Eating a Mediterranean diet that involves consuming more fish and plant-based proteins such as nuts and beans could decrease the chances an overweight person will experience regular pain, new research suggests.
Published 23-Feb-2017 00:15 IST | Updated 11:07 IST
Chronic exposure to a common food additive found in everything from chewing gum to bread can decrease the ability of small intestine cells to absorb nutrients and act as a barrier to pathogens, warns a study.
Published 22-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Winter may be on its way out, but the common cold is pretty much the year-long companion. Changes in weather lowers the immunity and increases the susceptibility to catching a cold but with a few handy, home remedies, its easy to fight the cold.
Published 21-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
In the first take it might appear to be 'sucks', but a recent study reveals that swallowing sperms might be good for your health. Although this issue has always been a subject of debate, the study goes to say that swallowing semen has several health benefits.
Published 17-Feb-2017 12:19 IST | Updated 09:49 IST
We all know the severity of heart attack. The uncomfortable pain that one suffers during heart attack is very severe and causes death. Angina pectoris is another disease that causes the same type of pain.
Published 17-Feb-2017 11:05 IST
Garlic has powerful antifungal properties that help fight fungal infections causing ringworm, athlete’s foot and jock itch. It also helps fight candida. Honey, in the same way, is a natural healthy sugary food substance with several medicinal values in it.
Published 16-Feb-2017 00:15 IST | Updated 10:55 IST
Hyperthyroidism often referred as overactive thyroid, is a condition in which thyroid gland produces excessive amounts of thyroid hormones.
Published 15-Feb-2017 00:15 IST | Updated 11:56 IST
With Valentine's Day approaching on February 14, you can look your best following simple tips like eliminating stress from your daily routine, exercising and drinking water, says an expert.
Published 14-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Almonds are incredible little nuts packed with unlimited nutrients. It has more fiber, calcium, vitamin E, riboflavin, and niacin than any other tree nut.
Published 13-Feb-2017 14:41 IST
We already know that diabetes, high cholesterol levels and smoking are dangerous for heart and might lead to heart attack.
Published 13-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
The thyroid gland or simply the thyroid is attached to the front part of neck, like a butterfly. It produces thyroxin hormone which is very essential for our body.
Published 11-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Risk of becoming an Alzheimer's disease victim gets more in elderly people. Although there is no proper treatment available for Alzheimer's disease, recent studies by researchers found that it can be prevented with sound sleep.
Published 10-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Obesity, which was once considered as a problem limited to western countries is now a major problem in our country as well. Excessive eating, changes in the life style, jobs which doesn’t require any physical activity, all of these are contributing to this problem.
Published 09-Feb-2017 11:13 IST
People who regularly eat pasta -the fundamental component of Italian Mediterranean cuisine - may have better diet quality, greater intake of vitamin and minerals and can better manage blood sugar levels, compared to those who do not eat pasta, new research shows.
Published 09-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Even when we are weighing 100 or 120 Kilos, we might feel it is alright. But we don’t know that lots of basic body functions start to change in the body, which we recognize only later.
Published 08-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Bones of old people are brittle. Old people are also more susceptible to falling or stumbling, which makes them prone to injuries and hip fractures. Such debilitating injuries might make the person bedridden for a long time, causing the financial stress to the afflicted person. So, fractures ofMore
Published 06-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Your love for pizzas, French fries and burgers that come packed in greaseproof paper - containing fluorinated compounds - may lead to developmental problems in children, decreased fertility and an increased risk of cancer, researchers warned.
Published 04-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
The thickened skins on our palms and soles, generally adapted to withstand high pressure and physical stress, may also act as a sign of the cancer of the oesophagus - the eighth most common cancer in the world - when they get bigger, researchers say.
Published 04-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Chronic episodes of a dip in the sugar levels in the brain may trigger the onset of cognitive decline, especially memory loss leading to Alzheimer's disease, researchers warned.
Published 03-Feb-2017 10:48 IST
Acupuncture treatment can boost the effectiveness of standard medical care, reducing the severity of chronic pain and depression, new research has found.
Published 02-Feb-2017 00:15 IST

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