World Heart Day 2020: Public-private partnerships are key in improving health care access in rural India

Mangesh Wange and Manish ChokhandreSep 29, 2020 17:17:17 IST In India, one in 100 children suffers from Congenital Heart Disease

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N95 masks could soon be rechargeable instead of disposable

The pandemic has led to N95 masks quickly becoming one of the world’s most sought-after resources as essential workers burned

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Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine could produce antibodies, didn’t show any adverse effects in Phase 1, 2 human trials

Many scientists have questioned the legitimacy of the data as they claim to have noticed inconsistencies in the data and

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COVID-19 pandemic prompts designers to reimagine PPE, make it more effective and accessible

Hannah ThomasySep 10, 2020 21:56:15 IST In March, as Covid-19 cases spiked and supplies of N95 protective masks dwindled at

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Peloton launches new Bike+ and Tread smart home gym equipment, both at $2,495

Peloton has launched two new products for its home smart gym lineup, the Bike+ ($2,495) and the Tread ($2,495). While

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Wireless wellness: How 5G will create the new post-COVID healthcare ecosystem

The next generation of wireless communication technology, 5G, could transform healthcare as we know it. In small but astounding ways

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Race for COVID-19 vaccine starts up global espionage, pits spy against spy

China’s operatives have used information from the World Health Organization to guide its vaccine hacking attempts, both in the United

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Oral-B’s iO smart toothbrush is a big upgrade in just about every way

It can be easy to mock the very concept of a ‘smart toothbrush’ – what other device in our lives

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The Science of Cycling and the Tour de France

The Tour de France begins tomorrow, about two months after it was scheduled to begin. As an avid cyclist I

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CDC says people without COVID-19 symptoms do not need to be tested

At a time when experts have come forward to encourage more widespread testing, the CDC’s update appears counterintuitive and “very

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Undermyfork scores $400K seed for its diabetes tracking app and US launch

Undermyfork, a diabetes tracking app designed to help people with the disease improve “time-in-range” and better manage their condition, has

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Amazon debuts Halo smart health subscription service and Halo Band wearable activity tracker

Amazon today introduced an entirely new membership program called Halo that aims to provide comprehensive personal health and wellness monitoring

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First 'confirmed' cases of COVID-19 reinfection in Hong Kong, EU doesn't change vaccine agenda, say experts

The intensity and duration of the immune response against SARS-CoV-2 is a crucial in determining how long vaccines will be

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The Oura Ring is the personal health tracking device to beat in 2020

The Oura Ring has been getting a lot of attention lately because of its role in a number of COVID-19

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Some 6,000 COVID-19 patients supposedly treated with Siddha medicine in Tamil Nadu

A typical day at the Siddha treatment centre involves salt water gargling, Yoga, pranayama and mudra practices, as well as

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Fitbit research shows ‘Lockdown loop’ as Brits strive to keep healthy during coronavirus

Throughout lockdown the advice has been to keep exercising (Credits: Fitbit) Fitbit activity trackers are a common sight on the

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Preventing future pandemics: Smart protein can do plenty for public health, financial resilience

The future of our food safety, public health, and financial resilience could depend on It. COVID-19, with all its cascading

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ICMR's COVID-19 vaccine symposium saw experts discuss challenge trials, vaccine distribution, preparedness

Many experts outlined that big investments in trials and vaccine development need to be accompanied by big investments in science.

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ICMR to host global web conference on science, ethics of COVID-19 vaccine starting 4.30 pm today

tech2 News StaffJul 30, 2020 11:05:47 IST The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has planned to host an online, multi-country symposium

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Lockdown made Britain’s obesity problem ‘worse’, poll shows

Obesity has become a national crisis that lockdown hasn’t helped (Credits: LNP) Hundreds of thousands of people have piled on

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