Goa last week.…

Drugs Worth Nearly Rs. 20 Crore Seized, Peddler Arrested

SHILLONG: A wanted drug peddler was arrested by the Customs and a huge cache of banned psychotropic tablets, worth nearly…

Drugs are Drew Barrymore’s worst nightmare

Washington: The now sober Hollywood actor Drew Barrymore says that she does not miss drugs. The 'Charlie's Angels' actor made…

2 arrested with drugs valued at Rs 30 lakh

New Delhi: Two men from Uttar Pradesh were arrested here and 500 kg of 'ganja' valued at Rs 30 lakh…

Ty Dolla $ign arrested in Atlanta for allegedly possessing drugs

Washington: American singer Ty Dolla $ign was arrested for allegedly carrying cocaine and marijuana on his way to a concert…

J-K: Heroin worth Rs. 100 crore seized in Kathua

Kathua: The Jammu unit of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday seized around 22 kgs of heroin worth Rs. 100…

Researchers develop potential drugs to help you quit smoking

Washington: Are you looking for permanent freedom from smoking? Try these new potential drugs to quit smoking. Researchers at Washington…

Two drugs in one pill to transform blood pressure treatment!

Washington: Turns out, a single pill with two drugs has the ability to change the treatment of a patient with…

This wireless system can track tumours, help dispense drugs

New York: A team of researchers including a scientist of Indian origin has developed an "in-body GPS" system that can…

Lovato’s backup dancer denies supplying her drugs

Los Angeles: Demi Lovato's long-time backup dancer and friend Dani Vitale is denying rumours that she provided drugs to the…