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How govt's new rules on drug retailing will make your life safer and better

Making essential drugs easily available is important in a country like India, which has less than one doctor per 1,000 people

28 Oct 2019 12:52 pm
Tailored treatments could help athletes with eating disorders, says study

An eating disorder in an athlete can remain hidden or invisible, and that is where it wreaks havoc

26 Oct 2019 11:11 pm
US FDA investigates heartburn drug Zantac as it may be carcinogenic

Zantac was once the top-selling drug in the world and has been in the market for 35 years

26 Oct 2019 11:04 pm
Buying birth control pills online may be safe and efficient, says study

Experts have been concerned about the quality of services provided by online vendors

26 Oct 2019 10:58 pm
Memory issues to weight loss: Signs that show your ageing parents need help

Modest memory issues are common when we start ageing

26 Oct 2019 10:54 pm
Skincare tips for festive season: Four ways to get glowing, flawless skin

Follow some simple skincare tips to help you keep your skin radiant and flawless this festive season

22 Oct 2019 2:30 pm
Smoked ever? Exercise can reduce the risks of lung cancer, says research

Aerobic exercise at moderate to vigorous intensity such walking, jogging, or elliptical for 20 to 30 minutes three to five times a week can improve cardiorespiratory fitness, says Vainshelboim

19 Oct 2019 11:35 pm
You're only as old as you feel

Scientists can measure these differences by looking at age-related biomarkers - things like skin elasticity, blood pressure, lung capacity and grip strength

19 Oct 2019 11:21 pm
Depression in teenagers: Some warning signs signal need of intervention

All adolescents who experience stressors may not develop depressive feelings, or resort to self-harm or exhibit suicidal tendencies. Multiple factors interact together to create such a susceptibility

19 Oct 2019 11:17 pm
Researchers develop new method to identify aggressive tumours: Study

According to the study, cancer cells generally vary in the number of copies of each gene or chromosome present in their genome -- a phenomenon known as copy number alterations or CNAs

19 Oct 2019 3:20 pm