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COVID spurs depression, anxiety among teenagers in Kashmir: Study

COVID spurs depression, anxiety among teenagers in Kashmir: Study

Srinagar, Apr 18 (KNO): Besides resulting in largescale deaths, Covid pandemic has spurred mental health issues among adolescents in Kashmir.  A study conducted by four doctors of Government Medical College Srinagar aimed at assessing prevalence of depression and anxiety and its determinants among school-going adolescents in the Valley has found 16 percent children depressed and 20 […]

58 forest fire incidents in J&K in last 2 weeks

58 forest fire incidents in J&K in last 2 weeks

Srinagar, Apr 12: Fifty eight incidents of forest fire were reported in Jammu and Kashmir in the last fortnight. According to details available, 50 fire incidents were reported in Jammu alone while the rest eight in Kashmir. Experts believe the main reason can be the ongoing dry weather conditions. J&K Chief Wildlife Warden Suresh Kumar Gupta […]

CONCERN! Polycystic Ovary Syndrome among Kashmiri women above 30 per cent; highest across globe: ICMR

CONCERN! Polycystic Ovary Syndrome among Kashmiri women above 30 per cent; highest across globe: ICMR

  Srinagar, Jan 14: As per the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) national task force, the prevalence of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) among Kashmiri women is above 30 percent by Rotterdam Criteria, which probably is the highest percentage globally. As per the official figures, Kashmiri women have 33.3 percent by Rotterdam Criteria of PCOS, […]

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