IANS , November 10, 2015 16:00 IST
elf-weighing can be a useful tool to help adults control their weight, but for young women this behaviour may have negative psychological outcomes
NDTV Food , November 02, 2015 15:08 IST
According to a study, eating a diet rich in both soy protein and isoflavones can protect menopausal women from bone weakening and osteoporosis.
Press Trust Of India , October 29, 2015 17:25 IST
A large international study found that women who breastfeed may have up to 20 per cent reduced risk of developing an aggressive form of breast cancer
IANS , October 26, 2015 16:36 IST
Instead of fasting, eating a light meal during labour would benefit most healthy women, suggests new research.
IANS , October 13, 2015 15:47 IST
Pregnant women with high blood-sugar levels - even if it is below the cutoff for diabetes - are more likely to have babies with congenital heart defects, says a new study.
IANS , October 12, 2015 16:45 IST
Researchers first identified the relationship between the variant near KLF14 and Type-2 diabetes risk in a large, genome-wide association study of a broad population.
IANS , September 26, 2015 16:24 IST
According to a new study, published in Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, regular exercise and weight loss improves ovulation in women who have polycystic ovary syndrome.
IANS , September 11, 2015 15:41 IST
The compound called luteolin is found in vegetables and herbs like parsley, celery and broccoli.
Press Trust Of India , September 01, 2015 12:07 IST
A recent study has revealed that about 18 per cent of women in India, mostly from the East, suffer from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS).
IANS , August 31, 2015 16:03 IST
Firstborn women are more likely to be obese as adults than their second-born sisters, finds the largest study of its kind in women.
IANS , August 25, 2015 11:06 IST
Diabetes is becoming a major reason for infertility among males, doctors have said.
They said that may it be Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, in both the conditions, insulin producing cells in ...
Sarah Boseley Health Editor , guardian.co.uk; filed by Sparshita Saxena, August 19, 2015 14:40 IST
US study finds light drinking linked only to minimal increase in risk of all cancers but daily drink raises chances of breast cancer for women significantly.
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 ...
NDTV Food , July 15, 2015 14:52 IST
Spending more leisure time sitting is linked with higher risk of cancer, including breast and ovarian cancers in women, says a study.
NDTV Food , July 09, 2015 11:10 IST
One of the latest studies noted how parents stress can even trickle down to the children and cause long-term damage to their overall development.
Sarah Boseley , Health Editor, guardian.co.uk, July 07, 2015 16:15 IST
More than 17,000 women in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand were questioned, with confusion over guidelines blamed for the figures.
NDTV Food , June 18, 2015 11:27 IST
Theres no permanent cure for PCOD but the symptoms can be managed. Have a look at the dietary dos and donts to beat if not treat PCOD.
Amy Fleming , guardian.co.uk, June 15, 2015 13:09 IST
You might think its a time to put your feet up and inhale a tub of ice-cream, but eating healthily during those all-important nine months can stop your child becoming obese, and ...
Ian Sample , science editor , guardian.co.uk, June 04, 2015 13:29 IST
Delayed motherhood has often been ascribed to sociological factors, but new findings show a genetic component, which also links to number of children.