Category: Lifestyle

Here’s why exercise won’t make you lose weight

Washington: One of the top New Year resolutions every January is to lose weight. While people may leave behind a…

Here’s how parent’s work life affect children

Washington: It's a well-known fact that sick children can affect a working parent's life, leaving them worried and distracted. But…

Here’s why obsessive compulsive symptoms in youngsters should not be ignored

Washington : Obsessive compulsive symptoms (OCS) in youth could be a red flag for serious psychiatric conditions, a study finds.…

An egg a day may keep diabetes away

London: Eating an egg daily can have a beneficial effect on the blood metabolite profile that is related to a…

Do hot flashes raise breast cancer risk?

Washington: Frequent hot flashes are associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, suggests a new study. The results are…

Gut bacteria key to protecting against arsenic poisoning

New York: Microbes in the human gut play an important role in protecting against arsenic toxicity, new research suggests. Arsenic…

Researchers examine consequences of fungal infection in brain

Washington: To study the short-term consequences of fungal infections, researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have developed a mouse model.…

Youngsters who inflict self-harm more likely to commit crimes

Washington: According to a new research from the Center for Child and Family Policy at Duke University, youngsters who inflict…

Planting hedges could help curb air pollution

Washington: Outdoor pollution has become a menace, having risen at an alarming rate in the past few years. Now, according…

US fashion group calls for more diversity in model size

New York: A trade group representing hundreds of America's designers has called on the fashion industry to showcase women of…

Slow down skin ageing

New Delhi:The health of your skin mirrors the health of your body. With a healthy diet and proper lifestyle, you…

Obesity can cut short your dog’s lives

London: If you thought that obesity affects only humans, you may be wrong. It can also shorten lives of your…

Common food additive could cause celiac disease

Washington: A common food additive, according to researchers, could cause and trigger Celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder where gluten causes…

Bulldog screw tails linked to human genetic disease

Washington: Bulldogs and their French counterparts are among the most popular of dog breeds around the world. Now researchers from…

How safe are ADHD drugs for children?

Washington: A new study now suggests that drugs for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are unlikely to cause cardiac damage…

8 fashion entrepreneurs shortlisted for sustainability award

Mumbai: Eight fashion entrepreneurs have been shortlisted for a first-of-its-kind sustainability award in fashion. The Circular Design Challenge saw over…

This implantable device uses light to treat bladder problems

New York: Researchers have developed a tiny, implantable device that may one day help people, who suffer from urinary incontinence,…

Can parents’ job stress affect kid’s health?

New York: Besides economic resources, parents' autonomy in the workplace can help boost the health of their children, suggests a…

Swine flu claims two lives in Rajasthan

Jaipur: Two people died of swine flu on Thursday in Rajasthan while a total of 44 new cases tested positive…

Mumbai gynaecologists march to ‘Save Girl Child’

Mumbai: Gynaecologists and Obstetricians from various leading organisations across India marched in suburban Mumbai to 'Save the Girl Child', an…