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Friends, family help to reduce stress from marital conflict, says study

Researchers studied 105 newlywed couples, kept their daily records of marital conflict in home environment and completed a questionnaire about the number, quality, and characteristics of their...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 17, 2017 05:54 PM

Mumbai: Dengue, leptospirosis claim five lives in first two weeks of September

The city of Mumbai has been clinched by dengue and leptospirosis that has claimed lives of five people including two children in the first two weeks of September.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 17, 2017 01:01 PM

A fifth of global deaths linked to diet says study

More than 1.6 million people in poor countries died in 2016 from diarrhoea caused by contaminated water and food

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 02:55 PM

Carbohydrates may be key to better malaria vaccine says study

Carbohydrates on the surface of malaria parasites play a critical role in malaria's ability to infect mosquito and human hosts.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 02:14 PM

Swine flu infection may trigger type 1 diabetes says study

H1N1 influenza may put people, particularly children, at greater risk of developing type 1 diabetes, a study suggests.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 08:59 AM

Attention teenagers! Binge drinking may lead to brain damage: Study

All the teenagers out there, you need to read this. Binge drinking can not only cause damage to your liver and physical but can prove to be detrimental for your brain.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 12:23 AM

Attention women! Drinking coffee and tea may help to reduce death risk due to diabetes: Study

Several studies have shown that drinking coffee is beneficial to counter the risk of death, but little is known as such about the role of caffeine in reducing the risk of death in people with...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 15, 2017 07:46 PM

9-Year-old blood cancer patient tested HIV positive after blood transfusion

The teenage girl was being treated at the Alapuzha Medical College and Hospital from where she was referred to the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) in Thiruvananthapuram.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 15, 2017 02:18 PM

Attention women out there! Vitamin D deficiency may escalate risk of multiple sclerosis: Study

According to a new study, low levels of Vitamin D may create health problems, escalating the risk of developing multiple sclerosis in females.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 09:15 PM

Tattoo warning:Toxic nano particles in tattoo inks may harm your immune system

Toxic impurities that make up the ink in tattoos can travel inside the body in the form of nano particles and affect the lymph nodes

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 04:39 PM

Here's how tattoos can cause severe damage to your immune system

According to a new study toxic impurities in the ink of tattoos can cause severe damage to the immune system.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 11:10 AM

Weight loss can reverse Type 2 Diabetes, says study

A new study published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) brings a ray of hope of for people with suffering from Type 2 diabetes.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 09:20 AM

Sitting for hours without movement may kill you fast says study

Study reveals that sitting for hours may raise the risk of dying early

News Nation Bureau | Sep 13, 2017 10:44 PM

Olive oil compound may prevent risk of diabetes says study

Scientists have identified a compound that secretes more insulin, paving the way for low-cost strategies to fight the disease

News Nation Bureau | Sep 13, 2017 08:22 PM

10 Biggest Health Care Scandals That Shook The World

Sometimes, the health care sector finds a place in the news headlines for wrong reasons that are hard to believe.

Tahir Qureshi | Sep 13, 2017 04:55 PM