16 Nov 2013
New Delhi: Mouth acidity, caused by sugary food, fizzy drinks and other acidic food items, can damage the teeth by softening their roots, a study by leading oral hygiene brand Pepsodent said on Friday.
04 Jan 2014
London: The general view that obesity is a problem associated with relatively richer Western countries has been turned on its head by a new report which states that middle-income countries like India are now at the heart of a "fat explosion".
31 Dec 2013
New York: Neanderthal fossils, found in an Italian cave in the 1980s, are actually remains of medieval humans, a new research has found. The research reanalyzed a tooth, which was found in a cave in northeastern Italy along with a finger bone and another tooth.
30 Nov 2013
New Delhi: A Chinese man has asked a local court to announce his 1st born son who is alive to be dead, as he wanted to have another child
20 Feb 2014
Mumbai: Actress Madhuri Dixit, who speaks about women empowerment and fights for justice in her forthcoming film "Gulaab Gang", also plans to educate women in India.
24 Jul 2013
London: Months before their D-day, people start discussing the kind of wedding they want. Should they go in for a big or a small wedding? Take your call after analyzing both sides of the argument.
04 Apr 2014
New Delhi: A study conducted by Christina Wee, MD, Director of Obesity Research in the Division of General Medicine and Primary Care revealed that more than half of high risk drinkers are less likely to report high-risk drinking behavior after weight loss surgery.
06 Dec 2013
Washington: Malaria research and development will require up to USD 8.3 billion over the next decade to combat the deadly disease which threatens half of the world's population, particularly in nations like India, according to a new study.
06 Dec 2013
London: The number of people living with dementia worldwide is set to treble and reach 135 million by 2050, according to a new analysis.
31 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Having a lesser life span than women, Indian men are also two to four times more prone to cancer, stone diseases, suicides and heart attacks and five to six times more likely to fall prey "lifestyle diseases", an expert said Thursday.