Indo-Asian News Service , November 14, 2016 16:02 IST
Thiruvananthapuram has been termed as the country's breast cancer capital, with cases at a record high of 40 per lakh of population.
Thomson Reuters , November 12, 2016 15:07 IST
For women diagnosed with breast cancer, high vitamin D levels in the blood may be tied to better odds of surviving and having tumors with less deadly characteristics, suggests a new study.
Indo-Asian News Service , November 11, 2016 13:54 IST
Pregnant women who are particularly vulnerable to iron deficiency, may also be at risk if iron is found in excess in their bodies. They are likely to develop gestational diabetes, a study ...
Aashna Ahuja , NDTV, November 09, 2016 15:16 IST
Here are 7 effective home remedies to ease period pain and even prevent menstrual cramps, so you don't have to suffer every month and toss and turn in pain.
Indo-Asian News Service , November 07, 2016 17:29 IST
If you are in menopause before the age of 40, you have a higher fracture risk, even with calcium and vitamin D supplements, says a study.
Indo-Asian News Service , November 07, 2016 16:43 IST
Women with vitamin B12 deficiency during pregnancy may predispose their children to metabolic diseases such as Type-2 diabetes, a team of researchers led by one of Indian origin has warned.
Indo-Asian News Service , November 03, 2016 18:15 IST
By 2030, the number of women diagnosed every year with breast cancer could almost double to 3.2 million and cervical cancer cases can rise at least 25 per cent to over 700,000 ...
Thomson Reuters , November 03, 2016 15:37 IST
Traditional treadmill tests used to estimate heart disease risk might not provide accurate results for women, a recent study suggests.
Agence France-Presse , November 02, 2016 17:33 IST
Two reports have warned of an explosion in cancer deaths among women, with a toll, mainly from breast cancer, of some 5.5 million per year by 2030 -- roughly the population of ...
Thomson Reuters , November 02, 2016 17:25 IST
Improving mothers' nutrition before and during pregnancy is pivotal to reducing child stunting in developing countries, researchers said on Tuesday, as a new study showed poor child growth often starts in the ...
NDTV Food , November 02, 2016 14:23 IST
Want to learn how to increase hemoglobin? We've spoken to experts and listed 7 natural ways to restore your hemoglobin to normal levels, from eating iron-rich foods to avoiding iron blockers.
Indo-Asian News Service , November 01, 2016 14:07 IST
Women who consume oily fish while pregnant or during breast-feeding may decrease the risk of their children developing food allergies, asthma, eczemas or hay fever, researchers have found.
Indo-Asian News Service , October 27, 2016 18:40 IST
Easing pain during labour through administering epidural anesthesia is likely to decrease the likelihood of postpartum depression in some women, suggests a study.
Indo-Asian News Service , October 26, 2016 17:13 IST
Women face same health related problems from alcohol consumption as men, finds a new study.
Agence France-Presse , October 26, 2016 13:17 IST
A review of scientific evidence on breastfeeding out today found that some long-held advice is worth ditching, including that babies should avoid pacifiers and moms should breastfeed exclusively in the first days ...
IANS , October 25, 2016 16:31 IST
According to a study, pregnancy in young women may increase the risk of stroke as compared to their older counterparts of childbearing age.
Agence France-Presse , October 20, 2016 16:08 IST
Developing economies stand to win an extra $21 billion (19 billion euros) if they improve girls' health and sex education, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) said Thursday.
NDTV Food , October 20, 2016 14:53 IST
For World Osteoporosis Day 2016, we've listed foods that can lead to bone loss as well as what you should eat. After all, nutrition and osteoporosis are closely linked.
The Washington Post , October 20, 2016 14:50 IST
Now it looks like the microbiomes in other parts of our bodies may also play an important role in disease. Researchers from the Mayo Clinic have identified significant differences in the breast ...
The Washington Post , October 18, 2016 15:56 IST
Autoimmune diseases afflict 23.5 million Americans, according to the Department of Health and Human Services, although the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association estimates the number at more than twice that.