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Homoeopathy popularity rises in India: Ayush Minister Shripad Yesso Naik

Shripad Yesso Naik, Minister of State for Ayush has said that Government of India is taking all steps to promote research in different departments of Homoeopathy

News Nation Bureau | Sep 11, 2017 09:05 AM

Eye test can detect brain disorder, says study

Eye examination may help accurately diagnose a progressive neuro degenerative condition called frontal temporal degeneration.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 10, 2017 10:49 PM

World suicide prevention day 2017: Caring for wounded minds

September 10 is observed as World Suicide Prevention Day as endorsed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP)

News Nation Bureau | Sep 10, 2017 08:28 PM

Teenager suffering from rare congenital disease gets Spanish help

A Spanish hospital has come to the rescue of a 16-year-old girl suffering from a rarest-of-rare congenital skin disorder.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 10, 2017 07:38 PM

South Asians with family history of heart disease can face higher risk

South Asians with a family history of coronary heart disease are at higher risk of suffering from heart attacks.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 10, 2017 06:45 PM

For better brain health maintain a healthy lifestyle: Study

Healthy lifestyle prevents cognitive decline - the loss of ability to think - with age

News Nation Bureau | Sep 10, 2017 04:34 PM

These 7 tips will help in cutting down the risk of cell phone radiation exposure

Here we share with you a few tips on how you can safeguard yourself and your loved ones against the harmful effects of radiation.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 09, 2017 09:23 PM

Weight loss surgery may lead men towards sperm aberrations and lower fertility rates: Study

An atypical study led by a group of scientists from the Emory University School of Medicine in the US has shown that men who undergo bariatric or weight loss surgery may suffer semen abnormalities and...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 09, 2017 08:03 PM

Health workers in Maharashtra villages collecting women's used sanitary pads, here's why

It may sound weird that in a country where menstruation is considered as a Taboo, health workers are collecting women's used sanitary pads. But it's true.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 09, 2017 01:26 PM

Eating hotdogs, bacon and drinking too much beer may up colon cancer risk: study

The report by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) and the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) also found that whole grains, such as brown rice or whole-wheat bread,reduces colorectal...

PTI | Sep 09, 2017 01:17 PM

Researchers find plastic fibres in tap water across nations; Know if India in the list?

Tiny plastic fibres have been found by the researchers in drinking water in several countries across the world. Results show that 83 per cent of the samples brought for tests were found contaminated...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 09, 2017 12:32 PM

Attention pet lovers! Snuggling with pet in bed may affect sleep quality: Study

Some people simply love to snuggle up with pets while sleeping. However, according to a new study, doing so can affect our sleep quality. The research states that letting the pups crawl under the...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 08, 2017 06:12 PM

Blue Whale Challenge: 24x7 helpline for victims, families launched

To combat the terror of Blue Whale Challenge, a 24x7 helpline has been launched. The helpline will provide psychological support to teenagers increasingly getting trapped in the macabre online game.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 08, 2017 05:04 PM

US scientists develop new 'pen' which can identify cancer within 10 seconds

Scientists have developed something which can be beneficial in decreasing the chances of cancer recurrence. They have invented a pen-like device which can effectively identify the cancerous tissue...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 08, 2017 01:58 PM

Madhya Pradesh: Swine Flu claims 44 lives since July 1

The swine flu toll in Madhya Pradesh has risen to 44 with five patients each dying in Bhopal and Indore districts due to the deadly virus. According to Madhya Pradesh's health services director Dr. K...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 08, 2017 12:01 PM