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Guava roots can help fight diabetes: Research

Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), March 19 (IANS) Guava comes packed with many health benefits and now its roots are said to be beneficial in fighting...

How IITs are helping people get clean drinking water across the country

New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Some leading Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are taking the initiative to provide clean water with the help of...

Not right time for ‘vaccine passports’: WHO

Geneva, March 10 (IANS) The so called "vaccine passports" should not be used as a requirement for international travel at the present time due...

Follow ‘5-a-day’ rule for longer, healthier life

New York, March 1 (IANS) If you are scouting for a magic potion to live a longer and healthy life, try five daily servings...

The abundant health benefits of mint leaves

By Puja Gupta New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANSlife) Pudina (mint) is one of the oldest culinary herbs known to humans. It has remarkable medicinal properties...

Coconut Oil: The new hair care favourite across the world

New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Coconut oil may have been the home ground of hair care for us, but it is now the superpower...

Three classical ‘kashayams’ get scientific validation for treating rheumatoid arthritis

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 14 (IANS) A team of researchers from the Department of Biochemistry, University of Kerala with the support of the Kerala State Council...

Night-time cardiac arrest higher in women than men: Study

New York, Feb 5 (IANS) Women are more likely than men to suffer sudden death due to cardiac arrest during night-time hours, a new...

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...