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Forget stress, air pollution may also be the reason for your poor sleep, says study

Air pollution may be one of reasons for poor sleep, according to some researchers who are studying the effect of toxic air on our sleep. The study analysed the amount of time the participants spent...

News Nation Bureau | May 22, 2017 03:40 PM

A protein in some vegetables including potatoes, tomatoes and cucumbers could cause Alzheimer's disease

Health professionals claim that we should include at least 5 portions of fruits and vegetables in our daily diet, as they are a good source of fibre, antioxidants and many other vitamins and minerals.

News Nation Bureau | May 22, 2017 03:25 PM

Womb transplant surgery: Doctors say condition of two women stable

Doctors have confirmed that the condition of the two women on whom womb transplants were carried out last week is stable. The surgeries were carried out at Pune’s Galaxy Care Laparoscopy institute...

News Nation Bureau | May 22, 2017 03:17 PM

'Good Heart' muffins to take care of the cholesterol levels now

There are many healthy foods available that are said to lower the cholesterol levels. But now the scientists have come up with a ‘good heart’ muffin to keep a check on the cholesterol levels. The...

News Nation Bureau | May 21, 2017 08:35 AM

Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids aid healthy brain ageing

The first study concentrated on the frontoparietal network of the brain. This portion of the brain is responsible for fluid intelligence, which is the capability of solving new problems that are...

News Nation Bureau | May 20, 2017 05:52 PM

Kerala: Rise in dengue cases due to increase in population of Aides mosquito

Dr John Paniker, the president of Indian Medical Association in Thiruvananthapuram district, said on Saturday said that the rise in dengue cases in the country was because of the growing population of...

News Nation Bureau | May 20, 2017 04:28 PM

Get over pain of insulin injections. Take to new anti-diabetic drugs

Type 1 diabetes patients are required to take insulin injections to maintain their blood sugar. Insulin doses are required several times in a day and in some cases more than one type of insulin is...

News Nation Bureau | May 20, 2017 02:55 PM

Soon, say bye bye to painful insulin jabs and welcome new anti-diabetes medicines

A new research however has revealed that diabetics will no longer have to undergo painful insulin injections, instead anti diabetes medicine will take their place and do the needful.

News Nation Bureau | May 20, 2017 02:16 PM

Even one bite of Zika mosquito can cause dengue

Chikungunya and dengue viruses may be transmitted with even one bite of Aedes aegypti, which is the primary mosquito that carries Zika virus.

News Nation Bureau | May 20, 2017 01:09 PM

Osteoarthritis patient undergoes Gold Knee Replacement surgery at AIIMS

A 60-year-old woman was suffering from a knee problem and her knee has now been replaced with a golden knee (as doctors call it) at the All India Instititute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). On Wednesday...

News Nation Bureau | May 20, 2017 08:57 AM

Higher intake of fruits and vegetables may gift you an attractive skin: Study

Higher intake of fruits and vegetables will make you look good and attractive, according to a new study published on Friday.

PTI | May 19, 2017 03:10 PM

India’s first womb transplant successful in Pune; mother donates uterus to daughter

India’s first womb transplant was performed on Thursday in Pune when doctors transplanted a mother’s uterus to her 21-year-old daughter who is unable to become pregnant.

News Nation Bureau | May 19, 2017 08:59 AM

Low glycemic diets helpful in preventing age related eye disease

Want to save yourself from age related eye disease? Well go for low glycemic foods like starch found in whole grains, legumes, chickpeas, leafy greens. These foods may be helpful in preventing age...

News Nation Bureau | May 19, 2017 07:29 AM

Scientists devised new computer game may help children choose healthy food over chocolates

Children who played the simple game developed by researchers from University of Exeter in the UK made healthier choices when asked to pick foods afterwards.

PTI | May 18, 2017 02:22 PM

Facing problem to fall asleep? Loneliness might be the one to blame

Having trouble in sleeping? The reason might be loneliness. Researchers define loneliness as a feeling of distress that people experience when they feel their social relationships are inadequate.

News Nation Bureau | May 17, 2017 03:18 PM