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Monthly Archives: December 2013

Obesity ups risk of pregnancy deaths and birth defects

Obesity during pregnancy is dangerous not only to the baby but also to the mother! Maternal mortality can now be added to the list...

Indian students develop mobile app that detects skin cancer

Mobile technology has dramatically transformed the way we live and work. Mobile applications are fast becoming the preferred way for people to communicate and...

What makes females crankier in the morning?

Fed up with your wife’s petulant and grumpy behavior in the mornings? Well it’s not her nature but her gender that plays havoc, researchers...

Ban OTC sale of antibiotics in India: Nobel Laureaute

Once considered as a panacea to counter bacterial infections, antibiotics have lost that name tag in recent times, courtesy not their use but their...

Can a tomato-rich diet slash the risk of breast cancer?

Over the years tomatoes have been touted as a healthful food that is good for us! Now a new study claims, the lush, red,...

A 14p per day pill to beat agony of arthritis!

In what could be termed as a huge breakthrough, scientists in UK may have found a cheap drug to beat the agony of arthritis,...

Smoking permanently damages health genes

Smoking spells dangers for health. The habit puts abusers at risk of cancer. Furthermore, the risk can run into generations, researchers warn. According to the...

Chennai Hospital grants Iraqi child the gift of ‘sight’

Its bliss to see a smile on a child’s face and Rusul Raad Hussien, a small 11 year-old child has plenty to smile about...

Plagued by the dreaded flu? Fight it with the right foods

Remember the old saying “feed the cold starve the fever”? The most astonishing thing nowadays is that the flu symptoms have fever and cold...

SmartCARD: This new smartphone app reads cholesterol levels rapidly!

If you are concerns about the HDL and LDL levels in your bloodstream, there is no need to make frequent trips to your pathologist....