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All in the blink of the eye

Present day workhours make it inevitable for many to spend more than 8 hours on the screen time.

01 Jul 2019 4:02 AM

Early stages of Alzheimer’s now detectable

Early stages of Alzheimer’s now detectable

05 May 2019 2:03 PM

Fasting improves multiple sclerosis symptoms

The study revealed intermittent fasting reduces MS-like symptoms.

10 Jul 2018 2:35 PM

World Hypertension Day: Workplace wellness programmes to tackle disease

Two thirds of those with hypertension live in economically developing countries, including India.

17 May 2018 1:27 PM

World Hypertension Day: Know your numbers that say you are fit

World Health Organisation says hypertension is condition in which blood vessels persistently raised pressure, putting them under stress.

17 May 2018 1:15 PM


Smartphones may be useful for measuring symptoms of Parkinson's disease

The app asks patients to complete five tasks that assess speech, finger tapping, gait, balance and reaction time.

06 Apr 2018 8:56 PM

Here are symptoms experienced by people who are allergic to sex

Wheezing, itching, hives, vaginal burning, swelling, vomiting, blistering and loss of consciousness are symptoms caused by allergy to sex.

03 Apr 2018 6:35 PM

Here's what you need to know about autism on World Autism Awareness Day

What needs to be understood is that symptoms and needs of children with autism can be extremely diverse.

02 Apr 2018 8:54 PM

Menopause complaints in women peak in early 50s, says study

Women go through menopause when they stop menstruating, which typically happens between ages 45 and 55.

10 Nov 2017 8:53 AM

Symptoms of heart attack in diabetics may not be felt

People with diabetes are three times more likely to die from heart disease than the general population.

23 Oct 2017 8:10 AM


Steroids ineffective for chest pains in non-asthmatic patients, says new study

Researchers find no reduction in duration of cough, the main symptom of chest infections between two and four days after treatment.

24 Aug 2017 7:58 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