London, Sep 30 (IANS) Your beauty may depend on the person who is standing next to you and how good he or she is looking in comparison, researchers say.
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) Consuming red wine and grapes can help to reduce inflammatory diseases such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD) and middle ear infection (otitis media), according to a study.
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Ever thought why dogs appear to be more social -- a typical human trait -- than all other animals? It is because the genes that influence human behaviour also affects the social ability of dogs, a study has found.
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Men who indulge in smoking since their adolescence may put their future children at more than three times higher risk of an early-onset of asthma, a finding suggests.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Moderate alcohol consumption may change the structure of the heart in ways that increases the risk of atrial fibrillation leading to a stroke, a study suggests.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Love to consume energy drinks? Beware, it may put you at risk of drink driving, a study has found.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Specific types of high-fat diets -- based on corn or coconut oils like those found in certain salad dressings and ice cream -- may increase risk of tumour formation in intestinal cancer, finds a study.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Breast-feeding not only protects babies from premature deaths and serious diseases but also mothers from breast cancer and heart attacks, among others, suggests a study.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Acupuncture may help reduce the severity of hot flashes -- a typical symptom of menopause -- in nearly 50 per cent of women, a study has found.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Women who experience menopausal symptoms -- hot flashes and night sweats -- much earlier are more likely to die from cardiovascular disease (CVD) as compared to those with later onset of such symptoms, says research.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Can having a few drinks help people with clinical depression feel better and behave normally? Yes, at least in terms of biochemistry. Researchers have found that alcohol produces the same neural and molecular changes as drugs that have proven to be rapidly effective anti-depressants.
London, Sep 29 (IANS) Is your child addicted to smartphones or spends long time playing computer games? If so, beware, as he or she may be at risk of performing relatively poor in reading and maths skills, a new research shows.
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Sedentary but fast-paced lifestyle is a leading cause for heart diseases in India, a survey conducted by Curofy, a doctors networking app, has revealed.
London, Sep 29 (IANS) What will you do to find yourself at complete rest: Reading, being with nature, being on your own, listening to music or doing nothing in particular? Better choose one fast for your own well-being as you grow old.
Haridwar, Sep 28 (IANS) Around 1,000 Delhi government yoga and physical education teachers are undergoing special yoga training under the leadership of Baba Ramdev at Patanjali Yogpeeth in Haridwar.