30 Jun 2015
London: Scientists have documented for the first time the DNA damage which can occur to the skin from the full range of ultraviolet radiation from the sun, leading to skin cancer.
26 Jun 2015
New York: A team of researchers is launching a new study with the help of an iPhone app to look into the health and wellness issues of LGBT people. A new ResearchKit app developed by the University of California at San Francisco will survey a wide range of LGBT folks about health issues like HIV/AIDS, smoking, cancer, obesity, mental issues and depression.
17 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Bollywood veteran actor Dharmendra, who recently injured his shoulder, says he will undergo a surgery after the release of his upcoming film 'Second Hand Husband' next month. The 79-year-old actor was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital here on May 27 after he complained of pain in the right shoulder and weakness.
27 Dec 2013
New York: Surgery works better for those suffering from tongue or oral cavity cancer as compared to chemotherapy sessions. New York: Surgery, and not chemotherapy sessions, works better for those suffering from tongue or oral cavity cancer.
18 Jun 2015
Washington: Consuming nuts is associated with a decreased risk of certain types of cancer, but not Type-2 diabetes, says new study. The study was published in the journal Nutrition Reviews
08 Jun 2015
New Jersey: Telugu actress Aarthi Agarwal passed away in a private hospital here on Saturday due to cardiac arrest, her manager said. She was 31.
01 Jun 2015
London: Patients with low blood pressure before an operation are at increased risk of death during or after the surgery than those with preoperative high blood pressure, say researchers, including Indian-origin scientists.
29 May 2015
Mumbai: Veteran actor Dharmendra, who was in hospital following weakness and shoulder pain, was discharged today but will have to undergo a surgery.
16 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Filmmaker Rohit Shetty has presented a bicycle to his 'Dilwale' star Shah Rukh Khan. Shah Rukh, 49, who is shooting the upcoming film with Shetty in Bulgaria, said cycling will help him to recover fromthe knee surgery that he underwent last month.
11 May 2015
New York: If snoring is hampering your partner's sound sleep, simple mouth and tongue exercises can do wonders. Researchers have found that these exercises can reduce frequency of snoring by 36 percent and total power of snoring by 59 percent.