Category: Health

Major cause of dementia discovered, could also lead to Huntington’s Disease

New Delhi: A study has found the major reason that can cause brain damage and lead to Huntington's Disease –…

50 percent individuals aged 40-54 have clogged arteries: Study

New Delhi: You may be middle-aged and pride yourself on being perfectly healthy – normal weight, no diabetes, don't smoke…

Five signs that show you are not getting enough sleep

London: In our seemingly always-on society, there's great temptation to shortchange sleep. But sleep is a vital driver of every…

Five signs that show you are not getting enough sleep

London: In our seemingly always-on society, there's great temptation to shortchange sleep. But sleep is a vital driver of every…

This technique may predict cancer patients’ ability to fight disease

Washington: A team of British researchers has suggested that a simple, non-invasive procedure can indicate how long a cancer patient…

Kidney disease may up risk of diabetes: Study

New York: If you are suffering from kidney dysfunction, you may be at high risk of developing diabetes, finds a…

Cooking in Aluminium vessels has Alzheimer’s risk??? Myth or reality?

Hyderabad: Do you think there is a possible link between cooking in Aluminium vessels and accumulation of aluminium in our…

Vigorous exercise could delay Parkinson’s disease

Washington: Three intense workouts a week could slow the progression of Parkinson's disease, according to a study. A team of…

Physical activity can improve survival in lymphoma patients

Washington: Increasing physical activity has a positive impact on survival in lymphoma patients, finds a study. Lymphoma is a cancer…

How air pollution exposure during early pregnancy can harm babies

Washington: A new study adds to growing evidence that exposure to air pollution before conception or even during the first…

Teens’ vaping habit increases risk of beginning tobacco smoking

Washington: New research suggests that young adults who have used electronic cigarettes are four times more likely than others to…

Living in cold regions may up risk of developing cancer: Study

New Delhi: While many people may love the cold and snowy landscapes, a study has warned those living in areas…

Study associates premature baldness with increased heart disease risk in men

New Delhi: Baldness, also called hair loss, has become a common issue nowadays, particularly in men. Earlier, the problem was…

Emojis help in assessing cancer patients’ physical, emotional well-being: study

Using emojis instead of traditional emotional scales may help in assessing cancer patients’ physical, emotional and overall quality of life,…

Soy, broccoli may cut breast cancer treatment’s side effects

New York: Consuming soy foods such as soy milk and tofu and cruciferous vegetables such as cabbages, kale and broccoli…

Nicotine patch safer for pregnant women than smoking

Sydney: While nicotine may not be completely safe for a pregnant mother's foetus, nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) is safer than…

Brain injury can lead to gut dysfunction

New York: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can cause gut dysfunction, which then has the potential to worsen the original brain…

A call for action to improve healthcare for rare disease patients

New Delhi : Emphasising on the need for providing relief to rare disease patients, the Delhi High Court stressed on…

New drug prevents loss of muscle function

New York: Researchers have found a new drug that reduces fibrosis (scarring) and prevents loss of muscle function in an…

Older mothers may up risk of infertility in daughters

New York: Women who delay motherhood are likely to increase the risk of damaging the fertility of their daughters, a…