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Strengthening Cooperation in Healthcare by MoU between India and Norway

On June 7, 2018 the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare entered into a partnership with Norway by signing a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs for fostering cooperation in the domain of healthcare. The cooperation between the two nations would be supported through the Norway India Partnership Initiative (NIPI) that would be validated for three years from 2018 to 2020.

Research Finds Neurons in the Brain That Responds When Target Spotted

From looking for Waldo to finding your cellphone on a cluttered kitchen table, we are continuously engaged in visual searches. How does the brain do this? How do we know where to look? How do we know when we've found what we are looking for? For the first time, neuroscientists from Caltech have found neurons in the human brain that respond when our targets are spotted

Consequences of NCDs in Nepal

An alarming rise in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as obesity, hypertension, and diabetes is silently threatening Nepal. According to national data, more than 1 in every 4 persons in Nepal suffer from hypertension, and many don’t even know it. Uncontrolled hypertension and diabetes can cause stroke, blindness, heart disease and kidney failure. The consequences of NCDs are more than just premature death; they are leading causes of disability and compromise development in Nepal.