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Health

Dealing with asthma effectively

There are a lot of myths related to asthma that delay treating the disease which can be controlled quite effectively.

25 Dec 2018 1:22 AM

Elect right carbs for a healthy diet

Carbohydrates are a key to regulating blood sugar and providing energy throughout our bodies.

24 Dec 2018 1:52 PM

Ecosystem gets affected at night due to light pollution, says study

Artificial light is a pollutant, changing the natural course of ecosystem.

22 Dec 2018 2:23 PM

New discovery: Safer potential Zica vaccine that does not produce antibodies

Reports show antibodies against Zika virus can worsen dengue virus infection, which, like Zika, is caused by a mosquito-borne virus.

22 Dec 2018 12:32 PM

Healthy diet, regular exercise reason behind improving brain power in elderly, says study

Results showed those who exercised showed greater improvements in executive functioning skills compared to those who did not exercise.

22 Dec 2018 11:16 AM

Calorie-labelling makes people rethink food choices, says study

Study found foods that you might otherwise be inclined to eat became less desirable once the calorie content was displayed.

22 Dec 2018 10:23 AM

Doctors raise concerns over new Surrogacy Bill

The bill, which was first introduced by Health Minister J P Nadda, only permits surrogacy for couples who cannot conceive a child.

22 Dec 2018 10:09 AM

Exposure to cannabis may alter genetic profile of sperms

As legal access to marijuana continues to expand scientists are studying effects of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in teens.

21 Dec 2018 11:36 AM

Exercise may improve thinking in sedentary seniors with cognitive decline

Study found exercise improved executive function, which involves person’s ability to regulate behaviour, organize ideas and achieve goals.

20 Dec 2018 4:40 PM

Television ads for sugary cereal do influence kids' breakfast cravings

Advertising aimed directly at kids has long been linked to an increased risk that children will make unhealthy food choices.

20 Dec 2018 10:31 AM