Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, at The University of Texas have developed a durable and versatile wearable diagnostic tool tha
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the people of Mubarakpur, a small village in Uttar Pradesh, for becoming free of open
Children who grew up in a single-parent family are more likely to have lower levels of well-being and life satisfaction in adulthood, accor
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday praised two villages in Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh for taking initiatives to make themselves f
How many of us would dare to say a strict no-no to a delicious chocolate ice cream or a sumptuous strawberry cheesecake? Well! The very tho
Toning is an important part of one's daily beauty regime, and it's important not to skip it. However, over the years, all the research on t
After a month of fasting during Ramadan, it doesn't come across as a surprise that people indulge and devour food which usually leads to bi
Many Indians still use ground water or well-water whose age could be centuries! When water which has been there on this planet for centurie
A balanced diet is one of the prerequisites to living a healthy living. It not only is important for maintaining a steady and stable body w
Thin eyelash is a common problem among women and there are so many natural home remedies to cure this. But all of the creams, oils or moist
There are a lot of people out there suffering from ear infections. Digging your ears with buds will only worsen the problem and hence it is
Accidents are a part of everyday life. But what do you usually do when you suffer from an accidental burn on the skin? Reach out to a docto
Nearly 59 per cent of Indians feel that banning the sale of loose cigarettes is likely to discourage the habit of smoking, a survey has sho
You can tell a lot about a person based on their bowls.
Every bit of makeup a woman applies on herself beholds importance. Beginning from the body wash that women use to cleanse to the last-minut
Pancreatic cancer starts in the tissues of the pancreas that are located in the lower part of the stomach. Cells in the pancreas start to m
Monsoon brings a sigh of relief from the scorching summer heat; but at the same time, it brings along a host of infections and health hazar
The idea of egg on hair does not sound very pleasing because of the smell, fluid-like texture and so on. But once you learn the benefits of
Known as hookworm infection, this disease affects more than half a million people every year. This disease can be caused by a bloodsucking
The role of first aid is to temporarily do something to save a person's life till he or she gets proper medical assistance. And that's why
Lip discoloration is one beauty problem that a majority of women these days are plagued with. Various factors such as usage of cheap, chemi
Peptic ulcer is a condition in which there is a hole or sore in the stomach lining or duodenum, which is the first chunk of our small intes
Everyone loves to colour their hair. It gives us a confidence boost. Though we colour our hair for various reasons, we do it mainly to look
According to a recent clinical trial, intensive blood pressure lowering benefits patients with chronic kidney disease.
Stressful day at work leads to binge-eating at night. A new study suggests a good nights sleep can serve as a protecting factor between job
The US has banned fresh beef imports from Brazil, one of the worlds largest red meat exporters, due to concerns about the safety of the pro
A good high fat diet may lead to specific changes in gut bacteria that could fight harmful inflammation and reduce symptoms of Crohns disea
Forget wet-wipes and hand gels, campers could soon have a portable sink to carry wherever they go and clean off mud, dirt and sweat in a pr
When it is uncomfortably hot, people tend to become moody and also less helpful or pro-social, new research has found.
Although paracetamol is usually considered safe during pregnancy, a new research from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark suggests that
A fake dentist was arrested in West Bengal on Friday, a Criminal Investigation Department (CID) official said.
Taking a brisk walk or engaging in other moderate-intensity physical activities may help slow down the progression of Alzheimers disease, s
The Punjab assembly on Friday amended an excise law to allow hotels, restaurants and clubs within 500 metres of national and state highways
The Supreme Court on Friday set up a panel of seven doctors to examine and ascertain the medical condition of a Kolkata-based expectant mot
Cholera cases in Yemen may reach 300,000 by the end of August due to the rainy season, a United Nations agency warned on Friday.
As much as Rs 1,538 crore will be spent on developmental projects in Thiruvananthapuram under the Smart Cities Mission, a Minister said on
In a bid to tackle dengue and chikungunya cases in the city, the Delhi government on Friday announced that all hospitals here have been per