Category: Health

Best tea combinations to try this monsoon

New Delhi: Rainy season is all fun and nothing can beat a hot cup of tea, particularly when it's raining.…

High immunity protein at birth cuts childhood malaria risk: Study

Sydney: Newborn babies who are born with a high level of an immune-related protein in their blood cells are less…

Immune system may cure Alzheimer’s disease

Washington: Turns out, vessels connecting the brain and the immune system play critical roles in both Alzheimer's disease and decline…

Appendix is more important than we think

Unlike what most people believe, our appendix has the very important function. It helps to strengthen and support our immune…

Multiple pregnancies might make women’s cells age faster

Washington: Multiple pregnancies might make women's cells age more quickly, a new study suggests. A Northwestern University study, led by…

Tickborne diseases likely to increase: Study

Washington: The incidence of tickborne infections has risen significantly over the past decade. They are imperative, therefore, public health officials…

Doctors can now prescribe medicinal cannabis in East

London: British doctors will legally be able to prescribe medicinal cannabis, the government announced Thursday following a review -- but…

Feeling faint while standing up linked with dementia risk: Study

New York: Any sudden drop in blood pressure in middle-aged people, which makes them feel faint, dizzy or light-headed while…

Tips to stay high on energy all day!

New Delhi: Low immunity and dipping energy taking a toll on your health? We often tend to become less active…

You may love butter chicken but what if it is multi-drug resistant

NEW YORK: As the use of antibiotics in poultry sector is "rampant", a new research suggests that even negligible levels…

Cheese your way to good health

Cheese is fattening! Cheese is for thin people! Common myths we have when it comes to cheese. While there are…

Traffic jams in the brain?

Washington: Turns out, 'Traffic jams' can also occur in your brain and they can be damaging. Researchers at Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen-N├╝rnberg…

71% Indians suffer from poor muscle health: Study

NEW DELHI: Often ignored and misunderstood as an area of relevance only to a sportsperson or a gym goer, muscle…

New way to target flu viruses found!

Washington: Researchers have found a new way to target flu viruses. There's a hitch in the swing of a protein…

Factors linked to chikungunya, dengue outbreaks discovered

Washington: In one of the largest studies of its kind, researchers analyzed chikungunya and dengue outbreak data from 76 countries…

Omega-3 can reduce abusive behaviour in children: Study

NEW YORK: Consuming omega-3 fatty acid supplements can potentially reduce disruptive and even abusive behaviour in kids, researchers have found.…

Novel turmeric eye drops may help treat glaucoma: Study

LONDON: Turmeric -- commonly found condiment in Indian households with various health benefits -- can also help treat a group…

Status of Fruits and vegetables in Hyderabad

The fruits and vegetable crops are affecting the health of people in Hyderabad, as the unchecked use of chemical fertilisers…

Blood tests can predict treatment for advanced prostate cancer

Washington D.C. [USA]: A blood test can predict optimal treatment for advanced prostate cancer, a recent study has found. An…

Exercise may cut chronic disease risk in older adults

SYDNEY: Older adults who exercise above the current recommended levels may have a reduced risk of developing chronic disease as…