New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) With diets of nearly 80 per cent of Indians lacking in proper proteins, food giant Danone India's Managing Director Rodrigo Lima on Tuesday urged Indians to opt for food supplements that can fulfil their body's protein requirements.
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Chronic stress stemming from the workplace can lead to mental health disorders, but they often stay untreated because of the social stigma attached to it, causing damage to an individual's health and career, health experts have warned.
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) With 13.7 per cent contribution to the global pharmaceuticals and biotechnology workforce, India has emerged as the second largest market for the industry, a report by professional networking giant LinkedIn has revealed.
New York, Oct 10 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a compound that directly makes cancer cells commit suicide while sparing healthy cells, paving the way for a more effective cancer treatment with fewer adverse effects.
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday gave away the "Vayoshreshtha Samman" awards to senior citizens at a function here.
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) A team of doctors has achieved success of a new kind by conducting a deformity correction on a 21-month-old male child who was suffering from a spinal cord deformity called kyphotic deformity -- an excessive outside curvature of the spine which causes hunching.
New York, Oct 9 (IANS) When it comes to sanitation, trees may not be more important than toilets, but a study of 300,000 children in 35 nations has found that increasing tree cover in watersheds can reduce the burden of diarrhoeal disease, which has many causes, including waterborne pathogens.
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Aiming to popularise the concept of yoga for wellness, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu will inaugurate a two-day international conference here on Tuesday.
London, Oct 9 (IANS) Scientists have developed a new gene test for breast cancer patients, which could inform women how likely they are to develop breast cancer, and can lead to fewer women being diagnosed with the deadly disease.
New York, Oct 8 (IANS) Researchers have found that the bacterial composition of breast tissue of healthy women are different from that of women with breast cancer.
Helsinki, Oct 7 (IANS) A pregnant man in Finland is facing problems with the Finnish social security system, the media reported on Saturday.
Mumbai, Oct 7 (IANS) Pharmaceuticals major Zydus Cadila on Saturday said it received approval from the US Federal Drug Authority (USFDA) to market Amitriptyline Hydrochloride tablets for the treatment of depression.
Washington, Oct 6 (IANS) The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved for the first time a test for detecting the Zika virus in donated blood.
London, Oct 6 (IANS) Nearly 80 per cent of schizophrenia risk can be traced to genes inherited from parents, scientists have found.
New York, Oct 6 (IANS) Women with high blood pressure in their 40s are more likely to develop dementia years later, warns a new study.