, November 14, 2016 16:02 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Thiruvananthapuram has been termed as the country's breast cancer capital, with cases at a record high of 40 per lakh of population.
, November 12, 2016 15:07 IST Thomson Reuters
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.
, November 11, 2016 13:54 IST Indo-Asian News Service
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 ...
, NDTV, November 09, 2016 15:16 IST Aashna Ahuja
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.
, November 07, 2016 17:29 IST Indo-Asian News Service
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.
, November 07, 2016 16:43 IST Indo-Asian News Service
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.
, November 03, 2016 18:15 IST Indo-Asian News Service
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 ...
, November 03, 2016 15:37 IST Thomson Reuters
Traditional treadmill tests used to estimate heart disease risk might not provide accurate results for women, a recent study suggests.
, November 02, 2016 17:33 IST Agence France-Presse
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 ...
, November 02, 2016 17:25 IST Thomson Reuters
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 ...
, November 02, 2016 14:23 IST NDTV Food
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.
, November 01, 2016 14:07 IST Indo-Asian News Service
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.
, October 27, 2016 18:40 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Easing pain during labour through administering epidural anesthesia is likely to decrease the likelihood of postpartum depression in some women, suggests a study.
, October 26, 2016 17:13 IST Indo-Asian News Service
Women face same health related problems from alcohol consumption as men, finds a new study.
, October 26, 2016 13:17 IST Agence France-Presse
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 ...
, October 25, 2016 16:31 IST IANS
According to a study, pregnancy in young women may increase the risk of stroke as compared to their older counterparts of childbearing age.
, October 20, 2016 16:08 IST Agence France-Presse
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.
, October 20, 2016 14:53 IST NDTV Food
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.
, October 20, 2016 14:50 IST The Washington Post
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 ...
, October 18, 2016 15:56 IST The Washington Post
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.