Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014
November 25, 20145:29 pm

In many of the cases, however, the asthma symptoms improve with age as the wind pipe of children grows till the age of five years.

November 25, 201411:03 am

Exercise along with occasional fasting is good for boosting the brain's neurons, shows a new research.

November 22, 20141:53 pm

Airborne germ counts were 27 times higher around jet air dryers in comparison with the air around paper towel dispensers.

November 22, 201412:58 am

Here are some tips to make your transition to a sugar-free diet easier.

November 22, 201412:33 am

In actual experiments, stretching and toning regimens generally have little if any impact on people’s cognitive skills.

November 22, 201412:25 am

Studies indicate that milk may not only be unhelpful, but also detrimental.

November 21, 20146:01 pm

Obese people without an overt manifestation of heart disease experience silent cardiac damage that fuels risk of heart failure in the future.

November 21, 201410:38 am

Health ATMs, with a stock of drugs and other medical essentials, can soon become a reality in rural parts of India.

November 20, 20146:12 pm

Simple texting on smartphone can exert nearly 23 kg of pressure on your spine depending on the angle at which you are texting.

November 20, 201410:11 am

Vitamin D deficiency is not just bad for your bone health, it can also result in various other diseases leading to an early death.

November 20, 201410:04 am

Certain fibres contained in prepared foods such as cereals, cereal bars, baking mixes, and drinks may cause a shift towards beneficial bacteria in the gut.

November 18, 201412:47 pm

The researchers found that triclosan disrupted liver integrity and compromised liver function in mouse models.

November 17, 20146:14 pm

Too much salt in one's diet increases the risk of contracting kidney problems, says a new research.

November 17, 201411:07 am

If India is serious about promoting these old therapeutic traditions, quacks operating within the system have to be stopped.

November 17, 201410:33 am

"This is the first study to measure exposure to these particular chemicals in people exposed to second-hand smoke."

November 17, 201410:34 am

While fruits might be a better option for your physique, they may damage your teeth, reveals a survey.

November 15, 201412:31 am

Before deciding to have a mammogram, you should consider the possible risks and whether they are outweighed by the expected benefits.

November 15, 201412:25 am

Research has found that food and drugs have similar influence on the brain’s reward centre.

November 15, 201412:22 am

There is growing evidence that the surgery may be too seductive — and many people considering the procedure must try other ways first.

November 25, 20146:30 pm
Despite rising awareness, more than half of the men in major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Chennai suffer from diabetes, according to a survey by Metropolis Healthcare. Source: Thinkstock Images

Though there is a medication for controlling Diabetes in allopathy, we look at the treatment of Diabetes as per alternative schools of medicine on World Diabetes Day.

November 14, 20142:19 pm

  By Dr. Eswara Das Diabetes is a long term disease. Homeopaths resorts to different approaches towards Diabetes. When the blood sugar level is very high, the priority is to control it. There are Homeopathic remedies that could reduce the sugar. Another approach is to understand the patient’s profile through a patho- physiological profiling and resort […]

November 14, 20141:56 pm

By Dr Aysha Raza In Arabic, diabetes is called Ziabetes or Dolab or Zalaqul Kulya and Zalaqul Majari. According to Unani Medicine, Ziabetes Shakri is a disease in which the consumed water is passed out through the kidney immediately after intake by the patient. In this disease the mizaj (temperament) of kidneys becomes haar (hot) because […]

November 14, 201412:01 pm

The longer someone talks over the phone , the more likely is he/she to develop glioma, a deadly form of brain cancer.

November 13, 20141:18 pm

Researchers, including an Indian-origin person, have found that those who believe in such remedies end up gaining more weight.

November 12, 20141:14 pm

The 2014 Pneumonia and Diarrhea Progress Report, released today, highlights India’s persisting burden of pneumonia and diarrhea.

November 12, 20149:45 am

A large study has found that cigarette smoking increases the risk of developing a second smoking-associated cancer.

November 12, 20149:37 am

From increasing your antioxidants to eating more fruits, one can keep a count of a few diet tips to stay younger always.

November 11, 20145:14 pm

Anxiety in people with memory problems could increase their risk of contracting Alzheimer's disease later in life, says a new research.

November 8, 201412:05 am

A Harvard study finds that despite the thrills people receive from an extraordinary experience, few anticipate its social cost: exclusion by friends who would really rather not hear about it.

November 7, 201411:13 pm

Study finds that air in gyms contain dust, formaldehyde and carbon dioxide at levels higher than the accepted standards for indoor air-quality.

November 6, 201411:35 am

Type 2 diabetes and cardio-vascular disease often occur together and scientists have now discovered that the two diseases may be related.

November 7, 201410:30 am

Do you want to help trim yours and your family’s waistlines? One can save over a month’s worth of calories every year by ditching 'ready meals'.

November 5, 20141:36 pm

Researchers have now found that even second hand exposure to cigarette smoke can cause weight gain.

November 4, 20143:58 pm

Practising meditation has a positive physical impact at the cellular level in breast cancer survivors, new research shows.

November 4, 20143:49 pm

Smokers are three times more likely than non-smokers to develop chronic back pain, warns a research.

November 4, 20146:50 am

MMRDA says MMOPL used up more area for construction than permitted, wants back the excess area