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Nearly 10 months ago

Lesbian, Gay Adolescents More Vulnerable To Depression: Lancet

Owing to discrimination and stigma associated with sexual minorities, depressive symptoms are more common among those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, not exclusively

Nearly 10 months ago

New Drug Offers Hope For Bone Marrow Cancer Patients

A therapeutic drug has been found to improve outcomes and survival rates for patients with a serious type of bone marrow cancer. In a

Nearly 10 months ago

Magnesium Helps Maintain Optimum Vitamin D Levels: Study

Researchers have found that magnesium may optimise vitamin D status, raising it in people with deficient levels and lowering it in people with high

Nearly 10 months ago

Delhi Air Quality Becomes Very Poor Again After Slight Relief

People residing in the national capital woke up to a foggy morning on Tuesday with the minimum and maximum temperatures touching seven Degrees Celsius,

Nearly 10 months ago

New Year health resolutions: Why can’t we keep up to them?

What’s the one word that’s most synonymous with a new year? Resolutions! Over the years I’ve realised that most of the time when we make

Nearly 10 months ago

Stroke: Biomarkers that could help in diagnosis of irregular heart beat condition identified

Researchers have identified two biomarkers that could help in the diagnosis of a irregular heart beat condition that raises the risk of stroke. Atrial fibrillation

Nearly 10 months ago

Focus more on your diet than exercising to lose weight

For those planning to hit the gym to lose weight, take note. A new study suggests that diet is far more important than physical

Nearly 10 months ago

Survey: Over 50 per cent of Indian women are sedentary

While men and women in India are largely physically inactive, women were found to burn less calories than their male counterparts, finds a survey of

Nearly 10 months ago

6 die due to Kyasanur Forest Disease or monkey disease in Karnataka

Six people have died due to Kyasanur forest disease. Two people including, 18-year-old girl Shwetha and 50-year-old Ramakka died on Saturday. Both were admitted

Nearly 10 months ago

Here is what you should be eating to protect yourself against the harsh winter

Winter brings with it a number of health issues, from dry skin and common colds to joint pains and respiratory troubles. Things get worse