Monday, Feb 18, 2019 | Last Update : 03:23 AM IST


Alternate pathway decoded behind penis development

Penis development requires more than just testosterone.

17 Feb 2019 4:04 PM

Is smoking menthol cigarettes harmful?

Scientists find genetic vulnerability to smoking menthol cigarette.

17 Feb 2019 3:36 PM

Turn down the volume

WHO takes aim at harmful smartphone use and other audio devices to safeguard against hearing loss.

13 Feb 2019 8:40 PM

Keeping secrets not good for you

Thinking about your secrets often can harm your overall well-being.

12 Feb 2019 9:49 PM

A weighty problem

Poor food and living habits are contributing to obesity, which in turn can lead to a host of ailments, including cancer.

12 Feb 2019 12:36 AM


The secret to avoid hangovers

Beer vs wine: Does not matter what you drink first, you will still end up drunk.

09 Feb 2019 8:51 PM

An inspiration for organ donation everywhere

The touching tale of a mother, who saved other mothers the pain she had to inevitably undergo, by choosing to donate her infant's organs.

09 Feb 2019 8:48 PM

Compassion and care improve lifestyle

Kind thoughts about yourself and loved ones can boost psychological and physical health.

08 Feb 2019 5:51 PM

The fight against PMB

As human life expectancy grows, Postmenopausal bleeding is also becoming a common problem with ageing women.

05 Feb 2019 12:12 AM

If you are looking to choose a healthy post-workout snack, decide early: study

A post-exercise snack can threaten to undo the gains or loss of a workout.

04 Feb 2019 1:14 PM


Possibility of a HIV vaccine

Researchers recently found new clues that could lead to the development of a vaccine to control HIV.

02 Feb 2019 1:17 PM

Privileged abuse of opioids

Denial of pain relief to the less developed countries needlessly.

01 Feb 2019 8:43 PM

JoinTheDots – a movement for diligent parenting

With Government data showing that every 15 minutes, a child is sexually abused in India, the menace of child sexual abuse calls for urgent attention.

30 Jan 2019 10:47 PM

Health benefits of using public transport

Lower obesity rates linked with public transportation use: Study.

30 Jan 2019 8:39 PM

When poop can cure!

Faecal Microbiota Transpalantation can help one restore the balance of microbes in their gut and help treat diseases like diarrhoea.

30 Jan 2019 12:18 AM


Gum infection linked to Alzheimer's disease

The study proves to provide a promising approach to address Alzheimer’s disease.

26 Jan 2019 7:27 PM

From hunger to obesity

The lack of access to food can be a major stressor on individuals.

25 Jan 2019 8:30 PM

Aspirin or no aspirin?

Bleeding risks may offset aspirin's benefit vs heart disease.

24 Jan 2019 5:04 PM

Delay the first bath

Delaying newborn baths leads to increase in rates of breastfeeding: Study.

23 Jan 2019 1:27 PM

Women’s lifespan affected by their body size

Body size may influence women's lifespan more than men's.

23 Jan 2019 12:12 PM