15 Jan 2014
Washington: Your grey matter really does matter! Brain structure is linked to how intensely someone perceives pain, according to a new study. Scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center investigated the relationship between the amount of grey matter and individual differences in pain sensitivity in 116 healthy volunteers.
02 Jul 2013
Animal welfare organizations in Goa are coming together for 'Mission Rabies', an all India mass canine vaccination drive, which is scheduled to begin in the coastal state from September 1.
20 Feb 2014
Hyderabad: Nobel Prize winner German virologist Harald zur Hausen has recommended vaccinations to prevent cancers linked to human papilloma viruses (HPV).
07 Jan 2014
New York: Mindfulness meditation may be useful in battles against anxiety, depression and pain, according to a fresh look at past research.
03 Jan 2014
New York: Suffering from chronic pain? Well, a plant used in Chinese medicine may be of help. A plant used for centuries as a pain reliever in Chinese medicine may also help relieve chronic pain, said a study.
29 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan feels India should aim to produce medal-winning athletes by encouraging sports and help the talented ones to unlock their potential through coaching.
07 Feb 2014
Geneva: The global annual measles mortality reached historic low with vaccination expanding steadily, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said in a statement on Thursday.
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Actress Raima Sen will be seen playing a victim in 'Children Of War', based on the violent birth of Bangladesh. After familiarising herself with the tragedies experienced by the people then, she hopes they are treated as equals now.
21 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Diversified health and well-being firm Philips Tuesday introduced pain relief products in India, under a new category called "pain management" in its consumer lifestyle division.
19 Jan 2014
London: Vitamin D supplements may help reduce chronic pain in fibromyalgia patients, says a new study. Fibromyalgia syndrome is characterised by chronic muscle and joint pain, fatigue and sometimes anxiety or depression.