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Chocolate can lower risks of 'heart flutter', says study

Your daily dose of chocolate might keep your heart beating. Research shows how it acts as an antidote to atrial fibrillation or heart flutter.

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A new test that can detect breast cancer without biopsy

A new blood test called Videssa Breast can help detect breast cancer better and reduce use of biopsy by 67%.

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Women more sensitive to sleep disorders than men, finds study

Australian researchers found that women were more likely to feel excessively tired or depressed, have difficulty concentrating or remembering things,

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 18 hours ago

Good sleep and normal vitamin D levels may help manage chronic back, arthritis ...

New research suggests vitamin D supplementation combined with good sleep quality could increase the effectiveness of pain management treatments.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 19 hours ago

A new study finds high blood platelet count is a 'strong predictor' of cancer

Researchers in the UK have found that having high blood platelet count is a strong predictor of cancer.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 19 hours ago

Just one alcoholic drink per day increases breast cancer risk, finds study

The report also highlights the importance of exercise in minimising the risk of developing breast cancer both for pre- and post-menopausal women.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 23 hours ago

Try these 7 yoga techniques to beat the heat this summer 

From asanas to breathing exercises and visualisation meditation, here are some yoga practices for summer that will keep you fit this season.  

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 24 hours ago

If you want to lessen your chances of getting cancer, better cut down on belly ...

After smoking, being obese is the biggest cause of cancer which can be avoided. For every 11 cm increase in the waistline, the risk of obesity related

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 24 hours ago

Music can lower feelings of prejudice, boost empathy: Study

Music may be able to help in lessening feelings of prejudice between people from different racial backgrounds according to a new study.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 24 hours ago

'Smart genes' account for 20% of intelligence, finds study

New research has found 52 genes that are linked to human intelligence and play a role in regulating cell development in the brain.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 2 days ago

Attention parents: Never let your teenage daughters take diet pills. Here's why

If your teenaged daughter is too conscious of her looks and wants to pop pills to shed weight, stop her immediately. She could be at an increased risk

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 2 days ago

What is good and bad fat? Here's everything you need to know to make smart choi...

You probably know there are good fats and bad fats. However, do you know how to identify them? If you don’t know, here’s your primer on everything

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Healthy digestion to weight loss: 5 reasons why using ghee is the better option

Switching to ghee in your cooking is the healthier option for you. Here’re 5 ways it is better.

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Don't like sweating while exercising? Get yourself a self-ventilating workout s...

After five minutes of exercise, the suit’s flaps started opening up, right around the time when participants reported feeling warm and sweaty.

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Smoking mild or light cigarettes puts you at greater risk of lung cancer, finds...

A US study finds that mild or light cigarettes, marketed by the tobacco industry as a “healthier” option, may have contributed to the rise of lung

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Eat 3 servings of fruit and vegetables daily to protect your heart and arteries:...

A new study finds that people who eat three or more portions of fruit and vegetables per day have a lower risk of developing peripheral artery disease

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Don't just blame stress for poor sleep. Here's one more reason that'll surprise...

Poor sleep, you’ll be surprised to know, is not just a result of stress. According to a new study, air pollution too contributes to insufficient shu

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Study finds that speeding up sepsis care can save lives

Researchers who studied patients there in the past two years report faster care really is better for the patient.

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Soon, a wearable device to monitor and manage asthma

American researchers have created a sensor that could lead to early detection of asthma attacks.

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Teenagers should never take diet pills. Here's why

New research finds weight loss pills are especially harmful for teenagers due to the presence of toxic chemicals in the supplements.

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Are you someone who is always late? Here's how to cure your chronic lateness

From sleep deprivation to miscalculating time, here are a few reasons that make you late. Experts tell you how to change your habit.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 3 days ago

Doctors advise against feeding fruit juices to babies younger than 12 months

Researchers say juice is not a good substitute for fresh fruit and just packs in more sugar and calories.

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Losing weight in summer: Why swimming is your best bet

From fatigue-free workout to a healed mind and body, swimming clearly offers a variety of benefits. Fitness experts explain.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Grill or microwave your mushrooms to retain their nutritional value: Study

A recent study has discovered that when you microwave or grill your mushrooms there is no major loss in their nutritional value.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Here's what makes people say no to blood pressure lowering pills

The percentage of people refusing to take blood pressure lowering drugs was high at 41.6% in the UK and 31.5% in the Czech Republic. But why is it so?

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Go easy on tomatoes, potatoes, cucumbers. Here's why

A new study warns against eating foods such as tomatoes, potatoes and cucumbers in excess as they contain a protein – lectin – that is linked to A

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Excessive alcohol, caffeine holding journalists back: study

According to a recent study, the highest functions of a journalist’s brains function at a lower level compared to the rest of the population.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

New research finds an existing antibody can help kill cancer cells

The antibody targets regulatory T cells which in turn direct the immune system to detect and attack cancer cells.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

60-year-old woman gets a 'golden' knee after surgery at AIIMS

The woman suffered from acute osteoarthritis, and had undergone a normal knee replacement surgery back in 2015.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Zika mosquito may transmit dengue, chikungunya with one bite

The research tells us about what is known as a co- infection, something which we still don’t know much about but could be common in those areas whe

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Hypertension in young adults can increase stroke risk later: Study

According to recent research, teenagers who suffer from hypertension are at greater risk of heart stroke and kidney damage later in their life.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Omega-3 rich foods such as fish and spinach may help prevent Alzheimer's: Study

According to a new study, foods which are rich in omega-3 fatty acids can help in preventing the onset of Alzheimer's disease.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Older adults: Education must to prevent outdoor falls among the elderly

Many older adults don’t know about outdoor falls or how to prevent them. Approximately 30% of adults age 65 and older fall each year, with serious c

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Colon cancer: Overweight boys at higher risk, says new study

If your son is overweight, he may be at a higher risk of developing colon cancer, the third most common form of cancer in the world.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Erectile dysfunction drug Viagra doesn't give you skin cancer

A new research has shown that Viagra, the commonly consumed erectile disfunction drug, does not give melanoma, a deadly form of skin cancer.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

This 'good heart' muffin can help keep the doctor way

Dr Nima Gunness’ ‘good heart’ muffin contains beta glucans found in the cell walls of oats and cereals which are known to have cholesterol-lower

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Salman Khan's suicide disease: Here's everything you need to know about it

Actor Salman Khan opened up about suffering from facial nerve disorder, Trigeminal neuralgia. It is also called the suicide disease. We talk to expert

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Gaining 1.74 kg/year can make women obese in late 40s

A study says that women gaining 1.74 kg per year in early 20s can make them overweight or obese in 40s.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Want to cut obesity risk? Eat fruits and vegetables

A new study has shown that eating fruits and vegetables could help in cutting down obesity risk.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Exercising helps burn bone fat, make them stronger: Study

Exercising burns the fat found within bone marrow and this process improves bone quality in a matter of weeks, says a study.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Almonds, walnuts, cashews and more guard you against colon cancer, says study

Tree nuts such as almonds, pecans, walnuts and cashews have been linked to a dramatically lower risk of colon cancer research, suggests results of a n

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Researchers say saliva may disclose risk of Alzheimer's disease

Your spit may hold a clue to future brain health. Researchers have found that small molecules in saliva may soon help identify those at risk of develo

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Want to quit smoking, but fail every time you try? Here's your way out

For all those struggling with their decision to quit smoking, here’s a novel method experts say is failproof: Tailored emails with quitting tips, mo

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Did you know: 25% of heart attacks occur under the age of 40? More shocking num...

Actor Reema Lagoo and Environment minister Anil Dave’s death has put the focus on silent heart attacks in Indians. Doctors warn that people are fall

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Are you a divorcee? Write to nurse not just a broken heart, but also lower heart...

If you have been recently divorced, it would be a good idea to start writing about your feelings, possibly in a local journal. Research shows that nar

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Want to be socially more appealing? Ensure you don't look tired

Looking tired can make you socially not so appealing and the chief reason for that is lack of sleep, say researchers.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Gene study sheds light on causes of childhood sight loss

A genetic mutation that contributes to sight loss in children has been identified by scientists.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Tiny bubbles, ultrasound may heal non-union fractures: Study

A minimally invasive procedure using microbubbles that helps deliver gene therapy for bone regeneration can heal broken bones in pigs.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Now, you can swallow weight loss baloons to lose weight: Study

Weight-loss balloons swallowed rather than surgically inserted in the stomach were shown to be safe and effective in preliminary trials, according to

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Now, a computer game could help make your kid eat fruits and vegetables

A recent research has found that a simple brain-training game can go a long way in making your child pick fruits and vegetables over chocolate and swe

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Loneliness reason behind complaint of poor sleep among teenagers

According to a new study, loneliness could be a major reason behind sleeping troubles among teenagers.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Gym motivation: Guys, here are some Instagram fitness accounts you need to foll...

If you’re sweating it out in the gym, you need all the motivation to amp up your fitness game. And, these Instagram accounts will help you do just t

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Warning pregnant women over dangers of alcohol goes too far, experts say

Experts claim some mothers-to-be may even be having have an abortion due to worry about damaging their unborn child by drinking alcohol

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

There is no cure for Alzheimer's disease. But you can ease the pain doing this

According to a new study, suffering from Alzheimer’s disease in older people can be eased with regular physical activity.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Are you lactose intolerant? You may also have vitamin D deficiency

Researchers found that people who carry a gene associated with lactose intolerance, tend to be slightly shorter than those who don’t.

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Hope for infertile women: In future, kids may be born from '3D-printed ovaries'

Infertile women have been offered new hope after a team of researchers made 3-D printed ovary structures that, true to their design, actually ovulated

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Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady: Private chef reveals their super healthy diet

The couple’s personal chef Allen Campbell spoke about what all they eat to remain in peak physical condition.

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World Hypertension Day: Don't ignore your high BP, it could be fatal

On World Hypertension Day, here’s a reminder for you: Most people are not aware of their hypertensive condition and its adverse impact on their heal

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World Hypertension Day: Keep your blood pressure under check. We tell you how

On World Hypertension Day, here’s everything you need to know about blood pressure. Remember the most important thing: Hypertension or high blood pr

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Googling, taking abortions pills at home sounds like a bad idea, but it isn't: ...

According to a new study, researching and self-medicating abortion pills at home appears to be just as safe a clinic environment.

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Just 2-week break from exercise routine may up risk of diabetes, heart disease:...

New research shows that just 14 days of physical inactivity in young healthy people cause obesity and poor metabolic health.

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Overweight postmenopausal women more at risk of breast cancer: Study

A study found that weight loss in postmenopausal women lowers risk of breast cancer .

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Switch to low-glycemic foods like veggies and lentils to prevent age-related eye...

High-glycemic diets – like potatoes, white rice, and white bread – release sugar into the blood stream rapidly and increase the risk for Type 2 d

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Ageless mom: This 50-year-old doesn't look a day older than 20! Here's her secr...

Liu Yelin, an ex-librarian has been crowned the fittest mom in China. People often mistake her for her 22-year-old son’s girlfriend. Read on to kno

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Balanced vegan diet lowers risk of heart disease, diabetes and cancer

Experts say the protein and calcium believed to be missing from a vegan diet can be found in the right plant foods.

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Diabetes drug may improve an autism associated disorder: Study

According to a new study, a drug used to treat diabetes may also lead to the improvement of those suffering from a type of autism.

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Eye drops could replace injections into the eye in vision loss treatment

An eye drop has been developed which could lead to the end of painful eye injections for treating the loss of vision.

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Recovering from flu? The chances of you getting a heart attack increases 17 tim...

If you are recovering from flu, bronchitis or pneumonia, watch out for symptoms of a heart attack. According to a recent study, you are at a 17-fold r

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Switching to diet sodas won't help you lose weight. In fact, it'll do the oppos...

A new study claims that drinking diet sodas over regular soft drinks could cause people to gain weight.

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Here's how to keep your hair healthy and shiny in summer

Eat fruits and vegetables with high water and fibre content, and drink plenty of water.

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Milind Soman's 78-year-old mother does a plank for 80 seconds

Milind Soman’s mother did the feat while dressed in a sari and it seems her next video will show her doing push ups.

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Vaccinating pregnant women year-round may cut flu in babies, finds study

Researchers say the development of a child inside the mother affects that child during its entire life, and low birth weight has lifelong health impli

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From depression to super yogini: Meet Sjana Elise, Instagram fitness superstar

Sjana Elise was riddled with anxiety and depression, but she turned to yoga to regain control over her life, and currently is an Instagram celebrity w

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Hormone therapy for menopausal women can be harmful, could cause hearing loss

Hormone replacement therapy drugs, often recommended to alleviate menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes and vaginal dryness, can cause hearing loss

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Does alcohol lead to a case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde? A study clears the air

According to a study after a drinking session our personality does undergo a change, but not as much as we think.

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Hot weather may increase risk of diabetes in pregnant women

A study found that women in warmer climates had 7.7% higher risk of developing gestational diabetes as compared to a 4.6% risk of those staying in col

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You are missing this superfood in your diet. It has the power to kill stomach c...

Tomatoes are the new superfood you’ve been missing in your diet all these years: According to a study, it’s extracts can inhibit the growth and ma

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Nutritionist Luke Coutinho comes up with cold soup recipes to beat the summer h...

Luke Coutinho, has come up with healthy cold soup recipes that provide antioxidants and help digestion.

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Think potatoes are the villains of your diet? Here's everything you need to know

Did you know that potatoes aren’t always fattening: A plain baked potato is a healthy food, especially when it is consumed with its fibre-rich skin.

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Does your child snore regularly? Don't take it lightly, it could be a signal

Experts say that babies who snore at least four nights a week could be facing some health problems. Study results suggest that children who snored, br

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Women's health: From Pap smear test to eating colourful fruits, experts give ti...

May is celebrated as Women’s Health month in the US. It may be pertinent for all of us, around the world, to re-commit ourselves to good health. Fro

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Energy drinks in alcohol make you feel more drunk, says study

Research has revealed that knowing you have added energy drinks to alcohol shall make you feel that you are more drunk.

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New research finds ways to use light to attack cancer cells with the immune sys...

Unlike radiation or chemotherapy, immunotherapy does not directly kill cancer cells. Rather, it tells certain cells in the immune system to attack the

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Diet drinks, soda may make you gain weight, finds study

The carbon dioxide in these drinks triggers a hunger hormone called ghrelin, which may lead to over-eating and weight gain.

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Are you a breast cancer survivor? Tai chi could help you sleep better

A common complaint with breast cancer survivors is trouble in sleeping. A new report suggests Tai Chi help reverse that.

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From Cara Delevingne to Akshay Kumar, martial arts is a hit among celebs

Learning a martial art form can be an efficient way to maintain mental and physical health. Experts and celebrities share the benefits of the discipli

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Want to lower your BP, reduce risk of heart disease? Drink beetroot juice

A new study in Canada has shown that drinking beetroot juice regularly can reduce the risk of heart disease and high blood pressure.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Want healthier, fitter sperms? Study suggests you should sleep early

To all men wanting to turn fathers soon, here’s an important information. A recent study suggests you should sleep early to have healthier and fitte

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Having aspirin for a long period of time could cause gastrointestinal bleeding

A new study has shown that having aspirin for long period can actually lead to gastrointestinal bleeding. It was earlier believed to be beneficial for

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Don't take too many of anxiety relieving pills. They can be harmful

Having drugs, commonly prescribed for anxiety and insomnia, could harm you, says a new study. Stay away from them.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Mother's Day: How late is too late to be a mom? Experts give us the right answer

On Mother’s Day, here are answers to what women who opt for late pregnancies are most worried about: Is it safe?

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

A stitch in time saves lives in certain heart attack patients

If heart attack patients are treated in time, they can go on to live longer lives, according to a recent study.

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Rejected child's behaviour does not lead directly or inevitably to rejections: ...

According to a new study it’s not what a child has done that leads to feelings of rejection, but how other children think about it.

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Sunny Leone tells us how hot yoga and aloe vera keep her fit and beautiful

Sunny Leone exclusively tells us about her fitness and diet secrets. Read on to change your lifestyle and get a body like her!

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Summers can be punishing on your skin: Here's the truth about 10 sun safety myt...

Summers can really harm your skin. Some the damages (sun burn, cancer, excessive tan etc) can be such that they may not be visible to the naked eye. B

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You don't need to suffer osteoarthritis when old. Just exercise and eat right n...

You can avoid suffering from osteoarthritis in your old age if you make a few small lifestyle changes when you still can: Experts suggest hitting the

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Here's a cure for common cold. This one promises recovery three times faster

No need to struggle with common cold any more. According to a new study, taking zinc acetate lozenges increases the rate of recovery from the infectio

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Go slow on sushi. You could be ingesting deadly parasites from raw, undercooked...

Your favourite sushi may not be safe for you. A 32-year-old Lisbon man complained of stomach pain, vomiting and fever recently, and his doctors said h

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Stalking: Study finds men with low heart rate more likely to harass women

As per a new study, men with low resting heart rate are at a greater risk of engaging in a variety of anti-social behaviours such as stalking.

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Experts tell you 10 tips to prepare for a triathlon

Gaurav Makkar, IRONMAN triathlon coach and fitness coach Saurabh Aggarwal from Fitso tell us why commitment, time management and nutrition are crucial

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Don't put your kids on vegan diet. It could lead to major nutrient deficiencies

Young children who follow a vegan diet without medical and dietary advice carry the risk of a number of nutrient deficiencies, including vitamin B12,

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Struggling with osteoporosis? Yoghurt's bone promoting nutrients is your best b...

If you are finding it difficult to cope with osteoporosis, you should have more yoghurt. According to a new study, the different bone promoting nutrie

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Study identifies low-cal food sweetener erythritol as a marker for weight gain

New research says erythritol, a sugar substitute used to sweeten low-calorie foods, could favour weight gain and an increase in fat mass.

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Listening to their favourite music reduces anxiety in dementia patients, finds ...

New research finds that listening to personalised music playlists helps the elderly with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias cope better with

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If your child is under stress, this is the best gift you can give him. Here's w...

You probably didn’t know about it, but just like pets brighten your mood, they are best antidotes to lower stress levels in kids as well.

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Benefits of Eustress: Here's how you can weaponise your stress

Going from distress to ‘Eustress’, turn a negative situation into a positive force and benefit yourself.

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No need to be a gym freak, even walking can help improve your mood

You don’t need to sweat it out at the gym to beat the blues, even a simple physical activity like walking can help lift your spirits.

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How do you cut 9 years off your biological age? Just jog for 30 minutes every d...

According to a new study, adults with high levels of physical activity are likely to have their biological age decreased by nine years over those who

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10-year lifespan gain for some HIV-infected patients: study

The life expectancy of HIV-infected people in Europe and the United States has been boosted by 10 years since anti-AIDS drugs became accessible in the

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Researchers develop new digital weapon for fighting breast cancer

Case Western Reserve University has developed a deep-learning computer network that can precisely recognize and outline breast cancers on the digital

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New gene-delivery system can stop hereditary blindness, says study

As per a new study, a new gene-delivery system can help deal with cases of an inherited form of blindness.

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Dear parents, a 'Napercise' class might just be the solution to your sleep prob...

Currently being trialled at a UK health club, Napercise is aimed at sleep-deprived parents to help them get some much-needed shut-eye.

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Vitamin D levels linked to a neurological disorder, but not asthma or dermatitis:...

New research found no statistically significant differences between people with or without any of the four genetic changes associated with lower level

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Don't wait to lift weights ladies: Here's why strength-training is important for...

Who says women should steer away from weights? If you love to stay fit, here’s an expert take on why your gym routine needs an overhaul.

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Drug-resistant TB cases may spike in India by 2040

According to the study, drug-resistant TB could make up one in ten cases of the disease in the country by 2040.

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Fathers' active involvement can boost baby's mental skills

If fathers want their children to have good social skills later on in life then they should spend more time with them.

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Scared of going to the dentist's? You are more likely to have tooth decay

Many people with dental phobia avoid seeing a dentist on a regular basis to address preventable oral conditions

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Genetics: A study shows which facial features are most likely to be inherited

Our genes determine how we look. Now, a new study has shown how it is our nose, lips, cheekbones and inner corner of our eye which are most influenced

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Feeling a bit hopeless about life lately? Your poor sleep is to blame

A new study has found that those participants who have anxiety or are suffering from depression, are also not sleeping well.

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Cycle to work: Study shows 45-46% lower risk of developing cancer, heart diseas...

A new study has found that cycling to work is a great way to good health -- it showed a 45% lower risk of developing cancer and a 46% lower risk of ge

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Protein found in umbilical cord blood can help stem cognitive decline

A new study has shown that blood from the umbilical cord can help keep the brain healthy and, thereby, contribute in stemming cognitive decline in the

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Electroacupuncture may be beneficial for obese women, PCOS treatment: Study

By regulating blood sugar levels, electrocupuncture can help overweight and obese women and those with PCOS deal with the problems better, says a new

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Alternate healing: 3 acupressure points that can give you a springtime boost

Whether you’re on a plane or a train, in the office or at home, here we give you details about three points on the body that can help you relax and

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World Liver Day: Say no to sedentary lifestyle and fatty food for a healthy life

Liver is the second largest and one of the most complex organs in the body, and it is a key player in the digestive system. This World Liver Day, know

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Avoid taking antidepressants in pregnancy as it could lead to autism risk in ki...

A new study in Sweden has shown that women who took antidepressants during pregnancy put their children at the risk of autism.

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Exposure to polluted air can up your risk of chronic sinusitis

Breathing in polluted air may cause a breakdown in the integrity of the sinus and nasal air passage.

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Drink beetroot juice before exercise for a young brain

Combining beetroot juice with exercise delivers more oxygen to the brain and boosts information processing, say researchers.

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New research finds retina cells that may help in treating jet lag

UK scientists have discovered new cells in the retina that affect the biological clock and may help in developing new treatments for jet lag.

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Bidis more harmful than cigarettes; stricter norms needed to control smoking

Bidi smoking is related to severe respiratory impairment, significant cardio-respiratory conditions and follow-up mortality, say researchers.

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Neglected tropical diseases control gets pharma, donor push

Tropical diseases affect the poor and the marginalised, and are controllable and curable infections that deform, disable and kill if left untreated.

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Watch Prince William and Lady Gaga take on the taboo around mental health

Prince William and Lady Gaga recently chatted online in the video posted on Facebook and urge people to break the stigma surrounding mental health.

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World Liver Day: Understand your liver, prevent it from diseases. Here's how

Liver is an important part of the human body and prone to diseases. This World Liver Day, make yourself aware of the causes of liver diseases, symptom

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More reasons to add long pepper to your food. New study says it can help fight ...

In Ayurveda, the herb is used to treat digestive, respiratory and liver disorders.

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Self-proclaimed porn addicts, do you feel you don't deserve anyone? Read this

If you think your porn use is far more than what should be normal, you are less likely to go out and look for a partner. Read more from the study.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Stop! Study shows salty snacks reduce thirst, increase hunger

Excess salt in food is bad, we always knew, as it increases blood pressure. Now, a new study explains how -- salty food reduces thirst and increases h

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Parents are still giving their kids over-the-counter meds for allergies. Do you?

A new study has found out that a lot of parents are still clueless when it comes to relieving their kids during allergy season. What about you?

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Wearable sweat sensor could help diagnose diseases like cystic fibrosis, diabet...

The new wearable sweat sensors can now help diagnose diseases like diabetes and cystic fibrosis. This they do by detecting the presence of different

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Run a marathon for complete mind-body wellbeing

Distance running is not just a great from of physical exercise, it also rejuvenates the mind, say researchers.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Want to lead a wholesome life? Make preventive healthcare a priority

Do not wait for an illness to start caring about your health. Be proactive and practice preventive healthcare in order to achieve overall well-being.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Major #fitspo: This is how designer JJ Valaya's daughter shed 42 kg

Here’s the journey of budding fashion designer, Hoorvi Valaya, who lost 42 kg thanks to a balanced diet, and the right lifestyle changes.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Brain games do not boost your memory, cognitive skills: Study

Even if you get very good at crossword puzzles, it is not going to help you remember where your car keys are, say researchers.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Cannabis may help treat itching and other skin diseases

Pharmaceuticals containing cannabinoids may be effective against eczema, psoriasis, atopic and contact dermatitis.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - a month ago