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A non-drug therapy to cut stroke risk in half

Other studies have shown that a blood pressure reduction of this magnitude can cut a person's risk of heart disease or stroke in half.

12 Jun 2018 9:26 AM

Many people with mild brain injuries don't get follow-up care

We now know that resting too much after a mild TBI or being too active right after the injury can make symptoms worse.

05 Jun 2018 4:15 PM

Exercise can reduce genetic effects of obesity in older women

Researchers say exercise can mitigate the genetic effects of obesity.

05 Jun 2018 2:43 PM

Men benefit greater from regular exercise, claims study

Regular physical activity is associated with lower risk of cardiovascular disease.

05 Jun 2018 2:37 PM

Exercise reduces risk of death among select cancer survivors

The study appears in the journal JAMA Oncology.

04 Jun 2018 5:15 PM


6 steps to lose weight and still drink wine

While there are limits to how much you can binge drink and eat at the same time, it is not completely improbable.

02 Jun 2018 2:05 PM

Physically demanding jobs may shorten men's lives

Researchers found men whose jobs involve lot of physical labour are 18 pc more likely to die prematurely than workers who sit at desks.

01 Jun 2018 8:32 AM

Smoking, lack of exercise may lead to early death after divorce: Study

Lower life satisfaction, in turn, predicted lower levels of physical activity, which is linked to greater risk for early death.

31 May 2018 3:53 PM

Smoking, lack of exercise may lead to early death after divorce

The study appears in the journal Annals of Behavioural Medicine.

30 May 2018 3:01 PM

Mountain person? Be careful with your heart

The research involved collecting data on how the heart and pulmonary blood vessels adapt to life with less oxygen.

29 May 2018 10:11 AM


Leg exercise vital for healthy brain, says study

Limiting physical activity decreased number of neural stem cells compared to control group of mice, which were allowed to roam.

26 May 2018 11:00 AM

Walk and chew gum to stay thin, says study

The heart rate of 46 people, aged 21 to 69, increased when they were given gum to chew while walking at a natural pace.

26 May 2018 10:30 AM

Exercise is cancer cure, too

About 50,000 cancer cases are detected every year in the state.

26 May 2018 12:22 AM

Exercise after stroke improves blood pressure, may prevent repeat strokes

Even a little bit of physical activity is important and beneficial.

24 May 2018 5:53 PM

Smoking is bad for muscles too

Cigarette smoke directly damages muscles by reducing the number of blood vessels in leg muscles.

24 May 2018 1:34 PM


Perks of having leg day at the gym

A new study found limiting physical activity decreased the number of neural stem cells by 70 percent compared to a control group of mice.

24 May 2018 9:22 AM

Importance of getting enough zzzs for arthritis patients

The findings have been published in the journal Arthritis Care & Research.

23 May 2018 3:43 PM

Exercise after stroke improves blood pressure, may prevent repeat strokes

Researchers say blood pressure reductions were most significant for those who started exercising within six months of their stroke.

23 May 2018 10:00 AM

Exercise your way to a young heart

Two-to-three days a week of 30 minutes exercise may be sufficient to minimise stiffening of middle sized arteries.

21 May 2018 4:37 PM

Know how heart responds to exercise

The study was conducted using the genetic and electrocardiogram data of 67,000 people from UK Biobank.

19 May 2018 11:55 AM