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  Life   Health  08 Sep 2017

Life, Health, 08 Sep 2017

Positive emotions and health depends on cultural context: Study

Here's what a new study has found.

08 Sep 2017 8:17 PM

The reason why pregnant women should stay away from oral sex

While oral sex is an easy option when the baby bump has grown too big, pregnant women are at a higher risk of contracting herpes.

08 Sep 2017 7:48 PM

Ahmedabad doctor shocked to find baby born with 7 fully developed teeth

The doctor believes it to be the first such case and the teeth were removed to avoid risk of the baby choking on them.

08 Sep 2017 6:26 PM

Family of conjoined twins ready for surgery to separate them despite risk of death

The family is desperate to go ahead with the procedure and is working to save up following withdrawal by a local charity citing the risk.

08 Sep 2017 5:14 PM

Postnatal depression could affect fathers as well

Research shows that if a guy's testosterone levels drop in nine months after his partner gives birth he's at greater risk.

08 Sep 2017 3:57 PM


Certain kind of body rashes could indicate cancer

According to researchers, in rare cases rashes that look like psoriasis or eczema could indicate cancer.

08 Sep 2017 3:20 PM

New study claims low-fat diets could be harmful

Find out the study's surprising results.

08 Sep 2017 2:11 PM

Alcohol manufacturers misrepresenting its link to cancer, says study

According to research, booze manufacturers are 'misleading' the public despite strong evidence of the risks.

08 Sep 2017 1:11 PM

Mangoes may keep heart diseases, diabetes at bay

According to researchers, mango consumption can control blood sugar levels and slash cholesterol.

08 Sep 2017 11:33 AM

Having a pet in bed affects quality sleep

According to research, sleep benefit extends only to having dogs in bedroom, not in bed, as it sacrifices quality sleep.

08 Sep 2017 10:49 AM


Evidence links exercise to lower stroke risk in women

Researchers say that the findings add to growing evidence for the benefits of moderate exercise in people.

08 Sep 2017 8:39 AM

Immunotherapy, chemo mix by Merck shows extended lung cancer gains

US regulators approved drug cocktail in May but limited clinical trial data means questions remains whether it will retain effectiveness.

08 Sep 2017 8:30 AM

Coffee may help keep diabetes away, says study

According to scientists, a previously untested compound in coffee improves cell function and insulin sensitivity.

08 Sep 2017 8:19 AM