Drinking 700 ml per day of tea or more at a higher temperature (60 degrees Celsius or higher) was associated with a 90 percent higher risk of esophageal cancer, the researchers said
With the changed lifestyle, people are increasingly following modern diet plans to keep themselves nourished and healthy
Moisturise with a light lotion every day after taking a shower. Creams can be used in winters and lotions in summer unless you have very dry skin in which case you can use thick body butters and creams even in...
For someone suffering from lower back pain, sleeping on the back will reduce the intensity of pain.
The researchers devised an experiment that examined green tea's effects in male mice fed a normal diet and a high-fat diet designed to cause obesity
Kidneys are essential organs of the human body and can work wonders if kept healthy. Here are some lesser known facts about these super organs of the human body that you did not know.
The kidneys also produce hormones that support the function of other organs in the body, including hormones erythropoietin that support the production of healthy red blood cells
Yoga can be the ultimate support to balance the difficulties and make the most of health for women
Women of different age groups experience back pain for reasons ranging from gradual wear and tear of bone and muscles to hormone level fluctuation, menstruation, pregnancy, and degenerative diseases at an adva...
This International Womenâs Day, let us become more aware of the causes of cardiovascular diseases in women.
The studies showed that participants who consumed the largest amounts of sugar-sweetened beverages were five times more likely to have a severe disability than people who seldom drank sugar-sweetened beverages
Obese people were 46 percent less likely to die after a stroke and those who were overweight had 15 percent more chances of survival
Winter body care and summer body care have nothing in common â except being a routine
Using the standard working week of 35 to 40 hours as a reference, working weeks were categorised as fewer than 35 to include part-time employees; 41-55 (long working hours); and 55 and above (extra long workin...
According to study author Dr Sakari Lemola, "Women tend to experience more sleep disruption than men after the birth of a child reflecting that mothers are still more often in the role of the primary caregiver...
A new book by a British-Indian physician tutors you on alleviating tension from everyday life using a simple, holistic approach
One of the most common causes of back pain is mechanical back pain, which is caused by weak musculature and cannot be seen in an X-ray or MRI. These are standard imaging tests, which focus on studying the stru...
Degenerative diseases like Dementia, Alzheimerâs, Osteoarthritis, Parkinsonâs disease and retinal eye diseases like Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) are common amongst the elderly population.
The stroke is was caused by a blocked artery, especially small arteries
Regular pap smear tests will help to reduce the risk of cervical cancer and fight the dreaded disease
They may sometimes feel weighed down by everything. One needs to remember that there are no 'correct' words for such a situation that are going to immediately change the patient's emotions or outlook
Dr. Nikhil Kalyani, Department of Radiation Oncology, Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre talks about the warning symptoms and signs which require advice and evaluation by an oncologist
The researchers have created a model which shows that forming good (and bad) habits depends more on how often you perform an action than on how much satisfaction you get from it
In a study of over 12,000 lines of fruit flies, researchers from the University of Pennsylvania in the US found the single gene, called nemuri, that increases the need for sleep
Small changes such as eating healthy foods and avoiding to put on weight during adulthood will help to save your life
For the study, researchers focused on two genes implicated in the control of drinking behaviour: PER2, which influences the body's biological clock, and POMC, which regulates our stress-response system
Studying mice and people, researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, found that sleep deprivation increases levels of the key Alzheimer's protein, tau
Cancer is the abnormal and rapid growth of our own body cells which may be due to multiple reasons and some reasons are still not fully known
The findings, which appeared in the Journal of Birth, suggested an association between lengthy periods of undisturbed maternal sleep and stillbirths that were independent of other risk factors
There are several aspects apart from regular exercise that runners should keep in mind in order to avoid lower back pain