Intermittent fasting may lead to longer, healthier life
  • Intermittent fasting may lead to longer, healthier life(13:52)
    New York, Nov 17 (IANS) Intermittent fasting may sound like another diet fad but researcher have conclusively found that the practice of routinely not eating and drinking for short periods of time resulted in longer life in heart patients.
UK royals undergo wellness treatment in B'luru (Lead)
  • UK royals undergo wellness treatment in B'luru (Lead)(20:10)
    Bengaluru, Nov 16 (IANS) British royals Prince Charles and Princess Camilla who are visiting India have undergone traditional wellness treatment at a private spa here this week, an official said on Saturday.
UK royals undergo wellness treatment in Bengaluru
  • UK royals undergo wellness treatment in Bengaluru(19:48)
    Bengaluru, Nov 16 (IANS) British royals Prince Charles and Princess Camilla who are visiting India have undergone traditional wellness treatment at a private spa here this week, an official said on Saturday.
  • Why perimenopause affects sexual life in some women(16:40)
    New York, Nov 16 (IANS) Sexual dysfunction increases by nearly 30 per cent during perimenopause and vaginal dryness most often has the greatest effect on desire, arousal and overall satisfaction, reveals a new study.
  • Diabetes-related stress more harmful for young adults(16:30)
    New York, Nov 16 (IANS) Young people diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes experience high psychological distress, resulting in worse health outcomes and poor blood sugar control, find researchers from Carnegie Mellon University.
Tap water undrinkable in Delhi, 13 state capitals: Paswan
  • Tap water undrinkable in Delhi, 13 state capitals: Paswan(15:32)
    New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Releasing a study on quality of piped drinking water being supplied in 21 cities across the country, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan said on Saturday that in Delhi and 13 state capitals, tap water is "undrinkable".
Keto diet may help you fight the flu
  • Keto diet may help you fight the flu(14:06)
    New York, Nov 16 (IANS) A ketogenic diet, which includes meat, fish, poultry and non-starchy vegetables, may help combat the flu virus, suggests new research.
Bacteria in the gut may alter ageing process: Study
Dengue cases spike in UP, steps prove ineffective
  • Dengue cases spike in UP, steps prove ineffective(15:08)
    Lucknow, Nov 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh has been witnessing a rise in the number of dengue cases in this season. According to official records, 7,598 people have been afflicted with the vector-borne disease, while 13 deaths have been reported in this season.
DNA data reveals extra-marital sex that dates back 500 years
  • DNA data reveals extra-marital sex that dates back 500 years(15:08)
    Brussels, Nov 15 (IANS) There are over-the-counter DNA kits that can reveal your ancestry but in a significant development, researchers have put DNA evidence together to reveal extra-marital sex in Western Europe families that dates back to 500 years.
Complementary cancer therapies do more harm than good: Expert
KDAH study shows promising joint treatment for brain injury
  • KDAH study shows promising joint treatment for brain injury(16:48)
    Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) The Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (KDAH) here announced that a four-year-long study it carried out shows promising results from the use of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) in brain injury patients as an adjunct to intensive neurorehabilitation.
  • 'Smart toilets' to monitor and improve health: Study(14:18)
    New York, Nov 14 (IANS) Wearable, smart technologies are transforming the ability to monitor and improve health, but a decidedly low-tech commodity -- the humble toilet -- may have the potential to outperform them all, a new study suggests.
Sexually aggressive people watch porn more: Study
  • Sexually aggressive people watch porn more: Study(12:58)
    London, Nov 14 (IANS) Although pornography is connected with sexual aggression over time, but researchers have found that porn use could not predict sexual aggression, as people reported with sexually aggressive tendencies were more likely to watch a lot of pornography.
AI tool to predict life expectancy in heart failure patients
Delhi AQI at 470 in emergency zone
  • Delhi AQI at 470 in emergency zone(11:12)
    New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The air pollution emergency in Delhi persisted on Thursday with an overall air quality index (AQI) of 470 in the severe plus category.
Climate change to hit health of Indian children hard: Lancet
  • Climate change to hit health of Indian children hard: Lancet(10:40)
    New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Children in India will be particularly vulnerable to the ill effects of climate change such as worsening air quality, higher food prices and rise in infectious diseases, warns a new study published in the journal The Lancet.
E-cigarettes more harmful to heart than tobacco: Study
Artificial Intelligence to monitor patients' mental health
  • Artificial Intelligence to monitor patients' mental health(15:28)
    New York, Nov 13 (IANS) Scientists are now working to apply Artificial Intelligence (AI) to psychiatry, with a speech-based mobile app that can categorize a patient's mental health status as well as or better than a human can.