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NICE Guideline On Management Of Rheumatoid Arthritis In Adults

Latest NICE Guideline On Management Of Rheumatoid Arthritis In Adults

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) released latest guideline on management of Rheumatoid arthritis in adults on July 2018. The guideline covers diagnosing...
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Lymphatic Filariasis Still Found In Coastal Area Even After Eliminated

A Novel study revealed that there are some pockets with persistent lymphatic filariasis (LF) in coastal Sri Lanka, especially in Galle district. Sri Lanka was...
Glyphosate ban in Srilanka

If USA Use So Much Glyphosate, Then Where Are Its Patients?...

“I was introduced to the Sri Lankan kidney disease in 2005 by Dr. Thilak Abeysekera. When one of my students, Dr. Sujatha Senaratne became...
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Pathway to Eradicate dengue And Zika Is Almost Identified

A landmark experiment saw more than 80 per cent of deadly disease-carrying mosquitoes being wiped out. Scientists sterilised millions of killer Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, considered...
Some Of Manufactured Valsartan Contains NDMA, A Human Carcinogen FDA

Some Of Manufactured Valsartan Contains NDMA, A Human Carcinogen – FDA

The Food and Drug Administration has announced a voluntary recall of a widely prescribed blood pressure medication made in China, reviving fears about the...

The Boys Trapped In The Thailand Cave Could Face An Unusual...

As the rescue efforts for the 12 boys and their coach trapped in a flooded Thailand cave have continued, the world has been hoping...
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Water Isn’t Transported To The Brain In The Way We Think

Every single day, half a liter or so of water flows from the blood to the brain to reinforce the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) –...
The Burnout Among A/L Students Are High In Sri Lanka

The Burnout Among A/L Students Are High In Sri Lanka –...

Study found that the burnout prevalence among grade thirteen students /Advanced level students in the Sri Lanka is high and most of the significant...
Latest treatment for hair loss

Scientists Accidentally Discovered A Potential Cure For Baldness

A potential new cure for baldness has been discovered using a drug originally intended to treat osteoporosis. Researchers found the drug had a dramatic effect...

MAGNIMS Criteria Is Superior McDonald MRI Criteria For Diagnosing Multiple Sclerosis...

A recently published Sri Lankan study found that MAGNIMS 2016 MRI criteria is superior to McDonald 2010 MRI criteria in specificity, accuracy, and PPV for diagnosing...
Delayed Depressive And Anxiety Morbidity of Dengue Fever is From Sri Lanka

World’s First Study On Delayed Depressive And Anxiety Morbidity of Dengue...

Although the physical consequences of dengue are well documented, delayed psychological co-morbidities are not well studied to date. There have been case reports of psychiatric...
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Researchers Uncover The Cause of Rheumatoid Arthritis

A team of researchers led by Osaka University have identified the cellular network involved in initiating and maintaining rheumatoid arthritis. The researchers suggest that this...
Quarter of The People Will be Obese And 1 in 8 People Will Have Type 2 Diabetes by 2045 - WHO Data

Quarter of The People Will be Obese And 1 in 8...

New research from various cities in the world presented at this year's European Congress on Obesity in Vienna, Austria (23-26 May) demonstrate that if...
Sri Lanka / Dengue DREF Final Report

Aware of These 12 Dengue High Risk Districts – Dengue DREF...

Sri Lanka faced an unpredicted outbreak of dengue fever. It is a tropical country with two monsoon seasons. With each monsoon brings in two...
NO Heath Benefits From Popular Vitamin and Mineral Supplements - Latest Study

NO Heath Benefits From Popular Vitamin and Mineral Supplements – Latest...

The most commonly consumed vitamin and mineral supplements provide no consistent health benefit or harm, suggests a new study led by researchers at St....
32% of Unnatural Deaths In Sri Lankan Elders Are Due To Suicides

32% of Unnatural Deaths In Sri Lankan Elders Are Due To...

A descriptive analysis of Unnatural Deaths of the Elderly Population in Sri Lanka was published recently. The study was lead by Dr Amal Vadysinghe...
Cure and treatment for common cold

A Cure For The Common Cold Is Comming Soon

The common cold has defied medical science for millennia; it has outfoxed both our immune system and the pharmaceutical industry. However, according to a...
Alternative Treatment For Mild Asthma

A Latest Study Suggests Alternative Treatment For Mild Asthma

A large international study led by a Hamilton researcher has found a patient-centric treatment that works for people with mild asthma. People with mild asthma...
Eating One Egg A Day Is Linked To Lower Risk of Heart Disease

Eating One Egg A Day Is Linked To Lower Risk of...

A team of researchers from China and the UK, led by Professor Liming Li and Dr Canqing Yu from the School of Public Health,...
Influenza Virus Spreading In The South Has Been Fully Controlled

Influenza Virus Spreading In The South Has Been Fully Controlled

Health Services Director General Dr. Anil Jasinghe has said the Influenza virus spreading in the South has been fully controlled. He has said that only...

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