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  Life   Health  26 Jun 2018

Life, Health, 26 Jun 2018

Brain cancer patients may live longer thanks to modified polio vaccine

The experimental vaccine involves a genetically modified form of polio, which is infused into the brain tumor.

26 Jun 2018 8:42 PM

Why adolescents need food safety education

High school students represent the next generation of food handlers.

26 Jun 2018 6:06 PM

Is Instagram fuelling a mental illness epidemic? Experts opine

According to studies, behavioural addiction is very similar to substance addictions like alcohol, cannabis etc. seen plaguing the society.

26 Jun 2018 3:29 PM

This gene links Alzheimer's to Down syndrome

Scientists are a step closer to understanding which genes are responsible for early-onset Alzheimer's disease in people with Down syndrome.

26 Jun 2018 2:18 PM


Here's how you can alleviate pain

The new study builds on decades of observations by several scientists at John Hopkins and other institutions.

26 Jun 2018 1:25 PM

Antidepressants can kill patients with lung disease: Study

Researchers hope their findings increases awareness about the importance of monitoring the adverse side effects of this kind of medication.

26 Jun 2018 12:21 PM

Diabetic mums are more likely to have children with autism, says study

Research, in recent years, has pointed toward a link between the condition, the immune system and the developing foetal brain.

26 Jun 2018 10:37 AM

Flight attendants may have higher cancer rates

According to study, flight attendants are 51 per cent more likely to develop breast cancer.

26 Jun 2018 10:03 AM

Here’s how ketamine keeps depression at bay

When G proteins move out of lipid rafts, it allows for better communication among brain cells, which helps alleviate symptoms of depression.

26 Jun 2018 8:15 AM