NDTV Food, March 27, 2015 19:04 IST
Previous studies have shown that it is linked to various lifestyle diseases like obesity, high-blood pressure and diabetes. But these aren't the only effects of eating too many fatty foods.
Hannah Devlin, science correspondent, guardian.co.uk, March 27, 2015 17:35 IST
UCL scientists find that crossing the fingers can confuse the way the brain processes sensations - reducing pain in some cases
Hannah Devlin, science correspondent, guardian.co.uk, March 26, 2015 14:19 IST
Children of mothers prescribed macrolide antibiotics may be more likely to be affected by the conditions.
NDTV Food, March 25, 2015 19:04 IST
The primary source of nutrition for babies and an essential during the growth years, milk tends to lose its importance as we enter into adulthood.
Amy Westervelt, guardian.co.uk, March 25, 2015 14:52 IST
People exposed to herbicides require more antibiotics to kill bacteria, according to new research published in mBio
Matthew Weaver, guardian.co.uk, March 25, 2015 14:30 IST
Researchers call for regulation of internet sales of breast milk, boosted by demand from mothers unable to breastfeed, bodybuilders and fetishists
Plavaneeta Borah, March 25, 2015 10:31 IST
The latest to join the exclusive category of extra virgin oils is the tropics' very own coconut as extra virgin coconut oil.
NDTV Food, March 24, 2015 22:37 IST
A whole grain is the entire seed of the plant comprising of the germ, endosperm, and the bran, unlike refined grains which retain only the endosperm after being processed.
NDTV Food, March 24, 2015 17:33 IST
This latest research adds to the growing evidence that passive smoking can have a lasting effect on your childs health.
NDTV Food, March 24, 2015 16:19 IST
If you've always loved rice but avoided it for the sake of your diet dreams, heres a piece of good news that will put it back on your plate.
Thomson Reuters, March 24, 2015 15:15 IST
Researchers have found evidence of a genetic basis for an enigmatic kind of heart attack that preferentially strikes young women.
NDTV Food, March 23, 2015 14:18 IST
Think long and hard before you answer. And feel free to include tea, coffee, fruit juice, soda or any other beverage in this calculation as well.
AFP, March 21, 2015 21:01 IST
The UN's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) said Friday that three pesticides were "probably" carcinogenic and two others, which have already been outlawed or restricted, were "possibly" so.
Sarah Boseley, Health Editor, guardian.co.uk, March 21, 2015 18:41 IST
Experts cautiously welcome results of trial of antibody known as aducanumab, which appears to show benefit in patients given it in very earliest stage of disease.
IANS, March 21, 2015 18:26 IST
A team of experts have identified a chemical that could make a cancer drug 50 times more effective.
IANS, March 21, 2015 18:00 IST
The tiny heart is hardly the width of a human hair and was created with human-induced pluripotent stem cells.
IANS, March 21, 2015 17:16 IST
Researchers have found that certain existing drugs could be used to effectively treat, or even prevent, hereditary stomach and breast cancers.
Richard P Grant, guardian.co.uk, March 20, 2015 17:06 IST
Improvements in treatment have led to better survival rates following a heart attack. But is the quality of that longer life measuring up?
NDTV Food, March 20, 2015 13:30 IST
Limited exposure to natural light during the day and over-exposure to artificial lighting from your tablets, smartphones and e-readers during the night can mess with your sleep cycle and have some serious ...
NDTV Food, March 20, 2015 12:34 IST
When an upstanding journal like the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition tells you that you can reduce the risk of heart disease or stroke by almost a third, then you better pay ...