09 Feb 2015
Melbourne: Besides manual tasks involving awkward position, distractions during activities and fatigue can also trigger low back pain, a study reveals. The study's researchers also found that back pain risk is the highest between 7.00 am and noon.
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.
09 Jul 2015
London: Maria Sharapova looks to end 11 years of misery when she tackles bitter rival Serena Williams for a place in the Wimbledon final on Thursday.
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.
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).
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.
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.
17 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Wearing tight clothes or figure-hugging shape wear may lead to nerve compression in your back and also restrict your hip bone movement, putting pressure on your spine and leading to backache, says an expert.Suraj Bafna, spine consultant at Qi Spine Clinic, lists a few back pain culprits: