Friday, May 24, 2024 | Last Update : 01:04 PM IST


A thing of the past

Every kind of relationship is the greatest investment people can make in their lives.

18 Jul 2019 12:34 AM

Antidepressants could possibly cure a wider range of diseases

Some antidepressants may provide treatment for multiple infectious diseases.

02 Jun 2019 12:45 PM

Scientists to test tailor-made vaccine tech to fight epidemics

Vaccine platform is system that uses same basic components as backbone and can be adapted to immunise against different diseases.

10 Dec 2018 10:26 AM

Proposed cancer treatment may boost the disease

Here is what a new study has found.

21 Nov 2018 10:40 AM

Online tool can help men make prostate cancer treatment choices

A web-based tool can let a man with prostate cancer see how thousands of other men in his situation have chosen to be treated

21 Nov 2018 9:40 AM


Here's why women should be screened for breast cancer

Improvements in treatments demonstrate the vital role that screening also has to play.

09 Nov 2018 1:49 PM

Dementia may arise from non-inherited DNA errors

The findings suggest that the mutations would have arisen during the developmental phase while the embryo is growing in the womb.

17 Oct 2018 9:47 AM

All you need to know about Crohn's disease

Here is what you need to know about the chronic inflammatory condition.

17 Oct 2018 9:26 AM

Irrigating vegetables with wastewater spreads disease: Study

Here is what a new study has found.

14 Oct 2018 9:44 AM

New drug may help treat Parkinson's disease

Parkinson's disease is a complex neurodegenerative disorder.

27 Sep 2018 12:20 PM


Using hormonal contraceptives could reduce ovarian cancer risk

Here is what a new study has found.

27 Sep 2018 11:17 AM

Early diagnosis key to treat cancer in children

Advances in survival of children with cancer over the past 30 years have been remarkable.

26 Sep 2018 12:08 PM

Study finds regular bedtime can be extremely beneficial

Poor sleep interferes with the body's metabolism which can lead to weight gain.

23 Sep 2018 12:10 PM

Dog owners face higher risk of E. coli, salmonella; bugs thrive in pets' water bowls

Scientists say they have clear evidence to show dog water bowls can pose rosk of infection to both humans and their pets.

19 Sep 2018 2:08 PM

Many cancer patients' relatives might get gene tests if price is right

The best way to identify people at high risk of cancer is by testing the family member who is most likely to carry a high-risk gene mutation

18 Sep 2018 1:54 PM


Adult survivors of childhood brain tumours may struggle to live independently

Here is what a new study has found.

14 Sep 2018 2:35 PM

Breast cancer screening not linked to life expectancy

It is due to better treatment.

14 Sep 2018 12:09 PM

Elevated BP is linked to aortic valve disease

Blood pressure should be considered as a major risk factor for aortic valve disease.

14 Sep 2018 11:26 AM

Caffeine may help individuals with kidney ailments live longer

Here is what a new study has found.

13 Sep 2018 1:20 PM

Sepsis patients at higher risk of stroke

The risk was highest in the first seven days after discharge.

11 Sep 2018 1:36 PM