Category: Lifestyle

Eat more dietary fibre to lower risk of non-communicable diseases

Washington: Here's another reason why you should increase your consumption of dietary fibre! According to a recent study, high intake…

Higher calcium levels may predict heart disease

New York: Specks of calcium in the heart's artery walls could signal early risk of cardiovascular disease, particularly in men…

Undetectable levels of HIV is untransmittable, say experts

Washington: Officials from the National Institutes of Health have said that the results from years of clinical evidence that firmly…

This Chhattisgarh woman is surviving on just tea for 30 years!

Koriya: While nothing sounds more tempting than a piping hot cup of tea during chilly winters, can you imagine surviving…

High-fibre diet lowers risk of death, non-communicable diseases: Lancet

Wellington: Eating up to 30 grams of naturally-occurring dietary fibre -- such as whole grains, pulses, vegetables and fruits --…

Sonam Kapoor called out for wearing “plagiarised” Anamika Khanna outfit

New Delhi: Bollywood's fashion diva Sonam Kapoor Ahuja sparked some controversy today for her popular, out of the box Anamika…

Rewarding kids with screen time as bad as sugary treats

Toronto: Do you reward your child with extra screen time for their good behaviour? According to a study, it may…

Rewarding kids with screen time as bad as sugary treats

Toronto: Do you reward your child with extra screen time for their good behaviour? According to a study, it may…

Undetectable levels of HIV is untransmittable, say experts

Washington: Officials from the National Institutes of Health have said that the results from years of clinical evidence that firmly…

High-fibre diet may lower risk of death, chronic diseases

Washington: A new study now finds that people who eat diets that have higher fibre content have a lower risk…

Novel device to reduce chemotherapy’s harmful side effects

New York: Researchers have developed a new 3D-printed device that could help reduce side effects of chemotherapy such as hair…

Malaria vaccine found safe in early clinical trial

London: A vaccine developed with the aim of protecting against pregnancy-associated malaria was found safe in an early clinical trial.…

This winter, take care of your arthritic knee

New Delhi: A certain nip in the air, frequent urge for a steaming cup of tea and an endearing love…

This AI approach accurate than doctors at detecting cervical cancer

New York: Researchers have developed a novel Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based computer algorithm that can identify cervical cancer with greater accuracy…

Missing GP appointments linked to early death

Washington: According to a recent study, people who regularly miss their general practitioner's appointments could be at risk of early…

Here’s another reason to treat vitamin D deficiency

Washington: Taking vitamin D supplements could reduce the risk of deadly lung attacks in some chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)…

Nagaland: Women society contributes towards plastic-free state

Kohima (Nagaland): With the rising menace of plastic pollution in the region, citizens of Nagaland have become cautious about plastic…

Assam: 3rd edition of ‘Dwijing Festival’ celebrated to promote river tourism

Guwahati: The great civilizations in the world have grown on the rivers and Assam is among the blessed region in…

Cancer patients face higher risk of painful skin condition

New York: Patients suffering from cancer and those treated with chemotherapy may be at 40 per cent increased risk of…

‘Plant-based diet boosts athletes’ performance’

Washington: A recent study suggests plant-based diets benefit athletes' heart health, performance and recovery. The findings have been published in…