Three Causes of Psoriasis


  Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune condition that causes the rapid build-up of skin cells. This build-up of cells causes scaling on the skin’s surface. This leads to further inflammation and redness around the scales. These cells

Discrimination strains relationship, harms health


New York, Dec 9 (IANS) Facing discrimination of any kind -- whether because of race, age, gender or other factors -- is bad not for your health but it can also strain the relationship you are in, affecting the health of your partner or spouse as

How jet lag could up cancer risk


London, Dec 10 (IANS) Frequent travelling that causes jet lag could increase your risk of cancer because it tends to disturb our body clocks that are controlled by the same mechanism that causes tumours, finds a study The findings, reported i
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London, Dec 9 (IANS) Anti-impotency Viagra drug used to prevent serious growth complications affecting babies in the womb is ineffective, finds a study. Foetal growth restriction, commonly called intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR), is a c

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New Delhi, Dec 10: Aiming to eradicate tuberculosis (TB) on the lines of polio, the Union Health Ministry has launched a 15-day nationwide door-to door campaign for early and better diagnosis of the infectious disease, an official said. The pr

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London, Dec 10: Frequent travelling that causes jet lag could increase your risk of cancer because it tends to disturb our body clocks that are controlled by the same mechanism that causes tumours, finds a study The findings, reported in the

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New York, Dec 10: Women who delay motherhood are likely to increase the risk of damaging the fertility of their daughters, a study has warned. The findings showed that female fertility declines with age because genetic damage accumulates in a

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New York, Dec 9: An MRI every six months could be far more effective in detecting breast cancer in younger women with a high-risk genetic profile than an annual mammogram, according to researchers. The findings showed that undergoing a dynamic

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Nashik (Maharashtra), Dec 9: A helicopter carrying Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis force-landed here on Saturday as it was "overloaded", an official said. The incident occurred at around 9.30 a.m., when Fadnavis, ac

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  Paprika is a spice from the chili pepper family of the chili pepper family species Capsicum annuum. The seasoning is used to enhance the color and flavor to many cuisines such as Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Hungary, Romania, Croat

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  The benefits associated with a good night's sleep are unlimited, yet a significant number of people aren't getting enough sleep on a regular basis. A good nights sleep can lead to better health, better focus on things, better m

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New York, Dec 8 (IANS) Children between the ages of 7 and 9 may be at greater risk of developing asthma if their mothers drank a lot of sugar-sweetened beverages while pregnant, warns a new study. "Avoiding high intake of sugary beverage

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New York, Dec (IANS) Two tablespoons of canola oil daily may worsen memory, learning ability as well as cause weight gain in people with Alzheimer's disease, claims a study. The study, conducted on mice, suggested that the long term consu

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New York, Dec 8 (IANS) If your kid is regularly in the habit of playing games on smartphones before going to bed, he or she may face an increased risk of becoming obese, warns a study. The findings revealed that children who used digital devi

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New Delhi, Dec 8: The Delhi government announces that the licence of Max Hospital in the city at Shalimar Bagh has been cancelled.  Those who have been admitted to the hospital and have been receiving treatment will continue to do so. 

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