Emily Sohn, February 11, 2016 10:37 IST
Every year, my husband and I take our kids on a two-week trip that differs from our other vacations in one significant way: We completely unplug from the Internet. No iPhones, no ...
Amy Ellis Nutt, The Washington Post, February 11, 2016 10:24 IST
If you've ever wondered how it is that men can cut out a few desserts and quickly drop 10 pounds, while women tortuously calorie-count their way to incremental weight loss, a new ...
Mike Plunkett, The Washington Post, February 11, 2016 10:14 IST
Many people who accomplish short-term fitness goals get a rush of achievement in the moment but don't create the behavioral changes needed to maintain and improve.
NDTV Food, February 10, 2016 15:19 IST
A recent study done by Lund University in Sweden states that eating a special mixture of dietary fibres found in barley can help reduce appetite and blood sugar levels.
Press Trust Of India, February 09, 2016 16:45 IST
A routine blood test that uses a neuroprotective protein as a biomarker may effectively diagnose Alzheimer's disease, a new study has found.
Valerie Strauss, The Washington Post, February 09, 2016 13:37 IST
There seems to be a never-ending stream of research reports about attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD - the most commonly diagnosed neuro-behavioral disorder in U.S. children.
Erin Blakemore, The Washington Post, February 09, 2016 13:25 IST
Anyone who's experienced falling spirits in autumn or a springtime bounce in the step knows that the changing seasons can affect mood. But can seasons affect the way your brain works overall?
AFP, February 09, 2016 12:24 IST
The black spots on old banana peels may unlock a faster, easier diagnosis of human skin cancer, boosting survival chances, said scientists.
IANS, February 09, 2016 11:00 IST
If you are terrified after reading studies claiming that cellphone radiation is a menacing health hazard and can even cause brain cancer, nothing could be further from the truth.
IANS, February 08, 2016 13:49 IST
A new study suggests that practice of meditation may help veterans to relieve themselves from chronic pain.
NDTV Food, February 08, 2016 12:52 IST
According to a new research done by the Stanford University in California, the tendency to take more stress during youth may increase the risk of developing high blood pressure later in life.
IANS, February 06, 2016 16:28 IST
Aggression can lead to generation of new nerve cells in the brain and also change the activity of existing cells, new research has found.
IANS, February 06, 2016 16:18 IST
The researchers noted that people who developed MCI had a greater average weight change per decade from midlife than those who remained cognitively normal.
IANS, February 06, 2016 15:51 IST
According to the researchers, a sufficiently high vitamin D level is associated with better bone health and may also be related a lower risk of many chronic diseases..
IANS, February 06, 2016 13:42 IST
Patients in the meditation and music groups reported significantly greater reductions in anxiety and fatigue after biopsy than those receiving standard care.
IANS, February 05, 2016 17:45 IST
Much of the health benefits associated with mindfulnes meditation training is due to the changes that this form of meditation causes in the brain, suggests new research.
IANS, February 05, 2016 15:02 IST
There is a need for greater awareness regarding the association between ADHD and obesity in females among patients, care givers and health care providers.
NDTV Food, February 05, 2016 14:11 IST
The researchers determined that the increased risk of diabetes per additional hour of sedentary time was 22 percent.
Shilpa Arora , February 05, 2016 12:22 IST
Include raisins, dates, dried apricots, mangoes, brewer's yeast, dried beans, lean meats and shell fish to enhance your iron levels.
Danielle Douglas-Gabriel, The Washington Post, February 04, 2016 18:08 IST
Ellipticals combine the fluidity of running and low-impact motion of cycling, making them ideal for people with joint pain or who are overweight.