Health

How traffic noise risks your heart

Whether you’re stuck in it or breathing in the fumes, traffic is bad for your health and now, a new study.......


Statins may help cut cancer death risk

Cancer patients who pop statin pills are less likely to die of the four most common forms of cancer, ......

Donor heart transported from Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj to Gurgaon’s Medanta in record 12 minutes

The Fortis Organ Retrieval and Transplant (FORT) unit of Fortis Healthcare Limited successfully transported..........

 

New anti-malarial drugs on their way

The WHO’s global target for malaria elimination is 2030 and now, a new study has revealed that a new...........

Online entrepreneurship courses to enhance skil

In the present day, amount of people moving towards entrepreneurship is increasing minute by minute with ...

When bunch of grapes fetched more than Rs 7 lakh at Japan auction

A bunch of about 30 ping pong ball-sized grapes of the Ruby Roman variety set a new world record when it sold for........


Is high blood pressure an emergency?

If your blood pressure goes up, but you are feeling fine, chances are you will still rush to the nearest ..........


This is how diet quality of parents, kids are connected

Researchers from the University of Delawar have predicated a close relationship between diet quality of parents and kids...........

Boosting the potency of broccoli may help treating age-related vision loss

Buck researchers have found that boosting the potency of broccoli-related compound by ten times ......


Global obesity figures miss out more than half a billion: study

Though official estimates say there are 600 million obese adults in the world, a new study claims that ..........


Junk food ads steer kids towards unhealthy diet

Ads for unhealthy foods and beverages high in sugar or salt have the power to sway kids’ preferences, according to a recent study............

A ’superpowered’ way to make kids eat veggies

If you want your kids to finish their greens, just turn those veggies into animated superheroes, .............


Multiple infections worsen malaria

A team of researchers discovered that infections with two types of malaria parasite lead to greater ........


Bring physical activity to your desk to stay healthy

You may want to increase your movement at work as a recent study has found a positive link between mood....


The longer you live, the healthier you are

A new study of centenarians has linked living longer to living healthier.............

Pasta actually does not fatten you

Here’s a news to rejoice; unlike popular beliefs, pasta consumption does not contribute to obesity......


Ottawa research team creates screening tool to warn if fainting becomes life-threatening

About 35 to 40 percent of people faint at least once in their lives. But, for about ten percent of .......

Environmental toxins risking our brains

The air we breathe may be toxic to our brains, according to a recent study................


Now, a supplement that switches off junk food cravings

Sugary treats and calorie-packed happy hour drinks all leave us asking for more, but now, a.............


Smoking Alzheimer’s out with weed

Cannabis has long been accused of affecting memory and thinking ability, but now, a team of ..............


Obesity puts you at multiple sclerosis risk

A new study has warned that overweight people are more likely to develop multiple sclerosis............

Controversy over statins risking thousands of hearts

A period of controversy over the risks and benefits of statins, covered widely in the UK media..........

Link between paracetamol, autism risk dismissed

Moms-to-be, you don’t have to ditch your painkiller anymore as scientific experts have dismissed ..........

Protein is your key to a healthy lifestyle

It is not an unknown factor that physical activity undertaken on a regular basis helps in building .......

Can your dog make you critically ill?

Turns out, you can catch life-threatening infection from your dog...........

Are Ayurvedic remedies really safe?

While many believe that "herbal" is synonymous with "safe," it turns out Ayurvedic medicines can in.......

Artificial pancreas set to make painful diabetes jabs history by 2018

While syringes, pens, pumps and jet injectors have given diabetics options for their insulin ............


Another reason to love green space: It cuts teen violence

Teenagers living in neighbourhoods with more greenery may have less aggressive behaviours..........


Zika vaccines coming soon

A team of scientists may be a step closer to developing some protection from Zika ..............


Zika infection may linger longer in pregnancy

A new study has shown that pregnant monkeys stay infected with Zika longer, indicating an ............

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