26 May 2015
Washington: An extract made from a plant that is used in traditional Chinese medicine may help treat obesity by suppressing appetite, a new study has claimed. The extract from the thunder god vine reduces food intake and causes upto a 45 percent decrease in body weight.
24 May 2015
New York: People with faster resting heart tare are at an increased risk of developing diabetes, warns a new study. Each additional 10 beats per minute is associated with 23 percent increased risk of diabetes, similar to the effects of a three kilogram per metre square increase in body mass index (BMI), the findings showed.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: All set for a fresh start after nearly recovering from a nagging shoulder injury thanks to the Regenokine treatment in Germany, seasoned Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh says he hopes to remain painfree in his second innings on the course.
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.
08 May 2015
Alapuzha (Kerala): Sports Authority of India Director General Injeti Srinivas on Thursday night visited three girls battling for life at a hospital here after an apparent suicide bid over alleged harassment by seniors at a SAI centre.
30 Apr 2015
New York: Diabetics who quit smoking are likely to experience deterioration in their glucose control for up to three years, says a study.
06 May 2015
New York: Being a bit on the heavier side may not be that bad for diabetics as researchers have found that patients with Type-2 diabetes who are overweight but not obese live longer than those who are underweight or normal-weight.
29 Apr 2015
London: A vaccine has been found to boost a human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patient's immune system and increase effectiveness of antiretroviral drugs in a phase II clinical trial, researchers have reported.
02 Feb 2015
New Delhi: A new study has found hormone that maintains metabolic health can also improve insulin action in obese, diabetic mice, paving the way for new therapies to treat type 2 diabetes.