Worsening depression may be dementia cue: study

  Paris: People over 54 who suffer from steadily-worsening depression may ...

Right nutrients essential for foetus development

  By Fatima Nabil Pregnancy is the stage of life cycle where dietary pattern...

Why do older adults struggle to adapt to new environments?

  Sydney: The elderly are often unable to adjust to new surroundings. This is partl...

Early maternal support boosts child's brain growth

Washington: Children who receive adequate care and nurturing from their mothers dur...

How to beat the heat in summer

  London: Are you finding it tough to tackle the scorching heat? Lets take ...

Being harsh on your kids makes them fat

New York: Are you an authoritative parent? A new study has found that harsh parenti...

A banana a day may keep blindness away

Sydney: If you love apples, so also love the humble banana. Eating a banana daily i...

What we eat has bigger consequences for the planet than we ever thought

A new report has added to the growing body of research suggesting that what we eat has tr...

Neck pain at work? Try this exercise

Desk-workers often suffer neck pain. Lateral stretching is a great way to ease the problem....

French court bans smoking area in high school

  Cergy-Pontoise: A French court ruled Thursday that a high school outside Par...

How to tell your best friend their breath smells, and why

Everyone knows and no one dares tell her: she suffers from bad breath. ((Bildagentur-online...

Europe is malaria free, 214 million cases in rest of world in 2015-WHO

  Europe has become the world's first region to wipe out malaria, with zero...

Chocolate milk maker wanted study touted with "Concussion"

  NEW YORK: A small chocolate milk company wanted to tout the ability of its drink ...

Cholesterol drug may fight prostate cancer

  London: A drug designed to lower cholesterol stops the progression of prostat...

New hope as gene manipulation restores eyesight to blind

Paul Bishop, Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Manchester London: Rese...

Brain-dead woman gives birth in Poland

Prof. Barbara Krolak-Olejnik, head of the neonatal unit at the University Hospital in the s...

China's Silicon Valley dream powers rise of health startups

AllTech’s MRI machines. (Li Hui/Bloomberg)   Chengdu: Holed up in...

Yet another cellphone affliction: you may be suffering text-neck

Text neck, a condition that comes from hunching for extended periods over a cellphone. Reco...

Cap a nap at 40 minutes: sleep sitting will automatically rewake you

A daytime nap should be limited to 40 minutes at the most, experts say. (Malte Christians /...

Phone addiction may afflict millions: therapies rely on time-outs

A woman texts although her baby is crying. It's when you neglect more important things ...

British cancer op streamed in virtual reality 'world first'

Representative image. AFP / Philippe Huguen   London: A British surgeon live...