Category: Health

Bird flu is under control in Bihar, says Minister

Patna: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday said bird flu is under control in the state and…

Here’s how you can help smokers kick that butt

Washington: According to a study, when smokers-who are trying to quit-are allowed to regulate their nicotine intake, it helps them…

Here’s the secret to maintaining weight loss

New York: Staying in shape is no mean job as people often find that they quickly regain the weight that…

Advanced brain simulator to help understand neurological disorder

London:In a bid to improve understanding of neurological disorders, researchers have created a fast and energy-efficient simulation of part of…

New sensor can monitor heart cells with minimal disruption

Tokyo: Engineers have demonstrated an electronic device to closely monitor beating heart cells, or cardiomyocytes, without affecting their behaviour. Inside…

Free of cost blood in Punjab hospitals from Jan 1

Chandigarh: Blood will be provided free of cost in government hospitals across Punjab from Tuesday (Jan 1), a Minister said…

Your brain rewards you twice when you eat: Study

Washington: According to new research, a meal can trigger reward signals in the brain twice-first when the food is ingested…

Why bereavement can lead to a ‘broken heart’

London: While loss of a loved one or breakdown of a relationship is often linked to a "broken heart", not…

Doctor to be monitored in US after possible exposure to Ebola

New York: An American citizen will be transported privately to Nebraska Medical Center for monitoring after possible exposure to the…

Here’s how gut bacteria can curb harmful effects of high BP

London: To a large extent our well-being depends on what bacterial guests in our digestive tract consume as researchers have…

Low Vitamin D intake found in asthma patients

Washington: The recent research has found a reduced Vitamin D intake in occupational asthma patients. Previously, Vitamin D intake was…

Here’s how physical aggression in children develops as they age

Washington: High physical aggression issues during adolescence may put children at increased risk of violent crime, social maladjustment, and alcohol…

Opioids kill more children and teens: Study

New Delhi: A huge number of children are dying from opioid poisonings, a new study shows. According to a recent…

Here’s how chicken soup’s medical magic works

New York: While many people rely on chicken noodle soup to soothe a cold, very few know about the other…

Here’s how exercising helps in reducing belly fat

Washington: Some of you may have made a New Year's resolution to hit the gym or do some aerobics to…

Free Diagnostic Facilities at AIIMS

New Delhi: The Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Kumar Choubey on Friday stated that all life…

Reduced alcohol intake could help to quit smoking: Study

New York: If quitting smoking is one of your New Year's resolutions, you might want to consider cutting back on…

Sugar-sweetened beverages linked to kidney disease risk: Study

New York: A pattern of higher collective consumption of sweetened fruit drinks, soda and water was associated with a higher…

Know how one good meal makes us happy twice

London: If you thought a good meal satisfies only your taste buds, you could not be further from the truth.…

Uzbekistan girl undergoes major heart surgery at Delhi hospital

New Delhi: A 7-year-old girl from Uzbekistan got a new lease of life after doctors successfully treated the patient suffering…