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London, Dec 19 : The memory and walking speeds of older adults who have lost all of their natural teeth decline more rapidly than in those who still have some of their own teeth, finds research.
London, Dec 19 : Life expectancy around the world increased by 6.2 years between 1990 and 2013, according to a study published by The Lancet.
Sydney, Dec 18 : Eating at least two pieces of fruit like apples daily helps in preventing depression, especially in middle-aged women, according to a study published Thursday by Australian scientists.
Washington, Dec 18 : People who keep fit face lesser chance of developing hypertension, says a new research.
Washington, Dec 18 : Scientists have found 53 already approved that may block the Ebola virus from entering human cells.
Washington, Dec 18 : A new research has revealed that dieters weighing themselves frequently lose more weight than their counterparts.
Washington, Dec 18 : Providing a ray of hope for cancer patients, researchers have developed a lens-free microscope that can be used to detect the presence of cancer.
Singapore, Dec 18 : A study has found that metformin (MET), a drug for treating diabetes can also be used to boost the efficacy of tuberculosis (TB) medication without inducing drug resistance.
London, Dec 18 : A substance found in broccoli can reduce disease-related defects in children who suffer from Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS).
London, Dec 18 : It may seem a bit bizarre but researchers have found that how often you step on the scale to measure weight is linked to weight loss - the more is the frequency, the faster you slim down.
Taipei, Dec 18 : Migraine may double the risk of a nervous system condition that causes facial paralysis called Bell's palsy, new research says.
Washington, Dec 18 : In a ray of hope against the deadly Ebola virus, researchers have found that 53 existing drugs may help keep the virus from entering human cells - a key step in the process of infection.
Washington, Dec 17 : A new study has revealed yoga may help in managing and improving cardiovascular disease risk factors.
Washington, Dec 17 : A new study has revealed that introverted employees are more likely to give low evaluations of JOB performance to extroverted co-workers, giving introverts a powerful role in workplaces that rely on peer-to-peer evaluation tools for awarding raises, bonuses or promotions.
London, Dec. 17 : A new study provided a deeper insight into how the brain can distinguish between good and bad smells.
Washington, Dec 17 : A new research has indicated that a low glycemic diet does not improve insulin sensitivity, lipid levels or blood pressure.
Montreal, Dec 17 : People injecting drugs like cocaine are at a double-fold risk of developing suicidal behaviour, say researchers.
New York, Dec 17 : Transmission of the deadly Ebola virus occurs in social clusters, an analysis of the ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa has suggested.
London, Dec 17 : Making basic lifestyle changes could help to prevent the onset of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, according to new analysis by British health charity Age UK.
New York, Dec 17 : Researchers have found that domestic violence could affect children even before they are born.
New York, Dec 17 : Researchers have developed a new technology that can assess the location and impact of a brain injury merely by tracking the eye movements of patients as they watch television for less than four minutes.
New York, Dec 17 : Some people think that alcohol-related blackouts, bad hangovers and outrageous behaviour at parties are funny. It is actually not.
New York, Dec 17 : Researchers have found that children from poor socio-economic backgrounds, who regularly attended music classes show larger improvements in how the brain processes speech and reading scores.
New York, Dec 17 : A study has found that people may inherit some intestinal bacteria that cause Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, collectively known as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
New York, Dec 17 : A little extra intake of vitamin E can help regulate an ageing immune system, protecting the body from a bacterial infection that commonly causes pneumonia, a research has found.
London, Dec 16 : Scientists claim that the pills for putting a stop to wrinkles and could also be the key to beating ageing.
Washington, Dec 16 : A new study has shed light on why some people pick junk over healthy food when it comes to midnight snacking.
Washington, Dec 16 : Scientists have claimed that delay in cutting of the umbilical cord by 2 minutes makes newborns develop better in their first days of their lives.
Washington, Dec 16 : Kids between the ages of 6 to 8 years who skip their meals face increased obesity and cardiometabolic risk, according to a new Finnish study.
Washington, Dec 16 : It turns out that it isn't just expectant mom's who experience prenatal hormonal changes, as men who are soon to be dad's to go through them.
Washington, Dec 16 : A new research has suggested a strong connection between burnout and depression.
Kolkata, Dec 16 : The know-how behind German homeopathic remedies for ten ailments will be shared with Indian experts to facilitate their production locally with indigenous resources, it was announced here Tuesday.
Kolkata, Dec 16 : Black tea, known for its immunity boosting potential, can also help prevent and mitigate the effects of stomach ulcers caused by alcohol consumption, a scientist said here.
New York, Dec 16 : Not just mothers, even fathers go through hormonal changes as the date of delivery comes closer, finds a study.
Washington, Dec 16 : Contrary to popular perception, researchers have found that consuming an unnecessary amount of antibiotics could lead to antibiotic resistance, a major public health concern.
New York, Dec 16 : If you feel burnt out often, check for depression signs as researchers have found a definite link between the two.
Washington, Dec 16 : A study has found that most heart attack patients do not receive counselling regarding when to resume sexual activity.
London, Dec 16 : Delaying the cutting of umbilical cord in newborns by two minutes leads to a better development of the baby during the first days of life, shows a study.
London, Dec 16 : Feeling younger than the actual age might be good for older people, say British researchers.
London, Dec 16 : Children who skip any of the main meals - breakfast, lunch and dinner - and cling on to sugary foods are more likely to have excess body fat and an increased risk of having diabetes, heart disease or stroke, research has found.
New York, Dec 16 : If you are unable to hit the gym or go on a morning walk, begin yoga at home to cut your cardiovascular disease risk.
London, Dec 16 : A study of over a million women has shown that women who had their first menstrual cycle at age 10 or younger, or age 17 or older, may be at higher risk of developing heart disease, stroke, and complications of high blood pressure.
Washington, Dec 15 : A new study has revealed that the protein, which regulates protein production, can also control fat levels.
Washington, Dec 15 : A new research has revealed that the challenge of long-term weight control, which every individual going through weight loss faces, is because of different genetic, epigenetic and neuro-hormones in the bodies.
Kolkata, Dec 15 : Alcohol abuse can expose one to life threatening lung conditions, an American scientist said here Monday, suggesting Indian teenagers should refrain from excesses.
London, Dec 15 : Making 5 key lifestyle changes can help you slash risk of developing dementia by one-third, according to a news research.
Washington, Dec. 15 : President Obama's recent diagnosis of acid reflux helped in prompting wide awareness of an ailment that is especially prevalent at the time of holiday season; however, its complications can be avoided.
Washington, Dec 15 : The risk of the Ebola virus passing from organ donor to recipient is extremely small, experts suggest.
New York, Dec 15 : Excessive online social networking is not only addictive but can be associated with other disorders involving poor impulse control that can lead to substance abuse, a new research shows.
London, Dec 15 : It's a well known fact that too much consumption of sugar is bad for health. But a little bit of sugar in moderation isn't as terrible as one thought, say researchers.
Washington, Dec 15 : A US study has suggested the e-cigarettes have hooked a new generation of children to nicotine who otherwise might not have taken up smoking at all.
Washington, Dec 14 : A new research has revealed that white fat cells can be converted into brown cells through a mechanism, that will help in burning body fat and ultimately provide possible approach for treating obesity.
Washington, Dec 14 : A new study has revealed that sleep-related breathing problems and chronic lack of sleep may each double the risk of a child becoming obese by age 15.
Washington, Dec 14 : a new study has revealed that diets high in salty foods are a major culprit in headaches.
London, Dec 14 : People who have attained a high level of education and also complain about memory lapses face a higher risk of a stroke, says a study, adding that the results apply evenly to men and women.
London, Dec 14 : Whereas the exact cause of autism is still not known, researchers have shown that the disease is related to inflammation in the brain, thereby providing a ray of hope for its cure.
New York, Dec 14 : A new study has found that the risk of acute gout attacks is more than two times higher during the night or early morning hours than it is in the daytime.
New York, Dec 14 : Breast cancer impacts men and women differently and men do not fare as well as female patients in survival rates, a new research shows.
New Delhi, Dec 14 : The UN decision to declare June 21 as the International Day of Yoga "is a matter of great pride for India", Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday.
London, Dec 14 : Using advanced genome sequencing technologies, researchers have uncovered the mechanism by which white fat cells from humans get reprogrammed to turn browner, thereby helping to burn fat.