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Over 35% of teenagers in Delhi suffer from obesity, reveals survey

In the latest survey, it has been found that over 35% of teenagers in Delhi are suffering from obesity.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 03, 2017 03:01 PM

Artery opening stents don't significantly help treat chest pain: Study

The procedure which is used to provide relief to all the heart patients from chest pain every year is useless for many of them, as per a new study.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 03, 2017 12:21 PM

Teenage mothers at higher risk of heart disease later in life, says study

Teenage mothers are at higher risk of heart disease later in life than older mothers, a new study has found.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 02, 2017 05:18 PM

Kolkata: Man swallows 639 iron nails, doctors safely extract using magnet

A 40-year-old man, who, hospital sources said was not “mentally fit”, was brought to the hospital on complaint of severe abdominal pain. When doctors conducted an ultrasonography test, they were...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 01, 2017 01:34 PM

Loneliness may cause you to have more junk foods instead of healthy ones

An atypical study led by a group of researchers from Dongguk University Ilsan Hospital in Seoul, South Korea has found that, people who eat alone are at high risk of developing metabolic syndrome in...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 01, 2017 01:01 PM

Red wine may improve fertility in women, says study

A glass of red wine every week may improve fertility in women, the latest study has found.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 30, 2017 08:50 PM

Self-confidence and belief can help beating cancer: South Indian actress Gautami

In her recent interview during a breast cancer awareness event on Thursday, South Indian actress and cancer survivor Gautami has encouraged patients to keep their confidence and positive vibes around...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 27, 2017 11:18 AM

Skin plays crucial role in regulating blood pressure, heart rate: Study

Skin, the largest organ, plays a crucial role in regulating blood pressure and heart rate, scientists have found in a study conducted on mice.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 26, 2017 10:12 PM

Daydreaming is a sign of smartness and creativity, claims study

Are you a daydreamer? Well, we have some good news for you. According to the latest study, it is stated that daydreaming is a sign that you are really smart and creative.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 25, 2017 11:47 PM

Nagpur | Swine flu claims over 400 lives in last 7 years: RTI

Swine flu, the human respiratory infection caused by an influenza strain has claimed over 400 lives in the last seven years in Nagpur, as per the reports, provided by the deputy director of health...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 25, 2017 09:55 AM

Taking LSD and psychedelic drugs may cut down criminal and violent streaks, says study

"Our findings suggest the protective effects of classic psychedelic use are attributable to genuine reductions in antisocial behaviour rather than reflecting improved evasion of arrest," he said.

PTI | Oct 24, 2017 09:55 PM

Researchers in US found 'suicide molecules' may help fight cancer

The researchers at Northwestern University recently found a "suicide molecule" that forces tumours to self-destruct and trigger a fail-safe mechanism that may protect from deadly disease cancer.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 24, 2017 12:46 PM

Kolkata raw food items have alarming lead levels, finds study

Raw food items sold in most city markets have Lead concentration far above the permissible limit and can permanently damage key human organs, a survey conducted by the Geological Survey of India (GSI)...

PTI | Oct 23, 2017 09:14 AM

Inactivity, poor sleep may boost genetic risk of obesity

In the past, it has been difficult to measure interactions between genetic risk factors and aspects of environment and lifestyle in a systematic way.

PTI | Oct 22, 2017 05:52 PM

Mushroom-rich breakfast may provide greater feeling of fullness, says study

Adding mushroom to your breakfast diet may give you a greater feeling of fullness, a latest study has found.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 21, 2017 09:47 AM