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  Life   Health  30 Oct 2017

Life, Health, 30 Oct 2017

Brain areas that can be zapped to boost memory identified

The study suggests that even low currents of electricity can affect the brain circuits that control memory and human learning.

30 Oct 2017 8:05 PM

Sleepwalkers may be better at multi-tasking: study

Sleepwalking is caused by a partial arousal from slow- wave or deep sleep.

30 Oct 2017 7:48 PM

Vaping in high school ups cigarette smoking: study

The findings provide support for both sides of the debate.

30 Oct 2017 7:34 PM

Most infant food contain arsenic, says study

Large amount of baby food products contain dangerous chemicals, a new study has found.

30 Oct 2017 5:22 PM

China agency denies dead Russian model, 14, was overworked

There was no immediate reply from Shanghai Fashion Week or Russian officials in China.

30 Oct 2017 4:07 PM


Study links cataract surgery to lower risk of early death

Here what researchers found.

30 Oct 2017 1:30 PM

Snack or meal: Feeling full depends on how you look at food, study finds

Marketing food as ‘snacks', is fuelling the obesity crisis.

30 Oct 2017 12:33 PM

Want to increase productivity? Wear slippers to work

A retailer claims wearing slippers to work could boost mood of employees and thus their productivity.

30 Oct 2017 11:41 AM

Microbiome in gut may up risk of PTSD, says study

PTSD is a serious psychiatric disorder that can develop after a person experiences a traumatic event.

30 Oct 2017 11:12 AM

Artificial intelligence could soon mean early cancer detection

The prospective study involved 250 men and women in whom colorectal polyps had been detected using endocytoscopy.

30 Oct 2017 9:24 AM


Afternoon heart surgery has lower risks of complications, study finds

A person's body clock is a contributing factor.

30 Oct 2017 9:13 AM

Certain medications can give older people dry mouth

Read on to find out more.

30 Oct 2017 9:00 AM

Don’t let diabetes win

Traditional treatment methods led to a lot of anxiety about diabetes as well as myths and ignorance about people’s health.

30 Oct 2017 12:21 AM