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June 27, 2016 8:06 am

Those who sleep with their devices next to them have been found to be affected by transient smartphone "blindness".

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June 27, 2016 7:33 am

Asia will account for 90 per cent of the rise in deaths.

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June 26, 2016 3:23 pm

The story of innovation starts eight years ago when Ganesh Jangir, then a student of class XII, used to work on a farm during his vacations in Nagaur.

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June 25, 2016 4:36 pm

In most of the city hospitals, the doctors prescribe branded drugs at present.

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June 25, 2016 1:15 pm

Jaspreet Sukhija, associate professor, Advanced Eye, PGI, has done work in cataract surgery in children suffering from glaucoma.

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June 25, 2016 12:45 pm

Condemning desi ghee as a culprit for blocking arteries and replacing it with refined hydrogenated vegetable oils was a fatal mistake.

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June 24, 2016 2:56 pm

Visits to outdoor green spaces of 30 minutes or more during the course of a week could reduce the prevalence of depression by up to 7 per cent and high blood pressure by 9 per cent.

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June 24, 2016 4:29 am

Women who consumed one-two servings of walnuts per week showed reduced risk of developing impairments in physical functions, a study said.

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June 23, 2016 2:16 pm

Diabetes has been proven to be a significant long-term population burden among patients who have had a heart attack.

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June 23, 2016 2:03 pm

Sperm with altered DNA may lead to health problems in the offspring.

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June 23, 2016 1:12 pm

People whose diets consist of broccoli have a lesser risk of contracting degenerative diseases.

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June 22, 2016 4:04 pm

Cannabis exposure during pregnancy can cause structural changes in the baby's brain, affecting their decision-making and working memory.

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June 22, 2016 2:54 pm

Drugs used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction actually have a very pronounced effect in slowing the progression of heart failure.

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June 22, 2016 9:26 am

The Zika study will include analysis of birth outcomes, pre-term birth, microcephaly cases and other problems, taking into account environmental influences.

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June 21, 2016 7:29 pm

Scientists have pinpointed the precise cells acting as culprits in cancer formation, which can then be inhibited by the drug denosumab.

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June 21, 2016 7:10 pm

Meningiomas are tumours arising from the brain and spinal cord that are usually not cancerous, but can require risky surgery.

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June 21, 2016 6:23 pm

A study demonstrated the genetic basis of social behaviour in humans.

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June 21, 2016 1:28 pm

Zika virus may cause birth defects in children and so doctors are found encouraging Puerto Rican patients to wait at least a year to get pregnant.

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June 21, 2016 9:00 am

If you are still wondering what the yoga hype is all about, here are 21 benefits of regular yoga practice you could use.

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June 21, 2016 5:43 am

The programme aims to screen people aged above 30 for oral cancer and women aged above 30 for breast and cervical cancer.

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June 20, 2016 5:49 pm

The study found that in men with a BMI of 20 and over, the risk of heart failure increased by 16 per cent with every BMI unit.

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June 21, 2016 7:13 pm

Regular yoga practise can help fight chronic lifestyle diseases like hypertension, hormonal imbalances, diabetes, reproductory disorders, and respiratory and cardiovascular related health concerns.

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June 19, 2016 6:39 pm

Research says a mother's obesity can impair the health of later generations.

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June 19, 2016 5:31 pm

A few though, remain sceptical about the harmless nature of e-cigarettes.

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June 19, 2016 2:31 pm

The study found that high adherence to a plant-based diet that was low in animal foods was associated with a 20 per cent reduced risk of Type 2 diabetes compared with low adherence to such a diet.

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June 19, 2016 12:42 pm

Even the blue light we get from our screens can damage our skin, said researchers.

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June 18, 2016 6:26 pm

If you want to retain what you studied, then hit the gym for at least four hours as it improves long term memory and memory traces.

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June 18, 2016 6:11 pm

Exercise is already known as a stress reducer and mood booster, so it really has the potential to help those suffering with ADHD symptoms.

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June 18, 2016 5:54 pm

It has been found that absence of a gut bacteria species in humans can lead to autism spectrum disorder symptoms. 

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June 18, 2016 5:25 pm

The most healthy and motile sperm swim through the porous membrane leaving behind less functional and dead sperm in the bottom chamber.

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June 18, 2016 4:01 pm

Vitamin D deficiency also increases the risk of osteoporosis, cancer, cardiovascular disease and autoimmune disorders. 

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June 18, 2016 12:10 pm

A low-fat diet works out to be high on carbohydrates which is unsuitable, specially for the Indian population.

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June 17, 2016 8:16 pm

The ongoing outbreak has reached more than 60 countries, Brazil being the hardest-hit country

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June 17, 2016 5:40 pm

Both lack of stimulation in the workplace and dirty working environment can have a long-term cognitive effect on employees.

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June 17, 2016 5:47 pm

For the study, researchers identified 85,201 people with epilepsy, as well as all of their siblings and offspring.

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June 17, 2016 3:03 pm

People who are obese have a BMI of 30 and above and find it very difficult to stay away from sweet food because the reward system in their brain operates in a different manner.