25 Nov 2015
Raipur: Stating that the mother tongue is the best medium of instruction at the primary school level, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat yesterday sought priority for native language over foreign language in initial education.
24 Nov 2015
Caracas: Former Argentine football superstar Diego Maradona has lost over five kilos and his progress has been "satisfactory", said Colombian surgeon Carlos Felipe Chaux, who operated on the athlete on November 14 in Maracaibo to adjust a previous gastric bypass operation.
23 Nov 2015
New York: If you think that mouthwatering "umami" taste comes to you via your tongue which sends signals to the brain "telling" you what we have tasted, read on.
20 Nov 2015
New York: Weight loss surgery curbs sugar craving by acting on the brain's reward system, a new study has found. The researchers found that gastrointestinal bypass surgery is used to treat morbid obesity and diabetes, reduced sugar-seeking behavior in mice by reducing the release of a reward chemical called dopamine in the brain.
20 Nov 2015
Beijing: A surgical robot in China's Guangdong province successfully carried out a kidney surgery on a six-year-old boy, a media report said on Friday.
21 Nov 2015
New York: How would you react if you realised that your eight-year-old son is dating a girl?There is a US couple who is celebrating the love between their son and a seven-year-old girl for a touching reason: their son is suffering from last-stage cancer.
19 Nov 2015
New Delhi: AIIMS in collaboration with France-based FAM-Medical Academy Foundation and the French Embassy in India have decided to develop cheaper cancer and cardiovascular drugs.
17 Nov 2015
Beijing: A 31-year-old believed to be China's heaviest woman is looking forward to finding love after a drastic surgery aimed at helping her lose weight, the media reported on Monday.
17 Nov 2015
New York: Practicing yoga can improve quality of life of men with prostate cancer who are undergoing radiation therapy, says a new study led by an Indian-origin researcher.
16 Nov 2015
Maracaibo: Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona underwent a gastric bypass in the western Venezuelan city of Maracaibo over the weekend and is recovering well, doctors said yesterday.