Endorphins are released during starvation and prolonged exercise.
Oat-based breakfast cereals have now come under the scanner as researchers have detected in them potentially dangerous mould contamination.
Eating a high energy breakfast and a low energy dinner result in better blood sugar control in people with type 2 diabetes, says new research.
Driven by concerns of initiating a false alarm, young women tend to ignore or dismiss the earliest symptoms of an impending heart attack.
Your wisdom teeth could hold the clue to treating diseases affecting the cornea, a major cause of blindness worldwide.
People who have low levels of vitamin D are more likely to have diabetes, regardless of how much they weigh, says a new study.
Living a structured life with regular meal times and early bedtimes can lead to a better life.
It's high time, we look for other ways to meditate; instead of closing eyes and sitting, we can very well meditate with our eyes open and going about our chores.
Researchers have developed a targeted approach to override the "energy saving" mode and allow muscle to burn more energy,
Those who have considered high-intensity interval training but have been apprehensive about its demands should go for a walk.
Medicines given even before smokers are ready to quit is found to help them.
Widely considered simply a malodourous toxic gas, hydrogen sulfide may help treat high blood pressure.
Eating pork could be a cheap protein fix for Indians and cultivation of rapidly multiplying pigs will boost income for rural farmers.
People who consume one or more cans of cold drinks per day are exposing themselves to a potential carcinogen, warns a new study.
Lack of sleep can elevate levels of free fatty acids in the blood.
Physical activity contributes to reducing risk of heart attack and coronary death in older adults with limited mobility
Eating high-fat diet may protect the heart in the short run only, says a study with a warning that it is not a license to eat a lot of cheeseburgers and ice cream.
Napping beyond the age of two lengthens the amount of time it takes for a child to fall asleep.
Type 2 diabetes have an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's due to amyloid formation in the pancreas.
Some top researchers now suggest that the concept of successful ageing should be abandoned.
For men who resent wearing condoms, a new non-intrusive solution is on the anvil - a birth control pill.
Researchers have now found that diabetes may also decrease certain cognitive abilities, known as executive functions.
A life-extending protein may protect against learning and memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease.
Does it really matter if we look a little tanned, turn a bit duskier? Some exposure to the sun is healthy.
Pregnancy complications such as pre-eclampsia, pregnancy-induced hypertension are recognised risk factors.
Research has shown that their death rates are two to three times higher than those of people who have never smoked.
Caused by a virus which affects the upper respiratory tract, its symptoms include fever, headache and runny nose.
None of the activity trackers has proved able to persuade reluctant exercisers to start and stick with a workout routine.
Targeting a protein might allow treatment of alcoholism and prevents alcohol-induced heart and liver damage.
Harmless plant extract can be applied to treat Cushing Disease caused by a tumour.
A short nap for half an hour can help relieve stress and bolster the immune systems weakened by poor sleep.
Smoking appears to accelerate the thinning of the brain's cortex, the outer layer of the brain.
No need to skip a meal or head to a gym as easy ways to lose a few pounds.
Low levels of vitamin D in childhood increases the risk of heart disease
Coconut oil intake and exercise training results in reduction in blood pressure.
A new biomarker has been identified, that could predict the risk of developing dementia by a simple blood test.