Health

Cancer-causing bacteria gains antibiotic resistance finds KMC Scientists

Manipal: A study by the Kasturba Medical College and tertiary care hospital said to be first of its kind from…

Drinking Japanese Matcha tea reduces anxiety: Study

Tokyo: Are you leading a highly stressful life? Worry not, Japanese Matcha tea will come to your rescue as researchers…

Researchers develop technique for early, accurate detection of autism in children

Washington: A new study sheds light on a recent accomplishment by researchers who have developed a technique to detect autism…

Playing video games can make you more creative: Study

New York: Playing video games may not be as bad as we always thought and certain games that foster creative…

Air pollution increases chronic lung disease risk

Washington: Air pollution has come up as a major concern in the modern world considering its long-lasting and serious effects…

This pain treating herbal supplement unsafe for use

New York: Researchers have found that the herb 'kratom', which is increasingly being used to treat pain and opioid addiction,…

Triple-negative breast cancer diagnosis report shows racial disparities

Washington: A recent study suggests that women's colour and age may elevate the risk of developing triple-negative breast cancers, which…

Quitting alcohol good for your mental health

New Delhi: If you thought moderate drinking would not do you much harm, think again. Researchers have found that quitting…

Tata Trusts searches for innovations to eliminate malaria

New Delhi: In line with India's target of eliminating malaria by 2030, the India Health Fund (IHF), an initiative by…

Microvascular disease associated with higher risk of leg amputations

Washington: Microvascular disease in any part of the body is independently linked to a higher risk of leg amputation, finds…

3-drug combo improves survival period for bowel cancer patients

London: A targeted three-drug combination therapy resulted in median overall survival of nine months for patients with advanced bowel cancer…

GHMC to conduct Blanket Operation in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: GHMC to conduct Blanket Operation to combat vector and water-borne diseases in the city. “Civic body is also going…

This BP drug may up risk of bowel condition

London: Researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have identified a blood pressure-lowering drug -- non-dihydropyridine, a calcium channel blocker --…

Pain signalling in humans as rapid as touch signals

Washington: A recent study discovered that pain signals in the body can travel as fast as touch signals. In monkeys…

Strain of common cold virus could treat cancer cells in bladder

Washington: A recent study discovered that a strain of the common cold virus may potentially target, infect and destroy cancer…

Now doctors may predict accurate treatment for patients: Study

Washington: A recent research may enable doctors to use the genetic profiles of patients to predict with great accuracy which…

Consuming milk, dairy products prevents individuals from chronic diseases

Washington: Remember how parents always used to count numerous benefits of drinking milk and asked you to have a glass…

How much should your child’s backpack weigh?

Washington: Everyone knows heavy school bags are a serious threat to the health and wellbeing of the children, which makes…

Exercise improves anxiety, mood in elderly cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy

Washington: The benefits of exercise can't be undermined. Recently, scientists have found that exercise not only improves anxiety and mood…

New high BP guidelines may increase gestational hypertension detection

Washington: New high blood pressure guidelines could increase detection of gestational hypertension, finds a new study. The clinical guidelines for…

Treadmill exercise may reduce period pain: Study

London: Women, take note -- A treadmill exercise regime can reduce period pain and improve long-term quality of life, says…

Marital status affects prognosis after breast cancer diagnosis: study

Washington: Dependability is one of the top qualities people look for in a spouse and it's good too, especially for…

Respiratory symptoms may predict life expectancy in elder people

Washington: A recent study has suggested that some respiratory symptoms may predict an earlier death in older adults, adding that…

Timing of exercise important for successful weight loss

Washington: When trying to lose weight, the timing of exercise plays a key role, recent findings suggest. In a study…

Short bursts of exercise boost brain functions: Study

Washington: Doing short bouts of exercises was always considered to be healthy for the body. A recent study has suggested…

HIV infection ups risk of heart failure, stroke

New York: People living with HIV are at an increased risk of developing cardiovascular diseases (CVD), particularly heart failure and…

Will 5G roll out put your health at risk?

New Delhi: With far higher transmission speed than 4G, the fifth generation cellular network or 5G promises to bring about…

Eating this bacteria may cut heart disease risk

London: Researchers have discovered that the use of a pasteurised form of Akkermansia muciniphila-an intestinal bacteria provides greater protection from…

E-cigarettes may damage brain stem cells: Study

Washington: Often used as an alternative to traditional smoking, e-cigarettes (EC) come with their own health risks. E-cigarettes produce a…

Extreme exercise strains the heart without causing permanent damage: Study

Washington: Extreme exercise routine can strain the heart without permanently damaging it, study suggests. According to a recent study, experienced…