Category: Lifestyle

Can sleeping more affect your heart?

Seoul: If you thought that only less hours of sleep would affect your health, then you are wrong. Sleeping more…

Being fit can turn back your brain’s clock

Washington: Worried about staying mentally sharp as you grow older? According to a recent study, being physically active helps to…

Honey: A saviour in case your kid swallows button batteries

Washington: It is very common that infants and children swallow button batteries which lead to caustic esophageal injuries. In such…

Growing love for organic skincare in India

New Delhi: Organic and vegan products are the new must-haves that beauty conscious people and skincare lovers are rooting for.…

Can hypertension cause dementia?

Washington: A recent study has found a link between hypertension and dementia. The research indicates that patients with high blood…

Why too much or too little sleep is bad for health

Washington: Sleeping too much or not enough may have bad effects on health, according to a study. Researchers at Seoul…

Erectile dysfunction may double heart disease risk

NEW YORK: Erectile dysfunction (ED) indicates greater cardiovascular risk, regardless of other risk factors, such as cholesterol, smoking and high…

One in three american take meds with depressive side effects: study

TAMPA: One third of Americans are taking prescription and over-the-counter drugs, such as birth control pills, antacids and common heart…

Why workplace food may not be healthy for you

New York: If you are in the habit of having lunch from your workplace cafeteria, think twice. It tend to…

Extreme temperatures raise risk of work-related injuries

London: Extreme ambient temperatures increase the risk of occupational accidents, with women appearing to be more vulnerable to cold and…

People with wrinkled eyes appear more sincere

Toronto: Do you use anti-ageing creams? Besides hiding your wrinkles, they may also negatively impact people's perception of your sincerity,…

Why do you feel angry when hungry?

New York: Ever experienced anger when hunger pangs hit you? According to research, it may be due to a complicated…

Why Women Are More Likely To Develop Autoimmune Diseases

London: Lack of testosterone -- male sex hormones -- could be the reason why women are more prone to autoimmune…

Criticising fathers can hamper their parenting quality

NEW YORK: If you are new to parenthood then supporting each other is the key to becoming better parents. A…

Novel ‘surgery in a pill’ to reverse diabetes

New York: Researchers have developed "surgery in a pill" that can reduce post-meal blood sugar spikes and help reverse diabetes.…

A non-drug therapy to cut stroke risk in half

Washington: Turns out, adapting lifestyle habits can quickly lower blood pressure. An Andrews University study demonstrated that a programme aimed…

An ‘orange twist’ for airborne medicine

Washington: In the search for a new way to deliver airborne medication, researchers have turned to orange peels. Engineering Assistant…

Healthy lifestyle habits may quickly lower blood pressure

New York: Researchers have demonstrated that a programme aimed at helping people modify lifestyle factors such as diet and exercise…

Vegetarian diet linked to lower risk of heart diseases

New York: People who follow a vegetarian diet are likely to have a lower number of risk factors for heart…

Depression risk higher among nerve cell cancer survivors: Study

(15:52) New York, June 11 (IANS) Researchers have found that patients who suffered from pediatric neuroblastoma -- a childhood cancer…