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  Life   Health  10 Oct 2017

Life, Health, 10 Oct 2017

Passive smoking hidden risk factor of heart disease

Non-smokers who live with and around smokers stand a 30% higher risk of developing heart diseases.

10 Oct 2017 8:38 PM

WHO's tips to promote positive mental health in the workplace

Find out what they are.

10 Oct 2017 6:55 PM

New compound found which kills cancer without harming healthy cells

Cancer involves abnormal growth of cells that have the potential to spread in different parts of the body and kill all the healthy cells.

10 Oct 2017 6:26 PM

Smartphone addict goes blind after marathon gaming binge

The woman was diagnosed with retinal artery occlusion in her right eye at a hospital.

10 Oct 2017 6:02 PM

Seeing hope: FDA panel considers gene therapy for blindness

More than 260 genes can cause inherited retinal disorders, affecting 3 million worldwide.

10 Oct 2017 5:43 PM


World Mental Health Day: Here are some facts you should know

Did you know that healthy living reduces depression? Or that children can suffer from mental health issues too? Read on to find out.

10 Oct 2017 4:03 PM

World Mental Health Day: 10 comforting quotes that may inspire you

These words could help you get through difficult moments.

10 Oct 2017 2:10 PM

Eating healthy can make you feel sick

A study has found that an obsession with eating clean food may be endangering lives.

10 Oct 2017 11:43 AM

Science says maybe we do not need grand parents after all!

Evolutionary purpose of grandparents is again shrouded in mystery as researchers find children fare just as well without them.

10 Oct 2017 11:11 AM


Find out ways to manage anxiety

Anxiety can affect the health which may make a person suffer both mentally and physically. We list ways to help cope with anxiety.

10 Oct 2017 10:07 AM

US scientists create corn to boost protein

Crop will produce amino acid contained in meat, in the process boosting the nutritional value of one of the world's most important crops.

10 Oct 2017 8:47 AM

Find out how to fight depression this World Mental Health Day

As per WHO estimates, nearly five crore Indians are suffering from depression and over 300 million people are living with it globally.

10 Oct 2017 8:28 AM

Better marriages help in keeping heart health better

Researchers find men who had described their marriages as "improving" had better cholesterol readings and a healthier weight.

10 Oct 2017 8:09 AM