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  Life   Health  20 Feb 2017

Life, Health, 20 Feb 2017

Lack of physical activity leads to orthopedic problems in India

A sedentary lifestyle are makes our bones softer and more prone to deformities causing awkward loading of joints

20 Feb 2017 6:50 PM

Children inherit obesity from parents: study

The 'parental effect' depends on the body mass index of the child

20 Feb 2017 3:50 PM

Glow-in-the-dark mice brings next-gen gene therapies closer

The protein from a firefly that is successfully inserted can help become a therapeutic protein for diseased cells

20 Feb 2017 1:29 PM

Mothers holding baby to the left has a scientific reason

The positioning has more scientific significance than the idea of most people being right handed causing such tendencies.

20 Feb 2017 11:17 AM

Making smokers quit easier through nostalgic emotions

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease.

20 Feb 2017 9:40 AM


Too much cleanliness can kill beneficial bacteria

The hygiene hypothesis has emerged as one reason to explain the rise of asthma and allergies in the developed world.

20 Feb 2017 9:31 AM

Silky fitness!

Celebrity trainer Shruti Jasani talks about her famous clients, the art of aerial silk dance and exercise trends today in the country.

20 Feb 2017 12:56 AM

What the tongue tells

Your tongue is a reflection of your digestive system, metabolic condition and the overall state of your body.

20 Feb 2017 12:50 AM