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Life, Health, 14 Feb 2018

Self deprecating humour is good for health, says study

Researchers say frequent use of self-deprecating humour is linked to a better overall psychological wellbeing.

14 Feb 2018 4:55 PM

Here's everything you need to know about International Condom Day

International Condom Day seeks to promote the use of condoms as means of preventing unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases.

14 Feb 2018 3:56 PM

Conjoined twins separated after being attached at the chest and abdomen for 2 years

Tests were conducted to assess their strength and vital organs which they shared after they were born.

14 Feb 2018 3:26 PM

1 in 9 people infected after gut surgery: Study

In addition, one in five infections were resistant to antibiotics given before surgery as a preventive measure.

14 Feb 2018 3:10 PM

Here's why ghee is good for you

Ghee improves memory and strengthens brain and nervous system, and is an important detoxification agent.

14 Feb 2018 2:57 PM


Sweetened drinks may lower chances of pregnancy: study

Intake of energy drinks was related to even larger reductions in fertility, although the results were based on small numbers of consumers.

14 Feb 2018 2:50 PM

Weight gain may be caused by chemical in food wrappers and non-stick pan coating

Researchers found that PFASs -- also known as "obesogens" -- were linked to a slower resting metabolic rate.

14 Feb 2018 2:24 PM

New study reveals kidney stones cases are on the rise

Researchers also explain how to tackle this issue.

14 Feb 2018 1:02 PM

Systematic review examines potential health benefits of pear consumption

Pears are an excellent source of fiber.

14 Feb 2018 8:56 AM

New gene can keep heart healthy

Here is what a new study has found.

14 Feb 2018 8:48 AM


This drink can help diabetics

20 healthy individuals participated in the study.

14 Feb 2018 8:43 AM