Bleeding, sensitive teeth, bad breath are some of the signs that you should pay particular attention to your gums.
It doesn't matter whether the breast milk comes from the babies' own mother or donated by other women, the study found positive impact of feeding premature babies breast milk during the first month of life.
People from Karnataka, New Delhi and West Bengal follow.
Reducing daily sitting time by one to two hours could have a significant and positive impact on future cardiovascular health.
Exercise can help people with certain genetic traits lower depressive symptoms more, says a new study.
A diet containing too much red meat and not enough fruits and vegetables could increase your body's 'biological age'.
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One may have normal haemoglobin levels and still have non-anaemic deficiency.
People with more friends have increased pain tolerance, according to a new Oxford study.
A single antibody infusion can protect monkeys against infection with an HIV-like virus.
Cancer cells spread by migrating along protein fibers that serve as a path out of the original tumour.
The findings showed that NAFLD is an independent risk factor for atherosclerosis — the build-up of fats, cholesterol and other substances in and on the artery walls — which may lead to the advent of heart diseases-related deaths.
Experts have said that silicon balloon implants in the stomach are becoming popular among young women.
The programmable DNA thermometer is 20,000 times smaller than a strand of human hair.
Latest research shows that cholesterol and triglyceride levels are similar whether you fast or not.
Yoga exercise may lead to small improvements in asthma, quality of life and symptoms.
Maladaptive responses in older adults are linked to the deterioration of a brain circuit that plays a key role in goal-directed learning.
Arsenic exposure from rice in early life is associated with adverse effects on foetal growth and child immune and neurodevelopment outcomes.
Video game addiction may be a coping mechanism among younger men — especially those who are single — showing signs of depression, restlessness and anxiety.
Immune response of the body is stronger in the mornings, making it the most conducive time to receive a vaccination.
A team of experts has found that use of e-cigarettes can reduce overall smoking and mortality rates.
Clinicians should include the testing of hearing in managing Type-2 diabetes.
Children with vision problems should be monitored for signs and symptoms of ADHD so that this dual impairment of vision and attention can best be addressed.
Incidents related to laundry detergent packets saw the biggest rise over the two-year study period.
The findings revealed that higher levels of greenness around homes is associated with a significantly lower risk of chronic diseases.
Researchers have found that bananas have carotenoid, a compound that are converted into Vitamin A, important precursors for eye health, in the liver.
For older adults who share a special bond with pets like a dog, walking can benefit in lowering body mass index (BMI), finds a study.
Lack of sleep will alter your mood and cholesterol metabolism, affecting blood vessels in your body.
It has been used successfully in treatment of infections caused by antibiotic-resistant micro-organisms.
A team of researchers have found genetic variants associated with our feelings of well-being, depression and neuroticism.
Daytime sleepiness may have significant implications for alertness and concentration.
Exposure to chemicals found in everyday products may pose various health hazards, reveals new research.
Drawing pictures of information that needs to be remembered is a strong and reliable strategy to enhance memory.
There are a lot of myths surrounding breastfeeding that have led to a decline in the practice. But doctors and experts have repeatedly stressed on its importance, not only for the newborn, but for the mother as well.
Using positive memories can prove to be an effective method for boosting mood amongst individuals with specific mental health problems such as anxiety or depression.
If you can't avoid being in the sun, you can at least be prepared for it.