Why pregnant women with high BP miss out on preventive aspirin
Young adults more likely to die from epilepsy: Study
  • Young adults more likely to die from epilepsy: Study(15:19)
    London, May 25 (IANS) A new study has claimed that young adults aged between 16 and 24 may have a six-fold increased risk of epilepsy-related death, a disorder in which nerve cell activity in the brain is disturbed, causing seizures.
Having a kid with cancer doesn't trigger separation among parents
People with atrial fibrillation may live longer with exercise
New Facebook Messenger tool to protect minor users from harmful chats
1-year-old chef sets Instagram on fire, gets 1.4 mn followers
  • 1-year-old chef sets Instagram on fire, gets 1.4 mn followers(13:31)
    New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A tiny toddler known as "Chef Kobe" has gained over 1.4 million followers on Instagram within months of opening the account, as lockdown-hit netizens the world over crave to watch short videos featuring his antics in the kitchen.
Air pollution may up multiple sclerosis risk in urbanites
AI can better identify your personality based on selfies
Doctors urge UK to cut meat intake to avoid future pandemic
Amazon Food launched in India, set to spoil Zomato-Swiggy's party (Ld)
  • Amazon Food launched in India, set to spoil Zomato-Swiggy's party (Ld)(17:54)
    New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) In a strong signal to leading players Zomato and Swiggy who have been severely hit by Covid-19, ecommerce giant Amazon with deep pockets on Thursday announced it has entered the vast online food delivery market in India, with introducing Amazon Food at select pin codes in Bengaluru.
Why women are less likely to die from heart disease than men
  • Why women are less likely to die from heart disease than men(16:49)
    Toronto, May 21 (IANS) In a growing list of studies on whether women are less prone to heart disease than men, fresh research of more than 160,000 people in 21 countries that was published in The Lancet has revealed that women are less likely than men to have cardiovascular disease (CVD) and die from it.
Young people with even mild mental distress at high suicide risk
Amazon enters food delivery business in India as Zomato, Swiggy struggle
Over 2 billion people without proper sanitation at high COVID-19 risk
US births fall to 35-year low
  • US births fall to 35-year low(09:44)
    Washington, May 21 (IANS) The number of births in the US has hit its lowest level in 35 years, according to new federal data.
  • Amazon takes on Fortnite, launches big league PC game 'Crucible'(21:36)
    San Francisco, May 20 (IANS) Betting big on the growing gaming industry, Amazon on Wednesday launched its first big-budget PC game called ‘Crucible that is a free, team-based action shooter where your gameplay is defined by the choices you make.
Is your job killing you? Workplace stress can lead to death
Childhood obesity may increase bladder cancer risk
Search for 'food delivery services' up 300% on Google amid COVID-19
Atrial fibrillation risk not linked to the amount of body fat: Study
Diet rich in fruits and vegetables may protect heart health: Study
  • Diet rich in fruits and vegetables may protect heart health: Study(15:18)
    New York, May 19 (IANS) A diet rich in fruits and vegetables given over a relatively short period of time was associated with significantly lower levels of markers for subclinical cardiac damage and strain in adults without preexisting cardiovascular disease (CVD), say researchers.
Covid-hit home decor firm Livspace lays off 450 employees
  • Covid-hit home decor firm Livspace lays off 450 employees(12:48)
    New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Bengaluru-based home decor company Livspace has laid off 15 per cent of its workforce – or 450 employees – owing to unpredictable impact on its business during the Covid-19 lockdown times.
Dairy-rich diet lowers diabetes, high blood pressure risk
  • Dairy-rich diet lowers diabetes, high blood pressure risk(12:36)
    London, May 19 (IANS) Eating at least two daily servings of dairy-rich diet is linked to lower risks of diabetes and high blood pressure, as well as the cluster of factors that heighten cardiovascular disease risk (metabolic syndrome), say researchers.
Weekly yoga can help reduce depressive symptoms in people