Health

Cancer tumours manipulate a natural cell process to promote their survival and controlling this may help stop progress of the disease, researchers have found. A natural physiological process -- called non-sense mediated decay (NMD) -- provides cells...
Chennai, June 23:  This is a good news for anyone whos has faced the struggle of choosing between going to the gym or cracking open a cold beer. Yes, this Yoga class in London is practising something weird and it has become a instant hit among...
Eighty-five per cent of diabetics see amputations in their lifetime due to lack of appropriate treatment, data released during a national conference on diabetics. Currently 15 per cent of of India’s diabetic population suffers from ulcers in their...
The World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that the toll in the cholera outbreak in Yemen has reached 1,054, with the total suspected cases reaching 151,000. The outbreak has spread fast in 20 out of 22 Yemeni governorates in just seven weeks,...
Practising mind-body interventions such as meditation, yoga and Tai Chi daily may not only relax you but could also reverse the molecular reactions in the DNA that causes stress as well as boost well-being, according to a study. The findings, by...
June 7: Something other than making that make out session all the more pleasant, fresh breath is an indication of...
Low bone density is a condition that may lead to an increased risk of developing osteoporosis, experts say. ...
Chennai, June 1: The Rotary Club of Madras East (RCME) today dedicated 3 new anaesthesia work stations valued at 32...
May 31: Women who breastfeed their children have been found to be at substantially lesser risk of developing uterine...
New York, May 30:  People who spend too much time texting may be at increased risk of having "smartphone...
Besides high body mass index (BMI), individuals with increased belly fat may be at a greater risk of developing...