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  Life   Health  30 Aug 2017

Life, Health, 30 Aug 2017

People may quit smoking after undergoing cosmetic surgery

Surgeons, who request preoperative smoking cessation, may influence patients' long-term smoking status.

30 Aug 2017 8:33 PM

Swine flu death toll rises to 343 since January in Gujarat

In last three days alsone 20 persons have died during due to the infection.

30 Aug 2017 7:49 PM

Man plays saxophone while being operated to help doctors remove brain tumour

Dan Fabbio's ability to play the saxophone as the surgery was being carried out showed doctors that the tumour was safely removed.

30 Aug 2017 7:04 PM

11-year-old in China inserts 26 magnet balls in his penis out of curiosity

The chain of magnets was removed by doctors after a two hour procedure as the size of the balls made it difficult.

30 Aug 2017 5:43 PM

Here's why putting glitter on your tongue is a bad idea

New beauty trend not a good idea, say experts; can cause stomach ache and constipation.

30 Aug 2017 5:41 PM


Hormone therapy improves sleep quality in recently menopausal women

Here's what researchers found.

30 Aug 2017 5:36 PM

Gaza man forced into hiding due to 'tree man disease' finally gets treatment

Mohammed Taluli was in hiding for ten years as he was afraid of showing his hands in public.

30 Aug 2017 4:50 PM

Telangana boy can't use hands as his fingers and toes are fused together

Aswanth's parents have sold all their belongings to treat the genetic disorder and are left with nothing.

30 Aug 2017 4:20 PM

Conjoined twins connected at head separated by doctors in Odisha

Doctors are hoping they can save at least one of the twins since chances of death in such cases are high.

30 Aug 2017 2:53 PM


Ibuprofen might be deadly for arthritis patients, says study

According to research, cheap painkiller increase risk of heart disease, stroke and high blood pressure in arthritis sufferers.

30 Aug 2017 2:20 PM

Turmeric’s various health benefits for women

Ladies taken note!

30 Aug 2017 2:14 PM

Alzheimer's may be blocked at earliest stages, say scientists

According to researchers, preventing certain structures from forming in human brain cells will leave people more resistant to Alzheimer's.

30 Aug 2017 1:29 PM

Cannabis has affect on user's movement: study

Find out more.

30 Aug 2017 12:14 PM

Heart health made better with dark chocolate and extra virgin olive oil, says study

Dark chocolate enriched with extra virgin olive oil improves heart health by increasing good cholesterol levels.

30 Aug 2017 10:17 AM


Study challenges conventional wisdom on fats, fruits and vegetables

New research suggests the biology of people around the world is similar when it comes to diets.

30 Aug 2017 9:52 AM

Most cancer patients do not have adequate access to fertility support, says study

Half of cancer patients of reproductive age do not receive adequate information about impact of treatment on their fertility.

30 Aug 2017 9:50 AM