Trump slams Washington Post over John Kelly report

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 09:06

Washington, April 9 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has slammed a Washington Post report on John Kelly's struggles in the administration and denied that the White House chief of staff was suffering from diminished credibility and influence.


Eating berries may prevent cancer: Study

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 19:04

London, April 8 (IANS) While berries, rich in antioxidants and polyphenols, have been known to improve digestive system, help in weight loss, scientists have now found that they also has anti-cancer properties.


High BP patients prefer pill, tea than exercise

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 14:38

New Year, April 8 (IANS) People are more likely to choose a daily cup of tea or a pill over exercise as the preferred treatment to control their high blood pressure, finds a survey.


How depression negatively impacts heart patients

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 14:30

New York, April 8 (IANS) Depression, even when undiagnosed, can have many negative effects on patients with cardiovascular diseases, including poor healthcare experiences and higher health costs, say researchers.


Lipid in eyes can prevent diabetic retinopathy

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 13:20

New York, April 8 (IANS) A particular type of lipid or fat -- earlier thought to be only existing in the skin -- has now been found in eyes. It may play a key role in deterring the eye disease diabetic retinopathy.


Exposing infants' to wipes may trigger food allergy

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 16:32

New York, April 7 (IANS) If you are in the habit of using wipes for your infants, beware. They are likely to trigger childhood food allergies that may impact kids' quality of life, researchers have warned.


Trump to again skip White House correspondents dinner

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 14:58

Washington, April 7 (IANS) US President Donald Trump is going to skip the White House Correspondents Association Dinner this year, continuing a boycott that began in his first year in office, the White House has announced.


More women suffering from anaemia, men from diabetes: SRL survey

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 19:12

New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Owing to rapidly changing lifestyles, nearly 40 per cent women in India suffer from anaemia than men, while over 20 per cent men suffer from abnormal sugar levels than women, revealed a survey by SRL Diagnostics, pressing the need for preventive health check-up.


Restricting plafulness may increase negativity in small boys

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 18:16

New York, April 6 (IANS) Do you, as a teacher, often tend to rebuke your male pupils for their playful attitude? Beware, continous restrictions or discouragment for playfulness may push them towards having negative perceptions of themselves.


Rely on friends to fight cyberbullying

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 16:36

New York, April 6 (IANS) Algorithms may fail at times but "squads" of friends can help people fight online harassment and cyberbullying better, says a study.


New genes associated with IBS in women identified

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 14:28

London, April 6 (IANS) Raising hopes for a new effective treatment for women diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), researchers have identified certain DNA variants that are associated with the intestinal disorder.