07 Feb 2015
New Delhi: High amount of psychological stress has harmful effect on the body’s ability to modulate physical pain, a new study published in the journal 'PAIN' revealed.
23 Aug 2014
Lisbon: Researchers at Portugal's Champalimaud Foundation said on Friday that the molecule of serotonin in the organism can diminish sensitivity to pain.
17 Feb 2016
Washington: A compound found in green tea may help combat the joint pain, inflammation and tissue damage caused by rheumatoid arthritis, researchers, including those from India, have claimed.
26 Dec 2013
New York: Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer in women and is responsible for nearly 10 percent of cancer deaths in women - particularly in developing countries.
25 Sep 2015
Mumbai: If sources are to be believed, Hrithik Roshan’s health woes have resurfaced. This time round, the actor is said to be struggling with back pain so severe that he has taken a short break from the shoot of Ashutosh Gowariker’s period drama, Mohenjo Daro.
24 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed pain at the loss of lives in stampede in Mecca and conveyed his condolences to the families of the deceased.
03 Apr 2014
New York: Do you know that a simple vaccination at your nearby clinic can trigger a distinct change in your body odour? Research has documented the first demonstration of a bodily odour change due to immune activation.
02 May 2015
London: People with insomnia and other sleep problems have increased sensitivity to pain, according to a new study.
21 Apr 2015
London: When exposed to pain, the brain of babies "lights up" in a very way similar to adults', a pioneering Oxford University brain scanning study has found.
04 Mar 2014
New Delhi: India has scaled up measures to prevent the polio virus, making it mandatory for all travellers from certain countries including Pakistan and Afghanistan to take the Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV).