Category: Lifestyle

Major traumatic injury can increase suicide risk

Washington: Findings of a recent study suggest that a major traumatic injury - such as car crashes and falls -…

Major traumatic injury can increase suicide risk

Washington: Findings of a recent study suggest that a major traumatic injury - such as car crashes and falls -…

What is more dangerous to heart, bacterial pneumonia or viral pneumonia?

Washington: A recent study has found bacterial pneumonia to be far more dangerous to the heart than viral pneumonia. The…

Obese teenagers can face pancreatic cancer risk

New York: If your teenager or young adult child is obese, he or she can be at four-times the risk…

Mummified cats, scarab beetles unearthed in Egypt

Saqqara [Egypt] Nov 11 (ANI): Archaeological excavations revealed a mass cat cemetery and rare mummified scarab beetles in an ancient…

Prenatal exposure to insecticides can affect mental health of children

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 11 (ANI): According to a recent study, prenatal exposure to widely-used insecticides, known as organophosphates, puts…

Can managing cholesterol reduce Alzheimer’s risk?

New York: Managing cholesterol might help reduce Alzheimer's risk, says researchers, including one of Indian-origin, who identified a genetic link…

Pressure on girls for perfect body ‘worse than ever’, says Orbach

Hong Kong: Girls and young women are under more pressure than ever to achieve the perfect body in an oppressive…

Overtreating hypothyroidism patients may increase risk of stroke

Washington: According to a new study, for patients who take medication to treat hypothyroidism, being treated with too much medication…

Adults report distress associated with difficulty controlling sexual feelings: Study

Washington: According to a recent research, Adults report distress associated with difficulty in controlling sexual feelings. About 10 per cent…

Singing in choirs might reduce loneliness for older adults

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 11 (ANI): Singing in a choir reduced loneliness and increased interest in the lives of older…

Social media obsession can be associated with increase in narcissism

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 11 (ANI): If you are a social media addict and are guilty of constantly posting selfies,…

Coronary calcium level can predict coronary heart disease risk better

Washington: According to a recent study, testing a patient's coronary calcium levels is a better predictor of blocked coronary arteries…

People will require more food due to increase in height: Study

London: An average person in the future will require more food than today due to changes in eating habits and…

Why grief is bad for the heart

New York: Sleep disturbance among people grieving the recent loss of a spouse may put them at increased risk for…

Venezuela’s Mariem Velazco wins Japan’s Miss International Beauty pageant

Tokyo [Japan], Nov 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Venezuelan model Mariem Velazco, 22, has won Japan's Miss International Beauty pageant 2018 title, succeeding…

Here’s how parks can promote health, wellness in city dwellers

Washington: Improving city parks could help make residents more active, a study conducted by Penn State researchers, published in the…

Researchers develop affordable cellphone-based tool to detect HIV

New York: A team of researchers has developed a portable and low-cost mobile diagnostic tool, utilising a cellphone and nanotechnology,…

Vegetable intake keeps your heart healthy

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 10 (ANI): Turns out, if everyone on the planet ate a healthy fiber-rich diet which includes…

Study links heart disease with Alzheimer’s in some patients

Washington: Turns out, genetics may predispose some people to both Alzheimer's disease and high levels of blood lipids such as…