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Health

Inflammation may train skin to heal faster, suggests study

Inflammatory skin diseases are considered to be the most common problem in dermatology.

19 Oct 2017 12:19 PM

Your mind knows when you are dead, finds study

Scientists have discovered that a person’s consciousness continues to work, even after the body has shut down.

19 Oct 2017 12:05 PM

Higher intelligence may lead to mental illness, says study

Study offers unprecedented insight into links between intelligence and mental illness.

19 Oct 2017 10:35 AM

Find out why crying is good for health

Crying lowers stress levels, a decrease of toxins in body and greater emotional awareness.

19 Oct 2017 10:21 AM

Find out why hugging is so important

Research, carried out by University College London further found that cuddles are endangered as humans become engrossed in digital world.

19 Oct 2017 10:03 AM

Scientists may have discovered cause of dyslexia

In people with reading disability, cells are arranged in matching patterns in both eyes, which may confuse brain with "mirror" images.

19 Oct 2017 8:42 AM

Chinese herbal medicines may cause liver cancer, says study

Findings suggest measures needed to prevent people from consuming aristolochic acids (AA), derived from woody vines of Aristolochia plants.

19 Oct 2017 8:12 AM

Training exercise to boost brain power identified by scientists

Scientists decided to compare directly the leading types of exercises and measure people's brain activity before and after training.

18 Oct 2017 8:27 PM

Risk of heart valve disorder may increase due to hypertension

Mitral regurgitation leads to a backflow of blood into the heart, causing symptoms such as shortness of breath and tiredness.

18 Oct 2017 8:21 PM

Boy sleeps for two weeks due to mysterious condition

Doctors were able to help him wake up after giving medication meant to prevent seizures but the boy didn't show any seizure like symptoms.

18 Oct 2017 7:35 PM