Wednesday, Oct 01, 2014
September 30, 20145:27 pm

Finding time to work out during hectic professional life is difficult but what if ten minutes of your time can help in gaining a positive effect on your fitness and health.

September 30, 201412:31 pm

Scientists have received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use "Tumour Paint", a product derived from scorpion venom.

September 29, 20149:52 am

We know how certain flavonoids found in red wine, blueberries and dark chocolate may play a role in forming memories. Add the bubbly beer to it.

September 27, 201412:55 am

Cooked apples also known to relieve diarrhoea, dysentery and colitis.

September 27, 201412:51 am

PCBs have long been identified as hazardous, but not every contaminant is so risky, Dr Schnoor emphasised.

September 27, 201412:50 am

Researchers have found that endurance workouts change athletes’ saliva composition, that may adversely affect their teeth.

September 26, 20142:46 pm

High levels of calcium in blood, a condition known as hypercalcaemia, can be used by doctors as an early indication of certain types of cancer.

September 26, 201412:24 pm

If you are wondering why your body is demanding more food than usual, there could be following reasons behind your increased appetite.

September 25, 20141:25 pm

People engaged in work for more than 55 hours per week doing have a 30 percent greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

September 25, 201412:46 pm

When pregnant or breastfeeding, a woman’s water requirements are higher than usual.

September 24, 20144:33 pm

The more portions of fruits and vegetables you take in a day, the better are your chances of improving mental well-being.

September 24, 201410:45 am

If you are overweight, you may be at greater risk of contracting stress-related diseases like type 2 diabetes, heart disease and cancer.

September 23, 201410:29 am

Although their immune system works very differently from that of adults, babies may be able to mount a stronger immune defence than previously thought.

September 22, 20149:55 am

Engaging in physical activity and avoiding a sedentary lifestyle are both important for maintaining an adequate brain health in older age.

September 20, 20141:04 am

Telomeres shorten and fray as a cell ages, although the process is not strictly chronological.

September 20, 20141:04 am

Low-fat dairy products, including yogurt, and even fatty ones may lower the risk of diabetes.

September 18, 20142:30 pm

As Chinese President Xi Jinping’s wife Peng Liyuan attend a yoga class with school students, here's listing five extremely beneficial yogasanas (and practices) that India is known for:

September 17, 20144:28 pm

There is a close association between schizophrenia and increased rates of tobacco smoking.

September 16, 20144:25 pm

When people think of men who abuse their partners, they often think of violent people who they have never come across.

September 15, 20143:39 pm

What should consumers be looking for? Which features should they consider before purchasing a water purifier?

September 15, 201411:46 am

The sweet and succulent chikoo could well be the answer to halt cancer from spreading, according to a study.

September 15, 201410:42 am

Researchers have discovered two intermingled but distinct population of neurons in the amygdala.

September 13, 201412:58 am

While these nutrients are important, supplementation with ferritin should be done with care for efficient body functioning.

September 13, 201412:53 am

Exposure to the sun is important to avoid Vitamin D defficiency.

September 13, 201412:52 am

Scientists hope discovery of Lhx1 can help treat sleep disorders.

September 13, 201412:49 am

The Working Dog Center trains dogs for police work, search and rescue and bomb detection.

September 12, 201410:34 am

Pregnant women who drink a lot of milk put their babies at risk of having an iron deficiency.

September 12, 20149:48 am

People suffering from sleep apnoea have weaker brain blood flow that hurts the brain, says a study.

September 12, 20149:41 am

High intake of pain killers during migraine can lead to long-term side effects such as kidney damage and ulcers in the stomach.

September 11, 20145:07 pm

People with diabetes who otherwise appear healthy may have a six-fold higher risk of developing heart failure.

September 10, 20145:26 pm

Triggers such as the smell of popcorn or a commercial for a snack may have a stronger pull for obese people.

September 10, 20142:56 pm

You don’t have to be mentally ill to suffer the stigma associated with mental illness.

September 10, 201410:19 am

A baby has a greater risk of contracting asthma if his or her father smoked prior to conception, finds a new study.

September 10, 201410:13 am

When you’re having one of those days when you just can’t seem to shake off a bad mood and fume at every little thing, try doing yoga.

September 8, 20143:46 pm

Do make it a point to take a five minute walk every hour to reverse negative effects of prolonged sitting.

September 8, 201411:17 am

Stigma is one of many factors that may influence care seeking, says a study.


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