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  Life   Health  11 Oct 2017

Life, Health, 11 Oct 2017

Fatty diet ups risk of multiple sclerosis relapse in kids

Here is what researchers found.

11 Oct 2017 8:36 PM

Home-brewed poppy seed tea can be deadly

It is one of many deaths and overdoses in morgues and emergency rooms that have been suspected from the home-brewed drug.

11 Oct 2017 8:00 PM

Around 60 percent working professionals in tier 1 cities affected by stress

In Bangalore, 14% working professionals talked about stress as compared to Hyderabad (11%), Chennai (10%) and Kolkata (7%).

11 Oct 2017 7:59 PM

64% cardiologists feel stress is main cause for heart diseases: Report

Cardiologists said 'high cholesterol' foods were the primary cause of heart disease, and not oily and fatty foods as people would think.

11 Oct 2017 7:43 PM


Bright white light may help patients with bipolar disorder: Study

However, patients with bipolar disorder can experience side effects such as mania or mixed symptoms from this type of depression treatment.

11 Oct 2017 7:30 PM

Massive hariball removed along with clip from stomach of woman who eats her own hair

Doctors say the hair clip may have caused the formation of a clump of hair that was stuck in the stomach.

11 Oct 2017 6:58 PM

Female surgeons better at not killing you compared to male surgeons: Study

The research found that female surgeons were considered as being more skilled, better at following rules and communicating.

11 Oct 2017 5:36 PM

Botched up surgery by fake doctor leaves Colombian man with disfigured face

The fake doctor injected a substance meant to make his cheek bones plump but instead his skin turned red and hot.

11 Oct 2017 5:13 PM

Skipping breakfast may help to shed those extra kilos

Here is what researchers discovered.

11 Oct 2017 3:26 PM


Can insulin pumps work better than injections for kids with diabetes?

Previous research has suggested pumps may help young patients get better blood sugar control.

11 Oct 2017 2:32 PM

World's biggest tumour removed from woman's kidney in Mumbai

The tumour was 50 times bigger than the woman's kidney and had grown over the intestines.

11 Oct 2017 2:13 PM

Girl who grew breasts at two will soon exhibit signs of menopause

Youngster has grown pubic hair, breasts and suffers from acne and body odour.

11 Oct 2017 10:44 AM

Labour is not slowed down by epidural painkillers, says study

Findings suggest that long-held practice of reducing or stopping an epidural in later stages of labor could be "out of date and misguided.”

11 Oct 2017 8:11 AM

Obesity rates among children have peaked in rich countries

Globally, more children are still underweight rather than obese although the researchers think that will change by 2022 if trends continue.

11 Oct 2017 7:59 AM