Passive smoking appears to significantly raise a person's risk of dementia and other forms of cognitive problems,British and US researchers said.
Obesity may raise the risk of getting migraines,the latest health problem to be associated with being much too heavy,US researchers said.
Scientists have deciphered the genetic code of common cold for the first time,a breakthrough which they claim could herald effective new treatments for the ubiquitous virus.
Sahara has said that it will invest Rs 2,000 cr in the next two-three years for setting up three super specialty hospitals in different parts of the country.
A group of scientists have identified a new mechanism whereby tumours develop.
A study has suggested that renewable plastic made from plants could significantly reduce carbon footprint.
According to a new study,the female insects seek out intimate moments not to increase their chances of becoming fertilized,but for hydration.
Multiracial identity is associated with better social and personal well-being,according to a new study.
If you ignore physical workout and think that brain-training games would hold back the onset of mental decline as you age,think again.
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison,US,have developed a two-step method to convert the cellulose in raw biomass into a promising biofuel.
Contrary to the common belief that swinging arms help drive the human gait,a new study has revealed that they contribute nothing to the way of walking.
Psychological relief to the patients and their expectations of a faster relief can supersede the rational reasons for the doctor while prescribing injections.
Hair restoration has come a long way since the Middle Ages when a rancid rhino fat and rosemary concoction was applied on bald pates by virgins!
Erode district is witnessing an alarming number of cancer cases due to drinking water contamination by various factory units into Kalaingarayan canal.
The immune system of smokers with chronic lung diseases can backfire,and actually worsen their condition,according to new research.
Researcher says that chocolate,wine and romance can turn out to be really good for your heart,if taken in moderation.
Multivitamin supplements are unable to prevent the risk of cancer or cardiovascular diseases in postmenopausal women,says a study.
Marijuana use may increase the risk of developing testicular cancer,in particular a more aggressive form of the disease,according to a study.
If you think that pregnant women suffer lapses in memory,think again,for a study has revealed that the 'baby brain' concept is nothing but a myth.
Marijuana use may increase the risk of developing testicular cancer,in particular a more aggressive form of the disease,according to a US study.