Reuters, July 25, 2016 13:57 IST
A computerized brain training program cut the risk of dementia among healthy people by 48 percent, U.S. researchers said in reporting an analysis of the results of a 10-year study.
IANS, July 25, 2016 13:44 IST
Iron deficiency affects one in five of the world's population and is more prevalent in pregnant women, say researchers.
IANS, July 25, 2016 13:28 IST
Children who experience inadequate or disrupted sleep are more likely to develop depression and anxiety disorders later in life, suggests a new research.
Indo-Asian News Service, July 23, 2016 16:25 IST
Women with severe obesity often report an underlying drive to eat continually because their brain's reward centres continue to respond to food cues even after they have eaten and are no longer ...
Rachel Feltman, The Washington Post, July 23, 2016 16:02 IST
Microbes are in, on, and around us in a way that's sort of mind-blowing. It's become clear that these little critters have a lot of influence over the way we live our ...
Sparshita Saxena , July 23, 2016 14:48 IST
Break the monotony and usher in some variety. If the regular plank is too easy for you, here are some variations to jazz up your routine.
NDTV Food, July 23, 2016 14:22 IST
A compound found in turmeric, a spice widely used in curries, could play a very important role in preventing and treating colon cancer, which frequently is caused by lifestyle factors, such as ...
NDTV Food, July 22, 2016 14:49 IST
Giloy (Tinospora Cordifolia) is an Ayurvedic herb that has been used and advocated in Indian medicine for ages. Here are 10 incredible Giloy benefits, from treating chronic fever to boosting digestion and ...
Anoothi Vishal , July 22, 2016 14:30 IST
It's a lesser known fact that Ayurveda, the ancient "science" of medicine and food, is the basis of much of Indian cuisines.
Neha Chandra, July 22, 2016 12:39 IST
In this hectic, sedentary work routine, a strict workout regime is of the essence. But your workout alone may not help you meet your goals. Find out what you should include in ...
Indo-Asian News Service, July 22, 2016 12:29 IST
Examining why obese patients fare worse than leaner patients across many cancer types, a new study has found that cancer stem cells not only use fatty tissue as a robbers' cave to ...
Indo-Asian News Service, July 22, 2016 12:05 IST
The developing heart in an embryo can be damaged by the cellular stress triggered from oxygen deficiency -- thereby leading to development of childhood heart disease, a study has revealed for the ...
NDTV Food, July 22, 2016 11:34 IST
Here are Rajinikanth's diet and fitness secrets to looking so good, even at 65 years of age. Rajinikanth's Kabali released today on July 22nd 2016 and has already created quite the fan ...
Indo-Asian News Service, July 21, 2016 18:11 IST
Breastfeeding has the potential to reduce the long-term risk of developing Type 2 diabetes among women with gestational diabetes, and is a cost-effective intervention, says a study.
Indo-Asian News Service, July 21, 2016 17:57 IST
Exercise therapy is as effective as surgery for middle-aged patients with a common type of knee injury known as meniscal tear, a study has revealed.
Indo-Asian News Service, July 21, 2016 11:56 IST
The study provides evidence for the effects of dietary fats and carbohydrate on the regulation of glucose and insulin levels linked to type 2 diabetes.
Indo-Asian News Service, July 21, 2016 11:53 IST
Commercial products contained a greater vegetable variety per meal, averaging three compared with two for home cooked recipes.
Indo-Asian News Service, July 21, 2016 11:49 IST
Vitamin D deficiency can also cause rickets -- a softening and weakening of bones in children, usually due to inadequate vitamin D.
Indo-Asian News Service, July 21, 2016 11:41 IST
Benefits for heart health and diabetes management have been attributed to the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects of the polyphenols in cranberries.
Indo-Asian News Service, July 20, 2016 15:12 IST
A father's metabolic health can be passed from generation to generation, affecting not only his children but more importantly his grandchildren, suggests a study.