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  Life   Health  08 Dec 2017

Life, Health, 08 Dec 2017

Bedtime smartphone use may cause weight gain in kids: study

Findings suggest a vicious cycle of technology use - poor sleep and rising body mass indexes (BMIs).

08 Dec 2017 8:33 PM

Blood test may help identify women who at risk of recurring breast cancer

Women in the study had a CellSearch test five years on average after their cancer was found and treated.

08 Dec 2017 7:51 PM

Doctors remove ice pick piercing through the lung to save Delhi man's life

Doctors conducted an hour long video assisted surgery to carefully remove the ice pick as pulling it out would've caused bleeding.

08 Dec 2017 4:07 PM

Researchers reveal new warning sign of Parkinson's disease, dementia

People who suffer from this condition are also at risk of developing other health issues.

08 Dec 2017 1:39 PM

Memory, learning ability, worsened by canola oil, says study

Study findings suggest that long-term consumption of canola oil is not beneficial to brain health.

08 Dec 2017 12:16 PM


Childhood cancer survivors have more blood pressure problems

Cardiovascular disease is the second most common cause of death and serious illness for these cancer survivors.

08 Dec 2017 9:54 AM

Researchers discover genes to prolong human life

Here is what a new study has found.

08 Dec 2017 9:14 AM

Guest Column: 'Help is available but very few seek it'

There is also a huge treatment gap in this regard – only 15% of the population actually seeks treatment.

08 Dec 2017 7:28 AM

Depressing! Indian cities got the blues

Depression is different from usual mood fluctuations and short-lived emotional responses to challenges in everyday life.

08 Dec 2017 7:24 AM


‘Air pollution from traffic puts unborn babies at health risk’

Pregnant women exposed to air pollution from road traffic are more likely to give birth to babies that are underweight or smaller.

08 Dec 2017 6:47 AM