How safe are artificial sweeteners?

How safe are artificial sweeteners?

Not all among the available artificial sweeteners in the market are safe for regular consumption.Sucralose is made from sugar and is made from a chemical process where the chlorine atoms replace the Hydrogen-oxygen atoms.There are several alternatives to sugar available to those watching their weigh...

31 Oct 2019

Respiratory distress management in paedi...

Respiratory distress management in paediatric care

Here is how you can take care of respiratory distress. Respiratory system in the human body starts from the nose, pharynx [throat], windpipe opening [glottis], wind pipe [trachea, bronchus] and its branches [bronchioles] to the lungs full of alveoli, which are grape-shaped. A disease of any part of ...

29 Oct 2019

Did you know? Undiagnosed diabetes may l...

Did you know? Undiagnosed diabetes may lead to a ‘...

Diabetes plagues a majority of Indians, many of whom are at risk of getting heart attacks, without even knowing it. “If you break a bone, you have pain. If you have malaria, you’ll have a fever, but one in two people living with diabetes don’t even know it,” remarks Dr Sai Sa...

28 Oct 2019
Exercise can help in improving blood ves...

Exercise can help in improving blood vessels in he...

The finding is based on a study looking at swines, which have very similar blood vessels and heart muscles as humans. Washington: A new study has found that exercise results in improved health of blood vessels in heart, even for those who had experienced heart failure. The research from the Universi...

28 Oct 2019

Obesity has greater risk of death from n...

Obesity has greater risk of death from non-communi...

Obesity aggravates major leading causes of death, but risks are different for men, women.. The impacts of obesity, however, manifest differently in men and women. New Delhi: A new study reveals that people suffering from obesity have a greater risk of death from non-communicable diseases, but the ri...

28 Oct 2019

Keep children under five away from plant...

Keep children under five away from plant-based mil...

While milk is surely advised as a healthy and nutritive drink for children, those under the age of five are advocated to keep off from plant-based milk. According to Healthy Eating Research guidelines, plant-based milk made from rice, coconut, oats or other blends -- with the exception of fortified ...

24 Sep 2019
In a first, grandmothers walk the ramp i...

In a first, grandmothers walk the ramp in Bengalur...

Mrs India Grandmother - a beauty pageant for grandmothers was held in the city for the age group of above 45 years to 70 years. This platform gave an opportunity to grandmothers to unveil their talent and express themselves to the world. The event was organised and conceptualised by Sai Entertainmen...

20 Sep 2019

Tiny bubbles in our body to fight cancer...

Tiny bubbles in our body to fight cancer better th...

Researchers have found that tiny bubbles in our body might potentially be used to treat cancer and could fight the disease better than chemotherapy. Healthy cells in our body release nano-sized bubbles that transfer genetic material such as DNA and RNA to other cells. It’s your DNA that stores...

15 Sep 2019

Researchers find key to help treat diffe...

Researchers find key to help treat different cance...

Scientists at Yale Cancer Center in the US have uncovered the workings of a metabolic pathway or “gauge” that lets cancer cells detect when they have enough nutrients around them to grow. The researchers hope that drugs designed to turn down the gauge may eventually aid in treating many ...

12 Sep 2019
Cure for malaria: Antarctic sea sponge m...

Cure for malaria: Antarctic sea sponge may hold an...

As current medications for malaria become less effective due to drug resistance, researchers have revealed that a peptide they isolated from an Antarctic sponge shows promise as a lead for new therapies. The study was published in 'Journal of Natural Products.' Some 219 million cases of malaria were...

12 Sep 2019

This New AI Technique can Detect Heart F...

This New AI Technique can Detect Heart Failure wit...

With the help of Artificial Intelligence(AI), researchers have developed a neural network approach that can accurately identify congestive heart failure with 100 per cent accuracy through analysis of just one raw electrocardiogram (ECG) heartbeat. Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic progress...

12 Sep 2019