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  Life   Health  28 Nov 2016

Life, Health, 28 Nov 2016

Certain medicines could lead to falls in elderly: study

62 percent of falls occurred in patients in whom high risk medications had been administered within the 24 hours.

28 Nov 2016 9:38 PM

Men, women don't communicate differently in writing: study

Men and women were found to conform to a professional genre when they wrote for an audience with specific expectations.

28 Nov 2016 8:35 PM

Soon smartphones may monitor health, food quality

Hyperspectral cameras, which are traditionally expensive, have been used for demanding medical and and environmental sensing.

28 Nov 2016 6:13 PM

Eating food at desk hampers worker's productivity

Food with pungent smell like oily fish, cheese and egg sandwiches are having an adverse effect on working conditions and office culture.

28 Nov 2016 2:20 PM

Low calorie drinks actually boost weight: study

There has been some evidence that they actually can make you hungrier and may be associated with increased calorie consumption.

28 Nov 2016 1:55 PM


First C-section may have taken place in 1337 in Prague: researchers

Beatrice of Bourbon, the second wife and second cousin of John the Blind, King of Bohemia could have been the first to receive a C-section.

28 Nov 2016 12:34 PM

Creativity drives emotional well-being: study

Flourishing is a psychological concept that can be described as increasing positive growth in oneself.

28 Nov 2016 9:35 AM

Ageing causes brain activity to lose cohesion

Whether a person uses memory or rests, the number of synchronous groups of connections within one brain is consistent for that person.

28 Nov 2016 9:08 AM

Liver cancer risk increases due to jet lag

When we are exposed to light, our bodies' central circadian clock in the brain resets.

28 Nov 2016 8:46 AM

Pushing past the mental block

The idea is to begin a dialogue about mental health but not to make it preachy, because no one wants to listen to a lecture.

28 Nov 2016 12:10 AM


On a low note

Most pregnant women suffer from anemia. The deficiency needs proper diagnosis and treatment.

28 Nov 2016 12:09 AM

Care for two

Here are a few tips that can get you going if you are on the family way.

28 Nov 2016 12:09 AM