IANS, August 03, 2015 13:33 IST
Although parents generally see picky eating among children as just a phase, according to a new study.
Daniel Boffey, Guardian.co.uk, August 03, 2015 12:21 IST
Two-thirds of girls in their mid-teens want to be thinner, and self-esteem continues to fall.
IANS, August 01, 2015 15:12 IST
Women who drink alcohol around the time of conception may put their babies at increased risk of Type 2 diabetes and obesity in early middle age, warns a new study.
Thomson Reuters, August 01, 2015 14:30 IST
Playing team sports and exercising during adolescence can have long-lasting benefits for women and may even reduce their risk of dying from cancer and other causes later in life, shows a new ...
PTI, July 31, 2015 15:41 IST
Mental stress can increase physical fatigue. This phenomenon is a result of the activation of a specific area of the brain when we attempt to participate in both physical and mental tasks ...
IANS, July 29, 2015 15:50 IST
According to some of the nation's top cardiologists, when it comes to heart health, alcohol is like a slippery slope.
IANS, July 27, 2015 12:14 IST
Health experts have warned against the supplements made with Ginseng, a popular Chinese herb, due to the possible side effects associated with it.
IANS, July 27, 2015 12:02 IST
On World Head and Neck Cancer Day (27th July), doctors from across the country urge people to stop tobacco use and adopt a healthy lifestyle as they suggest that this can prevent ...
IANS, July 25, 2015 14:32 IST
Over 25 percent of the total cancer patients in India suffer from oral and throat cancers, doctors at the AIIMS.
IANS, July 24, 2015 16:39 IST
Absence of an hormone in the brain may trigger overeating behaviour in people who eat for pleasure rather than hunger, say researchers.
IANS, July 24, 2015 16:23 IST
South Asians in US are more prone to heart attacks and diabetes when compared to other ethnic groups, found researchers.
Haroon Siddique, guardian.co.uk, July 24, 2015 15:53 IST
People over 50 who are healthy and highly educated are more at risk of harmful drinking than less well-off peers, says research.
Ian Sample, guardian.co.uk, July 24, 2015 15:44 IST
Study finds bisphosponates, which only cost 5p a day per patient, reduced risk of dying from breast cancer for postmenopausal women.
IANS, July 23, 2015 13:13 IST
The central government has taken note of the United Nations annual hunger report, and accorded high priority to the issue of hunger, a union minister said on Wednesday.
IANS, July 22, 2015 17:37 IST
Phosphates artificially added to dairy and cereal products appear to cause more of an increase in blood phosphorus levels than naturally occurring phosphates, and potentially put harmful stress on kidneys, according to ...
IANS, July 22, 2015 17:32 IST
According to a study published in the journal Public Library of Science (PLOS ONE), a drug used to treat diabetes may reduce the risk of developing Parkinson's disease.
IANS, July 22, 2015 17:16 IST
It has been found that men gain enough fat after they become fathers for the first time and it raises in them the risk of heart disease, diabetes and cancer, according to ...
Neelambra Lahori, July 22, 2015 16:28 IST
A carefully planned weight training program, which advances in intensity with time, will not only make you feel comfortable but will also help you tone up.
Sparshita Saxena , NDTV, July 22, 2015 15:46 IST
The International Osteoporosis Foundation also recommends 30 to 40 minutes of physical activity at least thrice a week, which should include some sort of weight training or resistance exercises.
NDTV Food, July 22, 2015 15:21 IST
The monsoon season may be poetic and charming, but it also brings along with it several deadly diseases such as dengue.