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Life, Health, 02 Feb 2018

Ibuprofen during pregnancy may harm fertility of daughters

Exposure during first 3 months of foetal development results in loss of germ cells that make follicles from which female eggs develop.

02 Feb 2018 9:04 PM

Women between 16-30 at highest risk of cervical cancer

India accounts for nearly one-third of all global cervical cancer deaths.

02 Feb 2018 7:21 PM

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Causes and symptom

The two main symptoms of IPF are breathlessness and chronic cough.

02 Feb 2018 7:01 PM

Glitter's toxic, scientists want it banned

Experts believe glitter can be harmful for both skin and the environment.

02 Feb 2018 6:58 PM

Here's why red wine is good for your heart

Red wine antioxidants over time promotes healing and prevents blood clotting and inflammation.

02 Feb 2018 6:36 PM


Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies

Not all treatments carry these risks, and there may be ways to minimize or avoid some.

02 Feb 2018 6:12 PM

Sunflower and fish oils may cause cancer, says study

Humans often use sunflower oil while cooking, but fish oil is most often obtained through daily supplements.

02 Feb 2018 5:33 PM

Massive 34 kg tumour removed from 57-year-old woman's ovaries

She was forced to go ahead when it grew to cover 80 percent of her abdomen and crushed her intestines.

02 Feb 2018 4:35 PM

Teenager addicted to eating pencils and pens rushed to hospital for lead poisoning

Jade’s mother is scared that her daughter, who also has autism, may choke on such items if left alone.

02 Feb 2018 3:37 PM

Scientists start human trials for cancer vaccine that kills tumours with one jab

Experts from Stanford University develop vaccine that could attack and destroy tumours all over the body following a single injection.

02 Feb 2018 3:37 PM


New study finds dancing can make you more intelligent

Here's a fun way to get smarter.

02 Feb 2018 2:06 PM

Obesity crisis sees stroke victims getting younger

New study finds that people aged between 40 and 69 now make up nearly forty per cent of patients worldwide.

02 Feb 2018 2:02 PM

Find out what to eat to beat diabetes

From greens, pulses and legumes, here are right dietary requirements to reverse effects of diabetes.

02 Feb 2018 1:46 PM

Drinking probiotic milk may bring down risk of pregnancy complications

Nearly one in four women said they had consumed probiotic milk before pregnancy, while about one third drank it early in pregnancy.

02 Feb 2018 9:42 AM

Children facing abuse may be at higher risk of cardiovascular disease in adulthood

Adverse circumstances can be defined as a moment in a child's life which can be too taxing for him/her to handle.

02 Feb 2018 9:35 AM


Women may get better sleep after overactive bladder treatment

Women are particularly prone to stress urinary incontinence, when the pelvic floor muscles are too weak to support the bladder.

02 Feb 2018 9:19 AM