Category: Health & Fitness

She has been in the news for her rumoured relationship with actor-producer Uday Chopra, but actress Nargis Fakhri says she is not longing to have a man in her life. When the actress stumbled…
New drug may help treat breast cancer

    Represnation photo In a breakthrough, scientists including one of Indian-origin, have designed a drug candidate that may decrease the growth of tumour cells in breast cancer, an advance that could lead to a…
HIV may prematurely age patients by five years

     Represnation photo A new study has revealed that HIV infection could age those with it prematurely by an average of five years. Thanks to combination antiretroviral therapy, many people with HIV can be…
Exercise may slow brain aging by 10 years

New York:We all slow down mentally, as we age. It gets harder to remember things. Physically, an older brain doesn’t work as fast as it used to. But scientists think there might be one…
WHO issues $56 million plan to combat Zika virus

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that $56 million were needed to combat the Zika virus until June, including for the fast-tracking of vaccines, diagnostics and research studies into how it spreads.…
Having BEARD is good for your health study finds

FILE PHOTO Beards may be more bacteria-resistant and hygienic than clean-shaven men. According to the study, published in the Journal of Hospital Infection, researchers swabbed the faces of 408 hospital staff with and without…