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Hugs help protect against stress and infection

Hugs help protect against stress and infection

Scientists have found the simplest way you can protect yourself against stress and infection...

Sparks fly when egg meets sperm: Study
Sparks fly when egg meets sperm: Study

Sparks fly when an egg meets sperm, according to a new study which found that the fertilised mammalian egg releases from its surface billions of zinc atoms that create tiny 'zinc sparks'.

Indians living longer and healthier lives: Study

First-ever journal publication of country-specific cause-of-death data for 188 countries have found people are living much longer worldwide...

Age at first menstrual cycle tied to heart disease risk

Women who had their first menstrual cycle at age 10 or younger, or age 17 or older, may be at a higher risk of developing heart disease...

Yoga as good as aerobics for reducing heart disease risk

Yoga - an ancient mind-body practice which originated in India - may work just as good as aerobic exercise...

Skipping meals makes kids obese: Study

Children who skip meals are more likely to have excess body fat and an increased risk of diabetes, heart disease...

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 18 Dec )This Week ( 14 Dec - 20 Dec )

SAGITTARIUS When the Moon changes its position, you should begin to feel much happier, and also to see the truth underlying a number of recent emotional complications. Don't abandon your dreams, but do put them into context. You… read more