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The needle route to raise height or lose weight

Integration of acupuncture into modern medical practice treats variety of clinical cases.

23 Sep 2017

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Nano Ninjas on the diet chart

Superseeds are powerhouses of nutrients, including healthy fats and proteins. From granola bars to chapatis, their goodness can be savoured in a variety of forms.

23 Sep 2017

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Chronic migraine patients are thrice more likely to suffer jawbone disorder

Patients with chronic migraine are three times more likely to suffer from severe jawbone disorder, finds a recent study.

23 Sep 2017

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Irregular periods? Here maybe some of the reasons

Lifestyle changes and environmental factors such as shift work can make you late but absent periods ) especially at the early age.

23 Sep 2017

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Smartphone apps may help reduce depression

Smartphone devices may ultimately be capable of providing instantly accessible and highly effective treatments for depression.

23 Sep 2017

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New sensor may boost antibotic treatment

Researchers have developed a prototype sensor that can rapidly determine whether an antibiotic has the potential to combat a given infection.

23 Sep 2017

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Higher manganese levels may cause fatal heart infection

Higher intake of dietary manganese -- an essential mineral found in leafy green vegetables, fruits and nuts could lead to infection of the heart by a bacterium.

23 Sep 2017

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Exercise may promote longer life

A study proved that aerobic exercise removes damaged mitochondria in skeletal muscle.

22 Sep 2017

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Indians adopt digital modes in healthcare faster than US, China

The highest number of specialist who have adopted digital platform to deal with patients are Cardiologists, General Surgeons, Pulmonologists, Endocrinologists, and Oncologists.

22 Sep 2017

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Preterm babies sleep more independently

Preterm babies have more medical sleep problems such as nocturnal movement, restlessness during the night as compared to full-term babies.

22 Sep 2017

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One in four girls depressed at age 14

14-year-olds from better-off families were less likely to have high levels of depressive symptoms compared to their peers from poorer homes.

22 Sep 2017

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Breathing dirty air may lead to kidney failure

Air pollution has long been linked to major health conditions such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

22 Sep 2017

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Cigarette butts can be used to eliminate malaria-causing mosquitoes

Cigarette butts thrown into garbage as trash can be turned into a valuable resource for killing mosquitoes that cause malaria.

22 Sep 2017

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Epilepsy drugs may damage your kid's bones

Young people, especially kids and teenagers, taking anti-epileptic drugs may experience elevated rates of bone fractures.

22 Sep 2017

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Exercise type doesn't matter, it's being active that counts

Whether it is a gym workout, a walk to work or a household chore, physical activity of any kind can prevent heart disease and death.

22 Sep 2017

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Kids with higher manganese levels may have lower IQ scores

Increased manganese in hair samples is associated with decline in full-scale IQ, processing speed, and working memory.

22 Sep 2017

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More the excess weight, lower the sperm count, quality

Efforts focusing on male weight loss before conception are warranted for couples seeking infertility treatment.

22 Sep 2017

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Prostate cancer rising in rural India

Prostate cancer is the second most common cause of cancer and the sixth leading cause of cancer deaths among men worldwide.

22 Sep 2017

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Abnormal magnesium levels linked to dementia

People with both a low and high level of magnesium were found to be about 30 per cent more likely to develop dementia. 

22 Sep 2017

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5 Smarter ways for healthy living and healthy heart

World Heart Federation states that approximately 17.5 million people die due to cardiovascular diseases in a year.

21 Sep 2017

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Here’s how you can control diabetes in Navratri

Apart from the religious aspect of it, even scientifically it helps purify the body through flushing out the excess toxins.

21 Sep 2017