12 Mar 2015
New York: Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A small study hints that it might.
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.
25 Apr 2015
Washington: The humble turmeric - a familiar yellow spice common in Indian cooking - may help treat oral cancers caused by a virus, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, claim.
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.
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.
05 Oct 2011
A new study has shown that people with frontotemporal dementia, one of the most common forms of the condition, are more likely to lose the ability to recognise negative emotions, such as anger, fear and disgust, than positive emotions such as happiness.
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.
11 Dec 2014
Washington: People who have sleep apnea or spend less time in deep sleep may be more likely to have changes in the brain that are associated with dementia, a new study has warned.
11 Dec 2014
New York: Having proper sleep every night may protect your brain from degeneration as researchers have found that people who have sleep apnea or spend less time in deep sleep are at increased risk of dementia.
13 Jan 2015
Washington: A nasal spray that contains a man-made form of insulin may improve working memory and other mental capabilities in adults with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's, scientists have found.