Category: Lifestyle

Fasting-mimicking diet can treat inflammatory bowel disease: Study

New York: Eating a low calorie diet that mimics fasting can help reduce intestinal inflammation and repair the gut, and…

Migraine raises risk of dry eyes: Study

New York: Suffering from migraine? You could be at higher odds of having chronic dry eye disease, says a new…

Designer sets out to redefine workwear for Indian women

New Delhi:The sight of women in resort-wear in business conferences, home-wear in meetings and shirts with drooping shoulders have led…

A nap a day keeps high blood pressure away: Study

Washington: Napping may do more than just rebooting our energy level and improve our mood. It can also keep high…

Vitamin D may help control asthma: Study

New York: Besides making bones strong, higher levels of Vitamin D can also help children with asthma to become more…

Key gene behind breast cancer identified

Sydney: Australian researchers have tracked an elusive cancer-promoting gene that appears to be behind aggressive breast cancers, paving the way…

Chemical pollutants in home degrade fertility in men and dogs: Study

Washington: Here’s another reason to take environmental degradation seriously. Suggests that environmental contaminants found in the home and diet have…

Blood holds key to liver regeneration, study suggests

Washington: The liver is the only organ in the body that can regenerate. A recent study shows that the blood-clotting…

Yo-yo dieting may raise women’s heart disease risk

New York: Yo-yo dieting -- weight cycling, or the cyclical loss and gain of weight -- can make it harder…

Smoking hookah not safe alternative to cigarettes

New York: Do you believe smoking hookah is safer than smoking cigarettes? Think twice. A single session of hookah can…

Kathmandu: Musicians, artists grace Women’s Day concert

Kathmandu: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Indian Women’s Association here on Friday organised a charity music concert featuring…

Bharat Matrimony introduces a new safety feature for women

New Delhi: On Women’s Day, Bharat Matrimony launched a new feature to the service called ‘secure connect.’ The feature enables…

Gut microbiota maintains body temperature in cold conditions: Study

Beijing: Ever wondered how animals respond to exposure to low temperature conditions? It's the gut microbiota that plays an important…

Childbirth at 50 could be safe: Study

Jerusalem:It is as safe to give birth at the age of 50 as at 40 and it would not endanger…

E-cigarettes linked to depression, poor heart

New York: Using e-cigarettes can significantly raise the risk of depression, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin who found that…

Mid-day nap can lower high BP

London: Want to lower your high blood pressure? Taking a nap during the day may help reduce hypertension levels, besides…

Second-hand smoking dangerous, reveals study

Washington: A recent study has discovered a link between second-hand smoking and development of chronic kidney disease (CKD). The study,…

Not just mothers, new dads also at risk for postpartum depression: Study

Washington: When it comes to suffering from baby blues, we do talk about mothers going through postpartum depression (PPD) ,…

Your genes determine duration of your sleep: Study

New York: Experiencing problems like insomnia or hypersomnia could be genetic, say researchers who identified 76 new gene regions associated…

Prolonged hormone therapy linked to Alzheimer’s risk: Study

London: Long-term use of oral hormone therapy for relieving menopausal symptoms such as hot flushes and night sweats, could be…