London, Oct 9 (IANS) Unilever-owned personal care brand Dove has deleted a "three-second video clip" from its Facebook page, apologising for the racially insensitive ad by saying that the company "missed the mark in representing women of colour thoughtfully".
New York, Oct 8 (IANS) A natural decline of the five classical senses - vision, hearing, taste, smell and touch -- can predict a number of poor health outcomes, including greater risk of death, says a study.
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Exposure to air pollution on the way to school can have damaging effects on growth of children's working memory, suggests new research.
New York, Oct 8 (IANS) Nobody wants to receive bad news, but when they must they prefer receiving it straight, without much buffer, suggests new research.
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Do you suffer from anxiety and depression as a result of being bullied as a child? Take heart, these mental health disorders may not continue but decrease over time, suggests a study.
Bengaluru, Oct 7 (IANS) Neuberg Diagnostics on Saturday launched its first global pathology laboratory consortium here, bringing together five leading laboratories from Sri Lanka, South Africa and the UAE, under one roof.
Amritsar, Oct 7 (IANS) A group of 15 bikers rode from the national capital to the Attari-Wagah border in Punjab to give a 'rev' salute to the Border Security Force (BSF) guards.
New York, Oct 7 (IANS) Do you often suffer from urinary tract infections (UTIs)? A new study suggests that drinking an additional three pints of water may reduce the recurrence of UTIs in women.
New York, Oct 7 (IANS) If your are planning to visit a dentist, think twice. According to a study, antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to the growing problem of Clostridium difficile (C. diff) -- a serious and potentially deadly infection that causes severe diarrhoea.
London, Oct 6 (IANS) Neanderthal genes have contributed to human skin tone, hair colour, sleep patterns, mood, and even a person's smoking status, find a study.
New York, Oct 6 (IANS) Is your child not getting ample sleep due to early school hours? Beware, your kid is more likely to develop depression and anxiety, warns a new study.
London, Oct 6 (IANS) Women can be just as risk-taking as men or even more so when the conventional macho measures of daring, such as betting money at a high stake poker game or riding a bike without a helmet, are replaced by less stereotypical criteria, reveals a new study.
New York, Oct 6 (IANS) Watching a hockey game live or on television may lead to a rise in heart rate, that can have a substantial effect on the cardiovascular system, a research has claimed.
New York, Oct 6 (IANS) Eating one banana and an avocado a day may prevent hardening of the arteries that can result in heart disease and death, researchers have found.
San Francisco, Oct 6 (IANS) In a move to help identify stories to read, share and trust on their News Feed, Facebook is testing a button that users can tap to access additional information about where the stories came from.