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New study throws light on a possible cause of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): What is it?

May 18, 2022 6:38 pm

SIDS is defined as the sudden, unexplained death in a previously-healthy infant, and the cause of death remains unknown

CSTEP study identifies sources to help reduce air pollution in Bengaluru

April 30, 2022 9:26 am

While the study reports were launched by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on February 4, for the findings to be understood and utilised by the government departments, CSTEP on Friday conducted a data dissemination and capacity building event.

Are newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes patients at risk of developing some form of cardiovascular disease?

April 20, 2022 5:27 pm

Type 2 diabetes is caused when the insulin hormone does not properly regulate glucose in the body.

Microplastics in Cauvery river may be harming fish: IISc study

April 11, 2022 4:52 pm

Using a technique called Raman spectroscopy, the researchers detected microplastics and toxic chemicals containing the cyclohexyl functional group.

New study says no increased fertility chances from weight loss; here's why experts disagree

April 10, 2022 6:12 pm

Experts say obesity and pregnancy chances are inversely related, which means more the weight, lesser the chances of conception and having a healthy baby

Strength training for 30 minutes a week can help one live longer: Study

April 09, 2022 11:34 pm

Strength training not only tones the body but also helps you live longer, a new study claims

Study on genetic risk for Alzheimer's discovers 42 previously-unknown genes linked to the disease

April 06, 2022 3:06 pm

Researchers said that "with multiple triggers, biological pathways and cell types involved in its development", Alzheimer’s disease is "an extremely complex condition".

New landmark study sheds light on the possible cause of Alzheimer’s-related symptoms

February 24, 2022 4:10 pm

The researchers found that the loss of synapses or connections between brain cells was strongly associated with poor performance on cognitive tests

Ongoing study reports two new Omicron symptoms; all you need to know

January 04, 2022 10:37 am

As per Tim Spector, Professor of Genetic Epidemiology at King's College London, who is leading the study, these symptoms are common in those who are double-jabbed or even boosted.

Don't look now: How a robot's gaze can affect the human brain

September 03, 2021 6:25 pm

The results show that the human brain processes the robot gaze as a social signal, and that signal has an impact on the way we're making decisions