AIDS-“A Medical Terror ”

By: Dr. Abhishek Kumar Pandey, Asstt. Editor-ICN LUCKNOW: AIDS stands for Acquired Immunodeficiency syndrome. It is characterized clinically by an extremely immunocompromised state. It develops on infection with HIV which is a Human Immunodeficiency virus. HIV is a retrovirus that infects the vital organs and cells of the human immune system. AIDS detected first time in US in the year 1987. It is estimated that, more than 64.9 million people are affected from AIDS, across the globe. CD4 cells play an important role in cell- mediated immune response. HIV virus…

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Has Indian Railway Become A Vicious Death Trap?

By: Dr. Mohammad Aleem, Editor-ICN Group NEW DELHI: Indian Railway is one of the largest railway networks of the world. It commutes more than two crore people from one place to another in a day. For every other Indian, it is like their lifeline. Time and again, it comes into news not only for good reasons but bad one also. Of late, in Punjab, a deadly accident had taken place during the Dussehra festival. Around sixty people had lost their precious lives and many dozens injured. It happened on a…

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Beware Of Those Enticing Emails And Alluring Facebook Requests

By: Vijay Kumar Verma, Editor-ICN Group SHIMLA: Your mail box getting flooded with unsolicited emails is a common problem all of us encounter everyday. Our spam folder tends to get still more unsolicited emails. Unsubscribing such mails too is a cumbersome problem. So you end up just deleting them. But beware if you open some mails you may be in for hacking of your phone which unfortunately these days contain very very secret and sensitive information that can breach your bank accounts to using your email ids for wrongful deeds.…

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