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A new weapon against allergies

These findings give insight into the functioning of local immune responses.

17 Nov 2017 9:50 AM

Scientists warn hair, soap build-up could put you at risk of deadly bacteria

Find out how quickly it can spread and become fatal.

06 Nov 2017 12:16 PM

Tattoos may cause toxic impurities to seep inside body

According to research, toxic impurities that make up ink in tattoos can travel inside body in form of nanoparticles and affect lymph nodes.

13 Sep 2017 9:04 AM

Here's why you should be having more sex

Scientists have found making love has feelgood factor associated with it and gives ‘afterglow’ which lasts for up to 48 hours.

05 Sep 2017 9:20 AM


Immune cell metabolism may help in maintaining balanced immune response, say scientists

According to study, deletion of LKB1 in regulatory T cells disrupt metabolic pathways that support health and function of mitochondria.

25 Aug 2017 8:59 AM

Microbirthing can harm babies

Find out how.

23 Aug 2017 2:42 PM

New way to prevent spread of deadly fungus to brain identified

Here's what researchers found.

18 Aug 2017 4:53 PM

Risk of rheumatoid arthritis more in certain jobs

According to study occupations within the manufacturing sector are associated with an increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis.

16 Aug 2017 7:54 AM

Benefits of sex that you did not know of

While sex is enjoyed by many, we list five benefits it has on the body.

12 Aug 2017 9:01 PM


Scientists are able to reprogram cells in immune system for medical applications

According to researchers converting cells to other type may have several medical applications including return of balance to immune system.

03 Aug 2017 10:16 AM

Exhaustion of immune cells linked to irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome can takes a real toll on patients.

22 Jun 2017 9:04 AM

Heroin, illicit drugs trigger response from immune system

The use of injections leads to a decline in the immunity of the person

17 Apr 2017 10:54 AM

Indians among most sleep-deprived: Survey

The study is conducted by a company known for its products that measure data related to one’s fitness.

17 Mar 2017 5:40 AM

Memory of immune system can be boosted to fight cancer

f we can get the body's immune system to recognise cancers faster and better, that will be a big help in finding more effective treatments.

03 Feb 2017 9:38 AM


Taking showers too often damages immune system

While the thought of giving up showering completely doesn't sound too appealing, some people have given it a go.

27 Jan 2017 12:00 PM

Sunlight can boost your immune system

Sunlight makes hydrogen peroxide in T cells, which makes the cells move and build a better immunity system

22 Dec 2016 10:27 AM