Press Trust Of India, August 31, 2015 17:58 IST
Food craving may be 'hard-wired' in the brain of overweight patients, say scientists who found that obesity is associated with neural changes similar to those found in substance addiction.
IANS, August 31, 2015 11:28 IST
A study done across 18 years shows how watching too much television can lead to a fatal lung condition.
Aashna Ahuja , NDTV, August 29, 2015 11:21 IST
Are you diabetic? Fret not, you can now enjoy all festivals with our 7 do's and don'ts.
IANS, August 28, 2015 16:17 IST
Children who are hesitant to try new food even during their adolescence may have a poor diet and also suffer from low self-esteem and anxiety problems.
IANS, August 28, 2015 11:43 IST
Eating high-levels of certain proteins found in meat and plant-based foods can lower blood pressure and arterial stiffness leading to better heart health.
IANS, August 27, 2015 16:13 IST
Getting in shape can't get any easier than this.Chug a couple of glasses of water before your meal and you may eat less without even holding back!
IANS, August 27, 2015 15:03 IST
A group of researchers, including one of Indian-origin have discovered that compounds found in purple potatoes may help kill colon cancer stem cells and limit the spread of the deadly disease.
IANS, August 27, 2015 14:11 IST
Can a high-fat diet lead to breast cancer in obese women? A group of researchers at the University of Kentucky seemed to have found an answer.
Marisa Meltzer, The New York Times, August 27, 2015 13:47 IST
The fitness boom in New York pretty much ensures that, head to toe, every muscle in our bodies can be toned, stretched and massaged.
PTI, August 25, 2015 17:35 IST
According to a new report, almost 47 million people are living with dementia around the world with 4.1 million of them belonging to India
IANS, August 25, 2015 16:09 IST
Older adults who regularly engage in moderate to vigorous physical activity perform better in mental tasks as they are more flexible in terms of brain functions, a new study says.
IANS, August 25, 2015 11:19 IST
Twenty three percent of Delhi youth below 19 years of age have high cholesterol levels, a study revealed here on Monday. The study that was conducted by Raman Puri, chairman of Lipid ...
IANS, August 25, 2015 11:06 IST
Diabetes is becoming a major reason for infertility among males, doctors have said.
They said that may it be Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, in both the conditions, insulin producing cells in ...
Dr. Simran Saini, August 24, 2015 16:16 IST
Delhi-based Dr. Simran Saini throws the spotlight on the most common withdrawal symptoms youre likely to experience, especially if you consume caffeine more than twice a day.
IANS, August 22, 2015 16:58 IST
There is a need to build on the insights obtained from efforts to reduce cigarette smoking and to investigate strategies to reduce the use of smokeless tobacco: Experts
Sarah Boseley, Health Editor, guardian.co.uk, August 22, 2015 16:37 IST
Figures suggesting condition could become an epidemic are out of date, with numbers of patients stabilising across western Europe, say experts.
Stuart Heritage, guardian.co.uk, August 22, 2015 15:55 IST
'When you're running and talking, the focus is removed from both activities - you run further and talk more freely
Tom Levitt, guardian.co.uk, August 21, 2015 13:10 IST
A favourite of health-conscious eaters as well as junk food fans, chicken is taking over our diets in the US and Europe, but at what cost?
Laura Fountain, Guardian.co.uk, August 20, 2015 17:23 IST
Only when I discovered the joy of running in fresh air did I realise what an adventure getting fit can be.
Sarah Boseley, guardian.co.uk, August 20, 2015 16:41 IST
Danger highlighted by research suggesting those working a 55-hour week face 33% increased risk of stroke than those working a 35- to 40-hour week.