25 Feb 2015
Washington: Skin tests can be used to detect elevated levels of abnormal proteins found in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases, a new research has found.
10 Feb 2015
London: Researchers have identified a new biomarker that could predict the risk of developing dementia by a simple blood test. A low level of the biomarker apolipoprotein E in our blood increases the risk of developing dementia in the future, the findings of the study involving 76,000 people showed.
05 Mar 2015
Bengaluru: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was on Thursday admitted to a naturopathy institute on city outskirts for a 10-day nature cure regimen for treatment of his persistent chronic cough problem and uncontrolled sugar level.
28 Sep 2012
A medicine widely used by people over-65s to combat anxiety and insomnia increases the risk of dementia by 50 per cent within 15 years, researchers have found. Benzodiazepines are widely used in many countries, and it is prescribed to 30 percent of pensioners in France, a daily reported.
02 Mar 2015
New York: People suffering from chronic migraine may soon heave a sigh of relief as researchers have found promise in a minimally invasive innovative treatment.
08 Feb 2015
Washington: The factors behind the prevalence of diabetes may be affected by the geography and hence the prevention and treatment should be based on the local factors, said a study.
09 Mar 2015
Colombo: Charging a Chinese firm of undertaking the USD 1.5 billion Colombo port project without necessary clearances, Sri Lanka's new government on Monday said companies from China will no longer get preferential treatment accorded by previous Mahinda Rajapaksa regime.
19 Feb 2015
Washington: A new treatment developed by US researchers has been found effective in reducing the intensity of muscle cramps by as much as thrice. The new treatment may bring hope for people who suffer from muscle cramps or spasms due to neuromuscular disorders diseases such as multiple sclerosis or from nighttime leg cramps that hampers sleep.
10 Mar 2015
New York: Viagra does not only enhance sexual performance but may also, when combined with new drugs, treat certain cancers and neuro-degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's, say researchers.
03 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will leave for Bengaluru later this week to undergo naturopathy treatment for 10 days as he continues to suffer from high sugar level and chronic cough.