Thomson Reuters , October 13, 2016 13:52 IST
Keeping sodium intake low may prolong life according to a new study that set out to clarify the long-term risk of eating too much sodium and the benefits of cutting down.
Indo-Asian News Service , October 13, 2016 13:37 IST
As the number of youth suffering from osteorthritis continues to surge globally, health experts on Wednesday said that wrong postures for long durations was the biggest contributor to the disease.
Press Trust Of India , October 12, 2016 16:45 IST
Researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the US evaluated the effects of calcium supplements versus calcium in the form of food.
Indo-Asian News Service , October 12, 2016 13:43 IST
Parental absence in early childhood as a result of death or relationship break-up is linked to an increased risk of children starting to smoke and to drink alcohol even before they reach ...
The hula hoop helps improve your core strength, tones your stomach, arms, thighs and buttocks. And the best part? It doesn't even feel like you're working out.
Indo-Asian News Service , October 05, 2016 17:46 IST
Electronic-cigarettes, popularly known as e-cigarettes, provide a third line of option to stay away from harmful effects of tobacco, and can significantly reduce the burden of smoking-related deaths in India, a renowned ...
Indo-Asian News Service , October 05, 2016 17:34 IST
Does working out feels like more of pain to you? Take heart. Exercise releases a hormone that can help your body shed fat and keep it from forming again, which may also ...
With a healthy lifestyle, balanced diet and a dynamic fitness routine, fighting plateaus gets easier. Ensure bracing up against slip-ups and be consistent.
Thomson Reuters , October 05, 2016 13:33 IST
People who are worried about losing their jobs may be more likely to be diagnosed with diabetes, according to a new analysis.
The Washington Post , October 05, 2016 12:49 IST
Marketing junk food to kids is proven to be effective at increasing a child's preference and consumption of advertised foods.
Indo-Asian News Service , October 04, 2016 14:23 IST
Your colleagues at work - and not your spouse or kids -- decide how healthy you will be as you age, as you are likely to spend an average of one third ...
Indo-Asian News Service , October 04, 2016 14:00 IST
Family history and environment of the residential area are responsible for the differences between individual immune systems, a study has found.
Thomson Reuters , September 30, 2016 14:01 IST
In a comparison of fitness levels among children in 50 countries, the nations with the biggest internal income disparities tended to have the least fit youth.
Sparshita Saxena , September 30, 2016 11:55 IST
The abdominal group of muscles is crucial for many bodily movements including your ability to lift things, hold a position and balance the entire body.
NDTV Food , September 30, 2016 08:53 IST
How does Sushant Singh Rajput's manage to stay so fit and active? Well, his well-toned body is a result of serious working out.
The Washington Post , September 29, 2016 16:01 IST
"Exercise, nutrition, sleep and reducing stress are all important factors in reducing belly fat in particular and improving general health," Kahan says.
The Washington Post , September 29, 2016 12:33 IST
Is it possible to be both obese and healthy? It's true that obesity has long been associated with cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes and several forms of cancer, but a lingering question ...
The Washington Post , September 29, 2016 12:15 IST
Fat makes your meals more palatable and helps you feel full, so it's no wonder the high-fat ketogenic diet is increasing in popularity. The diet has been trending for the past three ...
Indo-Asian News Service , September 28, 2016 13:53 IST
Increasing stomach fat -- also known as the "hidden fat" in abdomen -- can lead to worsening heart disease risk factors, according to a study.
Indo-Asian News Service , September 27, 2016 17:10 IST
US researchers have identified a new biomarker which revealed that known and unknown exposure to second-hand smoke may lead to an increased risk of mortality in non-smokers.