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Genetic test could help those at risk of breast cancer

The new test would be able to give women more options in terms of treatment for the disease.

09 Oct 2017 3:35 PM

Scientists may have created molecule that could eliminate HIV

Group of scientists have been looking for ways to eliminate 'reservoirs' where virus hides, and researchers may have developed a solution.

06 Oct 2017 12:20 PM

Expensive healthy foods may ups risk of heart disease in health deserts, says study

Research says, people with high income have fewer heart risk factors, suggesting it’s money, that prevents people from having healthy diet.

25 Sep 2017 8:12 AM

Study finds money reduced brain fog experienced by MS patients

Here's what researchers found.

22 Sep 2017 4:38 PM

Man gets erectile dysfunction after being scratched by cat

Disease is caused by bacteria called Bartonella henselae found in the mouth and claws of cats.

14 Sep 2017 4:16 PM


Marriage reduces risk of heart disease, says study

According to research marriage prompts partners to look after each other and prompting one other to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

01 Sep 2017 4:44 PM

Educational degree keeps away heart attacks, says study

Educated people are less likely to smoke and do more exercise and subsequently have better heart health.

31 Aug 2017 4:42 PM

Alzheimer's may be blocked at earliest stages, say scientists

According to researchers, preventing certain structures from forming in human brain cells will leave people more resistant to Alzheimer's.

30 Aug 2017 1:29 PM

Being the first to board a plane is a bad idea, says study

Priority boarding dramatically increases the risk of infection if a passenger is sick.

28 Aug 2017 3:04 PM


India recorded highest rheumatic heart disease deaths in 2015, reveals study

Nation was among five countries with largest numbers deaths in rheumatic heart disease in 2015, accounting for 73 per cent of global cases.

25 Aug 2017 9:08 AM

Risk of lung cancer higher for men taking vitamin B supplements

Here's what a new study found.

23 Aug 2017 1:59 PM

New method to track HIV infection developed

This could help scientists what the virus needs to do to infect a cell.

21 Aug 2017 1:12 PM

50 tumours removed from Indian woman's uterus

The team of doctors carried out the surgery at Rama Krishna Mission Hospital.

20 Aug 2017 10:14 AM

Here's what you need to know about swine influenza

We give a low-down on how to tackle swine influenza and pointers on its symptoms and detection.

19 Aug 2017 5:27 PM


New way to prevent spread of deadly fungus to brain identified

Here's what researchers found.

18 Aug 2017 4:53 PM

Drug-resistant gonorrhoea can spread during oral sex

WHO revealed three people globally have already developed 'super gonorrhoea'.

07 Aug 2017 2:02 PM

Scientists edit gene to erase disease in human embryos

According to researchers, method can potentially be used to prevent transmission of genetic disease to future generations.

03 Aug 2017 8:34 AM

Is excessive sugar intake during pregnancy correlated to asthma in babies?

Scientists have been trying to discover and explain the cause of rise in occurrence to this inflammatory disease.

31 Jul 2017 3:23 PM

Letting dog lick your face is a bad idea

Experts reveal dog owner’s are at high risk of potentially catching deadly disease when they allow pooches to lick their faces.

31 Jul 2017 12:20 PM