Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 | Last Update : 07:39 AM IST


Study finds obesity robs the tongue of taste buds in mice

Scientists say if the findings pan out, they could lead to new ways to treat obesity.

21 Mar 2018 1:30 PM

Fall injuries in very elderly rising, outcomes may be slightly better

This will become an increasingly important medical problem during the next 20 to 30 years.

21 Mar 2018 1:21 PM

Doctors endorse counseling of some kids, young adults to prevent skin cancer

Counseling should include advice on sunscreen use, protective clothing, hats and sunglasses to protect against harmful UV rays.

21 Mar 2018 12:32 PM

Guns tied to high suicide risk for teens with self-harm history

When youth did use guns to harm themselves, however, they were more than 35 times more likely to kill themselves .

21 Mar 2018 11:48 AM

Children risk serious injuries on golf carts

About half the injuries were severe or moderate.

21 Mar 2018 11:16 AM

Parenting strategies to reduce disruptive behaviour in children

Severely disruptive behaviour was defined as openly uncooperative and hostile behaviour.

21 Mar 2018 10:27 AM

For every lakh kids in Delhi, 32 affected by type 1 diabetes

Doctors are keen on busting the common myths on Type 1 diabetes

21 Mar 2018 9:34 AM

Hidden calories can sabotage your diet

Even a salad can go from a diet meal to a full-blown diet disaster.

21 Mar 2018 9:18 AM

Here’s how music can help heal military personnel

Researchers believe it's important for music therapists and treatment centers to share program evaluations and successes.

21 Mar 2018 8:28 AM

Study shows chronic knee pain can be tackled with stomach-narrowing surgery

extremely obese people seeking relief from their knee pain should consider lap-band surgery earlier because the benefits decrease with age.

20 Mar 2018 8:36 PM