In a breakthrough, US researchers have found that an improved tuberculosis vaccine can offer strong protection against leprosy.
Though rare, incidents of breast cancer in men are not unheard of – and health experts call for awareness and timely treatment.
Researchers have found that consumption of whey protein before meals may help them keep insulin treatment at bay.
There has been a rise in the number of young Indians diagnosed with knee arthritis and other problems of joints and ligaments.
By: Ishi Khosla Artichoke, a leafy vegetable, is native to Southern Europe, Northern Africa and the Canary Islands. In India, they form a part of the ‘exotic vegetable category’. However, their special health benefits merit attention. Artichoke is considered to be one of the world’s oldest cultivated vegetables, grown by the Greeks and the Romans, and […]
There is nothing like sinking your teeth in a crisp cob of sweet corn. But few myths keep people away from the vegetable and it is time to know the truth.
Experts bust health and body myths that have been the part of our lifestyle since ages.
Running everyday, even for a few minutes, can significantly reduce a person’s risk of dying from cardiovascular diseases.
In less than six months, prescriptions for Sovaldi have eclipsed all other hepatitis C pills combined.
The pace of walking and memory loss of an individual can now predict dementia accurately, according to a recent study.
Individuals with Vitamin D deficiency are twice as likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia as compared to others.
Women have longer hospital stays and are more likely than men to die in the hospital after a heart attack.
Cinnamon can not only tickle your taste buds, the ancient cooking spice is also an effective anti-bacterial agent.
Nicotine in cigarettes may trigger psychiatric disorders, raising a smoker’s risk of committing suicide, a new study has warned.
Calling people with moderately high blood sugar as “pre-diabetic” is a drastically premature measure with no medical value.