Category: Health

Cranberries may help cut urinary tract infections, says study

London: Doctors can prescribe cranberry products as the first line of defence against repeated urinary tract infections (UTIs), a study has…

Taking a break from dieting could be key to weight loss

SYDNEY: Struggling hard to lose weight even with a controlled diet? Avoid continuous dieting and take a two-week break as…

Sleep deprivation reduces depression symptoms in depressed patients

Washington: According to a recent research, sleep deprivation - typically administered in controlled, inpatient settings - rapidly reduces symptoms of…

Brain activity may prevent insomnia-related depression

New york :While lack of sleep is a major risk factor for depression, not everyone who tosses and turns at…

Easy hacks for healthy diet

New Delhi: Chapatis, bread, pasta or even noodles are not bad for health if they are cooked the right way,…

Smokers with HIV more at risk of lung cancer than AIDS: Study

Boston: People living with HIV who adhere to antiretroviral therapy but smoke cigarettes are 10 times more likely to die…

New insulin find could pave way for better diabetes therapies

Washington: A team of researchers has come up with a new approach to high insulin levels. Diabetes is characterised by…

Nutrition amongst elderly: 7 myths debunked

New Delhi [India]: Population ageing is one of humanity's greatest success stories. But at the same time, it is also…

WHO urges actions against non-communicable diseases

Geneva: The World Health Organization (WHO) urged governments worldwide to address non-communicable diseases (NCDs) with "bolder political actions" to save…

Beware! High BP can cause organ damage in teenagers too

New York: Is your teenage son or daughter suffering from high blood pressure? Beware, if left uncontrolled the condition can…

Not just adults, but teens too may suffer from blood pressure related organ damage

Turns out, organ damage from high blood pressure occurs not only in adults, but also in teens. A recent study…

Poor sleep may up progression of chronic kidney disease

Washington: Beware! People with chronic kidney disease may be vulnerable to the deleterious effects of poor sleep, almost 6.5 hours…

Cure morning woes with easy to make English breakfast

New Delhi: You may get scared with the idea of making a full English breakfast meal, but it's not that…

Easy hacks for healthy diet: Chapatis, bread, pasta or even noodles can be healthy too

New Delhi: Chapatis, bread, pasta or even noodles are not bad for health if they are cooked the right way,…

How carbohydrates could help develop better malaria vaccine

Washington: Good news! Carbohydrates are not our enemy, especially when it comes to stopping the spread of malaria, suggests a…

Write about your feelings to cool brain on stressful tasks

New York: If the anxiety of performing an upcoming task is giving you stress, simply writing about your feelings may…

Time is of utmost importance during acute heart attack

New Delhi: According to statistics, Indians are prone to acute heart attacks at a young age due to genetic reasons.…

Carbohydrates may help to design better malaria vaccine

Washington: Good news! Carbohydrates are not our enemy, especially when it comes to stopping the spread of malaria, suggests a…

Eating six meals daily improves obese people’s blood sugar level

Washington: It is better to eat six meals than three meals a day, while keeping total calorie intake constant, to…

High salt intake linked to diabetes risk: Study

London: Besides high blood pressure, high intake of salt -- main source of sodium -- may be associated with an…