Category: Health

Aspirin can reduce liver cancer risk: Study

New York: Taking two or more aspirin tablets a week can help reduce the risk of developing primary liver cancer,…

New ML tool to predict human BP: Study

New York: Researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have developed a wearable off-the-shelf and machine learning technology that can predict…

First-ever live conference on cancer awareness held in J-K

Jammu : In order to promote awareness on cancer, a 24-hour live video conference workshop was held in Jammu, as…

Diet, weight may affect response to bipolar disorder treatment

Washington: A new clinical trial has shown that how people respond to treatment for Bipolar Disorder may be influenced by…

Study finds standard treatment for common STD

Washington: A new study could change the way doctors treat a common sexually transmitted diseases (STD). Professor Patricia Kissinger and…

Discovery helps fight against drug-resistant TB

London: A team of scientists has identified a naturally occurring antibiotic that may help in the fight against drug-resistant tuberculosis…

Grape compound can help protect against lung cancer: Study

London: Researchers have found that a molecule -- resveratrol -- found in grape skin, seeds and red wine can protect…

Man found live maggots in chicken wings, KFC denies

MUMBAI: KFC India denies claims of a Mumbai-based customer who got live maggots in his ordered juicy and crunchy chicken…

New AI tool can predict Alzheimer’s risk

Toronto: A team of scientists, including one of an Indian-origin, has successfully trained a new Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithm that…

Scientists discover gene signature linked to spinal cord injury

Washington: Scientists have determined a gene signature that is linked to the severity of spinal cord injury in animals and…

What your brain learns during sleep

Washington: Sleep helps to consolidate memories, as per a new study. Researchers from Ruhr-Universitat Bochum and the University of Bonn…

Neanderthal genes helped early humans combat flu, hepatitis

New York: Inter-breeding with Neanderthals gave early human beings the ability to fend off dangerous diseases similar to flu and…

Ketone supplement more effective for weight loss: Study

New York: Consumption of ketone supplements was found to be more effective for reducing body weight than low-carbohydrate and high-fat…

New inhaler can help treat migraine without medicine: Study

London: Some migraine patients can cut down on medication or stop using it completely by using a newly developed inhaler…

Aspirin may lower risk of ovarian cancer

New York: Taking a low-dose of aspirin daily may help women lower their risk of developing ovarian cancer by 23…

Weight loss drug effective for diabetes remission: Study

New York: Intake of lorcaserin -- a weight-loss drug -- can help decrease risk for diabetes, induce diabetes remission as…

Vitamin D supplements do not boost bone health: Lancet

Wellington: Intake of Vitamin D supplements does not prevent fractures or falls, or improve bone mineral density in adults, especially…

Gastric banding helps in slowing down prediabetes: Study

Washington: A new study has found that gastric banding, a type of bariatric surgery for weight loss, is as effective…

Gastric banding helps in slowing down prediabetes: Study

Washington: A new study has found that gastric banding, a type of bariatric surgery for weight loss, is as effective…

Diabetes may begin years before diagnosis

Washington D.C. [USA]: Turns out, early signs of type 2 diabetes are identified more than 20 years before diagnosis. A…