Health


’Yuck factor’ may prompt better hand hygiene

From politics to commerce to sex, the feeling of disgust can affect you in subtle ways and now, a .....


Viagra can cut heart attack risk

The little blue pill that helps men have sex can also be used to ward off heart attacks and heart ......


Help daddy stay fit with these easy tips!

You call him ’Daddy strongest’ and look up to him to stay fit. But, at times, your daddy overlooks his.....


Finish your broccoli to stay healthy

Your mom was right, broccoli is great for you! A new study has given out more reasons to eat this ........


Diabetes can make heart attack 50 pc deadlier

A new study has found that diabetes can raise the risk of heart attack death by 50 percent.


There’s a ’fishy’ way to add years to your life!

You may want to add cold-water fish to your diet as a recent study has found that omega-3s can help .......

Do you know what you’re smoking?

Do you know what’s in your cigarette? A recent study suggests that most of you don’t!...........

Walnuts can knock years off your age

Ladies, you may want to add walnuts to your diet as a recent study has found......


Health needs of transgender people remain unmet

Despite the recent attention directed toward transgender people, they and their........

Silencing single gene can affect your social behaviour

New York: Silencing a specific gene may affect human social behaviour, including a person’s ability to form healthy relationships or to recognise the.....

High blood sugar can lower risk of one type of brain tumour

New York: High blood sugar for long periods can cause serious health problems but surprisingly it can have a protective effect.....

Yoga gives health on zero budget: Modi

Chandigarh: Saying yoga has become a major economic activity worldwide, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said it gives health benefits.....

Sri Lanka records rise in dengue patients

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Health on Thursday launched a dengue eradication programme as the number of cases rose to over 18,000 with 24 people reported dead.....

Eat nuts to cut mortality risk from prostate cancer

New York: Men suffering from prostate cancer may significantly reduce their risk of mortality by consuming nuts like almonds, cashews, hazelnuts.....

Health: How beer enhances sexual performance in men

Heading to drink some frosty suds? Well, we have good news for you! Researchers........

Meet Hong Hong, Chinese boy born with 31 fingers and toes

A boy has been born in China with a rare congenital condition due to which he has 31 fingers and toes along with two palms on each hand.


Copper, an obesity-tackling gold?

If you want to flush that stubborn fat away forever, then add copper-rich food to your diet as a .........


Your sleep relates to what you eat

A new study has revealed that your weight and diet may help predict your sleep quality.......

Larger wine glasses may lead people to drink more: study

Serving wine in larger glasses may encourage people to drink more, even when the amount of the drink remains the same, a new study suggests.......

Health: The many benefits of a Mediterranean diet

 

Want to live 15 years longer? New research suggests that eating a Mediterranean diet along with regular exercise, not smoking, and maintaining a healthy weight could...........

Thailand now free of mom-to-baby transmission of HIV, syphilis

World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday hailed Thailand as the first country in Asia and the.......


Air pollution risks youngsters’ mental health

Young people who are exposed to air pollution for long period are more likely to be prescribed .......

Eat barley to keep your heart healthy

You may want to add barley to your diet as a new study has revealed that it can lower not one but ....


Most antidepressants ineffective for teens, kids

According to a recent study, most available antidepressants do not help children and teenagers with serious .....

Here’s a solution to malaria

Seems like, Malaria parasites, which are known to take a heavy toll on human life annually, ...........

Use smaller wine goblets to reduce drinking

The size of your wine glass will now determine how much you will drink as a new study has found that.....

 

Follow Mediterranean diet to lose weight

A non-calorie restricted Mediterranean diet high in vegetable fats such as olive oil or nuts does ......

Undergoing radiotherapy this way can halve your treatment time

Lung cancer patients can breathe a sigh of relief as a new study has suggested that.....

Connect to nature for `healthy urban living`

The world is in the midst of the largest wave of urban growth in history and the .......

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