Category: Health

Gluten-free Foods not healthy for these people: Researchers

New Delhi: The rising trend of gluten-free foods in India has become quite a trendsetter with many people opting for…

Childhood obesity associated with serious hip condition

Washington: A recent research has shown that childhood obesity is the major risk factor for a serious condition that may…

Immunotherapy plus chemo extends life of breast cancer patients

London: A treatment regime combining immunotherapy and chemotherapy can help tune the body's immune system to attack an aggressive type…

Preventable heart disease may cause early death

Washington: According to a study, four out of five adults are at risk of early death due to preventable heart…

IVF kids may suffer from high BP

Washington: Turns out, kids born through in vitro fertilization may be more likely to develop high blood pressure. A research…

Eating spinach, beetroot could help prevent vision loss

Sydney: Eating vegetable nitrates, found mainly in green leafy vegetables and beetroot, could prevent macular degeneration, a common cause of…

Heart patients should take walk breaks every 20 minutes: Study

Toronto: Heart patients should engage in light physical activities such as standing up or walking at casual pace for about…

Not exercising worse for your health than smoking: Study

Washington: We have all heard that exercise helps you live longer. But a new study goes one step further, finding…

This drug could sustain oxygen-starved hearts

Washington: Running low on oxygen is a major danger for body tissues, but the heart is particularly sensitive to such…

Your income may impact your stroke level

Washington: Ever wondered why are low-and-middle-income countries so hard hit by a stroke and what can be done about it?…

Better cardiorespiratory fitness linked to longer life: Study

New York: Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic in the US have found that better cardiorespiratory fitness leads to better longevity,…

Sleep apnea may predict mortality rate

Washington: Turns out, the duration of abnormal breathing events may be a better predictor of mortality risk in both women…

Cycling, walking in nature may improve your mental health

London: People who commute -- walking or cycling -- through natural environments are more likely to develop better mental health…

Novel method to deliver drugs to the brain

New York: Researchers have discovered a potentially new approach to deliver therapeutics more effectively to the brain. The findings, done…

Aerobic exercises may help reduce depression

London: Supervised aerobic exercises have large antidepressant treatment effects for patients with major depression, an analysis of randomised controlled clinical…

Marijuana use may lead to higher risk of stroke

Washington: A recent study found that a wide range of both IV thrombolysis (IVT) and mechanical thrombectomy (MT) rates in…

Health benefits of social media

Washington: A recent study has found how social media usage can buffer depression among older adults with pain. The researchers…

Why combination of probiotics and antibiotics is good for wounds

Washington A combination of probiotics and antibiotics could eradicate two strains of drug-resistant bacteria that often infect wounds. According to…

Kids with autism 50% more likely to be obese: Study

New York: Children with developmental delays, including autism spectrum disorder (ASD), are up to 50 per cent more likely to…

Eating patterns for diabetics post Navratri

New Delhi: The Navratri celebrations are about to conclude and so are the nine-day fast. Fasting is one of the…