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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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

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.

Lifestyle / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

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 - 7 days 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 - 7 days 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 - 7 days 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 - 7 days 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 - 7 days 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 week 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 week 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 week 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 week ago