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Breast Health a Lower Priority Amid Pandemic: Survey

By Siddhi Jain With COVID-19 currently occupying the front seat on priorities for personal and public health, women seem to pushing their breast health to...

Yoga and Meditation to Benefit Patients with Chronic Pain, Depression

Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) course -- yoga and meditation-- was found to benefit patients with chronic pain and depression, leading to significant improvement in...

Here Are a Few Tips to Protect Your Beard From Mask

The COVID-19 crisis has definitely brought in infinite changes in the lifestyle and face masks are on top of the list. And, wearing the...

Hot Baths Can Prevent Cardiovascular Diseases: Study

New research suggests that taking hot baths, soaking in hot tubs or using saunas can prevent cardiovascular diseases such as heart disease, high blood...

Excessive Social Media Use Linked with Depression Amid Pandemic

In a major study, researchers have found that the excessive use of social media for Covid-19 health information is related to both depression and...

Tobacco Kills 20% of All People Who Die From Coronary Heart Disease Every Year

The World Health Organization reports tobacco kills 1.9 million people, or 20 percent of all those who die every year from coronary heart disease....

Using Weighted Chain Blankets May Improve Sleep of Insomnia Patients

Using weighted chain blankets may lead to better sleep maintenance, a higher daytime activity level, and reduced symptoms of fatigue, depression and anxiety among...

Chatbot-Based AI Health Apps Can’t Replace a Doctor: Study

As millions of people turn to their mobile devices to talk to chatbot-based health apps, researchers have revealed that existing apps lack the functions...

People Between 30-40 Years of Age Facing New-Found CVDs

By Ashish Srivastava Respiratory disorders caused by Covid-19 have taken a centre-stage during the pandemic, overshadowing other burgeoning health issues, particularly cardiovascular disorders (CVDs). With...

Stroke Patients With Covid-19 Show Increased Inflammation, Death Rate: Researchers

Stroke patients who also have Covid-19 showed increased systemic inflammation, more serious stroke severity and a much higher rate of death, compared to stroke...

Smokers Increasingly Using E-Cigarettes to Quit Habit: Study

Researchers have found that people who smoke are increasingly using e-cigarettes to try to quit smoking. The study, published in the International Journal of Environmental...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients May be at 23% Increased Risk of Developing Diabetes

People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis may be at 23 per cent increased risk of developing Type-2 diabetes, says a new study. The study, presented at...

College Students With Disabilities at Higher Risk of Drug Abuse: Study

College students with physical and cognitive disabilities have a higher prevalence of drug use disorder, than their non-disabled peers, according to a study by...

Explore the Evolution of Personal Hygiene

By Faiza Elmasry Frequent hand-washing with soap and water for at least 20 seconds is recommended by health experts to help prevent exposure to COVID-19....

Get Flu Shot to Avoid Having Covid and Flu Simultaneously

Health officials are warning the public to get a flu shot this year to avoid having to deal with COVID-19 and the flu simultaneously. Both...

Fitness Is About Finding Balance: Actress Manushi Chhillar

Beauty queen-turned-actress Manushi Chhillar says fitness for her is all about finding a balance, and that is actually a personal experience because each individual...

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Digital Transformation Seen in Indian Firms

As pandemic accelerates digital transformation across the spectrum, a Dell Technologies report on Thursday said that 94.7 percent of Indian organizations have fast-tracked some...

Threat To Wildlife of Ganges By Waste Fishing Gear

Researchers have found that waste fishing gear in the Ganges poses a serious threat to wildlife including otters, turtles, and dolphins. The study, published in...

53% Indians Will To Switch Jobs For Remote Work

More than half of the office-goers in India are willing to switch jobs if it meant they could work remotely, said a new survey...

Doctors Suggest Flu Shots For Children & Vaccination For Adults

This year has been a double whammy. These earlier diseases are still prevalent and we have COVID added to the disease spectrum and has...