Articles by Sangeeta Ghosh Dastidar
New Study Explores Virus to Fight Drug-Resistant Superbugs

New Study Explores Virus To Fight Superbugs

The Society for General Microbiology's Spring Conference currently being held in Dublin between 26-29 March proposed the use of viruses called bacteriophages to wipe out bacterial strains that are...
Teardrops Could Enable Early Detection of Cancer

Teardrops Could Enable Early Detection of Cancer

University of California (UC) Irvine scientists have established the existence of a disease-fighting protein in human tears that could go a long way in early detection of cancers and other chronic...
Illegal Abortions on the Rise Globally: Study

Illegal Abortions on the Rise Globally: Study

A new study analyzed links between abortion incidence and the legal status of abortion and stated that 95 percent of abortions in Latin America are unsafe in comparison to 40 percent of those in...
Harvard Muffin Makeover Ruins "Low Fat" Diet Myth

Harvard Muffin Makeover Ruins Low Fat Diet Myth

The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) worked on a muffin makeover, with nutrition experts from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH), to study healthy breakfast or snack options and the...


US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said Congress cannot 'dilute, dither or delay' President Joe Biden's massive economic rescue plan

Millions To Get Stimulus Checks

Moderate Democrats have narrowed the eligibility threshold for stimulus checks, clearing the way for COVID-19 relief to go forward.