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  Life   Health  16 Jul 2018

Life, Health, 16 Jul 2018

Here are 7 variations of tea that can help boost immunity during monsoon

It contains herbs that are full of vitamin C, which is important for building up a strong immune system to fight off all the germs.

16 Jul 2018 8:49 PM

Research reveals weight gain is caused only by fat consumption

Over the past few decades focus shifted from fat to carbs while examining weight gain.

16 Jul 2018 7:27 PM

Structured programs can improve elderly mobility

Immobility in old age can lead to lower independence and quality of life and increased risk for falls and chronic disease.

16 Jul 2018 6:53 PM

Nursing notes may help ICU patients survive

Mortality is not the only outcome that nursing notes could potentially predict. 

16 Jul 2018 6:38 PM

Working women in India prefer snacking on almonds, fruits: Study

The quantitative study aimed to identify snacking preferences of working women and homemakers.

16 Jul 2018 6:01 PM


Woman causes perforation in her bowel by swallowing blister pill pack

The woman who complained of stomach pains said she struggled with discomfort for 15 days.

16 Jul 2018 4:56 PM

Rescued Thai boys may have 'cave disease'; here’s everything you need to know

A healthy person who’s been exposed may show no signs or symptoms at all.

16 Jul 2018 3:13 PM

Rescued Thai boys may be at risk of 'cave disease', experts warn

Having survived extreme conditions of Tham Luang cave, for more than 2 weeks, it is feared they may all be at risk of speleonosis.

16 Jul 2018 2:42 PM

Overly-controlling parents can affect their children's well-being

Children who cannot regulate their emotions are more likely to have a harder time making friends and struggle in school.

16 Jul 2018 1:57 PM

Mortality from heart failure higher in women

Heart failure is a major cause of illness and death and accounts for 35 percent of total female cardiovascular deaths.

16 Jul 2018 1:10 PM


Routine screening can prevent opioid use

The study highlighted one of the many dire consequences of the opioid epidemic.

16 Jul 2018 11:28 AM

Landmark experiment wipes out over 80 pc mosquitoes carrying dengue fever and Zika

Millions of people around world are infected each year by mosquito, which can carry dengue, Zika and chikungunya, among other killer bugs.

16 Jul 2018 10:07 AM

More women may be experiencing depression during pregnancy

Daughters of women who became depressed during pregnancy had an especially high risk of developing prenatal depression themselves.

16 Jul 2018 9:01 AM

Deaths due to cardiovascular disease on rise in India

Rates of dying from ischaemic heart disease in populations aged 30 to 69 increased in rural areas.

16 Jul 2018 8:35 AM

Having positive attitude helps fight cancer, says study

Some immune cell subsets like Myeloid Derived Suppressor Cells (MDSCs), support tumour growth by suppressing anti-tumour immune response.

16 Jul 2018 8:18 AM


Don’t suffer in silence!

The symptoms of perimenopause can easily be managed with lifestyle changes and hormone replacement therapy.

16 Jul 2018 5:41 AM