Mumbai: TB again top killer disease, lifestyle ailments not far behind

Mumbai: TB again top killer disease, lifestyle ailments not far behind

22 Jul 2015
538

"Tuberculosis, hypertension and diabetes have emerged among the top killers of 2014-15, showing how maximum city is at the receiving end of both infec

How to Avoid Eye Infections During Monsoons

How to Avoid Eye Infections During Monsoons

22 Jul 2015
522

"Monsoon brings with them high humidity which is the leading cause of many eye infections."

'Pill on a string' can detect cancer early

'Pill on a string' can detect cancer early

22 Jul 2015
424

"A pill on a string can help doctors detect esophageal cancer at an early stage, says a new study."

'White coats used by doctors spread infection'

'White coats used by doctors spread infection'

22 Jul 2015
622

"Doctors and medical students in India should stop wearing white coats, argues a doctor in The BMJ this week."

Scientists develop a single-dose, long acting drug against malaria

Scientists develop a single-dose, long acting drug against malaria

19 Jul 2015
450

"Malaria is one of the most common parasite infections caused by mosquitoes. And if statistics are to be believed, around 600,000"

Dengue, Chikungunya Much Highter Than Reported In India: Study

Dengue, Chikungunya Much Highter Than Reported In India: Study

19 Jul 2015
512

"The number of people infected by two mosquito-borne viruses; dengue and chikungunya in southern India is much higher than estimated."

Turmeric Prevents Type 2 Diabetes Say’s Indian Origin Scientist

Turmeric Prevents Type 2 Diabetes Say’s Indian Origin Scientist

19 Jul 2015
1871

"Turmeric had been known in the household for ages and had some beneficial factors apart from being held as a major spice in food. With the newest dis

Wine, berries can stain your teeth

Wine, berries can stain your teeth

19 Jul 2015
589

"You may usually worry about the result of spilling certain foods and drinks on a pristine white table cloth or a new white dress, but also think abou

Your smartphone can diagnose depression

Your smartphone can diagnose depression

18 Jul 2015
482

Your smartphone can diagnose depression

Natural remedies to cure fertility problems

Natural remedies to cure fertility problems

18 Jul 2015
463

Natural remedies to cure fertility problems

Improve your S€X drive, naturally!

Improve your S€X drive, naturally!

16 Jul 2015
1345

Improve your S€X drive, naturally!

Sufficient Sleep Essential for S€Xual Desire

Sufficient Sleep Essential for S€Xual Desire

14 Jul 2015
1140

Sufficient Sleep Essential for S€Xual Desire. A recent study suggests that women who get one more hour of sleep experience a 14 percent increase in th

6 S€X positions that are also a great workout

6 S€X positions that are also a great workout

14 Jul 2015
2196

6 S€X positions that are also a great workout

Safdarjung Hospital: Where touts call the shots

Safdarjung Hospital: Where touts call the shots

09 Jul 2015
570

"Need blood and can’t find a donor? If you’re at Safdarjung Hospital, a stranger is likely to lend a sympathetic ear and lead you to one of the many e

Top 10 Health Tips For Men

Top 10 Health Tips For Men

06 Jul 2015
875

Male health is about two things. One is about maintaining a healthy body and the other is about fertility. Maintaining both of them requires specific

Mystery surrounds India health survey

Mystery surrounds India health survey

04 Jul 2015
701

Mystery surrounds India health survey. Good health data is rare in India. The last time the country published a comprehensive, state-wide survey was b

How marriage makes you fat

How marriage makes you fat

01 Jul 2015
744

New research suggests that being hitched is not quite as healthy a lifestyle as previously believed

 HIV vaccine hope found in immune system of a unique patient

HIV vaccine hope found in immune system of a unique patient

19 Jun 2015
637

The Journal of Clinical Investigation has published a new study of a unique patient with an immune system that produces the types of neutralizing anti

Study: Creativity Comes With Genetic Risk for Psychosis

Study: Creativity Comes With Genetic Risk for Psychosis

14 Jun 2015
882

It's a question that philosophers have been grappling with for centuries: do you have to be a little crazy to be creative? Genetic researchers now thi