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Secrets of traumatic stress hidden in the brain exposed

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 07:20 PM IST
The brain is the organ of central command which activates and manages autonomic responses to trauma and stress.
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Trying to beat a coke habit with cannabis? Not so fast!

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 05:51 PM IST
Cannabidiol, a chemical in the cannabis Sativa plant, isn't an effective way to reduce your dependence on cocaine, researchers have find.
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Serious complications during pregnancy linked to higher risk of death: Study

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 03:41 PM IST
As per new research females who have had serious complications during pregnancy are at a greater risk of dying.
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Kareena Kapoor Khan(Instagram)
Kareena Kapoor Khan(Instagram)

Mom-to-be Kareena Kapoor Khan looks radiant as she does 'a little bit of Yoga'

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2021 02:43 PM IST
Kareena Kapoor Khan looked radiant in the images as she donned crop tops and leggings, caressing her pregnant belly for a new ad campaign.
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According to a new study, exposure to antibiotics in the first days of life is believed to affect various physiological aspects of neonatal development.(ANI)
According to a new study, exposure to antibiotics in the first days of life is believed to affect various physiological aspects of neonatal development.(ANI)

Study links neonatal antibiotic use to reduced growth in boys

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 11:51 AM IST
According to a new study, exposure to antibiotics in the first days of life is believed to affect various physiological aspects of neonatal development.
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Gym closed? No problem. Tahira Kashyap shows how to regain fitness at home(Instagram/tahirakashyap)
Gym closed? No problem. Tahira Kashyap shows how to regain fitness at home(Instagram/tahirakashyap)

Gym closed? No problem. Tahira Kashyap shows how to regain fitness at home

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2021 11:30 AM IST
  • ‘Chalo get moving with me’: Tahira Kashyap tells fans that ‘it’s never too late’ to get your health routine back and we are already brushing aside mid-week blues and workout excuses with these exercises at home, courtesy her encouraging fitness video | Watch
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The study was published in the 'European Heart Journal'.(Unsplash)
The study was published in the 'European Heart Journal'.(Unsplash)

Study links pregnancy complications, menopause to heart disease risk in women

ANI, Washington [us]
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 11:13 AM IST
A recent study found that pregnancy complications and early menopause increase women's future risk of heart disease.
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A new study suggested that Neurofeedback, also called 'brain training' may be an effective treatment for individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).(Yahoo)
A new study suggested that Neurofeedback, also called 'brain training' may be an effective treatment for individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).(Yahoo)

Brain training may help in treating post-traumatic stress disorder: Study

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 11:01 AM IST
A new study suggested that Neurofeedback, also called 'brain training' may be an effective treatment for individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
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The key factor in preventing non-communicable diseases is lifestyle management at the individual level with a focus on such innovations, which can help increase the awareness of risk factors management in society, claim an international team of researchers.(ANI)
The key factor in preventing non-communicable diseases is lifestyle management at the individual level with a focus on such innovations, which can help increase the awareness of risk factors management in society, claim an international team of researchers.(ANI)

To ward off cancer, other diseases we need to change lifestyle, by innovation

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 10:46 AM IST
The key factor in preventing non-communicable diseases is lifestyle management at the individual level with a focus on such innovations, which can help increase the awareness of risk factors management in society, claim an international team of researchers.
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Groups representing US doctors, teachers and top school officials on Friday pushed back against pressure from President Donald Trump to fully reopen US schools, saying science must guide the decisions.(AP)
Groups representing US doctors, teachers and top school officials on Friday pushed back against pressure from President Donald Trump to fully reopen US schools, saying science must guide the decisions.(AP)

Good prevention efforts can keep Covid-19 transmission in schools quite low

AP
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2021 08:59 AM IST
  • In a recent study, scientists have said that it’s re-assuring that the kind of Covid-19 spread seen in US nursing homes and other places hasn’t been noted in schools with prevention measures but extracurricular activities like sports, have triggered coronavirus spread in some places
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Here's why toddlers who use touchscreens may be more distractible

ANI
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 06:51 PM IST
Toddlers with high daily touchscreen use are less able to resist distraction compared to toddlers with no or low touchscreen use - according to new research.
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Here's how air pollution is linked to increased risk of irreversible vision loss

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 05:18 PM IST
Air pollution is associated with an increased risk of progressive and irreversible sight loss, known as age related macular degeneration (AMD), according to a long-term study that could pave the way for new treatment options for the disorder.
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Tiger Shroff wishes fans on Republic Day in his own style(Instagram/tigerjackieshroff)
Tiger Shroff wishes fans on Republic Day in his own style(Instagram/tigerjackieshroff)

Tiger Shroff sends a flying Republic Day wish from gym in new fitness post

By Nishtha Grover, Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:50 PM IST
  • Tiger Shroff took to Instagram and shared an awe-generating video of himself nailing a flying kick in his gym while holding the Indian Flag in his hand.
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Malaika Arora does the Setubhandhasana variation(Instagram/malaikaaroraofficial)
Malaika Arora does the Setubhandhasana variation(Instagram/malaikaaroraofficial)

Malaika Arora urges followers to roll out Yoga mats and perform Setubhandhasana

By Nishtha Grover, Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 01:34 PM IST
  • Fitness enthusiast Malaika Arora makes sure that every week she shares a new Yoga asana with her followers and inspire them to exercise. This week the actor talked about the benefits and steps of the Bridge Pose.
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Vaccine demonstrates 'neutralising impact' on new coronavirus variants: Moderna

ANI
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 11:25 AM IST
According to a news release by the firm, the two doses of the vaccine "is expected to be protective against emerging strains detected to date."
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Here's why childhood cancer survivors not more likely to undergo abortion

ANI
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 11:18 AM IST
The reduced probability of pregnancy in childhood cancer survivors seen in this study highlights the persisting need for interventions to preserve patients' fertility during treatment.
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Male breast cancer patients at increased risk of heart disease risk factors: Study(Pexels)
Male breast cancer patients at increased risk of heart disease risk factors: Study(Pexels)

Male breast cancer patients have higher risk of heart disease, says study

ANI, Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 11:00 AM IST
  • A new study done by the researchers of Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer and MedStar Washington Hospital Center shows that men who suffer from breast cancer might be more susceptible to cardiovascular diseases.
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Afternoon naps associated with better mental agility(Unsplash)

New study links regular afternoon naps with better mental agility in people

ANI, Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:17 AM IST
  • According to a new research, afternoon naps might help improve locational awareness, verbal fluency, and working memory.
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Looking for full body workout? Try kickboxing like Karishma Tanna for more perks(Instagram/karishmaktanna)
Looking for full body workout? Try kickboxing like Karishma Tanna for more perks(Instagram/karishmaktanna)

Looking for full body workout? Try kickboxing like Karishma Tanna for more perks

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 03:55 PM IST
  • Watch: Karishma Tanna packs impressive punches during kickboxing workout at gym on Monday. This fitness exercise is great for those looking to whip into shape in no time
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Shilpa Shetty Kundra shows how to beat stress with Yoga’s Naukasana or boat pose(Instagram/theshilpashetty)
Shilpa Shetty Kundra shows how to beat stress with Yoga’s Naukasana or boat pose(Instagram/theshilpashetty)

Shilpa Shetty Kundra shows how to beat stress with Yoga’s Naukasana or boat pose

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 01:12 PM IST
  • Looking for exercises that could help you row out of stress and other body issues? Search no further as Shilpa Shetty Kundra shows us how to do it by taking us through the step-by-step process of nailing Yoga’s Naukasana or boat pose in this fitness video | Benefits inside
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As per the findings published in the journal, Scientific Reports, during stimulation, the active electrode can transmit a positive or negative electrical charge.(Unsplash)
As per the findings published in the journal, Scientific Reports, during stimulation, the active electrode can transmit a positive or negative electrical charge.(Unsplash)

Direct current stimulation over brain's Wernicke area helpful in learning words

ANI, Washington [us]
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 12:56 PM IST
Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation, which is a non-invasive way of stimulating the brain over the Wernicke's area, may lead to new assistive neurotechnologies for the rehabilitation of people with cognitive disorders in future.
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The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has meant more time at home for everyone and people have turned to cooking, reading, among other activities to deal with the health crisis, which brings a fresh supply of stress every day.(ANI)
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has meant more time at home for everyone and people have turned to cooking, reading, among other activities to deal with the health crisis, which brings a fresh supply of stress every day.(ANI)

Covid-19 lockdown loneliness leads to depressive symptoms in adults: Study

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 12:01 PM IST
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has meant more time at home for everyone and people have turned to cooking, reading, among other activities to deal with the health crisis, which brings a fresh supply of stress every day.
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Tisca Chopra works on core strength with pilates and here’s why you should too(Instagram/tiscaofficial)
Tisca Chopra works on core strength with pilates and here’s why you should too(Instagram/tiscaofficial)

Tisca Chopra works on core strength with pilates and here’s why you should too

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 11:34 AM IST
  • Tisca Chopra’s fitness goals for 2021 include working on her core strength. As she gives a glimpse of her workout on a pilates reformer, we list out its health benefits which will surely push you to give it a try too
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According to a recent study led by Biomedical engineers at Duke University, the human muscle has an innate ability to ward off the damaging effects of chronic inflammation when exercised.(ANI)
According to a recent study led by Biomedical engineers at Duke University, the human muscle has an innate ability to ward off the damaging effects of chronic inflammation when exercised.(ANI)

Study finds exercising could combat chronic inflammation

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 11:18 AM IST
Exercising regularly has a number of health benefits, but did you know that exercising muscle could combat chronic inflammation on its own?
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A new study found that patients with inactive cancer and not currently undergoing treatments for the deadly disease also face a significantly higher risk of severe illness from Covid-19.(ANI)
A new study found that patients with inactive cancer and not currently undergoing treatments for the deadly disease also face a significantly higher risk of severe illness from Covid-19.(ANI)

Patients with inactive cancer at high risk of severe Covid-19 illness: Study

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 10:39 AM IST
A new study found that patients with inactive cancer and not currently undergoing treatments for the deadly disease also face a significantly higher risk of severe illness from Covid-19.
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Mandira Bedi enters the week with 50 mins of wind sprints, headstand, handstand(Instagram/mandirabedi)
Mandira Bedi enters the week with 50 mins of wind sprints, headstand, handstand(Instagram/mandirabedi)

Mandira Bedi enters the week with 50 mins of wind sprints, headstand, handstand

By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 10:25 AM IST
  • Monday motivation: Mandira Bedi’s latest fitness video of nailing headstand and handstand with 50 mins of wind sprints done off the camera, is all the workout inspiration we need to get our week rolling. Read benefits of these exercises inside
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While we all know how getting less sleep and stress can be harmful to a person's health, a new study suggested that lack of sleep, pre-existing mental health issues, and stress could also lead to symptoms that resemble concussion.(ANI)
While we all know how getting less sleep and stress can be harmful to a person's health, a new study suggested that lack of sleep, pre-existing mental health issues, and stress could also lead to symptoms that resemble concussion.(ANI)

Study links insufficient sleep, stress to symptoms resembling concussion

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 09:57 AM IST
While we all know how getting less sleep and stress can be harmful to a person's health, a new study suggested that lack of sleep, pre-existing mental health issues, and stress could also lead to symptoms that resemble concussion.
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Ananya Panday's new fitness post has our mind blown(Instagram/anshukayoga and ananyapanday)
Ananya Panday's new fitness post has our mind blown(Instagram/anshukayoga and ananyapanday)

Ananya Panday does inverted butterfly pose after 108 Surya Namaskars in new post

By Nishtha Grover, Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:45 PM IST
  • Ananya Panday loves an intense morning Yoga session. The actor has lately been sharing a lot of aerial Yoga posts on social media and blowing our minds away.
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Social influence has a large impact on people's adherence to Covid-19 guidelines, suggest the findings of a new study.(ANI)
Social influence has a large impact on people's adherence to Covid-19 guidelines, suggest the findings of a new study.(ANI)

When it comes to following Covid-19 guidelines, social influence matters

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 06:13 PM IST
Social influence has a large impact on people's adherence to Covid-19 guidelines, suggest the findings of a new study.
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Antidepressants do not work for back pain, osteoarthritis(Unsplash)
Antidepressants do not work for back pain, osteoarthritis(Unsplash)

Antidepressants won't help with back pain and osteoarthritis, says study

ANI, Canberra
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 01:38 PM IST
A recent study suggested that contrary to the common belief stimulant medication does not have any effect on chronic back pain and hip and knee osteoarthritis.
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