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Scientists have discovered a gene linked to schizophrenia and bipolar disorder,a major finding which they claim can help in identifying and treating the mental conditions early.
Gynecological visits should not be limited to discussions about different tests and/or prescriptions for contraceptives,but could be used as a great opportunity for dialogue about sexual health as well,according to a thesis.
Inhibiting activity of a transfer protein to raise high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol levels is not as effective a heart disease therapy as it is believed to be,according to a new study.
A new study has found that participating in social service activities can significantly improve brain functions of older adults.
The number of H1N1 influenza samples received in the last fortnight have soared as temperatures dip in the Capital.
A study has revealed that most moms-to-be develop emotion-reading powers perhaps because it makes them hyper-vigilant.
American health experts have found that cholesterol levels in women increase sharply after the stoppage of menstruation cycle.
The next time you have a goblet of white wine,do drink it in a room back-lit with red or blue ambient lights -- it will taste better,says a new study.
Drinking more than three cups of tea or coffee (regular or decaffeinated) a day appears to lower the risk of developing type 2 diabetes,says a new study.
Two women,including a pregnant lady,succumbed to Swine Flu,taking the death toll due to the viral infection to 59 in the state.
Kapil Dev walked the ramp for designer duo Ashima and Leena Singh at a charity fund raiser in New Delhi.
The US needs to establish a permanent group that advises the govt on vaccine safety and spend more money to address safety concerns about vaccines.
American scientists have claimed that even moderate weight loss improves heart function of obese people.
Promises are made not to be broken. But,scientists have now discovered the physiological mechanisms in the brain which they claim can enable predicting whether someone will break a promise.
British health experts have claimed that the swine flu pandemic,which has killed over 3,000 people worldwide,is 'considerably less lethal' than feared.
Researchers in the UK have identified a potential new diagnostic biomarker for heart attacks.
A rare heart surgery and procedure was performed on an eight-month-old child by cardiac surgeons in Hyderabad.
India is undercutting the US as a preferred source of surrogate mothers for couples from developed countries.
Seven people infected with a Tamiflu-resistant strain of pandemic H1N1 influenza have been identified by researchers in Vietnam.
A Class V student of a public school,Ashish Maurya,died of swine flu on Tuesday,making it the first swine flu death in the district.
In a key scientific breakthrough,researchers have identified a single "on-off" gene which they claim can change gender traits -- one keeping females female.
An estimated 10,000 people including 1100 children died of swine flu in the United States in the seven months after the new strain of flu was first detected in April.
Youngsters who have undergone cancer treatment are at a greater risk of serious heart problems and must be closely screened,health experts warned.
Bone marrow transplants,already used to treat some children with sickle cell disease,also may cure some adults with this deadly genetic defect that causes red blood cells to contort.