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WHO expects 100mn global Covid-19 cases by January end

Geneva, Jan 22 (IANS) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), said that the global Covid-19 caseload is expected to hit...

Metformin may reduce death risk in Covid patients with diabetes

New York, Jan 15 (IANS) Use of the diabetes drug metformin -- before a diagnosis of Covid-19 -- is associated with a threefold decrease...

Higher coffee intake may reduce prostate cancer risk

Beijing, Jan 12 (IANS) Do you crave for coffee everyday? If so, then there's a good news for you. A new study suggests that...

Century of data show Covid-19 likely to impact the brain

New York, Jan 7 (IANS) Making a compelling case for the expected long-term effects on the brain and nervous system by the Covid virus,...

All you need to know about the new Coronavirus strain

By Rahul Pandit New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANSlife) Just when our hopes about the vaccine for COVID19 were becoming a reality, the UK government announced...

Covaxin works against UK strain, will release study by Jan 10: Bharat Biotech CMD

New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech said on Monday that its vaccine is efficient against the mutant strain of novel coronavirus found...

10 naturopathy and yoga tips for diabetics in winters

By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANSlife) People with diabetes face a real challenge during the winter season. The cold weather coupled with reduced...

Eat and drink to your heart’s content in 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANSlife) Arguably 2020 has seen the biggest shift in food trends; not only were families forced to cook more and...

Just half a beer can hamper your hand-eye coordination: NASA

San Francisco, Dec 25 (IANS) If you think one or two small drinks won't affect your driving skills, read on. New NASA-led research has...

How Covid affected women, girls and children

By Poonam Muttreja New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANSlife) The impact of Covid-19 is not gender neutral. As the pandemic has spread across the globe it...