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

Quality of sleep matters, not quantity

Quality of sleep matters, not quantity

Researchers at the University of British Columbia have claimed that quality of sleep, and not quantity, is related to better health in teens. The study published in the journal Preventive Medicine, looked at 3,104 students in British Columbia aged 13 to 17 over a period of two years. "Chronic, low-q...

06 Jun 2019
Insufficient sleep may increase chances ...

Insufficient sleep may increase chances of unsafe ...

Latest findings have found a link between lack of sleep in teenagers and their indulgence in risky sexual behaviours. According to a recent study, teenagers who don't get enough sleep may be at an increased risk of engaging in unsafe sexual behaviours, such as not using condoms or having sex under t...

04 Jun 2019

Dietary fibre is beneficial for gut micr...

Dietary fibre is beneficial for gut microbes

A new study discovered that heart patients who consume more dietary fibre tend to have healthier gut bacteria, which is associated with reduced risk of death or need of a heart transplant. Dietary fibre includes carbohydrate that can't be digested by body enzymes. It is found in edible plant foods s...

27 May 2019

Polish mother gives birth to sextuplets

Polish mother gives birth to sextuplets

A 29-year-old woman gave birth to six babies in Poland on Monday, in what is believed to be the country’s first-ever case of sextuplets. The mother and newborns are said to be doing well. The babies, four of whom are girls, were born through caesarean section at University Hospital in Krakow i...

22 May 2019
New mothers overlook their post-partum h...

New mothers overlook their post-partum health

While it is always advised that mothers need to take good care of themselves during and after pregnancy, a new survey has revealed that about one-fourth of mothers ignore their health post-delivery. About 40 per cent of them claimed that they felt anxious, overwhelmed or depressed. The survey was co...

08 May 2019

Organic and environmental friendly choco...

Organic and environmental friendly chocolates

Dana Mroueh’s chocolate factory is a rarity for Ivory Coast and not only because the world’s top has cocoa grower produced precious little finished chocolate. In the middle of the floor of her company Mon Choco’s factory sits a grinding bike, surrounded by trays of carefully sorted...

14 Mar 2019