06 Jan 2012
Want to stave off dementia? All you need to do is to keep your heart healthy, says a new study led by an Indian-origin researcher.
09 Apr 2014
London: Drinking green tea may not only improve your physical health, but also boost your brain power, a new study has suggested.
30 Apr 2014
Rome: Italy's Silvio Berlusconi will begin community service on May 9 and work with Alzheimer's patients, the director of the centre where he will serve his tax fraud punishment said on Wednesday.
11 Sep 2011
Any physical activity that gets the heart pumping may reduce the risk of dementia and slow the condition's progression once it starts, a new study has found.
28 May 2014
New York: Calorie restriction could be a non-toxic way of slowing down spread of breast cancer, a study said.
27 May 2014
New Delhi: In a move towards providing hustle free treatment to the patients in the national capital, the Health and Family Welfare Department has started online facility for OPD cards.
04 Dec 2013
Toronto: Exercise may benefit older people with dementia by improving their cognitive functioning and ability to carry out everyday activities, according to new research.
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.
11 Mar 2014
London: Men aged 18 years, having poorer cardiovascular fitness or a lower IQ are more likely to suffer from dementia before the age of 60, according to a new study conducted on more than one million Swedish men.
19 May 2014
Washington: Viruses are known to cause diseases but in a groundbreaking research, concentrated dose of measles virus was found to cure cancer in a 49-year-old woman during a principal clinical trial.