This is what your nails say about your n...

This is what your nails say about your nature!

It takes days and weeks to know someone but not if you look closely. Certain physical aspects of a person's personality can offer insights into their emotional state as well and one such thing is one's nails! Your nail shape can tell many interesting things about you. Curious to know what yours say ...

12 Jun 2018

Study reveals daily yoga practice improv...

Study reveals daily yoga practice improves sperm q...

The major cause of defective sperm function is DNA damage. A daily yoga routine significantly improve sperm quality, according to a study conducted by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). The study, which was published in Nature Review Urology, an international medical journal, early...

11 Jun 2018

Why rapid test results may delay antivir...

Why rapid test results may delay antiviral therapy

A new study has found half of influenza cases in patients admitted to the ICU received a false negative rapid influenza antigen test (RIAT). Washington: A team of researchers is calling for the discouragement of decision-making for antiviral medication based on rapid influenza antigen test (RIAT) re...

11 Jun 2018
Pregnancy Over 35 Can Increase Heart Ris...

Pregnancy Over 35 Can Increase Heart Risks in Chil...

Children born to mothers older than 35 are more likely to have heart problems in later life, finds a study. Older motherhood is associated with an increased risk of complications during pregnancy with a greater likelihood of delivering a child that is premature or born small. As giving birth at an o...

10 Jun 2018

Children With Autism At Higher Risk of F...

Children With Autism At Higher Risk of Food Allerg...

A recent study has found a link between food allergy and children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Children with ASD are more than twice as likely to suffer from a food allergy than children who do not have it, according to the study from the University of Iowa. “It is possible that the im...

10 Jun 2018

Isabgol (Psyllium Husk) can help you in ...

Isabgol (Psyllium Husk) can help you in losing wei...

Commonly referred to as isabgol, psyllium husk is found in most of the Indian households. It is known to treat constipation as it helps in clearing out toxins from the body. But apart from relieving a constipated stomach, there are a lot of other benefits of isabgol, one of which is aiding weight lo...

09 Jun 2018
Focus on 'what' you eat, not how much, t...

Focus on 'what' you eat, not how much, to lose wei...

Focus on 'what' you eat, not how much, to lose weight!Time and again, we have been told that to lose weight, we must cut down on calorie intake. However, experts have said that it’s not the quantity but quality of your diet that plays an important role in your weight loss journey. According to...

09 Jun 2018

Watch out binge eaters!

Watch out binge eaters!

Most of the people suffering from excess weight blame their ravenous appetite. We all know eating right and exercising are two key steps to losing weight. And with eating right, portion control is the most important step, which clearly isn’t easy. Read on to know that one trick which can stop ...

09 Jun 2018

Disrupted sleep cycles linked with mood ...

Disrupted sleep cycles linked with mood disorders

Research found people with circadian rhythm out of step can have increased risk of emotional, behavioural and psychological problemsFor starters, people should make sleep as restful as possible, activity as vigorous as possible, and align their schedules with daylight and evening hours as much as po...

08 Jun 2018
Too much studying is bad for you, can le...

Too much studying is bad for you, can leave you sh...

According to a study conducted at University of Bristol and Cardiff University, spending more years in full-time education is associated with a greater risk of developing short-sightedness (myopia). The researchers said their study provides 'strong evidence' that more time spent in education is a ri...

08 Jun 2018

Woman’s tongue gets ‘pregnant’ after eat...

Woman’s tongue gets ‘pregnant’ after eating squid ...

Woman, from South Korea, was left with severe pain after squid injected sperm into tissues of her mouth and had to be rushed to hospital.In a bizarre and shocking incident, a 63-year-old woman’s tongue became ‘pregnant’ after sperm from a raw squid she was eating ended up in her mo...

07 Jun 2018