Month: June 2018

Take steps to prevent West Nile Virus

Take steps to prevent West Nile Virus

State and local public health officials are reminding Montanans to take steps to avoid mosquito bites and prevent infection with West Nile Virus (WNV). In Montana, WNV season usually begins in July and ends in October, as this is when the mosquitoes responsible for it emerge. The best way to […]

220 dengue cases reported in June

220 dengue cases reported in June

With more incidence of dengue in June itself, GVMC is on its toes taking a number of measures to prevent malaria and dengue. According to Municipal Commissioner M. Hari Narayanan, 701 cases of dengue were reported in 2017 while in June 2018 alone 220 were reported probably due to early […]

Kiphire to focus on health & education

Kiphire to focus on health & education

DC Mohammed Ali Shihab, IAS addressing the lunching of district level workshop on Measles-Rubella Vaccination Campaign at Kiphire held on June 30. (Morung Photo)   Morung Express NewsKiphire | June 30   Kiphire Deputy Commissioner, Mohammed Ali Shihab, IAS addressing the lunching of district level workshop on Measles-Rubella Vaccination Campaign […]

Novel nuclear medicine technique can combat brain disease

Novel nuclear medicine technique can combat brain disease

By IANS NEW YORK: A new molecular imaging method can monitor the success of gene therapy in all areas of the brain that may allow physicians to effectively tackle brain conditions such as Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis, a new study suggests. The researchers said that although reporter gene […]

Mohanlal holds out olive branch

Mohanlal holds out olive branch

KOCHI: The chasm in the Malayalam film world in the wake of the Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA) deciding to readmit actor Dileep into the organisation is widening. Nearly 100 new generation film personalities have openly come out against the decision even as the newly-elected AMMA president Mohanlal has made […]