Health & Wellness: News

24 May 2024

Healthy Foods

Boost your morning with these dishes loaded with B vitamins

Kickstart your morning with a surge of energy from B vitamins.

SRK is doing 'much better,' will attend IPL final

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan troubled the nation on Wednesday evening after reports surfaced that he had been hospitalized due to a heat stroke and dehydration.

21 May 2024

Research

Microplastics found in human, canine testicles: Why we should worry

A recent study has revealed the presence of microplastics, known carcinogens, in every testicle sample taken from humans and dogs.

20 May 2024

Neuralink

FDA approves Neuralink's brain chip implant in second patient

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given green light to Neuralink for implanting its innovative brain chip in a second patient.

19 May 2024

Lifestyle

Hydrogen water: Unveiling the benefits and risks

Hydrogen water is essentially water enriched with additional hydrogen.

19 May 2024

Research

Study reveals oxytocin nasal spray reduces acute feelings of loneliness

A recent study conducted by a team of European and Israeli doctors has explored the effects of administering oxytocin, commonly known as the "love hormone," via nasal spray to individuals experiencing social distress.

16 May 2024

Indian Penal Code

Rakhi Sawant's ex-husband Adil Khan accuses her of faking illness

Rakhi Sawant, recently hospitalized due to her allegedly failing health, is facing accusations from her ex-partner, Adil Khan Durrani.

15 May 2024

Rakhi Sawant

Rakhi Sawant hospitalized for heart-related issues amid fallout with ex-husband

Rakhi Sawant, a notable personality from Bigg Boss 14, is currently hospitalized due to a severe heart condition.

14 May 2024

Bipasha Basu

Bollywood actor Shamita Shetty undergoes endometriosis surgery; spreads awareness

Bollywood actor Shamita Shetty recently underwent surgery for endometriosis, a condition where tissue similar to the uterus lining grows outside the uterus.

14 May 2024

Lifestyle

Indian health council issues warning against non-stick cookware

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has issued a stern warning against the use of worn-out non-stick pans, particularly those coated with Teflon.

13 May 2024

Vogue

Olivia Munn opts for hysterectomy amid breast cancer battle

Hollywood actor Olivia Munn, known for her role in Newsroom, has recently undergone a hysterectomy as part of her fight against breast cancer.

11 May 2024

Research

Fiction reading may foster various cognitive skills, research indicates

A study has revealed the positive cognitive effects of reading fiction.

11 May 2024

Diabetes

Over 200 diabetics injured as app controlling insulin pump malfunctions

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a recall for version 2.7 of the t:connect app, an iOS application that controls insulin pumps for diabetes patients.

10 May 2024

Hepatitis B

Lead made Beethoven sick, but it didn't kill him: Study

German composer Ludwig van Beethoven was plagued by several diseases, the most tragic of them being his progressive hearing loss.

10 May 2024

Lifestyle

Hydration increases confidence, generosity, and productivity, claims study

A recent survey has unveiled a significant correlation between regular hydration and improved personal qualities such as confidence, generosity, and productivity.

08 May 2024

Neuralink

Quit Neuralink over safety concerns, says co-founder Dr. Benjamin Rapoport

Dr. Benjamin Rapoport, a member of Elon Musk's brain implant venture, Neuralink, departed from the company in 2018.

07 May 2024

Lifestyle

Nourish your gut with these root veggies

Unearth the benefits of root vegetables for gut health.

05 May 2024

Research

Laron syndrome's genetic mutation can protect people from aging

Medical professionals are intrigued by a unique genetic anomaly known as Laron syndrome, which is primarily seen in certain individuals with dwarfism.

05 May 2024

Research

Study finds elevated uranium, lead levels in teen vapers

A recent study published in the journal Tobacco Control, has discovered a worrying connection between teenage vaping and increased levels of uranium and lead.

04 May 2024

Lifestyle

Easy ways to cultivate the habit of mindful eating

Eating is not just about filling our stomachs; it's a holistic experience that engages all our senses.

02 May 2024

Healthy Foods

Sip on these gut-friendly vegetarian kefir smoothies

Smoothies are a delightful way to enjoy a variety of nutrients in one go.

29 Apr 2024

Research

Diabetes drug may help treat alcohol use disorder: Study

A recent study published in The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, suggests that semaglutide, a drug typically used for weight loss and diabetes management, may also be beneficial for individuals struggling with alcohol use disorder (AUD).

28 Apr 2024

Cancer

Celebrities investing in anti-aging stem cell treatments despite side effects

John Cleese, the acclaimed British actor and comedian, publicly disclosed his use of experimental anti-aging treatments.

28 Apr 2024

Research

Organ transplants may lead to changes in personality, sexual orientation

Recent scientific research suggests that organ transplants may lead to unexpected outcomes, including significant shifts in personality and sexual orientation.

28 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Remarkable health benefits of freekeh that you can enjoy

Freekeh, an ancient grain derived from green durum wheat, undergoes roasting, threshing, and drying, preserving its nutritional integrity.

28 Apr 2024

Netflix

'Too Hot to Handle's Harry Jowsey diagnosed with skin cancer

Harry Jowsey, a popular television star known for his roles in Netflix's reality show Too Hot to Handle and the 32nd season of the dance competition series Dancing with the Stars, recently announced his skin cancer diagnosis on TikTok.

27 Apr 2024

Summer season

Sip on these millet-based drinks to beat the heat

In the sweltering summer heat, staying hydrated is crucial for well-being. While water is vital, flavorful alternatives can be appealing.

26 Apr 2024

Cancer

New imaging technique offers insights into how cancer cells work

Scientists from the University of Surrey, in collaboration with University College London, GSK, Yokogawa, and Sciex, have developed an innovative imaging method for cancer.

26 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Boost your immunity with shiitake mushrooms

Shiitake mushrooms bring more than just flavor to your meals; they are a treasure trove of immune-boosting properties.

25 Apr 2024

Education

World Malaria Day: Ensuring equity in access to prevention, treatment

As the world observes World Malaria Day on April 25, under the theme of Health Equity, Gender, and Human Rights, it becomes very important to know that access to malaria prevention and treatment is biased and the quest for fairness must go on.

23 Apr 2024

Research

Memory formation triggers inflammation and DNA damage in brain cells

A recent study, published in Nature, has unveiled that the formation of long-term memories can trigger inflammation and cause DNA damage in brain cells.

Zydus Lifesciences launches overactive bladder medication in the US

Zydus Lifesciences Ltd. has introduced a new medication for overactive bladder (OAB) treatment in the US.

20 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Eat these staple foods for effortless healthy eating

In the quest for better health and well-being, the foundation often lies in our daily dietary choices.

18 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Boost your cognitive health with beetroots. Here's how

Beetroots, brimming with nutrients, are essential for a well-functioning brain.

17 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Hugs can soothe anxiety, pain, and depression; science confirms

A recent comprehensive study has underscored the significant role of physical touch in promoting mental and physical health.

15 Apr 2024

K-Pop

Park Bo-ram's agency reveals autopsy report details; shares funeral plans

The K-pop industry has been taken aback after the shocking death of singer Park Bo-ram. Fans around the globe have been mourning the death of the Beautiful singer.

14 Apr 2024

India

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals recalls India-made hypertension drug in the US

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, a global pharmaceutical leader, has initiated a recall of 6,528 bottles of Diltiazem Hydrochloride in the United States. The medication is commonly used to treat hypertension.

14 Apr 2024

Research

Scientists find out the true source of hospital infections

Contrary to common assumptions, most infections contracted in healthcare settings are not due to superbugs present in hospitals.

12 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Boost your brain with these leafy greens

Leafy greens are not solely beneficial for physical well-being; they are also crucial for brain health.

12 Apr 2024

K-Pop

SM Entertainment confirms aespa's Winter recovering from collapsed lung surgery

SM Entertainment has officially confirmed that Winter, a member of the popular K-pop group aespa, is recuperating from a recent pneumothorax surgery.

07 Apr 2024

Research

Groundbreaking study discovers potential early warning for Parkinson's disease

In a pioneering study, researchers from Barcelona, Spain have identified a potential early warning sign for diseases like Parkinson's.

06 Apr 2024

China

Hong Kong man contracts rare B virus after monkey attack

In a first-of-its-kind incident, a 37-year-old man from Hong Kong has been diagnosed with the rare and potentially deadly B virus.

06 Apr 2024

Snapchat

Snapchat's 'Solar System' is now an opt-in feature: Here's why

Snapchat has made changes to its controversial 'Solar System' feature. It now comes disabled by default.

06 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Compelling reasons to incorporate radicchio into your daily diet

Radicchio distinguishes itself with its bitter or spicy taste compared to red cabbage.

02 Apr 2024

Research

Groundbreaking MRI scanner captures first images of human brain

The world's most advanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner, known as Iseult, has successfully captured its inaugural images of the human brain.

02 Apr 2024

Lifestyle

Apple cider vinegar linked to weight reduction, claims study

Recent research published in BMJ Nutrition, Prevention, and Health has established a significant connection between apple cider vinegar (ACV) consumption and weight loss.

02 Apr 2024

Research

Scientist resumes human embryo gene-editing research following release from prison

He Jiankui, the Chinese scientist who caused a global uproar in 2018 by using CRISPR technology to modify human embryos' DNA, has resumed his research after serving a three-year prison sentence.

02 Apr 2024

United Kingdom

UK's NHS providing 'artificial pancreas' to Type 1 diabetes patients

The National Health Service (NHS) in the UK is preparing to offer an "artificial pancreas" to thousands of adults and children, diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.