26 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Dia Mirza on Monday unveiled ‘B for Braille’, a musical short film that aims at promoting Braille literacy in the country, and called it a ‘benevolent initiative’.
25 Aug 2014
Toronto: Daily exercises to maintain good cardiovascular health also benefits brain, protecting us from cognitive impairment as we age, say a promising study.
22 Aug 2014
New York: American clothing retailer GAP will enter India next year in partnership with textile company Arvind Lifestyle Brand and open 40 outlets across the country as part of its global expansion strategy.
05 Aug 2014
Washington: Eating baked or broiled fish once a week can make the brain healthier, regardless of how much omega-3 fatty acid it contains, according to a new study.
20 Jul 2014
Helsinki: Finnish researchers have suggested that a healthy lifestyle helps in fighting mental decline, with exercise and diet holding significant potential against Alzheimer's disease.
08 Jul 2014
Washington: Cutting down on calories alone may not help you trim your bulging waistline as researchers have found that lack of leisure-time physical activity is linked to increased obesity, particularly in young women.
09 Jul 2014
London: Want to extend your life by 10 years? Adopt a lifestyle that includes healthy diet, staying active, limiting alcohol intake and saying no to smoking, scientists say.
17 Jun 2014
Mumbai: Lifestyle diseases like diabetes and high cholesterol are now hitting more young men in metropolitan cities of India, says a new survey released here on Monday on the occasion of World Men's Health Week.
17 Jun 2014
London: Scientists have found that the human brain has been shrinking for the past 20,000 years, and we have lost roughly a tennis ball's worth of neurons in volume, possibly as a result of 'domestication'.
15 Jul 2014
Panaji: Banning cross-gender massages is not a sure way of preventing prostitution in the privacy of spa and salon cubicles, because of swelling gay and lesbian communities, leading spa operators in Goa claim.