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Covid patients at increased risk of psychiatric conditions after two years: Lancet

Increased risk of depression and anxiety in adults lasts less than two months, says study

18 Aug 2022 9:15 AM

The waist of the matter

Doctors have often sounded a word of caution about blindly following the workout and slimming routines of celebrities

15 May 2022 7:04 PM

Half of Covid survivors show one symptom even two years after infection: Lancet study

While physical and mental health generally improved over time, the study suggests that COVID-19 patients still tend to have poorer health

12 May 2022 12:12 PM

Migraine on the rise

A new study finds that 52% of the global population is affected by headaches every year

26 Apr 2022 12:05 AM

Coping with mental health in times of global warming

Vagaries of the weather can have a bearing on mental wellbeing & here are some ways to cope, while doing our bit to slow down climate change

22 Apr 2022 12:43 AM


Cloudy to Clear

Adult brains can be taught new tricks — yogic exercises help new experiences and learnings to transform cognitive functions

21 Apr 2022 2:16 AM

Seaweed, the wonder aquatic plant

With re-emphasis on seaweed farming and research, Indian scientists have come up with several beneficial uses of the macro algae

20 Apr 2022 12:57 AM

Why tight fitting clothes are unhealthy

Clothing that is too tight can lead to problems ranging from minor annoyance to significant health issues

14 Apr 2022 12:45 AM

Skincare under the sun

The fairer the skin, the more it is at risk of sunburn – so, slather on the sunscreen

22 Mar 2022 2:59 PM

Oestrogen levels linked to COVID-19 death risk in older women, suggests study

Women seemed to have a lower risk of severe COVID-19 infection than men, even after accounting for potentially influential factors

15 Feb 2022 2:27 PM


Coronavirus can destroy the placenta and lead to stillbirths

It’s an uncommon outcome for any pregnancy but authorities believe vaccination can help prevent these cases

11 Feb 2022 11:53 AM

Union Budget lists tele-mental health programme

Sitharaman also announced an open platform for the National Digital Health Ecosystem

02 Feb 2022 6:58 AM

Immune response induced by Omicron effectively neutralise Delta variant: ICMR study

The main limitation of this study are lesser participants in the unvaccinated group and the shorter window period post infection

26 Jan 2022 4:11 PM

A pig’s heart beats inside a human!

The transplant was achieved by Dr Bartley P. Griffith, a leading cardiothoracic surgeon at the University Of Maryland Medical Center

14 Jan 2022 2:23 AM

Decrease in air pollution in India during lockdown not as high as thought: Study

Air pollution is a known health risk and India has some of the worst air pollution globally

02 Jan 2022 4:03 PM


No evidence Omicron has lower severity than Delta variant: UK study

The study estimates that the risk of reinfection with the Omicron variant is 5.4 times greater than that of the Delta variant

20 Dec 2021 2:09 PM

2 doses of Covid vaccines induce lower antibody levels against Omicron: Oxford study

The researchers noted that these data are important but are only one part of the picture

14 Dec 2021 1:47 PM

Signs of Omicron milder than Delta variant: South African doctors

Just 3% of patients hospitalized recently with COVID-19 have died, versus about 20% in the country’s earlier outbreaks

12 Dec 2021 12:23 PM

Nasal vaccine might help fight new COVID-19 variants: Study

The research has been published in the 'Science Immunology Journal'

11 Dec 2021 12:48 PM

Risk of reinfection from Omicron three times higher than any other variant: Study

National daily cases almost doubled on Wednesday, days after countries across the world halted flights to and from southern Africa

03 Dec 2021 3:57 PM