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Health

Molecules wired for obesity discovered

Group of molecules called semaphorins have been found to play a critical role.

18 Jan 2019 2:12 PM

Let’s be active: Adopt game-changing movement to promote... movement

Physical activity is a core preventive health measure that enhances human capital and sustainable development. It should be embraced by all.

17 Jan 2019 1:01 AM

Does counseling help obese pregnant women manage extra kilos?

Excessive weight gain during pregnancy is a cause of worry for both mother and child.

16 Jan 2019 4:37 PM

When thin gets in, health goes out

It is the concept of ‘thin is beautiful’ that gets hammered into young minds that makes them psychologically vulnerable.

15 Jan 2019 12:06 AM

Eat more dietary fibre to lower risk of non-communicable diseases

Whole grain breads or nuts like almonds, pistachios or pumpkin and sunflower seeds too have a high-fibre content in them.

14 Jan 2019 12:39 PM

'Plant-based diet boosts athletes' performance'

A low-fat, vegetarian diet is the most effective dietary pattern clinically shown to reverse plaque.

12 Jan 2019 11:41 AM

Finally hitting the gym? Here's your self-help guide

Jim Edwards in his article states three truths about your idea of going to the gym and maintaining a healthier lifestyle.

10 Jan 2019 11:52 AM

Alcohol is not the only reason for cirrhosis

Antibiotics are a common cause of drug-induced liver injury.

10 Jan 2019 12:35 AM

How comparison with others on Facebook affects health

Researchers have found that increased use of social media is associated with perceptions of worsening physical health.

09 Jan 2019 2:59 PM

How mother's flu affects newborn

The findings have been published in the journal Birth Defects Research.

09 Jan 2019 2:54 PM