25.9 C
New Delhi, IN
Monday, March 25, 2019
Researchers find a way to switch off brain circuits that make people crave junk foods while on a diet Have you ever wondered why we crave the very foods that we try to avoid when dieting? Or wish there was...
Genetic data suggests higher levels of physical activity can protect against the risk of depression A new research by a team of researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) strongly support physical activity as a preventive measure for depression. Their report...
A recent study has found that whether you store your fat around the trunk or in other parts of your body is highly influenced by genetic factors Apple or pear? The shape of your body is decided by your genes...
People who move more in old age have sharper thinking and memory skills compared to those who didn't move much at all   Older adults who move more, either with daily exercise or even simple routine physical activity like housework, may...
Study shows poor cardiorespiratory fitness on its own is a red flag for heart attack Poor cardiorespiratory fitness could increase your risk of a future heart attack, even if you have no symptoms of a lifestyle illness today, found a...
A few minutes of stairs climbing, at short intervals throughout the day, can improve cardiovascular health It just got harder to avoid exercise. A few minutes of stairs climbing, at short intervals throughout the day, can improve cardiovascular health. These are...
Study shows smelling your favourite indulgent food for long may help avoid it Just a whiff of fried food may entice you to order a high-calorie meal. But breathe it in for longer than two minutes, and you're more likely...
Lifestyle changes that improve heart health also reduce diabetes risk, finds study Lifestyle changes that are good for your heart can also prevent diabetes, according to a new study published today in Diabetologia. It is the journal of the European...
New food portion size guide launched by British Nutrition Foundation could help in achieving balanced diet If you have been bothered about food portions to eat for a regular balanced diet, this simple and practical food portion guide might come...
Study on patients of Indian and other South Asian origin reveals calcium can predict heart disease Specks of calcium in the heart's artery walls could be an important marker of early heart disease in South Asians. It may help guide...

Don't Miss

Epilepsy drugs increase pneumonia risk in Alzheimer’s patients

Study shows Alzheimer's patients on epilepsy drugs have twice the risk of pneumonia People with Alzheimer's disease using epilepsy drugs have twice the risk of...

Kids in conflict areas three times more likely to die of...

New UNICEF report highlights the challenges children in conflict areas face because of lack of clean water Children under the age of 15 living in...

New risk genes for osteoporosis hold promise of novel therapy

Scientists identified new risk genes for osteoporosis using latest data analytical tools Scientists have identified new risk genes for osteoporosis, the chronic bone-weakening condition that...