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  • Health special: Simple skincare remedies for the winter

    Health special: Simple skincare remedies for the winter

    The nip in the air might be a respite from the sweltering heat but it plays havoc with your complexion and hair, making them dull and coarse. Phorum Dalal talks to experts and finds out how to concoct smoothening potions that will work wonders for your skin and tresses

  • Scientists discover powerful antibiotic that can cure tuberculosis

    Scientists discover powerful antibiotic that can cure tuberculosis

    Scientists using a revolutionary approach have devised an antibiotic that may offset the mounting problem of drug resistance for decades, they said

  • Here's to a healthy breakfast in 2015

    Here's to a healthy breakfast in 2015

    Whether you love fruits, cannot do without juices, are a cereal-craver or dig desi food, Dhara Vora invites the experts to plan your breakfast so you can start the New Year on a healthy note

  • Rotating night shift may cut your life short: Study

    Rotating night shift may cut your life short: Study

    Rotating night shift work deteriorates health in general, enhances the development of lung cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD), and contributes to higher mortality, new research has confirmed

  • New compound to kill cancer cells identified

    New compound to kill cancer cells identified

    A small molecule that resets the 'biological clock' of cancer cells can help shrink tumour growth and lead to potential new therapy to treat cancer, says a research

  • In 17 years, fast food hasn't changed

    In 17 years, fast food hasn't changed

    Average calories, sodium and saturated fat content is as high in fast food today as these were in 1996, says a research

  • Yoga a potential therapy for cardiovascular disease: Study

    Yoga a potential therapy for cardiovascular disease: Study

    A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials has concluded that the popular mind-body practice of yoga can be a potential therapy for cardiovascular disease and metabolic syndrome

  • Reprogramming stem cells may prevent cancer after radiation

    Reprogramming stem cells may prevent cancer after radiation

    After full body radiation, certain faulty stem cells re-engineer the blood system that creates cancer risk in people which can be prevented by artificially activating a stem cell maintenance pathway, research has found

  • Non-human sugar in red meat may promote cancer

    Non-human sugar in red meat may promote cancer

    A team led by an Indian-origin researcher at the University of California, San Diego, has found that a non-human sugar present in red meat promotes inflammation and cancer progression in rodents

  • Boy and bats spread Ebola in West Africa, say scientists

    Boy and bats spread Ebola in West Africa, say scientists

    A young boy playing near a colony of virus-infected bats may have precipitated the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, scientists said Tuesday

  • Anti-malaria drug combo boon for children

    Anti-malaria drug combo boon for children

    A drug combination of artemisinin-naphthoquine should be considered for the treatment of children with malaria, suggests a study

  • Health special: Drink to keep that hangover away

    Health special: Drink to keep that hangover away

    It’s the time to party and be merry. But a night of revelry can make you feel dehydrated with a pounding headache. Shreyanka Mazumdar talks to dieticians to find out how to cure that hangover and gets bartenders to suggest easy-to-make drinks that give you a high without giving you the blues

  • Stress triggers desire to indulge in rewards

    Stress triggers desire to indulge in rewards

    Stressed people go to great lengths to satisfy their desire to indulge, such as running to a departmental store at midnight just to have a drink or sweets, shows a study

  • UN peacekeeper recovers from Ebola

    UN peacekeeper recovers from Ebola

    A Nigerian peacekeeper serving in the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) has recovered from Ebola, media reported

  • Genome sequencing can identify hidden cancer

    Genome sequencing can identify hidden cancer

    Researchers have found that whole-genome sequencing can be used to identify patients' risk for hereditary cancer which can potentially lead to improvements in cancer prevention, diagnosis and care

  • The mystery of gallbladder removal surgery

    The mystery of gallbladder removal surgery

    A combination of factors besides severity of gallbladder symptoms puts a patient at risk of acute gallbladder attacks, thereby necessitating a removal surgery, but researchers found that patients in the highest risk category do not undergo the procedure

  • Health special: Towards a healthier 2015

    Health special: Towards a healthier 2015

    From finding a vaccine for dengue to developing a wireless pacemaker, or taking wearable gadgets to a whole new level, 2014 saw several health innovations. the guide reveals some of the progress made this year that will make it a healthier 2015

  • Health special: Get a hot Hollywood body, Ramona Braganza style

    Health special: Get a hot Hollywood body, Ramona Braganza style

    Getting fit isn’t rocket science, believes celebrity fitness trainer Ramona Braganza. She tells Deepali Dhingra how a few minutes of simple exercises every day can help you look svelte

  • Internet addiction affects six percent of people worldwide

    Internet addiction affects six percent of people worldwide

    A study has revealed that six percent of people are suffering from internet addiction worldwide, hampering their health and interpersonal relationships

  • Decoded: How human colour vision evolved

    Decoded: How human colour vision evolved

    Who got the colour vision first, humans or chimpanzees? According to biologists from Georgia-based Emory University, humans actually got the ability to see colours from gorillas and chimpanzees in the evolution process

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