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Depression around childbirth linked to future heart risk: Study

Depression around childbirth linked to future heart risk: Study

Those diagnosed with perinatal depression -- which includes postnatal depression and depression during pregnancy -- may be at higher risk of heart problems including high blood pressure; heart disease and heart failure for up to 20 years afterwards

Adding nuts to weight loss diets could help achieve goal early: Study

Four out of the seven studies analysed by the researchers showed that people who ate 42-84 grams of nuts as part of an energy-restrictive diet achieved significantly more weight loss than those on ER diets without nuts

19 June,2024 03:55 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

53 pc of adults with ADHD chose to keep quiet about their diagnosis: Study

With 66 per cent of young women (aged 18–34) choosing to remain silent compared to 42 per cent of young men, signalling an inherent societal bias

18 June,2024 10:04 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

What's this 'rare sensory hearing loss' singer Alka Yagnik was diagnosed with?

According to a Delhi doctor, once the treatment is initiated, the chances of recovery are usually 70 per cent and above. The disorder affects only 1 per cent in bilateral ears as compared to single ear

18 June,2024 09:36 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

Robotic surgery removes complex tumour between newly-wed's bladder and uterus

The tumour in the pocket between her bladder and uterus was discovered during a routine ultrasound. The robotic technology was essential in accessing this difficult pocket between the organs and removing the tumor without any collateral damage

18 June,2024 11:13 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS

Chronic high BP during pregnancy doubled between 2008 and 2021 in US: Study

Chronic hypertension in pregnancy is defined as high blood pressure diagnosed before pregnancy or before 20 weeks of pregnancy

17 June,2024 07:47 PM IST | New York | IANS

Treatment for stress-induced exhaustion disorder needs to be relooked: Research

The researchers at Uppsala University in Sweden said the concept of stress needs to be discussed from a new perspective as the focus is often on the negative aspects

17 June,2024 07:11 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

Eating junk food like samosa, burger when stressed out can fuel anxiety: Study

When under stress, people tend to turn to high-calorie food for solace. The study by researchers at University of Colorado at Boulder found that in animals, a high-fat diet disrupts resident gut bacteria, alters behaviour and influences brain chemicals in ways that increase anxiety

17 June,2024 06:51 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

New device spots life-threatening infections in cancer patients remotely

According to MIT, rather than drawing blood, this device uses light to look through the skin at the top of the fingernail and artificial intelligence to analyse and detect when WBCs reach dangerously low levels

16 June,2024 03:39 PM IST | Mumbai | IANS

Lucknow hospital surgically treats ‘suicide disease’

Ashok was experiencing severe pain on the right side of his face for six years. Despite using painkillers and undergoing treatments since the age of 40, he found no relief

16 June,2024 02:41 PM IST | Mumbai | IANS

How this Mumbai-based Parsi couple beat obesity to lead healthy lives again

The couple’s journey transcends mere numbers on a scale. The weight loss brought about a renewed sense of hope and happiness in their lives. They began to engage in more family activities, and their relationship strengthened as they supported each other through the process

15 June,2024 02:25 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Researchers link hot weather with increased headaches for people with migraines

Weather change is one of the most common trigger factors for migraine, said Vincent Martin, director of the Headache and Facial Pain Center at the US-based University of Cincinnati

15 June,2024 12:21 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
How this Mumbai-based Parsi couple beat obesity to lead healthy lives again

How this Mumbai-based Parsi couple beat obesity to lead healthy lives again

The couple’s journey transcends mere numbers on a scale. The weight loss brought about a renewed sense of hope and happiness in their lives. They began to engage in more family activities, and their relationship strengthened as they supported each other through the process

15 June,2024 02:25 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Researchers link hot weather with increased headaches for people with migraines

Researchers link hot weather with increased headaches for people with migraines

Weather change is one of the most common trigger factors for migraine, said Vincent Martin, director of the Headache and Facial Pain Center at the US-based University of Cincinnati

15 June,2024 12:21 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Combating suicide through one man's efforts to heal emotional wounds

Combating suicide through one man's efforts to heal emotional wounds

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According to a report by the NCRB, 1,70,924 cases of suicide were recorded in only the year 2022 in India, a 4.2 per cent increase from 2021, making it the highest recorded rate over 56 years

15 June,2024 12:19 PM IST | Mumbai | Tanishka Desai
New growth, changes in size and colour of moles may be skin cancer: Doctors

New growth, changes in size and colour of moles may be skin cancer: Doctors

The doctors' revelation came after Kevin Jonas posted a video on his Instagram account, sharing that he underwent surgery to remove basal cell carcinoma -- a type of skin cancer that most often develops on areas of skin exposed to the sun, such as the face -- from his forehead

14 June,2024 04:41 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Clear national blood policy best way to ensure patients receive safest possible

Clear national blood policy best way to ensure patients receive safest possible

World Blood Donor Day is observed every year on June 14 to honour and thank those people who donate their blood, voluntarily and unpaid, to give others the gift of life

14 June,2024 04:34 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

Five preventive health tips to follow during monsoon to fight off viruses

Monsoon invites various diseases such as malaria, dengue fever, and common cold and flu. Maintaining hygiene becomes crucial to preventing falling sick

05 June,2024 08:49 PM IST | Editor
10 tips to manage conjunctivitis during monsoon season

10 tips to manage conjunctivitis during monsoon season

With the season ripe for the spread of conjunctivitis, safeguarding against it is crucial. Health experts provide guidance on shielding yourself from the monsoon infection

14 June,2024 03:00 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Discover a lesser-known technique to tackle menstrual woes

Discover a lesser-known technique to tackle menstrual woes

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Struggling with cramps, leg pain, cysts or menstrual discomfort? Medical experts suggest a lesser-known, all-natural technique designed to reduce pre menstrual syndrome, painful periods, fibroids, endometriosis, and enhance libido

14 June,2024 02:05 PM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi

Midday Special: Seeking non-discriminatory healthcare for LGBTQ+ patients

Midday Special: Seeking non-discriminatory healthcare for LGBTQ+ patients

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Disparities in healthcare delivery have led to a reluctance among the queer community to seek medical services. To develop guidelines for more inclusive and non-discriminatory healthcare, Midday.com spoke to experts from the healthcare and legal fields about how hospitals can better serve LGBTQ+ patients

14 June,2024 02:02 PM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi

Food, fitness and water workouts: Guide to wellness during monsoon

Food, fitness and water workouts: Guide to wellness during monsoon

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The onset of this monsoon calls for a holistic guide to maintain fitness through the 4-month long season. Fret not, we roped in fitness, wellness and Ayurveda experts who share with us handy tips to keep sickness at bay during the rain

14 June,2024 01:24 PM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi

International Yoga Day 2024: Easy yoga for weight loss by celeb trainer Anshuka

    International Yoga Day 2024: Easy yoga for weight loss by celeb trainer Anshuka

    This International Yoga Day 2024, do yoga the celeb way! While most of us swoon over the fit and fab bodies of our celebrities and get inspired to lose weight, the secret behind it is dedicated time to fitness and health. If you are inspired by Alia Bhatt’s yoga workout and Kareena Kapoor’s yoga poses and wonder who gets them going with all the effective yoga poses, you are in for a treat! Celebrity Yoga trainer Anshuka Parwani - who has trained Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor, Ananya Pandey and Deepika Padukone spills on 5 easy yoga poses for weight loss to help you achieve a fit and fab body. If you have been striving to burn fat and shed excess weight naturally, here’s your ultimate guide to yoga for weight loss.

    19 June,2024 06:00 PM IST
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