Wednesday, Mar 04, 2015
March 3, 20153:27 pm

Eating peanuts may lower your risk of dying from a heart attack, a new study has claimed.

February 28, 201512:47 am

Endorphins are released during starvation and prolonged exercise.

February 26, 20151:36 pm

Oat-based breakfast cereals have now come under the scanner as researchers have detected in them potentially dangerous mould contamination.

February 25, 20154:44 pm

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.

February 25, 20151:51 pm

Driven by concerns of initiating a false alarm, young women tend to ignore or dismiss the earliest symptoms of an impending heart attack.

February 25, 201512:50 pm

Your wisdom teeth could hold the clue to treating diseases affecting the cornea, a major cause of blindness worldwide.

February 24, 20152:30 pm

People who have low levels of vitamin D are more likely to have diabetes, regardless of how much they weigh, says a new study.

February 24, 201512:27 pm

Living a structured life with regular meal times and early bedtimes can lead to a better life.

February 23, 20155:48 pm

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.

February 23, 201512:44 pm

Researchers have developed a targeted approach to override the "energy saving" mode and allow muscle to burn more energy,

February 21, 20154:34 am

Those who have considered high-intensity interval training but have been apprehensive about its demands should go for a walk.

February 21, 20154:30 am

Medicines given even before smokers are ready to quit is found to help them.

February 20, 20151:36 pm

Widely considered simply a malodourous toxic gas, hydrogen sulfide may help treat high blood pressure.

February 20, 201512:53 pm

Eating pork could be a cheap protein fix for Indians and cultivation of rapidly multiplying pigs will boost income for rural farmers.

February 20, 20153:27 pm

People who consume one or more cans of cold drinks per day are exposing themselves to a potential carcinogen, warns a new study.

February 19, 20157:15 pm

Lack of sleep can elevate levels of free fatty acids in the blood.

February 19, 20152:32 pm
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Physical activity contributes to reducing risk of heart attack and coronary death in older adults with limited mobility

February 19, 20152:29 pm

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.

February 18, 20153:42 pm

Napping beyond the age of two lengthens the amount of time it takes for a child to fall asleep.

February 17, 20152:05 pm

Type 2 diabetes have an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's due to amyloid formation in the pancreas.

February 16, 20154:20 pm

Some top researchers now suggest that the concept of successful ageing should be abandoned.

February 15, 20155:11 pm

For men who resent wearing condoms, a new non-intrusive solution is on the anvil - a birth control pill.

February 15, 20153:02 pm

Researchers have now found that diabetes may also decrease certain cognitive abilities, known as executive functions.

February 14, 20156:18 pm

A life-extending protein may protect against learning and memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease.

February 14, 20152:51 pm

Does it really matter if we look a little tanned, turn a bit duskier? Some exposure to the sun is healthy.

February 14, 20152:36 am

Pregnancy complications such as pre-eclampsia, pregnancy-induced hypertension are recognised risk factors.

February 14, 20152:34 am

Research has shown that their death rates are two to three times higher than those of people who have never smoked.

February 14, 20152:32 am

Caused by a virus which affects the upper respiratory tract, its symptoms include fever, headache and runny nose.

February 14, 20152:28 am

None of the activity trackers has proved able to persuade reluctant exercisers to start and stick with a workout routine.

February 12, 20154:07 pm

Targeting a protein might allow treatment of alcoholism and prevents alcohol-induced heart and liver damage.

February 12, 20153:59 pm

Harmless plant extract can be applied to treat Cushing Disease caused by a tumour.

February 11, 20157:57 pm

A short nap for half an hour can help relieve stress and bolster the immune systems weakened by poor sleep.

February 11, 20154:53 pm

Smoking appears to accelerate the thinning of the brain's cortex, the outer layer of the brain.

February 11, 20151:36 pm

No need to skip a meal or head to a gym as easy ways to lose a few pounds.

February 11, 20151:15 pm

Low levels of vitamin D in childhood increases the risk of heart disease

February 11, 20152:14 pm

Coconut oil intake and exercise training results in reduction in blood pressure.