Category: Lifestyle

Novel Microsoft-Apollo AI model to predict heart disease risk for Indians

New Delhi: In a novel effort to predict the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) among the Indian population, Microsoft India…

Mothers’ pesticide levels may lead to autism in children

Washington: A new study has found that elevated pesticide levels in pregnant women are associated with an increased risk of…

Moderate carbohydrate intake may lower mortality risk

New York: If you are looking forward to boost your longevity, start consuming carbohydrates in moderation. A new study has…

Your eyes can predict risk of Parkinson’s disease

Seoul: The thinning of retina -- the lining of nerve cells in the back of the eye -- could be…

Stress during pregnancy may cause depression in female offsprings

Washington: High maternal levels of the stress hormone cortisol during pregnancy can increase feelings of anxiousness and depression in female…

Hema Malini, Esha Deol set to catwalk for ‘Cakewalk’

Mumbai: Mother-daughter duo Hema Malini and Esha Deol Takhtani will walk the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter-Festive 2018…

New low protein wheat breeds offer hope for gluten allergies

Sydney: Researchers have for the first time bred low allergy wheat varieties, in an attempt towards reducing the proteins in…

Stress during pregnancy may cause depression in female offsprings

Washington: High maternal levels of the stress hormone cortisol during pregnancy can increase feelings of anxiousness and depression in female…

How mushrooms can aid in diabetes treatment

New York: Eating white button mushrooms daily can act as a prebiotic by improving microbial community in the gut, which…

Whose heart is more at risk: men or women?

New Delhi: Heart diseases have emerged as the leading cause for fatalities in men and women world over and also…

Can autoimmunity cause lung disease?

New York: Autoimmunity plays a key role in the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a new study has…

Prediabetic night owls may gain unhealthy weight

New York: People with prediabetes who are more active and alert later in the day -- those who have an…

Body-shaming isn’t cool, says Sushmita Sen

Mumbai: Actress and former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen, considered as one of the fittest celebrities in Hindi film industry, said…

Patients with healthcare-associated infections may suffer emotional pain

Washington: Turns out, the consequences of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) reach well beyond patients' physical health, souring social relationships, and leading…

People with brain markers of Alzheimer’s have no dementia

Washington D.C. [USA]: A new study has uncovered why some people that have brain markers of Alzheimer's never develop classic…

Maths can help reveal how human behaviour spreads infectious diseases

Toronto: Researchers have found that mathematics could help public health workers understand how human behaviour influences the spread of infectious…

Smoking parents may up kids’ risk of lung disease related deaths

New York: Are you a chain smoker? Besides harming your own life, you may also be exposing your kids to…

Kabul’s military training centre attacked

Kabul: Gunmen attacked military training centre in Qala-e-Wazir in Kabul city on Thursday, reported Tolo News. According to Aljazeera, the…

Social media addiction can harm your bones, joints

New Delhi: Use of social media across the globe has grown by leaps and bounds in preceding years. Almost a…

All you need to know about Priyanka’s $200,000 ring

Washington: Global icon Priyanka Chopra recently showed off her massive diamond ring on her engagement finger at ace designer Manish…