Thursday, 02 April 2020

Healthcare News

  • China study: Raw garlic reduces lung cancer by 44%

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China, revealed that consuming raw garlic twice-a-week lead to a decrease in lung cancer by 44 percent...Read more

  • MERS may be transmitted through aerosols: Study

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Research findings published in a scientific journal indicated that the deadly MERS virus may be airborne. The virus, that jolted the Arabian Peninsula, has claimed 288 lives so f...Read more

  • Bio & Medical Korea 2014: Global healthcare tourism event

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Bio and Medical Korea 2014 an international event of the medical industry, was held over three days beginning on May 28 at Kintex in Gyeonggi Province, northwest of Seoul. The ev...Read more

  • Middle Eastern dental implants market to surge rapidly

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: A new report by the Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, titled 'Middle Eastern markets for dental implants 2013', hig...Read more

  • Smart polymers market growth forecast at 19.98% CAGR to 2020

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2016

    The global smart polymers market report for 2016-20 says evolution of drug delivery systems will be a key trend for market growth as smart polymers are showcasing controlled delivery system...Read more

  • Global regenerative medicine market to grow by 13%

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2016

    In 2015, North America accounted for the largest revenue share of global regenerative medicine (bone & joints) market, representing a market value of $ 2,039.8 million. Owing to increa...Read more

  • Samsung's launches health monitoring wrist band

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2014

    Singapore: Samsung's strategy and innovation team demonstrated a health monitoring, wearable wrist band, called 'simband' at San Francisco's SFJAZZ center. The simband can measure heart ra...Read more

  • 34 new Taiwanese AIDS victims identified

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: A rapid screening test for HIV conducted by the Taiwan center for Disease Control (CDC) and Taiwan Lourdes Association indicated that 34 people had tested positive for the virus....Read more

  • First Global Manipal Convention to be held in Malaysia

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: The first Global Manipal Alumni Health, Science and Technology Convention will be conducted in Kuala Lumpur on August 7-8, 2014. The event, organized by the Manipal Alumni Associ...Read more

  • MNCs stride ahead in Healthcare IT Solutions

    Healthcare |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 May, 2014

    Information technology (IT) has emerged as a viable solution to cut down the cost of healthcare industry through solutions like cloud computing, mobile health services, real time monitoring...Read more

  • Dengue endemic in Malaysia

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Dengue has gripped Malaysia in a deadly epidemic with more than 48,000 people falling victim to the disease this season. The government has set up a national task emergency forc...Read more

  • Saudi notifies WHO of two new MERS cases

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Saudi Arabia notified the World Health Organisation (WHO) of two new MERS cases reported in the country. The new cases raised Saudi's infectious toll to 710 cases with 292 deaths...Read more

  • Suspected epidemic kills 42 children in Bihar, India

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: A mysterious epidemic is daunting the state of Bihar claiming the lives of 42 children, so far. The disease, suspected to be an outbreak of encephalitis is spreading fast in the ...Read more

  • Diabetes: Soon a 'national health emergency' in UK

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Diabetes charity UK said that diabetes in UK had swelled up to become a national public health emergency with 2,80,000 people reported to suffer from the chronic illness every ye...Read more

  • Paul Ramsay leaves $3 bn to Ramsay Healthcare

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 May, 2014

    Singapore: The founder of Ramsay Health Care, Mr Paul Ramsay breathed his last and even during his last moments left more than $3 billion to the foundation bearing his name. The 78-year-ol...Read more

  • ICRISAT appoints new director-general

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: The governing board of the International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) has announced the appointment of Mr David Bergvinson, as the next director gener...Read more

  • Singapore opens its biggest neuroscience institute

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: National Neuroscience Research Institute Singapore (NNRIS), a joint venture by the National Neuroscience Institute (NNI) and Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, has been launched t...Read more

  • MMR complaints against WebMD for patent infringement

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: MyMedicalRecords, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MMRGlobal, has announced the filing of a complaint for infringement of two of MMR's US patents against WebMD Health and WebMD Healt...Read more