Heart attacks at weekends more likely to kill young men

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 15:26

London, March 5 (IANS) Even as the world grapples with the shocking death of Fiorentina captain and Italy international Davide Astori at the age of 31 reportedly due to cardiac arrest, a new study suggests that chances of young men dying of heart attack during the weekend are higher than women.


Kids allergic to cow's milk may have lower weight, height

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 13:24

New York, March 5 (IANS) Children who are allergic to cow's milk are at heightened risk of remaining shorter in height and lighter in weight throughout pre-adolescence when compared with children who are allergic to peanuts or tree nuts, finds a study.


Exhibition, new book to celebrate six decades of Manu Parekh

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:32

Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) More than 150 works of noted painter Manu Parekh, known primarily for his delightful expressions on the city of Varanasi, are all set to be displayed here in a retrospective that celebrates six decades of the master painter.


Heart failure more likely for some breast cancer survivors

Sun, 03/04/2018 - 18:44

New York, March 4 (IANS) Patients who were treated for breast cancer or lymphoma are more than three times at risk of developing congestive heart failure, compared with patients who did not have cancer, finds a study.


Listening to music may help you exercise longer

Sun, 03/04/2018 - 18:42

New York, March 4 (IANS) Listening to music while exercising can help you work out for a longer time than those who do not have music playing in their ears, a team of researchers, including one of Indian origin, suggested.


Scientists decode physical impact of smiles

Sun, 03/04/2018 - 18:34

New York, March 4 (IANS) Not all smiles express warmth and joy, but they can also be mean. Human bodies tend to react differently depending on the message a smile is meant to send, say US psychologists.


Kids with low birth weight at higher risk of heart disease

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 15:48

London, March 3 (IANS) Children with a birth weight under 2.5 kgs may be at increased risk of becoming underweight and can experience cognitive difficulties as well as diabetes and cardiovascular disease later in life, a study says.


Hormones do not affect girl's gender identity: Study

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 18:02

New York, March 2 (IANS) Prenatal exposure to male hormones influences which activities girls are interested in, but the effects of those hormones do not extend to gender identity, a new study suggests.


Jewellery gifts suited for your friend

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 16:20

New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Don't know what to buy your best friend for her birthday? Indulge in different kind of jewellery pieces like three finger rings or a delicate pendant, suggest experts.