PTI | April 7, 2018 1:30 PM
Scientists have developed a new approach to repair cells deep inside the ear, a potential remedy that could restore hearing for millions of elderly people and others who suffer hearing loss.
PTI | April 7, 2018 1:07 PM
The Public Works Department (PWD) will undertake remodelling of 94 dispensaries of the Delhi government as polyclinics, a pet project of the AAP dispensation.
Passive smoking? 40 per cent of women lung cancer patients in Goa non-smokers, says anti-tobacco NGOPTI | April 7, 2018 11:10 AM
Almost 40 per cent of women in Goa who have lung cancer do not smoke themselves, which means it is likely that they are victims of `passive smoking’, an anti-tobacco NGO has said.
FE Online | April 7, 2018 9:22 AM
World Health Day 2018: The World Health Day is going to be observed across the globe on Saturday, April 7.
FE Online | April 6, 2018 8:44 PM
World Health Day 2018: On April 7, the people across the world will be celebrating the World Health Day. This day is celebrated to ensure more and more people are taking time out of their daily life and focus on health and fitness.
PTI | April 6, 2018 1:32 PM
A sudden financial loss in middle or older age may significantly increase the risk of death, a study has found.
IANS | April 6, 2018 12:50 PM
Researchers have developed a new blood test that can more accurately predict the development of tuberculosis (TB) up to two years before its onset in high-risk patients.
PTI | April 6, 2018 12:32 PM
Higher intake of dairy products, including milk, yogurt and cheese, may improve bone mineral density and strengthen the spine, according to scientists, including one of Indian origin.
PTI | April 5, 2018 5:18 PM
Levying taxes on tobacco, alcohol, soft drinks and snacks will benefit poorer households the most, a Lancet study has found.
Can’t get over actor Tiger Shroff’s fit body? Here is how to get a gymnast’s body like Baaghi 2 actorIANS | April 4, 2018 8:15 PM
If you are someone who can’t get over actor Tiger Shroff’s fit body in his current release “Baaghi 2”, then you can transform yourself with some basic martial art techniques.
PTI | April 4, 2018 6:16 PM
Global pharma major Roche today said it has launched monoclonal antibody atezolizumab under the brand name Tecentriq in India for treatment of lung and bladder cancer. T
IANS | April 4, 2018 5:31 PM
While eating red meat that is rich in protein is linked with increased risk of heart disease, protein from nuts and seeds could be beneficial for the human heart, suggests a study including more than 80,000 participants.
Treat to fitness freaks! McDonald’s makes healthy menu; cuts oil, fats from burgers, fries and othersFE Online | April 4, 2018 1:02 PM
Giving another reason to enjoy the fries, nuggets, sauces and patties guilt-free, it has added 25 per cent more dietary fibre to the patties.
FE Online | April 3, 2018 10:21 PM
Working out has become a crucial part of people’s life. It has become so important that internet is flooded with articles on the best workout to lose fat or ten exercises to gain six-packs among others.
IANS | April 2, 2018 4:47 PM
High blood pressure before conception and early in pregnancy may increase the risk of pregnancy loss, even if the woman does not have a hypertension diagnosis, new research has found.
IANS | April 2, 2018 4:20 PM
Having a diet free from red meat can help women reduce the risk of a type of colon cancer, suggests new research.
PTI | March 31, 2018 5:47 PM
Data from clinical trials and animal obesity studies further link excess weight to cancer. The study shows that obesity accelerates cancer progression in several ways.
PTI | March 31, 2018 5:31 PM
According to the researchers from Japan, knee osteoarthritis affects some 55 per cent of people over age 40 in the country.
PTI | March 31, 2018 5:23 PM
The discovery, published in the journal Nature, is very much on the frontier of inflammation research and the researchers are now exploring its relevance to the onset and development of inflammatory and infectious diseases.
PTI | March 30, 2018 8:01 PM
India witnessed the highest increase in antibiotic consumption among Low and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs) between 2000 and 2015, a study has said.
PTI | March 30, 2018 1:43 PM
Researchers at Kennedy Krieger Institute in the US examined the data of a cross-sectional, network-based survey of children aged between 6 and 17 years with ASD.
Coffee good or bad? California judge rules that one of world’s favourite drink requires cancer warningAssociated Press | March 30, 2018 12:40 PM
The culprit is a chemical produced in the bean roasting process that is a known carcinogen and has been at the heart of an eight-year legal struggle between a tiny nonprofit group and Big Coffee.
PTI | March 28, 2018 4:17 PM
Parents, take note! Allowing your kids to spend more time with their friends may help them stay healthy in adulthood, a study has found.
IANS | March 27, 2018 5:46 PM
Researchers have found that an anti-inflammatory drug — licensed for treating rheumatoid arthritis — may help patients in the early stages of stroke to reduce harmful inflammation.
FE Online | March 27, 2018 3:49 PM
India has witnessed the highest consumption of antibiotics among the low and middle-income group countries in a span of fifteen years from 2005 till 2015, shows a study by US-based National Academy of Sciences in their official journal, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
PTI | March 27, 2018 2:54 PM
Scientists are testing a promising drug that may stop a gene associated with obesity from triggering breast and lung cancer, as well as prevent them from growing.
PTI | March 26, 2018 4:42 PM
Patients suffering from cancer could ease their pain levels by using a simple pen and paper bedside chart, a study suggests.
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