, December 31, 2016 17:08 IST Press Trust Of India
Scientists have identified a signalling circuit in cells that can be targeted to treat advanced prostate cancer in patients who are resistant to existing therapies.
, December 31, 2016 16:58 IST Press Trust Of India
Scientists have found that iron deficiency anaemia may increase the risk of hearing loss, a finding that may open new possibilities for early identification and appropriate treatment of the condition.
, December 31, 2016 16:46 IST The Washington Post
"Men who sat more were more likely to be obese, and that held even when we adjusted for their fitness level," said Carolyn E. Barlow, who led the research team at the ...
, December 30, 2016 10:50 IST Sparshita Saxena
The biggest change was in the attitude of most people around. 2016 was not the year of weight-loss; it was the year of self-education and therefore taking informed decisions to achieve a ...
, December 29, 2016 14:40 IST Press Trust Of India
Take inspiration from this mega Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who says he likes to live a healthy lifestyle and tries to stick to a balanced diet.
Let us take a closer look at some of the most essential amino acids for human development - these are vital for protein development.
, The Washington Post, December 26, 2016 16:06 IST Danielle Douglas-Gabriel
Many were under age 35, enjoy strenuous workouts and were suffering immense hip pain.
, December 24, 2016 18:41 IST Press Trust Of India
A centuries-old herbal Chinese medicine, used to effectively treat malaria, may help fight tuberculosis and slow the evolution of drug resistance, scientists have found.
, December 24, 2016 17:53 IST Indo-Asian News Service
In a study that could lead to a new therapeutic approach to preventing premature birth, researchers have discovered the critical function of a type of mother's immune cells -- B lymphocytes -- ...
, December 24, 2016 17:44 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Due to the constant jaw clenching and fluctuations in the atmospheric pressure underwater, divers may experience symptoms that range from tooth, jaw and gum pain to loosened crowns and broken dental fillings, ...
, December 23, 2016 17:33 IST Agence France-Presse
China's smoggiest city closed schools Wednesday as much of the country suffered its sixth day under an oppressive haze, sparking public anger about the slow response to the threat to children's health.
, December 23, 2016 17:24 IST Agence France-Presse
A World Health Organisation (WHO) survey released Tuesday showed that most Africans had at least one risk factor for developing one of these diseases, such as smoking, a lack of exercise, poor ...
, December 23, 2016 14:09 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Stopping physical exercise during the winter season increases the storage of cholesterol in the body, medical experts here said on Thursday.
, December 21, 2016 18:13 IST Thomson Reuters
Northern China was shrouded in almost record pollution for a fifth day on Wednesday, disrupting flights, traffic and shipping, and closing factories and schools, with some residents complaining emergency anti-smog measures were ...
, December 17, 2016 16:11 IST The Washington Post
If you suddenly find your thinking is cloudy and your memory unreliable, if you're overcome by dizziness and your balance is out of whack, don't chalk it up to normal aging.
, December 16, 2016 16:40 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Is your child spending more than five hours on digital devices such as tablets and smartphones? A new study warns that he or she may be 43 per cent more likely to ...
, December 16, 2016 14:15 IST Press Trust Of India
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), nearly 20 to 40% of the adult population and 10 to 20% of children in India are affected by obesity.
, December 16, 2016 13:31 IST Agence France-Presse
Nearly three-quarters of Mexican adults are overweight or obese and their numbers have slightly increased in the past four years despite government programs to fight the epidemic, a government survey showed Thursday.
, December 15, 2016 14:55 IST The Washington Post
Winter running takes much more thought and preparation than summer running, but should be tried for amazing experience.
, December 15, 2016 13:26 IST Press Trust Of India
Eating food low in carbohydrates is safe for up to six months and can also help reduce more weight than following a low-fat diet, claims a new study.