Health

Good News: Researchers identify molecule effective against tuberculosis

Tuberculosis is a bacterial infection caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). This airborne pathogen tends to infect the lungs and is passed from person to person

Train your brain to form good habits through repetition

If you want to form good habits -- like going to the gym and eating healthy -- then you need to train your brain by repeating actions until they stick,

How microbes help make a perfect cup of coffee

The study showed that lactic acid bacteria which help in the longer fermentation of coffee beans results in better taste, contrary to conventional wisdom.

Good news: New potential breast cancer drug identified

Scientists, including an Indian-American researcher, have identified a molecule that can help treat breast cancer, giving hope to patients who have become resistant to traditional therapies.

Exercise best defence against deep abdominal belly fat

Excercise can help you in the fight against internal, visceral fat that you cannot see or feel, but can lead to insulin resistance, diabetes, heart disease

Low BMI in children can raise eating disorder risk later

Is your toddler underweight or malnourished? If yes, he or she could be at risk for developing anorexia nervosa in adolescence, warns a new study.

Common drug form helps treat child anxiety

Researchers have found that selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are very effective in treating children and adolescents with paediatric anxiety disorder.

Flu linked to stroke risk...Know How?

Catching flu could put you at increased risk of stroke for up to a year, finds a new study. Although the researchers are not sure the reason behind the association,

You will live long if you eat this

A higher consumption of fruits and vegetables may be associated with a lower risk of premature death in patients undergoing hemodialysis, finds a new study.

Vitamin D intake could lower diabetes risk

While Vitamin D helps in promoting bone health, a new study suggests that it may also promote greater insulin sensitivity, thus lowering glucose

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