Category: Health

Low-carb diet helps maintain weight loss: study

Paris: A diet low in carbohydrates could help obese people maintain their weight loss by increasing the number of calories…

World Diabetes Day: Importance of managing the disease

New Delhi: India is currently staring at a high prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Of all these, diabetes, perhaps poses…

Obese people enjoy food less

Washington: Researchers have found that obesity and food restrictions are associated with less food enjoyment. Led by the University of…

Surgical menopause increases risk of insomnia

Washington: According to a latest study, surgical menopause leads to increased sleep issues in women as opposed to natural menopause.…

Do e-cigarettes undermine desire to quit smoking?

Washington: Trying to quit smoking? Spend time with people who use e-cigarettes. The University College London research has found that…

Weightlifting good for heart: Study

Washington: You might want to add weightlifting to your daily workout session because according to the latest study, Lifting weights…

Coffee could lower diabetes risk

Washington: Drinking your favourite cup of coffee could lower the risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.…

Smartphones raising a mentally fragile generation

San Diego: San Diego State University psychology professor Jean Twenge sees smartphones and social media as raising an unhappy, compliant…

Suffering from diabetes? Keep your heart health in check

New Delhi: With an estimated 72 million people suffering from diabetes in the country, India is the diabetic capital of…

Diabetic? Munching almonds could help

Washington: Diabetes currently affects over 425 million people worldwide, with more than 72.9 million cases of diabetes in India in…

Simple ovarian cysts don’t require surgical removal: Study

New York: It's better to ignore simple ovarian cysts as researchers have found that such cysts are extremely common in…

Obesity may cause depression even in absence of health issues

London: Overweight and obese people may be at increased risk of depression, even in the absence of other health problems,…

Artificial intelligence boosts drug delivery to eradicate malaria

Taipei: Using the next generation Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based tools, a team of researchers has developed a new end-to-end drug discovery…

Tobacco availability increases smoking rates in pregnant women

Washington: Pregnant women are more likely to smoke if they live in areas with a number of cigarette selling shops,…

Can diabetes medication improve heart structure?

Washington: According to a recent study, diabetes medication empagliflozin can improve cardiac structure in diabetics who also have heart disease.…

Pneumonia to kill nearly 11 mn children by 2030, study warns

Paris: Pneumonia will kill nearly 11 million children under five by 2030, experts warned Monday on a global day aimed…

“Malnutrition” the biggest concern in Present Day

To curb malnutrition, the ministry of ayurveda, yoga and naturopathy, unani, siddha and homoeopathy (Ayush) plans to promote desi superfoods,…

TB one the deadliest silent killer in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla: Tuberculosis is one of the oldest killer diseases that is still existing in modern times and so far has…

Major traumatic injury can increase suicide risk

Washington: Findings of a recent study suggest that a major traumatic injury - such as car crashes and falls -…

Major traumatic injury can increase suicide risk

Washington: Findings of a recent study suggest that a major traumatic injury - such as car crashes and falls -…