Severe pneumonia may permanently damage your heart as pneumonia bacterium leaves tiny lesions in the heart, a study suggests.
A recent WHO report has found that India has one of the highest rates of suicide. Although overall, more men commit suicide, the report singled out Indian women falling between the age group 15 to 29 as vulnerable. Mental health professionals discuss what makes a girl or woman in the country suicidal
While teenagers today are high on Intelligence Quotient, they are low on Emotional Quotient, leading to anger and aggression. Nikshubha Garg speaks to psychologists to understand why rage is becoming a huge problem among youngsters in India today and what techniques can be applied to help them
Shreyanka Mazumdar talks to fitness experts and finds out how a power nap can make you more productive and work wonders for your skin
Doctors in the city have observed that many patients diagnosed with influenza are taking an unusually long time to recover; however, experts have dismissed the possibility of a virus mutation
A new study shows that lesser suicide rates are associated with more daily sunshine in the preceding 14 to 60 days.
For those suffering from migraine attacks, daily meditation might be a good idea for instant relief.
Attend a free hour-long workshop on the ancient form of yoga that will help you relax and introspect
Social networking programmes designed to help people lose weight could play a role in the global fight against obesity, according to new research
Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter says following his treatment for alcohol and drug abuse, he's extra cautious about his health and fitness, especially because he feels accountable to his wife
If you sleep for seven to eight hours, you are less likely to apply for sick leave at work, finds a fascinating study
If your job leads to spending most of the time outdoors, do not forget to wear sunglasses as it can save you from developing a common eye disease.
It is more probable that childhood obesity contributes to asthma rather than the other way round, says a study.
Adequate sleep could be a key indicator of sharpness as you age as researchers have found that sleep difficulties may be linked to faster rates of decline in brain volume.
Pilots and air crew face twice the risk of the deadly skin cancer Melanoma compared with the general population, says a study.
Assumed by many as a safe alternative to cigarette smoking, electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes as they are popularly called may, in fact, promote use and addiction to illicit drugs, says a study.
Couples yoga is a great way to not just stay fit, but also connect with your partner on a deeper, more intimate level, the guide finds out
Know where do bacteria reign? In the cosiness of your home - at doorknobs, light switches, floors, countertops - and within relationships.
A woman who battles depression shares her story with Nikshubha Garg, who also speaks to psychiatrists and experts to find out how family and friends can help the patient
Know why do you feel drowsy after a bad night's sleep? The answer lies in a few nerve cells in you brain that may control the switch between internal thoughts and external distractions