The New Indian Express - Health - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:57:32 +0530 Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:04:29 +0530 Health Five Hours' Sleep a Night Has Same Effect on Brain as Being Drunk, Says Professor The neuroscientist raised concern that sleep deprivation could cause risks not just in jobs such as healthcare and transport but also could damage the quality of crucial decisions. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:03:02 +0530 New Insights into Treating Brain Rhythm Disorders People with Parkinson's disease show abnormally strong Beta waves in the motor cortex. This locks neurons into the wrong groove and inhibits movement. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:53:17 +0530 Malaria May Have a New Cure Malaria, which is caused by a parasite called Plasmodium falciparum, transmitted to humans via mosquito bite, causes half a million deaths worldwide each year. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:36:15 +0530 Frequent Sex Can Kill Your Desire: Study The desire to have sex decreases much more quickly than the enjoyment of sex once it has been initiated, the study observed. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:16:05 +0530