Sally Weale, Education Correspondent, guardian.co.uk, December 22, 2014 13:02 IST
An "alarming" number of pre-school children are being prescribed drugs to treat hyperactivity - contrary to medical guidelines that say they should not be used on children under six.
Robin McKie, Science Editor, guardian.co.uk, December 22, 2014 12:43 IST
Scientists at seven UK universities are to set up a research consortium aimed at exploiting a newly discovered link between immune disorders and mental illness.
Rebecca Seal, guardian.co.uk, December 22, 2014 12:28 IST
From the White House to your house: Find out what the first lady eats first every day.
NDTV Food, December 21, 2014 13:22 IST
A staple ingredient of our cuisine, breads are reflective of the very character of the Indian fabric which is varied and diverse. We tried to trace the personality of the Indian bread ...
Kriti Mallik, December 21, 2014 13:00 IST
Introducing, the ONE-MINUTE workout! It's the least amount of exercise you'll ever hear about, or at least for now it is.
Ruby Tandoh, guardian.co.uk, December 20, 2014 19:06 IST
Dried fruit might get a bad rep, but thats to overlook its formidable qualities in the baking realm try these seasonal goodies and youll think twice before picking out the raisins.
December 20, 2014 18:41 IST
When times short in the kitchen, fish and shellfish are a real life-saver: theyre healthy, tasty and damned quick to cook.
NDTV Food, December 20, 2014 17:42 IST
There's nothing quite as remarkable as natural remedies to everyday problems. Blueberries, the smaller kind which are also known as wild blueberries or bilberries, are a case in point.
NDTV Food, December 20, 2014 16:35 IST
What might earlier have been an assumption or a hypothesis is now a fact. The stress of moving from a rural setting to an urban one in developing countries puts people at ...
NDTV Food, December 20, 2014 12:00 IST
Roll over and go through our easy chicken recipes. They're quick, creative, delicious, absolutely hassle-free and ones you'd want to bookmark now.
Gina Kolata, The New York Times, December 19, 2014 20:03 IST
After three decades of failure, researchers have found a treatment that greatly improves the prognosis for people having the most severe and disabling strokes.
Reuters, December 19, 2014 18:52 IST
A latest study, published in journal Environmental Research Letters, reveals some startling facts about global warming and food production.
Sparshita Saxena, NDTV, December 19, 2014 17:34 IST
Most of us find ourselves struggling with weight loss and weight management. Therefore, it is important to understand what metabolism means and how it influences weight control.Metabolism is a complex biochemical process ...
NDTV Food, December 19, 2014 17:29 IST
A new study has found that women with blood groups A, B and AB are at higher risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
NDTV Cooks, December 19, 2014 17:24 IST
There is nothing quite like curling up with a steaming hot bowl of soup on a nippy night. Soups spell comfort and warmth. Not only do they soothe your soul but they ...
Dr. Shikha Sharma , December 19, 2014 17:23 IST
Obesity is the outcome of modern age convenience and abundance of food. In Ayurveda as early as 1500 BC, Charak Samhita described this disorder as Medorog (disease of fat). Medorog is characterized ...
Denis Campbell health correspondent, guardian.co.uk, December 19, 2014 15:45 IST
According to a latest study, deaths from dementia have risen by 52% since 1990 and the disease is now the third most common cause of death in the UK.
Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent, guardian.co.uk, December 19, 2014 14:09 IST
Employers will have to change the way they treat overweight staff following a European Union court ruling that obesity can, in severe cases, constitute a disability.
Hoihnu Hauzel, December 19, 2014 08:54 IST
Never take this important spice for granted. Not only is it one of the oldest known spices but it's subtle, sweet-scented aroma lends a delicate flavour to any dish that it's added ...
AFP, December 18, 2014 14:26 IST
According to a study published in the British journal 'Lancet', India has made good progress as the life expectancy in men has gone up by 7 years and in women it's gone ...