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Is oxytocin a ‘love hormone’? Indian-origin researchers raise questions

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Turning a decades-old dogma on its head, Indian-origin scientists at University of California-San Francisco and Stanford Medicine shows that...

KGMU study finds marker to predict heart attack

Lucknow, Jan 18 (IANS) A study by the King George's Medical University (KGMU) has identified a marker that can predict coronary artery disease (CAD). Through...

Importance of having a plant-based diet and active nutrients in them

DR ANITA JATANA New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANSlife) Obesity is an emerging public health problem of epidemic proportions worldwide. As to WHO, globally, obesity has...

New Covid wave: India, Pak, SL among least hit; Japan worst

Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) Amid the ongoing new Covid-19 global scare, the Christmas Eve figures show that India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan are...

‘Teabag style’ silly walk for few minutes can boost heart health like never before

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) If you find the inefficient walking styles of Mr Teabag and Mr Putey -- acted by John Cleese and...

Wearing masks for longer time can even hamper cognitive performance

Sydney, Dec 10 (IANS) Wearing a face mask can temporarily disrupt decision-making in some situations, hampering cognitive performance in certain sports, and professions like...

US records 4,500 deaths from flu this season

Los Angeles, Dec 6 (IANS) There have been at least 8.7 million illnesses, 78,000 hospitalisations, and 4,500 deaths from flu so far this season...

What is Kadha? How does it help in boost immunity

BALA SARDA New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANSlife) We've all learned over the last two years how important it is to strengthen the body's natural defence...

The Magic of Yoga for working women

DR DEEPAK MITTAL New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANSlife) Setting one's needs first and making time for relaxation, meditation, or exercise are just a few of...

Medical tourism industry facing crisis as pollution

By AVINASH PRABHAKAR New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Air pollution has evolved as a serious problem in recent decades with high toxicological impact on human...