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Australian National University Study Warns Link Between Fast Food and Dementia

Research from the Australian National University (ANU) is warning of a link between the extra calories in a fast-food burger and brain diseases, including...

Amid Ebola Crisis: Ugandan Medical Workers Lament Limited Support to Fight Epidemic

The isolation ward for Ebola patients is a tent erected in the garden of the local hospital. Gloves are given out sparingly to health...

Ebola Epidemic Hampers Global Health due to Lack of Funds

An emergency meeting convened by the World Health Organization has decided the Ebola epidemic in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo does not constitute a...

Father’s Day Special: This is How a Father Should Spend Time with Kids

Researchers have found that fathers who spend lots of time helping out with childcare-related tasks on holidays develop stronger relationships with their kids. The study...

High Costs Preventing People to Take Vital Asthma Medication

Out-of-pocket costs are preventing many people from taking vital asthma medication, says a new study, calling for urgent interventions to promote discussions between patients...

Researchers to Develop Wearable Devices to Help People with Mobility Issues Walk

Researchers in the UK are working on a project that would develop soft, wearable rehabilitative devices to help the elderly and disabled people walk...

Three Indians Suffer from Brain Stroke Every Minute

Every 20 seconds, one Indian suffers a brain stroke, or three every minute, and the numbers are increasing alarmingly due to changing lifestyles. At this...

Here’s How You can Fight Your Digital Addiction

Digital addiction is real and it could be as dangerous as drug addiction, warned psychiatrists while outlining practical ways to fight the urge to use...

Braces won’t Always Bring Happiness, Self-Confidence

Braces can help you get straight teeth but it may not always bring happiness and self-confidence, a study suggests. Published in the journal Orthodontics and...

India: Boost to Biocon’s Biosimilar Business as Bengaluru Units Get European Nod

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has certified the Biocon drug product and substance facilities in the city's southern suburb for good manufacturing practice. "We have...

Scientists Create Virtual Biopsy Device to Detect Skin Tumors

Researchers have developed a "virtual biopsy" device that can distinguish between healthy skin and different types of skin lesions and carcinomas. The ability to analyse...

Bangladeshi Women have Higher Life Expectancy than Men: Study

People in Bangladesh now live longer now compared to decades back and the increase in life expectancy is more in the case of women...

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New Antiplatelet Drug Prevents Blood Clots Without Increasing Risk of Bleeding

Researchers have developed a new drug that prevents blood clots without causing an increased risk of bleeding, a common side effect of all antiplatelet...

Only 3% Engineer Graduates in India Get Good Tech Jobs with High Salary Packages

Only three per cent of engineer graduates in India get high-quality tech jobs with salary packages of Rs 8-10 lakh and above, according to...

Cybercriminals Increasingly Attack on Home Routers: Report

Increase in attacks targeting and leveraging routers will continue as cybercriminals are able to easily monetise these infections in secondary attacks, warns a new...

Photography Influences Karnataka Ace Lensman’s House, Sons’ Names

Passionate over photography, ace lensman Ravi Hongal has built his dream house in Karnataka's Belagavi city in the shape of a camera, while his...