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Over 9,000 passengers screened for coronavirus
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2020 11:45:05 PM IST
Over 9,000 passengers from 43 flights have been screened at various international airports in India in the wake of outbreak of Coronavirus (nCoV) in the City in China. No case of nCoV has been detected so far here in India. ... read..


Cabinet nod for India-Brazil MoU on early childhood sector
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2020 11:45:05 PM IST
The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between India's Indian Ministry of Women and Child Development and the Brazilian Ministry of Citizenship for bilateral cooperation in the field of early childhood. ... read..


'Drug for arthritis in dogs can fight cancer in people'
New York | Wednesday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST
Drugs for diabetes, inflammation, alcoholism -- and even for treating arthritis in dogs -- can also kill cancer cells in the lab, according to a new study. ... read..


Online bullying more horrifying, leads to depression in youths
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST
As researchers have found that cyberbullying amplifyies symptoms of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder in young people, health experts here also stressed that in some cases it can be far more horrifying than physical bullying. ... read..


Full flu vaccination cuts child hospitalisations in half
New York | Wednesday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST
Researchers have found that fully vaccinated children reduced the risk of hospitalisation for complications associated with influenza by 54 per cent. ... read..


China issues travel advisory after deaths due to nCoV
New Delhi/Beijing | Wednesday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST
China has advised people against traveling in and out of Wuhan, the city hit by the novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) linked to the deadly Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). ... read..


US FDA approves first treatment for thyroid eye disease
New York | Wednesday, 2020 7:15:05 PM IST
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first drug for the treatment of thyroid eye disease, a rare condition where the muscles and fatty tissues behind the eye become inflamed, causing the eyes to be pushed forward and bulge outwards. ... read..


New tool to predict risk of depression in adolescence
London | Wednesday, 2020 7:15:05 PM IST
Researchers have developed a predictive tool that can recognise adolescents who are at high or low risk of depression in young adulthood. ... read..


Mothers still face barriers to breastfeed at work: Study
New York | Wednesday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST
Despite the protections in place to support breastfeeding for employees, the burden still falls on working mothers to advocate for the resources they need, says a new research. ... read..


Health emergency in China's Hubei to control coronavirus
Beijing | Wednesday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST
Central China's Hubei province on Wednesday activated level II public health emergency response to tackle the pneumonia epidemic first spotted in the provincial capital Wuhan. ... read..


nCoV: Cochin begins screening passengers from China, Hong Kong
Kochi | Wednesday, 2020 4:45:05 PM IST
The Cochin International Airport (CIAL) from Wednesday started screening all incoming passengers from China and Hong Kong, following the outbreak of a Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), said a CIAL official. ... read..


Researchers explore tailored wellness care to older adults
Washington D.C. | January 22, 2020 4:41:21 PM IST
In a recent study, researchers have found that community-based wellness instructors can provide tailored wellness care to older adults. ... read..


Thailand to implement strict screening to guard coronavirus
Bangkok | Wednesday, 2020 3:45:05 PM IST
The Thai Ministry of Public Health announced that it would step up measures to screen Chinese tourists arriving in Thailand for Lunar New Year celebrations. ... read..


China reports 440 confirmed cases of new coronavirus pneumonia
Beijing | Wednesday, 2020 3:15:05 PM IST
Chinese health authorities announced Wednesday that 440 confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) had been reported in the country by the end of Tuesday. ... read..


Researchers develop new tool to identify youths at high risk of depression
Washington D.C. | January 22, 2020 1:11:24 PM IST
A team of researchers has extended their efforts to identify a predictive tool that helps to identify young people who are likely to experience high or low depressive disorder when they reach around the age of eighteen. ... read..


Researchers develop possible technique to treat Parkinson disease
Washington D.C. | January 22, 2020 10:11:20 AM IST
A non-invasive technique which could be used later to treat Parkinson's disease has been discovered by the scientists that helps to successfully target a highly specific group of brain cells which play a key role in the development of the condition. ... read..


Doctors come up with new surgical procedure to fix broken ribs faster
Washington D.C. | January 22, 2020 9:41:19 AM IST
Rib fractures can be problematic because unlike a snapped limb, ribs usually cannot be set back in place to make the healing process fast and pain-free. ... read..


Cyberbullying triggers childhood trauma, depression
Washington D.C. | January 22, 2020 8:41:26 AM IST
A team of researchers had found that children who had been cyberbullied had significantly higher severity of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, than those who were not bullied. ... read..


Mamata walks around in Darjeeling, gives kids polio drops
Darjeeling | Wednesday, 2020 4:45:05 AM IST
Strolling on the hilly roads of Darjeeling town, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday chatted with the common people and traders and administered pulse polio drops to children. ... read..


New T-cells kill all cancers without touching healthy cells
London | Wednesday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST
Researchers at Cardiff University have discovered a new type of killer T-cell that offers hope of a "one-size-fits-all" cancer therapy. ... read..


Bengaluru airport starts virus screening of Far East arrivals
Bengaluru | Wednesday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST
Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) has set up a Novel Corona Virus screening mechanism in the premises in a bid to prevent its spread in the city, an official here said on Tuesday. ... read..


Coronavirus: Screening of passengers from China at 7 airports
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST
The Ministry of Civil Aviation on Tuesday extended the screening of passengers coming in from China to four more airports -- Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Cochin -- in a bid to thwart the threat of 'novel coronavirus disease' (nCoV). ... read..


Poor gut bacteria may turn your kid into a problem child
New York | Wednesday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST
Parents, if your kids throw attitude and do not listen to you despite repeated warnings at home, it is time to check the quality of their food as microbiome in the gut plays a key role in deciding kids' behaviour, a novel study has found. ... read..


Sophie Choudry: I don't believe in extreme dieting, extreme workouts
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST
Sophie Choudry, who is one of the fittest celebrities in Bollywood, says she doesn't believe in extreme dieting and extreme workouts. ... read..


Prenatal smoking, drinking increases SIDS risk: Study
New York | Tuesday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST
Children born to mothers who drank and smoked beyond the first three months of pregnancy have 12-fold increased risk for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), says a new study. ... read..


Marijuana linked to increased risk of heart problems
New York | Tuesday, 2020 7:15:05 PM IST
More than two million adults with heart conditions report that they have used or are currently using marijuana, according to a new study. ... read..


Belly fat may lead to multiple heart attacks
London | Tuesday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST
Heart patients, please take note. Researchers have found that heart attack survivors who carry excess fat around their waist are at increased risk of another heart attack. ... read..


Pune's Virology institute to test novel coronavirus samples
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) has said that the National Institute of Virology in Pune is fully prepared to test samples of the novel coronavirus (nCoV) along with 10 other laboratories under the Indian Council of Medical Research's Vi ... read..


Study suggests medicinal cannabis may not treat sleep problems in long run
Washington D.C. | January 21, 2020 10:41:20 AM IST
A recent research has found that medical cannabis may not be able to help treat sleeping problems of people who have chronic pain over the long term. ... read..


Abdominal fat can lead to repeated heart attacks: Study
Sophia Antipolis | January 21, 2020 10:11:22 AM IST
According to a recent study conducted by researchers, heart attack survivors having excess belly fat are at a higher risk of another heart attack. ... read..


Marijuana affects heart more than one can think of, reveals study
Washington D.C. | January 21, 2020 10:11:19 AM IST
With traces of marijuana being found in a number of heart patients, physicians worry about the safe usage of the substance considering more States have legalised it for recreational and medicinal use raising its usage level in the past few years. ... read..


New test developed to help prevent glaucoma-related blindness
Washington D.C. | January 21, 2020 9:11:19 AM IST
New research conducted in Australia have come up with a genetic test to detect those at risk of going blind from glaucoma (eye disease). ... read..


15 youths suffer vision loss due to solar eclipse
Jaipur | Tuesday, 2020 6:15:05 AM IST
The vision of 15 youngsters, aged 10-20 years, were affected due to watching the December 26 solar eclipse with naked eyes, said Kamlesh Khilnani, head of the ophthalmology department at SMS Hospital, here. ... read..


Malaika nails a new yoga posture
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2020 1:15:06 AM IST
Fitness freak Malaika Arora has nailed the modified reclined pigeon pose. Not just that, she is encouraging her fans to learn the yoga posture. ... read..


Adulthood linked to lower amount of physical activity
New York | Monday, 2020 11:45:05 PM IST
Leaving school and getting a job both lead to a drop in the amount of physical activity, while becoming a mother is linked to increased weight gain, researchers have found. ... read..


Inadequate food access linked to premature mortality: Study
Toronto | Monday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST
Researchers have found that people with inadequate access to food due to financial constraints are 10 to 37 per cent more likely to die prematurely from any cause other than cancer, compared to food-secure people. ... read..


31% Goa IT workers battle hypertension, 40% overweight: Study
Panaji | Monday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST
Nearly 31 per cent of the IT sector workforce in Goa suffers from hypertension whereas more than 40 per cent are either overweight or obese, a cross-sectional study of IT professionals working in the coastal state has revealed. ... read..


71% parents believe video games good for teens
New York | Monday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST
Seventy-one per cent of parents believe that video games may have a positive impact on their kids, while 44 per cent try to restrict video game content, says a new study. ... read..


This blood test may predict onset of tuberculosis
London | Monday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST
Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed a blood test could predict the onset of tuberculosis three to six months before people become unwell, a finding which could help better target antibiotics and save countless lives. ... read..


Early menopause increases health problems after 60: Study
Sydney | Monday, 2020 5:45:05 PM IST
Women who experience premature menopause are almost three times more likely to develop multiple, chronic medical problems in their 60s, says a new study. ... read..


Dense fog hampers traffic in Punjab, Haryana
Chandigarh | Monday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST
Dense fog on Monday engulfed most of parts of Punjab and Haryana, affecting rail and road traffic, as minimum temperatures remained below normal in many areas. ... read..


Researchers suggest novel technique to treat cardiac arrhythmias
Washington D.C. | January 20, 2020 4:11:29 PM IST
A technique for holding your breath for over five minutes has been discovered by researchers that can be used as a potential treatment method for people suffering from heart conditions like cardiac arrhythmias. ... read..


Study reveals people with inadequate access to food more likely to die prematurely
Washington D.C. | January 20, 2020 4:11:22 PM IST
According to a recent study, adults with food insecurity and inadequate access to food because of financial constraints are 10 to 37 per cent more likely to die from any cause other than cancer compared to food-secure people. ... read..


Drug prescriptions for dementia reveal racial disparities in UK
London | January 20, 2020 2:11:30 PM IST
A new UCL-led study in the UK has suggested that the black and Asian people with dementia are not receiving the same quality of medical care as their white peers. ... read..


Study analyses changes in diet and body weight as we grow older
Washington D.C. | January 20, 2020 12:41:22 PM IST
A team of researchers has conducted a detailed study on how leaving school and getting a job can lead to a drop in the amount of physical activity while becoming a mother is linked to increased weight gain. ... read..


Premature menopause can pose risk of multimorbidity, study suggests
Washington D.C. | January 20, 2020 10:11:31 AM IST
A recent study has revealed that women who experience premature menopause are three times more likely to undergo chronic medical problems in their 60s compared to women who went through the suggested age of menopause. ... read..


Preventive Health Care is key to long life: Experts
New Delhi | Monday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST
The medical community from India, Asia Pacific and the USA joined the speakers here in New Delhi on Sunday at a two-day conference and workshop over fundamental doctrines of anti-aging. ... read..


Punjab to administer polio drops to 33 lakh children
Chandigarh | Sunday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST
Punjab Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu on Sunday launched a three-day pulse polio campaign at Jagatpura village in Mohali district. ... read..


Less active babies have higher obesity risk: Study
New York | Sunday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST
Parents, please take note. Researchers have revealed that less active infants may accumulate more fat, which in turn may put them at risk for obesity later in life. ... read..


China reports 17 new coronavirus pneumonia cases
Beijing | Sunday, 2020 5:45:05 PM IST
China's health authorities said on Sunday 17 new cases of pneumonia caused by a novel strain of coronavirus that had been detected in the central city of Wuhan. ... read..


Researchers explain why cancer risk is higher in males
London | Sunday, 2020 5:45:05 PM IST
DNA differences between men and women may explain why cancer risk is higher in males, according to a new study. ... read..


Scientists develop laser diode to emit deep UV light
Washington D.C. | January 19, 2020 8:41:21 AM IST
Laser diodes that emit short-wavelength ultraviolet light, which is called UV-C, could be used for disinfection in healthcare, for treating skin conditions such as psoriasis, and for analysing gases and DNA. In recent research, scientists have succeeded i ... read..


Specialists' shortage ails Gurugram govt hospital
Gurugram | Sunday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST
While the millennium city is emerging as the medical tourism destination with over 30 multi-speciality hospitals, the civil hospital here registering over 10,000 footfalls a day are "referring patients to other government hospitals, such as Delhi's AIIMS, ... read..


Rs 5.38 lakh cr needed for primary healthcare: Govt
New Delhi | Saturday, 2020 11:15:05 PM IST
Projecting a Rs 5.38 lakh crore requirement over the next five years for providing primary healthcare, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has said it will help deal with 90 per cent of the healthcare demands. ... read..


Acid reflux drugs not good for breast cancer patients
New York | Saturday, 2020 11:15:05 PM IST
Researchers have found that acid reflux medicines prescribed to breast cancer patients may have side effects such as poorer memory and concentration. ... read..


Preventive healthcare through intermittent fasting is best way to healthy life: Experts
New Delhi | January 18, 2020 11:11:25 PM IST
As many as 300 doctors participated in a conference here to sensitise people on the importance of intermittent fasting. ... read..


Zero teenage pregnancy campaign garners support in Rajasthan
Jaipur | Saturday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST
The #ZeroTeenMothers campaign launched by the Population Foundation of India on National Youth Day on January 12 is receiving enthusiastic support from Rajasthan's policy-makers. ... read..


Researchers develop 1st diagnostic test for new Chinese virus
London | Saturday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST
Researchers have developed the first diagnostic test to detect the novel Chinese coronavirus, which is likely to spread globally. ... read..


Faking emotions at work does more harm than good
New York | Saturday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST
The idea that someone can fake a positive attitude to elicit real-life benefits - often backfires when used with co-workers, a new study suggests. ... read..


Better critical care can vary depending on the patient population of the hospital
Boston | January 18, 2020 6:11:22 PM IST
A new study has revealed that while critical care outcomes in intensive care units (ICUs) steadily improved over a decade at hospitals with few minority patients, ICUs with a more diverse patient population did not progress comparably. ... read..


Burnout Syndrome can lead to heart related-disease
Sophia Antipolis | January 18, 2020 4:11:31 PM IST
A major study published in the European Cardiology Bulletin found that Burnout syndrome that makes people feel overly tired, energy-free, demoralised and irritable can lead to a possibly deadly rhythm of the heart. ... read..


Real risks of exposure to cannabis during pregnancy have been found.
Ontario | January 18, 2020 4:11:25 PM IST
A research study revealed that THC, which is the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, has an important effect on placental and fetal growth during pregnancy. ... read..


Cannabis users bad at driving even when they are not under influence: Study
Washington D.C. | January 18, 2020 3:41:30 PM IST
Folks who like their weed blunts and pot brownies may not fare very well at driving even when they are not high, according to research. ... read..


Common party-drugs show promise in treating PTSD
South Carolina | January 18, 2020 1:11:21 PM IST
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which may lead to nightmares, memories of trauma, heightened reactions, anxiety, and depression, can be more effectively treated with a treatment approach that involves the medicinal use of psychedelics. ... read..


Researchers find traces of Vitamin C deficiency disease Scurvy in Canada
Washington D.C. | January 18, 2020 10:41:21 AM IST
In a recent study, researchers have found traces of a disease known as Scurvy in Canada. The debilitating condition is remembered as a disease of pirates. ... read..


Human foetal lungs harbour a microbiome signature, find researchers
Washington D.C. | January 18, 2020 9:41:21 AM IST
In a first time finding, researchers discover that the lungs and placentas of foetuses in the womb as young as 11 weeks after conception already show a bacterial microbiome signature, which suggests that bacteria may colonise the lungs well before birth. ... read..


Researchers discover new tumour-driving mutations in under-explored regions of cancer genome
Washington D.C. | January 18, 2020 9:11:22 AM IST
Researchers have discovered new regions of non-coding DNA that when altered may lead to cancer growth and progression, according to a pan-cancer analysis of whole genomes. The analysis reveals novel mechanisms of disease progression that could lead to new ... read..


Haryana to deploy home guards for security of doctors
Chandigarh | Saturday, 2020 4:45:05 AM IST
The Haryana government has decided to deploy 1,652 home guards for security of medical practitioners and of all primary health centres, community health centres, and district hospitals, state Home Minister Anil Vij said on Friday. ... read..


Piramal divests its DRG business for $950 million
Mumbai | Saturday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST
Piramal Enterprises has divested its Decision Resources Group (DRG) business to Clarivate Analytics for $950 million. ... read..


Cells defend themselves from stress by cohesion
Washington D.C. | January 17, 2020 11:41:24 PM IST
In a recent study, researchers have been able to show how cell to cell contacts are necessary for the survival of human cells under protein-damaging conditions and stress. ... read..


Soybean oil diet may trigger genetic changes in brain
New York | Friday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST
Widely consumed soybean oil not only leads to obesity and diabetes but may also affect neurological conditions like autism, Alzheimer's disease, anxiety and depression, report researchers from University of California Riverside, including one of Indian or ... read..


Next-gen radiation therapy for cancer patients now in India
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST
Indraprastha Apollo Hospital in New Delhi on Friday launched the most advanced version of TomoTherapy Radixact X9-- the smartest radiation therapy to treat the most complicated cancer tumours. ... read..


No proof to link '13 Reasons Why' to high US suicide rates: Study
New York | Friday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST
Contrary to the findings of a 2019 study that associated the Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" with an increase in monthly suicide rates among youth after the show's release, a new analysis finds no evidence to draw such a link. ... read..


Data from Fitbit smartwatches helped predict flu in real time
New York | Friday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST
In a first-ever study on wearable devices to improve surveillance of infectious disease, researchers in the US have achieved real-time flu prediction in five states, using resting heart rate and sleep tracking data from Fitbit users. ... read..


Air pollution, stress linked to thought problems in kids
New York | Friday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST
Parents, please take note. Researchers have revealed that kids with elevated exposure to early life stress in the home and increased prenatal exposure to air pollution exhibited heightened symptoms of attention and thought problems. ... read..


China confirms 2nd death from new coronavirus
Beijing | Friday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST
China has confirmed a second death due to a new type of coronavirus in Wuhan city, health authorities said on Friday. ... read..


Eat walnuts daily for better gut, heart health
New York | Friday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST
Walnuts may not just be a tasty snack, they may also promote good-for-your-gut bacteria, say researchers, adding that these 'good' bacteria could lead to better heart health. ... read..


'Electric nose' to monitor health and environment: Study
New York | Friday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST
A highly sensitive, wearable gas sensor like an 'electronic nose' for environmental and human health monitoring may soon become commercially available, say researchers. ... read..


Air pollution from oil, gas production sites visible from space
New York | Friday, 2020 3:50:53 PM IST
Oil and gas production has doubled in some parts of the United States in the last two years, as researchers have seen a significant increase in the release of the lung-irritating air pollutant nitrogen dioxide and a more-than-doubling of the amount of gas ... read..


Group B Streptococcus: Hilleman Labs to make affordable vaccine
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 3:50:53 PM IST
Aiming to develop affordable vaccines in this healthcare sector, pharmaceutical firm Hilleman Laboratories on Thursday announced its expansion into the area of maternal and child health. ... read..


Raj govt hospital makes history by successful heart transplant
Jaipur | Friday, 2020 3:50:53 PM IST
SMS Hospital in Jaipur became the first government hospital of the state to undertake a successful heart transplantation. ... read..


Why are men more cancer-prone: Answer may lie in the Y chromosome
Barcelona | January 17, 2020 11:41:25 AM IST
Several studies have indicated that men are more prone to developing cancer as compared to women, however very little is known about why they display a higher susceptibility towards this deadly disease. ... read..


Scientists come up with "electric nose" for health and environmental monitoring
Washington D.C. | January 17, 2020 10:41:21 AM IST
A highly sensitive, wearable gas sensor for environmental and human health monitoring may soon become commercially available, according to researchers at Penn State and Northeastern University. ... read..


Genetics might explain the difference in our ability to ward off gut infections
Lausanne | January 17, 2020 9:41:21 AM IST
Individuals vary in the capability of their immune systems to ward off gut infections due to bacteria viruses and other pathogens, but the latest research suggests that part of this can be explained by genetic factors. ... read..


Group B Streptococcus: Hilleman Labs to make affordable vaccine (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST
Aiming to develop affordable vaccines in this healthcare sector, a research and development organisation Hilleman Laboratories on Thursday announced its expansion into the area of maternal and child health. ... read..


IIT-R discovers new antibacterial molecule
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 11:45:05 PM IST
To eliminate a multitude of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, the researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, (IIT-R) have discovered a novel compound. ... read..


Smoking hookah may increase heart attack, stroke risk
New York | Thursday, 2020 11:15:05 PM IST
Researchers have found that tobacco smoke from a hookah caused blood to function abnormally and be more likely to clot and quickly form blood clots, which can increase the risk of heart attack or stroke. ... read..


Blue light therapy may heal mild traumatic brain injury
New York | Thursday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST
Early morning blue light exposure therapy can aid the healing process of people impact by mild traumatic brain injury, according to new research. ... read..


Stroke patients more likely to suffer heart attack: Study
Toronto | Thursday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST
Both women and men are significantly more likely to have a heart attack or another major cardiovascular event within thirty days of having a stroke, according to a new study. ... read..


Drinking low-fat milk linked to less aging in adults
New York | Thursday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST
Researchers have revealed that drinking low-fat milk is significantly associated with less aging in adults. ... read..


Algorithm developed to predict gestational diabetes in women
Jerusalem | Thursday, 2020 7:45:05 PM IST
Researchers have developed a new computer algorithm which will be able to identify women who are at high risk of gestational diabetes -- even before they get pregnant. ... read..


Japan confirms 1st case of new coronavirus infection
Tokyo | Thursday, 2020 4:15:05 PM IST
The first case of a pneumonia-like illness caused by a new strain of coronavirus has been detected in Japan, the countrys Health Ministry confirmed on Thursday. ... read..


Girl dies during PAC physical eligibility test in UP
Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh) | Thursday, 2020 3:45:05 PM IST
In a tragic incident, a 20-year-old girl fainted and died during a physical efficiency test (PET) for Uttar Pradesh armed police's Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) entrance exam held at Bareilly's Nakatiya on Wednesday. ... read..


Scientists breach the brain fortress to cure tumors
Washington D.C. | January 16, 2020 11:41:21 AM IST
Researchers have figured out a new method to bypass the blood-brain barrier in situations where it begins to play a counterproductive role by expelling the immune system cell through its drainage system. ... read..


Beauty sleep could be real, say body clock biologists
Washington D.C. | January 16, 2020 11:11:29 AM IST
While taking a good night sleep, makes one feel energetic and refreshed for the day, Biologists have explained for the first time why having a good night's sleep really could prepare us for the rigorous activities of the day ahead. ... read..


Women find bearded men more attractive, but there is a creepy-crawly catch
Washington D.C. | January 16, 2020 11:11:27 AM IST
Beards are all the craze among men these days, but according to a new study, their thick and luscious facial hair can sometimes work against them. ... read..


Study reveals women's blood vessels age faster than men's
Washington D.C. | January 16, 2020 8:41:18 AM IST
According to new research women's blood vessels age faster than men's and puts them at risk of heart disease. ... read..


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