Paraplegics ‘stand on their feet’, thanks to Naseema Hurzuk aiming high

By Quaid Najmi Kolhapur/Sindhudurg (Maharashtra), Oct 13 : Despite being restricted to a wheelchair since her teen years, Naseema Mohammed Amin Hurzuk, 69, symbolizes a story of sheer struggle and grit that has helped many others like her to ‘stand on their feet’ and face life proudly and independently. The founder-president of the Helpers of […]

Eye drops show promise for treating dry eye disease

New York, Oct 12 : Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have identified the presence of a specific type of antibody, called anti-citrullinated protein autoantibodies, or ACPAs, in human tear fluid. They also demonstrated that patients with dry eye disease experienced reduced signs and symptoms of the condition in response to a new eye drop treatment […]