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Life, Health, 20 Aug 2017

Finger length can be used to predict athletic ability

The ratio of the length of the index finger and the length of the ring finger is favourably related to muscular strength in boys.

20 Aug 2017 7:46 PM

Increasing number of people face smartphone separation anxiety

Smartphones have become an integral part of living, penetrating deep into everyday life as "an irresistible intruder in time or place".

20 Aug 2017 7:38 PM

Eating disorders linked to history of theft

The researchers also only had information about women who sought treatment for their eating disorders.

20 Aug 2017 4:00 PM

Assam man left in agony as rare condition leaves him with 39 inch stomach

Bikash Hazarika says he has tried everything to make the pain go away but feels it's too late for his treatment now.

20 Aug 2017 3:03 PM


Daily weighing can help to shed those extra pounds: study

Self-weighing can effectively prevent weight gain after initial weight loss for people who were obese.

20 Aug 2017 10:44 AM

50 tumours removed from Indian woman's uterus

The team of doctors carried out the surgery at Rama Krishna Mission Hospital.

20 Aug 2017 10:14 AM

Eat according to blood type to keep yourself healthy

The 'Blood Type' diet is based on eating specific foods that have various benefits.

20 Aug 2017 9:52 AM

Wonder powders: thinning or taxing?

The new fad is to consume fat burning and appetite control powders that help in weight loss.

20 Aug 2017 12:14 AM