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  Life   Health  09 Oct 2018

Life, Health, 09 Oct 2018

Number of people seeking help for internet addiction at AIIMS doubled in 2 years

Those suffering from depression may find spending time on internet as an alternate source of engagement.

09 Oct 2018 9:00 PM

Gene editing may provide way to treat lethal diseases before birth

Prenatal treatment could open a door to disease prevention, for HT1 and potentially for other congenital disorders.

09 Oct 2018 8:50 PM

26-year-old man from Bengaluru found to be suffering from Netflix addiction

Binge watching shows caused disturbance to his sleep patterns along with strain to eyes and fatigue.

09 Oct 2018 7:22 PM

Men who sleep less may have lower testosterone levels affecting sexual function

Sleep was found to be more influential then factors such as age and alcohol when it came to testosterone levels.

09 Oct 2018 3:50 PM

Men with small penises more likely to be infertile

Study says those with fertility problems tend to have penises around third of inch shorter when erect, than men without any issues.

09 Oct 2018 10:49 AM


Excessive vitamin A may increase risk of bone fractures

Vitamin A is essential vitamin that is important for numerous biological processes including growth, vision, immunity and organ function.

09 Oct 2018 10:01 AM

Here’s link between weight loss, breast cancer in postmenopausal women

Women with weight loss greater than or equal to 5 per cent had a 12 per cent lower breast cancer risk.

09 Oct 2018 8:46 AM