Health

Frozen sperm retains viability in outer space: Study

Washington: According to recent research frozen sperm retains its viability in outer space conditions. As part of a recent study,…

Internet-connected devices put kids at greater risks

London: Forget screen addiction as there is a new threat to keeping children safe in the digital era: Internet of…

The obesity rate is dropping among US preschoolers, study suggests

Washington: Preschoolers, who are receiving government food aid, are reaching healthier body mass index and contributing to a steady decline…

The obesity rate is dropping among US preschoolers, study suggests

Washington: Preschoolers, who are receiving government food aid, are reaching healthier body mass index and contributing to a steady decline…

This behaviour of blood vessels of brain in zebrafish might explain some forms of stroke in humans

Washington: Scientists have discovered a unique behaviour (kugeln) of brain's blood vessels in zebrafish which could probably give an insight…

Consumption of unprocessed red meat higher than recommended level in US, finds study

Washington: Americans haven't changed their eating habits from almost the last two decades. They are still eating the same amount…

Scientists find new target for Parkinson’s disease

Washington: Contrary to earlier discovery that a chemical found in a synthetic opioid, MPTP, induced a form of Parkinson's disease,…

Do plants really transmit superbugs to people?

Washington: Antibiotic-resistance infections are a big challenge to public health, food safety, and economy. In their quest to find how…

Swimming in ocean increases infection risk: Study

San Francisco: Swimming in the ocean alters the skin microbiome and increases the risk of infection including that of the…

Indigenous oral health inequalities occur during childhood: Study

Washington: A recent study highlights the oral health inequality between indigenous and non-indigenous children across the country. The study was…

Swimming in oceans might increase likelihood of skin infection

Washington: However refreshing and fun it might be to swim in an ocean, new research has pointed out that it…

Varying brain energy expenditure in childhood associated with weight gain: Study

Washington: It is well known that we tend to put on weight when we consume more calories than we spend.…

New e-tattoo for accurate, uninterrupted heart monitoring

Washington: Engineers at The University of Texas have devised a new technology that could make heart monitoring easier and accurate…

Lifelong obesity linked to physical difficulties during 50’s

Washington: According to the latest findings, people who are obese from childhood are more than twice as likely to have…

Working out at home as effective as gyming

London: If you are not finding time to hit the gym, do not worry. Researchers have found that working out…

Frequent vacations good for your heart: study

New York:Take time out for travelling amid your busy schedule as frequent vacations not only help de-stress but also reduce…

‘Urgent need to increase awareness about mental health’

Sonepat: Lamenting that mental health is one of the most neglected developmental issues, the Principal Director of the Jindal Institute…

Adding vanilla makes milkshake seem sweeter

New York: If you want to cut down on added sugar, add vanilla to milk beverages as researchers have found…

Long work hours linked to higher risk of stroke

Washington: Are you among those who clock in more than 10 hours at work? Take note! people who work long…

Study suggests pain-free exercise for patients with clogged leg arteries

Washington: People suffering from the peripheral arterial disease should be given the option of pain-free exercise, suggests a new study,…

Researchers draw link between processed foods and rise in autism

Washington: According to a recent study, processed foods may hold key to rise in autism. With the number of children…

Turmeric can prevent cancer cell growth

Washington: Researchers developed a new drug delivery system with the help of curcumin, the main ingredient in the spice turmeric,…

New test can eliminate need for surgery to diagnose ovarian cancer

Washington: Researchers have developed a novel blood test called biomarker test that offers the possibility of more precise diagnostics of…

Cardiovascular outcomes similar for generic and brand-name drugs for hypothyroidism

Washington: Cardiovascular event rates were similar for generic and brand-name levothyroxine drug used to treat hypothyroidism, with lower pharmacy costs…

People with multiple diseases have faster brain decline: Study

Washington: A new research has found that multimorbidity scores can help doctors understand their patients' overall prognosis and can help…

Want super performance in bed? Practice yoga

New Delhi: More and more people are uncovering the benefits of practicing yoga, but little do they know that yoga…

Tips to keep hair shiny, skin glowing in summer

New Delhi: Struggling to keep your hair shiny and skin dewy during summer time? Go for moisturisers with hydrating ingredients…

Vitamin D may not reduce heart risk

Washington: While there are several pieces of research that suggested a link between low levels of vitamin D in the…

Yogurt may help reduce pre-cancerous bowel growth risk in men: Study

Washington: Regular consumption of yogurt may help to lower pre-cancerous bowel growth risk in men, recent findings suggest. Eating two…

Breast cancer raises heart disease risk

New York: Researchers have found that postmenopausal women with breast cancer are at greater risk of developing cardiovascular disease. "Heart…