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  Life   Health  23 Jan 2018

Life, Health, 23 Jan 2018

Nearly 22 per cent Indian adults suffer constipation, says survey

Findings suggest majority of adult Indian population is suffering from condition, with 13 per cent complaining of severe constipation.

23 Jan 2018 7:42 PM

People die more on weekends

Around 300,000 patients from 470 hospitals were monitored for the research.

23 Jan 2018 4:18 PM

Sushi lover pulls out 5-foot tapeworm from body

According to emergency room doctor Kenny Banh, the incident which happened two months ago while he was working in emergency room in Fresno.

23 Jan 2018 3:58 PM

Study shows babies suffer postpartum depression too

Studies show mother and child's cells are linked for up to 2 years after birth.

23 Jan 2018 3:15 PM

Surgeon reveals he is creating bionic vaginas from pig intestine

The artificial organ will be created from pig intestine alongside a patient's own stem cells.

23 Jan 2018 2:47 PM


More screen time coincides with less happiness in youths

The key to digital media use and happiness is limited use.

23 Jan 2018 12:56 PM

Death toll from yellow fever triples in Brazil, says WHO

Of 35 confirmed cases, 20 were in Sao Paulo state, which includes South America’s largest city, Sao Paulo.

23 Jan 2018 12:32 PM

New technology can predict time of death

Experts are hoping that the algorithm could come in handy to treat terminally ill patients.

23 Jan 2018 12:18 PM

Does marijuana use lower chances of getting pregnant?

The findings have been published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (JECH).

23 Jan 2018 10:30 AM

Why some people are more creative than others decoded

They were able to use that pattern to predict how creative other people’s responses would be based on their connections in this network.

23 Jan 2018 10:16 AM


The skipping rope can be your friend

After six weeks of monitoring, it came to light that 10-minute jump-rope sessions a day were more efficient than 30-minute jogging sessions.

23 Jan 2018 10:06 AM