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Violent upbringing ‘leads to domestic violence in later life’

October 6, 2009 11:43:09 am

Individuals who have experienced violence at an early age may have trouble adjusting to healthy,adult romantic relationships,says a new study.

Young adults struggling to cope with anxiety overload

October 5, 2009 3:04:48 pm

An increasing number of young adults are suffering from "anxiety overload",warns a charity.

Swine flu vaccination begins in US

October 5, 2009 2:42:26 pm

Healthcare workers in Indiana and Tennessee will be among the first to get swine flu vaccines in the United States.

Six faux pas of online dating revealed

October 5, 2009 12:33:16 pm

Experts at a dating site have put together a list of faux pas of online dating.

Prolonged stress may lead to stroke

October 4, 2009 3:42:29 pm

Extended stress has been found to cause stroke,also called cerebral infarction,according to a unique patient study.

Woman dies of swine flu in Gujrat,death toll reaches 36

October 4, 2009 1:56:17 pm

A 25-year-old woman died of swine flu here taking the death toll due to the disease in Gujarat to 36,state health officials said on Sunday.

H1N1 claims 3 more,Pune city toll rises to 69

October 4, 2009 12:57:17 pm

With three more deaths reported on Saturday,the swine flu toll in Pune city rose to 69.

Two more die of swine flu in Pune; toll rises to 66

October 3, 2009 12:20:48 pm

The swine flu toll in the city rose to 66 with two more persons succumbing to the virus,health officials said on Saturday.

Vitamin D could save older adults from frequent falls

October 2, 2009 12:46:42 pm

A new study suggests that people above 65 years should take high dose of vitamin D to prevent falls.

Tai Chi can help diabetics lower glucose levels

October 2, 2009 11:14:53 am

A regular tai chi exercise program can help people better control their diabetes,says a new study.

US begins rolling out swine flu vaccine

October 2, 2009 9:58:55 am

The United States said it has begun implementing a massive campaign to vaccinate millions of Americans against swine flu,with the first 600,000 doses to be distributed in coming days.

Four more succumb to swine flu,countrywide toll stands at 328

October 1, 2009 8:12:58 pm

Four more people succumbed to swine flu on Thursday even as 142 fresh cases of the viral infection were reported from across the country.

Smoking during pregnancy risks psychotic symptoms in children

October 1, 2009 2:51:18 pm

Mothers who smoke during pregnancy put their children at greater risk of developing psychotic symptoms as teenagers,British scientists said.

Alcoholism negatively affects sleep despite long periods of sobriety

October 1, 2009 1:39:18 pm

Long-term alcoholism can have detrimental effects on a person’s sleep despite long periods of abstinence,according to a study.

Experts warns of second deadlier wave of swine flu

October 1, 2009 1:33:10 pm

Warning of a second wave of swine flu pandemic which might have a high fatality rate,experts have asked the Government to be prepared to face any eventuality.

Daily candy,chocolate can make your kid a thuggish adult

October 1, 2009 11:44:41 am

Children who eat sweets and chocolate every day are more likely to grow into aggressive adults,according to a new study.

Elderly women sleep better than they think,men nap worse

October 1, 2009 11:36:35 am

Elderly women sleep better than elderly men even though women consistently report that their sleep is shorter and poorer,says a new study.

People who possess guns more likely to be shot than others

October 1, 2009 11:32:14 am

People who possess a gun for personal defence are 4.5 times more likely to be shot in an assault,according to a study.

Many swine flu deaths linked with second infection

October 1, 2009 10:17:59 am

Many people who have died of H1N1 swine flu in the United States have also had bacterial infections,health officials reported.

22-year-old dies of H1N1 flu,Delhi death toll now 11

October 1, 2009 10:10:36 am

A 22-year-old man became the latest victim of the H1N1 virus. Meanwhile,58 persons tested positive for H1N1 influenza taking the total number of reported cases to 2,739.

Breast Cancer: a wake up call for Indian women

September 30, 2009 1:08:08 pm

Breast cancer,a dreaded disease has got deadlier for the modern woman who with her late marriage,unhealthy eating and growing weight is becoming vulnerable to the illness.

Meeting pretty women ‘makes men feel good’

September 30, 2009 12:19:42 pm

Pretty women may make men nervous but blokes do feel good when they flirt with them,a new study has revealed.

Mid-life obesity cuts women’s chances of healthy survival

September 30, 2009 11:44:02 am

Being overweight in midlife might give rise to multiple chronic diseases,impair cognitive function and physical function and mental health in women in older age.

Working mums’ kids likely to lead unhealthier lives

September 30, 2009 10:07:49 am

Children whose mothers work are less likely to eat healthily or exercise as often as children with stay-at-home mums that is likely to raise the hackles of working mothers.

Measles vaccine inhaler shows promise

September 29, 2009 3:38:20 pm

Scientists have revealed that inhaling measles vaccine can be more effective in combating the disease that causes 197,000 deaths each year globally.