Category: Health

Can weight loss surgery prevent womb cancer?

Washington: Weight loss surgery for obese women could prevent womb cancer, suggests a study. The research, led by University of…

Study finds impact of obesity on kidney transplant outcomes

Washington: A research was conducted to study the impact of obesity on the health outcomes of kidney transplant recipients .…

Widowed men with low resilience at higher depression risk

New York: Men who lack resilience are at an increased risk of being severely depressed after the death of their…

Beware of imported moong and masoor dals: Here’s why

NEW DELHI: The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has issued a warning to stop the consumption of…

Some BP drugs linked to increased lung cancer risk

Toronto: Some drugs widely prescribed for treating high blood pressure could be associated with an increased risk of lung cancer…

Losing the first baby tooth can lead to a positive experience

Washington: Scared, ashamed, happy or proud - how do children feel when they lose their first baby tooth? An interdisciplinary…

Being tall can increase cancer risk: Study

London: Taller people could be more at risk of developing cancer, claimed a new study that examined over a million…

Being tall can increase cancer risk: Study

London: Taller people could be more at risk of developing cancer, claimed a new study that examined over a million…

Adhering to healthy lifestyle may cut stroke risk

Washington: Turns out, people at high genetic risk of stroke can still reduce their chances of having a stroke by…

This is what stress does to your brain

Washington: According to a recent study, stress can impair memory and can even reduce brain size in the middle age.…

Air pollution, noise putting you at risk of cardiovascular diseases

Washington: Air pollution, clubbed with transportation noise, increases the risk for cardiovascular diseases and diabetes, finds a study. These are…

Folic acid tablets during pregnancy can prevent congenital defects: AIIMS experts

New Delhi: Consumption of folic acid tablets during pregnancy may help prevent spina bifida -- a condition characterised by an…

Exercise can help boost memory through bone hormone: Study

New York: Researchers have identified a naturally occurring bone hormone that can potentially reverse memory loss in the ageing brain…

Diabetic? Here’s why you should take care of your BP

Washington: Managing high blood pressure in diabetics may prevent life-threatening organ damage, suggests a study. The Rutgers University findings have…

Aerobic exercise can help in relieving depression

Washington: A new study has revealed that supervised aerobic exercises have large antidepressant treatment effects for patients with major depression.…

How stress associated with social stigma affects autistic people

Washington: Stress related to social stigma - such as discrimination and rejection - contributes to poor mental health in the…

Why is it important to breathe through nose?

Washington: Did you know! Nose breathing could enhance memory consolidation, according to a study. The research has been published in…

Grief can lead to death, reveals study

Washington: Heartbreak needs to be taken seriously because according to a recent study, grief can lead to death. The study…

Fill your diet with organic foods to dodge cancer diagnosis

Washington: A recent study suggests that eating organic fruits and vegetables might help you dodge a cancer diagnosis. According to…

Weight loss linked with active self-control

Washington: A new research has suggested that higher-level brain functions play a major role in losing weight. In the study…