Monday, December 11, 2017

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New York: People with diabetes may soon be able to go on a vacation without their glucose monitoring kits with them. Researchers have developed...

In addition to increasing asthma risk through obesity, fructose itself may cause inflammation in the lungs. Washington DC: Sugary drinks are not just unhealthy for...

A dense blanket of fog envelops Anand Vihar in Delhi.(HT file photo On the morning of November 8, Delhi reached the alarming mark of 999...

After discontinuation of hormonal contraception, the risk of breast cancer was still higher among women who used hormonal contraceptives for five years or more. Women...

A serious disorder which ultimately makes it difficult for a person to breathe, COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder, is one of the major...

In a recent study, a group of scientists found that postmenopausal women who lose weight may have a significantly reduced chance of developing breast...

Currently, depression and anxiety are the leading cause of disability and lost productivity worldwide with only one- third of patients recovering from treatment. Scientists have...

An MRI every six months could be far more effective in detecting breast cancer in younger women with a high-risk genetic profile than an...

Anti-impotency Viagra drug used to prevent serious growth complications affecting babies in the womb is ineffective, finds a study. Foetal growth restriction, commonly called intrauterine...

Chewing on Ice It’s natural and sugar-free, so you might think ice is harmless. But munching on hard, frozen cubes can chip or even crack...

Best Choice: Water It's essential for your body. It prevents dehydration, constipation, and kidney stones. Plus, with no calories, it’s the best beverage for your...

Washington DC: There’s good news for senior citizens. According to researchers, a blood-based precision medicine test incorporating age, sex and gene expression score (ASGES)...

Washington DC: Many of us turn to our smartphones and other gadgets to measure our fitness activities. But they may not show accurate results...

If you are in the habit of popping over-the-counter painkillers, you may be at double the risk of becoming obese as well as have...

New York: If your teenaged son or daughter is regularly waking up till late in the night, he or she is likely to have...

Washington DC: You may need to take care of your aging parents as a study has recently warned that age-related hearing loss may be...

Children who play games on smartphones right before hitting the sack are at increased risk of higher body mass index, warns a recent study....

Canola oil — one of the most widely consumed vegetable oils in the world — may be harmful for the brain, according to a...

London: Highly-educated people are less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease, a study claims. Using genetic information, researchers from the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden provided new...

Why are girls hitting early puberty? While the onset of puberty is a natural process, it indeed is a very unsettling phase in a girl's...

NEW DELHI: The link between air pollution and respiratory diseases is well-established, but the United Nations Children's Fund, in a report on Tuesday, said...

Vaccinating boys against human papillomavirus (HPV) before they become sexually active may be highly effective, as according to a study males who are infected...

Good news! A simple blood test of skin cancer patients can now help doctors to predict the chances of an aggressive cancer returning years...

Delhi / December 4, 2017 – International Arogya 2017, the first international conference and exhibition on AYUSH and wellness systems organized by FICCI in...

What Is It? When you have this disease, your body does a poor job turning the carbohydrates in food into energy. This causes sugar to...

NEW DELHI: Type 2 diabetes can be reversed if you can lose weight radically, according to a study by UK scientists who managed to...

We do the works to keep our skin looking great-the best products, a healthy diet and of course, beauty sleep. But there is this...

Laugh Out Loud Did feeling stress about work and family responsibilities? There are plenty of quick things you can do to reduce your tension. Throw...

You may need to include nuts, avocado, fish in your kid’s daily diet, as high levels of polyunsaturated fatty acids in children’s blood is...

Washington DC: Breathing problems during sleep may indicate an increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease, warns a study. According to researchers, treating conditions like sleep...

New Delhi: Veganism has become a popular lifestyle around the world. It has found many takers in India too, as turning vegetarian Indian food...

Bengaluru: Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer cases are on the rise in India, three times more than in western countries, said a study by...

Washington DC: Previous research has shown that taking antidepressants in pregnancy as it could lead to autism risk in kids, while taking antacids could...

New York: A lesser menstrual cycle over the lifespan as well as earlier menopause may explain why only some women are vulnerable to the...

When you talk of Indian supermodels, invariably it is Milind Soman that comes to mind first. We all remember that moment in 1995 when...

As a seasonal alternative to pounding pavements or gym treadmills, running on sandy seashores is a good way to train while on vacation while...

New York : The number of people suffering from depression rose from 8-20% over the past decade. Yet, there are still myths and stigma...

Dolly Singh, 34, has gained something of a fan following online for promoting body positivity by showing that size is no barrier to mastering...

Ex-rays are not really as harmless as we’ve been made to think. According to a study, exposure to even low doses of ionising radiation,...

According to a new study, pregnant women who have restless legs syndrome (RLS) are twice as likely to experience poor sleep quality, poor daytime...

New York: Want to shed those extra kilos by cutting on some calories? A new study suggests that a woman’s desire to diet and...

Hydroxychloroquine, a drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat malaria and certain autoimmune diseases in pregnant women, appears to reduce transmission...

Using a larger dataset than for any previous human movement study, National Institutes of Health-funded researchers at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, have...

MUMBAI: A 10-month-old infant from Goregaon, Mumbai, has lost his sense of recognition and is unable to identify familiar faces, including his parents', following...

NEW DELHI: There is a waiting list of five at central Delhi's Lok Nayak Hospital. The number may not seem large for a surgical...

NEW DELHI: An RTI document has revealed that Delhi hospitals collected nearly one million units of blood through replacement donations in the last five...

Women and girls with autism may face greater challenges with real world planning, organisation and other daily living skills, than boys, according to an...

Summer can be a tricky time for people who suffer from eczema or “atopic dermatitis,” as sunny weather can lead to major flare-ups due...

People may not talk about it openly but everyone wants their first time sex to be magical. However, it may not always be so...

New York: Are you feeling stress out? Blame it on your fellow batch mates or colleagues. New research suggests that if students and teachers of...