Health

16% decline in HIV cases since 2010: UNAIDS

Geneva, July 16 (IANS) The UNAIDS in its latest report issued on Tuesday said that globally, around 1.7 million people…

Wearing hearing aid may help protect brain in later life:study

Washington: People who wear a hearing aid for age-related hearing problems maintain better brain function over time than those who…

Women’s immunity to flu vaccination decreases with age

Washington : Generally women have a greater immune response to flu vaccinations as compared to men. However, their immunity weakens…

Obesity in kids – How to tackle the problem

1.       Nowadays school students suffer from obesity mostly. How can we help them?  A healthy lifestyle begins at home. Parents…

To benefit Acid Attack victims LVPEI finds a way

Roshan Bint Raheem Hyderabad: The LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) is all set to start clinical trials to restore the…

Video games can help boost emotional intelligence

New Delhi: ¬†While it's commonly believed that video games are harmful for children, researchers have found that it can help…

Cancer tissue-freezing may help patients cut treatment cost

New York: Researchers have developed a new reusable device which can help women with breast cancer in lower-income countries by…

26-year-old woman dies of swine flu in Mumbai

Mumbai: A 26-year-old woman died at a city hospital here on Saturday night due to Swine flu. The deceased has…

Healthy lifestyle could help offset genetic risk of dementia

Washington : Adopting a healthy lifestyle comes with numerous benefits and one among them is that it offsets a person's…

Ebola case confirmed in Congolese city of Goma

Kinshasa : A case of Ebola was confirmed in the eastern Congolese city of Goma, home to more than a…

Living-donor liver transplant offers numerous advantages over deceased donor

Washington: A recent study has highlighted the advantages of living-donor liver transplant over deceased-donor. According to the study, a living-donor…

Seeing greenery reduces cravings for alcohol,cigarettes, harmful

Washington : There are numerous benefits of connecting with nature. New research showed that being able to see green spaces…

Root canal isn’t that bad!

Washington: Root canal isn't as unpleasant as people think when compared to other dental procedures. Self-reporting of dental health by…

Girls with early puberty may develop migraine: Study

Washington: Adolescent girls who attain early puberty may also have a greater chance of developing migraine headaches, suggest researchers. "We…

Indian ‘breast surgeon’ receives FRCS of Thailand

Hyderabad: P. Raghu Ram, president-elect of the Association of Surgeons of India, has been conferred the Honorary Fellowship of The…

AI can diagnose breast cancer more quickly, accurately

New York: Breast ultrasound elastography is an emerging imaging technique that provides information about a potential breast lesion and researchers…

Targeting protein may stop ovarian cancer cells from spreading

Washington: Preventing a protein from performing its job may keep a certain type of ovarian cancer cell from growing and…

Anxiety, OCD in kids may lead to suicidal thoughts

Madrid: Parents, take note. Depression, anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) are the main reasons why children think about suicide,…

Combining breast, lung cancer drugs to treat cancer yields better results: study

Washington: A new study has shed light on making cancer treatment more effective. According to the study, if the drugs…

#Gogreen: Essential tips for vegan beginners

New Delhi: Following a vegan diet has gained popularity in the country as people have now decided follow it for…