Scientists have found that it is possible to reduce fat by blocking the expression of a certain gene in patients.
Here’s what to keep in mind to protect yourself from the damage. It’s also a good idea to take short breaks every few hours, and stretch your limbs a bit.
Have you been inspired by Milind Soman’s recent Ironman feat, and are aiming to run the Mumbai Marathon in January, 2016? Here’s a primer on where you’re at (in terms of fitness) and how to reach your goal.
On his blog Truth Theory, Niraj Naik has outlined the health issues and alarming findings of drinking a can of Coke.
Is scaling bad for teeth? Are cavities caused only by sugar? Here is a list of decoded dentals myths.
Increasing coffee consumption over time may increase the risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), early symptoms of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and dementia.
A new Iowa State University study found a strong association between insulin resistance and memory function decline, increasing the risk for Alzheimer's disease.
Experts say that when it comes to heart health, alcohol is like a slippery slope. While moderation may help your heart function normally in your golden years, heavy or binge drinking will lead to serious consequences for your cardiac health.
If you are diabetic, you cannot afford to miss the findings of this research. According to a new study, diabetics who skip breakfast may have elevated blood sugar levels throughout the day.
A naturally-occurring molecule called lanosterol, administered with an eye dropper, shrank canine cataracts, a team of scientists reported in Nature.
Arsenic in rice is a global health concern, but researchers in Northern Ireland have found a way to remove it by cooking rice the way coffee is brewed.
Smoking, obesity and diabetes, may damage the brain, thereby increasing the risk of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
Two years ago, a Ghatkopar couple opted to bank the stem cells derived from the umbilical cord blood at their son’s birth.
If you thought ginseng is the go-to herb for all your ailments, you'd do better to take a step back and read this. Health experts have warned that if you ever think of trying out ginseng supplements, then you must also go through its possible side effects instead of blindly taking them.
If you cannot leave your smartphone aside even for a minute, this research is for you. According to a study, mobile phones can actually cause cancer: A metabolic imbalance caused by radiation from your wireless devices could be the link to a number of health risks, such as various neurodegenerative diseases and cancer.