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  Life   Health  09 Dec 2017

Life, Health, 09 Dec 2017

Drink your way to a smarter you with wine

According to an expert, wine is not only healthy but can also make your brain function more efficiently.

09 Dec 2017 5:25 PM

Losing weight may cut breast cancer risk: study

Researchers found that those who lost five per cent of their weight saw their breast cancer risk fall by 12 per cent.

09 Dec 2017 3:09 PM

Depression in late teens linked to high school drop out

Almost a quarter of the 183 adolescents who dropped out of school had clinically significant depression in the few months before quitting.

09 Dec 2017 3:05 PM

Viagra 'ineffective' for treating birth complications: study

A medication that can improve weight or prolong the time to deliver could have significant advantages for these very sick babies.

09 Dec 2017 2:18 PM

Acupressure app may help ease menstrual cramp pain

Women with menstrual pain already practice self-management, an app for acupressure can be easily added.

09 Dec 2017 1:53 PM


Kids who get moving may also get better grades

The authors also looked at whether the effect of exercise differed across academic subjects.

09 Dec 2017 1:46 PM

Self-medication can be kiss of death: Experts

The adverse consequences of such practices should always be emphasized to the community and steps to curb it.

09 Dec 2017 1:07 PM

New breathalyser test for drugs developed

Exhaled breath contains particles carrying non-volatile substances.

09 Dec 2017 1:01 PM

Five different types of anxiety, depression identified

Currently, depression and anxiety are the leading cause of disability and lost productivity worldwide.

09 Dec 2017 12:51 PM

India can become cataract free country, says James Tyler Ueltschi

Chairman of HelpMeSee speaks of enabling access to quality cataract surgeries at affordable prices for blind population in India.

09 Dec 2017 11:04 AM


Delhi air quality detoriates again

The city's average Air Quality Index (AQI) Friday, however was 217, on a scale of 500, classified as 'poor'.

09 Dec 2017 8:48 AM

Having sugary drinks during pregnancy may increase asthma risk in children

Study, published in the journal Annals of the American Thoracic Society, finds19 percent of the children have asthma in mid-childhood.

09 Dec 2017 8:10 AM

Higher education lowers risk of Alzheimer's, says study

Results of study provide strongest evidence so far that higher educational attainment is associated with lower risk of Alzheimer's disease.

09 Dec 2017 7:45 AM