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Scientists develop novel system to predict outcome of chemotherapy

The new system takes images in less than 10 minutes and uses harmless light and can be performed more frequently than MRI.

12 Feb 2018

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Drinking hot tea can increase risk of oesophagal cancer

The cancer, which starts in the oesophagus, was already known to be linked to drinking alcohol and smoking, but those risks are heightened by the addition of daily cups of “burning hot” tea.

12 Feb 2018

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Hail the singlehood! It has benefits

Recent studies have suggested that single people are more likely to embrace solitude and benefit from it.​

12 Feb 2018

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When mental illness lurks behind marriage

Focus on pre-marital counselling as partner’s mental illness often not known before tying the knot

12 Feb 2018

Body fat to treat diabetes: Will it work here?

A newly discovered method of replacing glucose with body fat to beat diabetes is being considered as a revolutionary way of fighting the condition which is of epidemic proportion in India.

12 Feb 2018

Will you marry me? These surprise planners will make your proposal special

If you are planning to pop the question on V-Day,surprise planners can come to your rescue.They also create customised packages that can challenge your imagination

12 Feb 2018

Reaching out to dialysis patients

The government’s initiative of opening dialysis units in taluk and general hospitals has given much solace to the people of Parassala and adjoining places with six dialysis units now functioning at th

11 Feb 2018

Saree-clad women take part in a run organised in Indiranagar on Sunday morning
Bengaluru runners turn up in sarees this weekend

This weekend, there were many fun walks and runs organised in various parts of the city.

11 Feb 2018

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Ultrasound, blood test together may boost liver cancer detection

AFP is a plasma protein that is produced in abundance by the liver cells in the foetus. In adults, AFP levels are normally low, but liver cancer can cause AFP levels to rise.
 

11 Feb 2018

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Scientists discover UV light to kill flu virus

Scientists have discovered a special type of ultraviolet (UV) light that can kill airborne flu viruses without harming human tissues, according to a new study.
 

11 Feb 2018

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Being vegan good for environment: Study

This is mainly due to the high energy requirements of livestock farming as well as the very large contribution of livestock to greenhouse gas emissions, said the study.
 

11 Feb 2018

Green and Brown Bring the Perfect Glow

It is high time you discover beauty products based on ingredients like matcha tea and clay

10 Feb 2018

When Bhasma Turns Lifesaver

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting Shri Siddhi Nandan Mishraji, the 88-year-old doyen of Rasa Shastra at Bellary.

10 Feb 2018

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Crouch Like a Tiger, Dance to a Drum 

Are you looking for a perfect workout regime that will help tone your muscles, yet not be the old dull exercise? It’s time then to take up Animal Flow and Pound.

10 Feb 2018

far-UVC light successfully dealt with the H1N1 virus
This ultraviolet light safely kills airborne flu virus: Study

According to the researchers, the use of overhead "far-UVC" light in public spaces could provide a powerful check on seasonal influenza epidemics, as well as influenza pandemics.

10 Feb 2018

Ways to prevent asthma readmissions

It has come to light that prior knowledge has proven to be the only component of discharge bundles that was strongly associated with lowered readmissions.

10 Feb 2018

Pets can help people with mental health condition

Your pet is good for your mental health, according to a study.

10 Feb 2018

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This drug could reverse alcohol’s damaging effects on brain

Scientists have found a new pill that could reverse the effects of binge drinking on the brain.

09 Feb 2018

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Here’s why you feel hungrier as you lose weight

The key appears to be in the balance between hunger and satiety hormones in people who have lost a lot of weight.

08 Feb 2018

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Air pollution can contaminate your morality too

Exposure to air pollution, either physically or mentally, is linked with unethical behaviour.

08 Feb 2018

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Stay positive, say goodbye to dementia

The positive attitude towards ageing can reduce the risks of dementia in older adults.

08 Feb 2018