Health

Eighty-five per cent of diabetics see amputations in their lifetime due to lack of appropriate treatment, data released during a national conference on diabetics. Currently 15 per cent of of India’s diabetic population suffers from ulcers in their...
The World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that the toll in the cholera outbreak in Yemen has reached 1,054, with the total suspected cases reaching 151,000. The outbreak has spread fast in 20 out of 22 Yemeni governorates in just seven weeks,...
Practising mind-body interventions such as meditation, yoga and Tai Chi daily may not only relax you but could also reverse the molecular reactions in the DNA that causes stress as well as boost well-being, according to a study. The findings, by...
June 15:  We ofter hear about spouses helping their partners do deliver babies and to hold their hands. Well, recently here a sister was able to help deliver her baby brother. And you can imagine how amazing this experience was for her. Yes, this 12...
Seal oil has the potential to help promote nerve regeneration in patients with Type-1 diabetes, says a study. The study, published in the journal Neurology, showed that patients who ingested an omega-3 supplement derived from seal oil twice a day...
Low bone density is a condition that may lead to an increased risk of developing osteoporosis, experts say. ...
Chennai, June 1: The Rotary Club of Madras East (RCME) today dedicated 3 new anaesthesia work stations valued at 32...
May 31: Women who breastfeed their children have been found to be at substantially lesser risk of developing uterine...
New York, May 30:  People who spend too much time texting may be at increased risk of having "smartphone...
Besides high body mass index (BMI), individuals with increased belly fat may be at a greater risk of developing...
Chennai, May 24 : Milaap, India’s largest crowdfunding platform is working with doctors across India to help them...
New York May 23, 2017 If you are a smoker using the so-called "light" cigarettes, for their lower levels of tar...