A compound found in beetroot that gives the vegetable its distinctive red colour could help prevent Alzheimer's, finds a study that could lead to the development of drugs for treating the disease.
Published 23-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Low sperm count is not just limited to infertility, it may also put men at increased risk of illness, according to a new study.
Published 22-Mar-2018 00:15 IST | Updated 22:04 IST
Turns out, freezing a nerve can ignite weight loss. According to a study led by the Society of Interventional Radiology, freezing the nerve that carries hunger signals to the brain may help patients with mild-to-moderate obesity lose weight.
Published 22-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
In a major step forward in the development of a once-daily "male pill", researchers have found an experimental oral contraceptive to be safe in men with hormone responses consistent with effective contraception.
Published 21-Mar-2018 00:15 IST | Updated 22:07 IST
Eating out and binging on fast food is a common problem, which may upset bowel movements. Keep your digestive system calm by consuming a bit of fennel seeds, ginger, yogurt and papaya, say experts.
Published 20-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Turns out, improving blood sugar control in type 2 diabetes patients is as easy as using a telehealth program. A study conducted in veterans found that the program for diabetes self-management not only shortens the wait to talk to a physician specialist versus an in-person visit but also results inMore
Published 20-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Young female athletes with normal weight and no or irregular menstrual periods reported fewer disordered eating behaviours after receiving estrogen therapy for a year, a recent study has found.
Published 20-Mar-2018 00:15 IST | Updated 21:49 IST
A study has challenged the idea that it might be possible to be overweight or obese but not at increased risk of heart disease, otherwise known as the 'obesity paradox'.
Published 19-Mar-2018 00:15 IST | Updated 21:33 IST
Over 60 per cent of Indians feel exercise is the top factor impacting health and well-being more than sleep, finds a survey that highlighted the need for good sleep for better health.
Published 17-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
The dynamics of how men and women smile differs measurably, according to new research, enabling artificial intelligence (AI) to automatically assign gender purely based on a smile. Although automatic gender recognition is already available, existing methods use static images and compare fixed facialMore
Published 17-Mar-2018 00:15 IST | Updated 22:55 IST
New Delhi: Pre-eclampsia is a hypertensive disorder characterised by the presence of high-blood pressure and high protein levels in the urine (proteinuria) during pregnancy. According to data collected by the Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) shows thatMore
Published 16-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Turns out, there is little to no difference among the long-term effectiveness of diet plans.
Published 15-Mar-2018 10:24 IST
Looking for happiness? You may run out of time as achieving a state of happiness takes time and effort, a new study suggests.
Published 15-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Want to age slowly and live a longer life? Eat right food, get adequate sleep and stay positive. "There are a couple of things, one is food for sure. What you eat is what you show on the outside. The second is what and how you think... if you are more positive, if you are happier then your skin andMore
Published 14-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Are you too stressed out because of your academics? Try spending some time with a dog, as a new study suggests that one-on-one time spent with them may help in boosting student wellness. According to the researchers, therapy dog sessions are becoming more popular on university campuses in the west.
Published 14-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Giving a new twist to the traditional form of Yoga, Buti Yoga has subverted everything that people thought they knew about the practice. Fusion of the traditional yoga moves with tribal dance and plyometrics claims to greatly benefit both physical and mental wellbeing, reported the Independent.
Published 13-Mar-2018 15:56 IST | Updated 17:37 IST
The lack of a protein key to the control of inflammation may be responsible for rapid and severe bone loss, finds a study that could lead to improved care for older adults at higher risk for osteoporosis and gum disease.
Published 12-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Here's a hack to slowdown your age clock! According to a study, a lifetime of regular exercise can delay aging.
Published 10-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Well, these days, ghee is vaporising from our plates, as we are becoming more health conscious and choosing to stay away from fattening foods. But, a California-based company, Fourth & Heart, has just made it difficult to keep our hands from ghee as it has brought 'chocolate' ghee in the market.
Published 10-Mar-2018 00:15 IST
Using cotton buds to clean ears may seem harmless, but they have the potential to cause minor to severe injury to the ear, researchers have warned.
Published 09-Mar-2018 00:15 IST

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