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Life, Health, 17 Dec 2017

Man claims his cancer went into remission following switch to vegan diet

His next scan after going vegan in 2013 showed that his cancer had shrunk by almost 80 percent.

17 Dec 2017 6:21 PM

Journaling can make people more altruistic

Regularly noting feelings of gratitude in a journal can boost altruistic traits in people, making them donate more to charities.

17 Dec 2017 5:40 PM

Doctors in Mumbai pull out bullet from robbery victim's nostril without making incision

Several doctors refused to go ahead with an operation due to risks involved in the procedure.

17 Dec 2017 5:26 PM

Nearly 40% cancer deaths preventable: Study

Find out why.

17 Dec 2017 5:18 PM

Space radiation can cause bone loss in astronauts: study

As NASA prepares for deep space travel, astronauts will also face increased, prolonged exposure to space radiation. 

17 Dec 2017 4:41 PM


'Memory shifts into high gear when we think of raising kids'

The study demonstrates that our genes not only influence our anatomy and physiology, but also the ways in which we think.

17 Dec 2017 4:32 PM

Nanoparticles may help detect cancer early: study

The nanoprobes were significantly faster than MRIs at detecting the minute spread of tiny lesions and tumours in mice.

17 Dec 2017 4:24 PM

Bipolar disorder has seven key factors: study

Patterns of sleep and circadian rhythms and measures of how patients' symptoms change over time and respond to treatment. 

17 Dec 2017 4:02 PM

Brain zapping may restore social behaviour in autistic kids

This area of the brain has not received the attention it deserves in regards to understanding autism.

17 Dec 2017 3:58 PM

Clicking too many selfies may be a real disorder: study

The findings, published in the International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction confirmed that there are three levels of selfitis.

17 Dec 2017 2:33 PM


ombination of garlic, fluorine may treat diseases: study

Anti-angiogenesis agents are used to fight against cancer by blocking tumour growth.

17 Dec 2017 1:15 PM

Babies born near industrial sites may face health problems

Infants born to mothers within three kilometres of a industrial site may be at an increased risk of asthma and early death.

17 Dec 2017 1:08 PM

The various shades of tea to devour this winter

Find out more.

17 Dec 2017 12:47 PM

New brittle bone test may be helpful in preventing hip break agony

This simple test could prevent three in 10 hip fractures among older women.

17 Dec 2017 12:10 PM

14 reasons to add Amla to your diet

Amla is widely regarded as a healing fruit for various health isssues.

17 Dec 2017 11:27 AM