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This BP drug may up risk of bowel condition

Researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have identified a blood pressure-lowering drug — non-dihydropyridine, a calcium channel blocker — that may increase the risk of a bowel condition called diverticulosis. This condition causes small bulges or pouches to appear in the lining of the intestine. Particularly affecting the elderly (as many as 65 per cent

Seven drug peddlers arrested in different cases

Drug peddlers arrested:The Ludhiana Rural Police have arrested seven drug peddlers including a woman and recovered opium, heroin and other banned medicines. Giving more information, Superintendent of Police, Rupinder Bharadwaj said that during checking, the police stopped a car bearing Ludhiana registration number and recovered 14 Kilogram opium from the car. The police have arrested

New TB drug may shorten treatment time for patients: Study

New TB drug may shorten treatment time for patients: Study

 A new experimental antibiotic for tuberculosis (TB) may be more effective than isoniazid, a decades-old drug which is currently one of the standard treatments for the disease, a study claims.In mouse models, the drug showed a much lower tendency to develop resistance, according to the study published in the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. The

Punjab Govt. decides to dismiss SSP and DSP, dismissal proceedings against tainted officers, too

Punjab Govt. decides to dismiss SSP and DSP, dismissal proceedings against tainted officers, too

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: The Punjab Government has decided to dismiss such Police officers and employees, who will be founded, indulge in drug provocation. Government has also directed to Home Secretary to initiate dismissal action against SSP Moga and Raj Jit Singh, DSP Daljit Singh (Now suspended) in drug case. Home Secretary has been directed to

This drug could reverse alcohol's damaging effects on brain

This drug could reverse alcohol’s damaging effects on brain

Drug reverse alcohol damaging effects on brain: Scientists have found a new pill that could reverse the effects of binge drinking on the brain.The studies of Queensland University of Technology (QUT) researchers in adult mice show that two weeks of daily treatment with the drug tandospirone reversed the effects of 15 weeks of binge-like alcohol consumption

A drug that helps fight alcohol craving in evening

A drug that helps fight alcohol craving in evening

A drug that helps fight alcohol craving in evening. If you cannot resist that craving to have that ice-cold beer in the evening, then a drug that influences the immune system in the brain may disrupt the desire, reveals a study.The findings revealed that there was a significant reduction in alcohol drinking behaviour by mice, who

Gurmeet Ram Rahim is drug and sex addict, Doctor says

Gurmeet Ram Rahim is drug and sex addict, Doctor

Police arrests two with 1 kg 530 gm Heroin

DP Correspondent , Jalandhar, September 5:-In a major breakthrough, the Jalandhar Rural Police on Tuesday arrested two professional drug smugglers with 1 kg 530 grams of heroin worth Rs 16 lakh from Gidderpindi village in Shahkot sub division of the district. The accused were part of the drug trade for the past many years and

Poppy husk worth Rs 1.5 cr seized in MP

Mandsaur (MP), Aug 22: The police have seized poppy husk worth about Rs 1.5 crore being transported illegally in a truck in the district, an official said today. A police team was deployed for routine checking at Fatehgarh on Mhow-Neemuch four-lane road here when the truck driver, upon noticing the security personnel, left the vehicle

Now STF to probe Pakistan links of Drug lord Raja Kandola

Now STF to probe Pakistan links of Drug lord Raja

400 liters illegal liquor recovered in Tarntaran

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android :- Click For IOS The trend of drug addiction is increasing day by day in Punjab. In the border areas of district Tarn Taran, the drug trafficking is badly affecting young generation. Whereas at many villages in this area, the illicit commercially poisonous

Punjab poultry farms are breeding drug-resistant superbugs: study

Scientists have found high levels of antibiotic-resistant pathogens in chickens being raised for eggs and meat in poultry farms in Punjab, raising serious health concerns for humans.Researchers from the US-based Centre for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy (CDDEP) collected samples from 530 birds in 18 poultry farms in Punjab and tested them for resistance to

BSF seized 5 crore heroin from Ferozepur border

The Punjab government has been tightening its foot to catch the drug and holding a catch of drug addicts. This is also on guard at the border, where the heroin detained from Pakistan side has been caught by our men. BSF has recovered one kg of heroin in the area of Ferozepur Indo-Pak border BOP

Model Kritika Chaudhary Murder case: two arrested

A new shocking disclosure has emerged in the murder case of model and actress Kritika Chaudhary. Model kritika was murdered only for six thousand rupee on June 12..Police has arrested two criminals related to this case.They told to the police that they had killed Kritika because of a disputes of only Rs.6,000.A shirt covered with

SSB snatches one with Marijuana worth RS 13.15 crores

A smuggler was arrested with the 1,754Kg of marijuana worth of Rs 13.15 crore in the international market stated by The Sashastra Seema Bal on Tuesday.Kolkata Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) conducted the joint raid with 17th batalian troopers of the border guarding force, smuggler was arrested during the shipment of drug.An SSB authorities said,”one was

Drug gang tries to smuggle heroin worth Rs 73.65 crore

A United Kingdom court has convicted a Birmingham drugs gang for trying to smuggle heroin with Euro 10 million (Rs 73.66 crore approx) from Pakistan. The gang had hidden the drugs inside industrial machinery shipped from Lahore, but were arrested following an investigation by National Crime Agency (NCA).The quantum will be announced by Birmingham Crown Court

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Woman’s death in Gurdaspur jail raised question on police

Woman’s death in Gurdaspur jail raised question on police. A lady named Geeta, from Gurdaspur, was sent three days in the central jail of Gurdaspur. The Dorangala police arrested her with 18 grams of heroin. After a day’s remand, she was sent to Central Jail Gurdaspur.But the sudden death of Geeta in her prison has

New diabetes tablet that lower heart risk also

Type 2 diabetes drug which reduce heart risk !! Know Here

Type 2 diabetes drug which reduce heart risk !! Know Here. The type 2 diabetes drug canagliflozin (marketed as Invokana) is associated with a lower risk of heart attacks and stroke but increased risk of amputation, new research shows. The new data comes from two separate trials and was presented at the American Diabetes Association

Drug pricing regulator clamps down on drug cocktails

Drug pricing regulator clamps down on drug cocktails. India’s drug pricing regulator has issued a notice seeking explanation from companies found to be selling new versions of essential medicines without government approval on their pricing, a statement released on its website late on Wednesday showed.The move could result in penalties for several drugmakers, and is

Drug taint aside, Bikram Majithia seeks votes in development name

  Majitha (Amritsar): Often under opposition attack on the drugs issue, Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia and sitting SAD MLA from this assembly constituency dismisses the opposition’s “vilification campaign” as baseless and seeks to score a hat-trick seeking votes in the name of development. Among other candidates in the fray, the 41-year-old Revenue Minister is