Multiple birth pregnancies cost a fortune, researchers find

Along with the little bundle of joy comes a hefty bill and in fact its not ‘more the merrier’ but ‘more the costlier’. According to the latest findings published in the current issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, a singleton delivery in US costs $21,000. But the bill skyrockets to $105,000 for...

Want a dazzling smile? Try these home remedies for whiter teeth!

A killer smile with a flash of pearly whites is a sure-shot weapon of a girl to win over many hearts! Believe me it never fails to attract the attention of a man. Not unless teeth are stained, yellow or discolored. A mouth full of sparkling white teeth is a dream come true for everyone....

Make Love to Look Younger: Researcher

People crave for sex when they are teenagers. The want to make love does not diminish as people progress in age and become young adults. Somehow, thereafter, something goes wrong. Probably they get bogged down by the responsibilities and humdrum of daily life and put sex on the backburner. Many researchers have attributed this behavior...

Spanking adversely impacts child’s vocabulary–Study

Spanking kids to correct their behavior may do more harm than good, suggests the findings of a new study. The study, conducted by researchers at Columbia University, reveals that physical punishment to inculcate discipline in children adversely impact their vocabulary and behavior in later life. Research Methodology For the purpose of the study, researchers analyzed data...

Fed up of red, puffy eyes? Read on for reducing eye puffiness

Had a bad night and upset because of the wrinkled and puffy eyes or is this a regular feature? Generally this is the case if one is under the weather or one has a disturbed night sleep. We need to fix the look right away and reduce the puffiness to get rid of the...

Analysis Suggest Consuming Coffee Might Lower Liver Cancer Risks

Based on the results published at Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, published from the year 1996 to 2012, on the meta analysis performed by a research team, it has been found that the consumption of coffee can lower the risk of HCC by 40 percent. This study was conducted with 3,153 cases and about 16 top...

Youngest boy to undergo weight-loss surgery

Strange but true… on June 19, a six-year-old boy weighing more than 60 kilograms, went through a bariatric surgery at Indore hospital in Madhya Pradesh. And with this he becomes the youngest patient in the country to undergo scalpel for weight loss, said the doctors operating over him. Dr Mohit Bhandari, Bariatric Surgeon at...

Can office windows impact sleep, activity & quality of life?

The key to a good sound slumber at night could be something as simple as working in an office with windows! Natural daylight exposure seems to contribute to employee well-being, finds a new study. According to experts, employees who had white light streaming through office windows, slept longer at night, were more active during the...

New Vaccine Shows Highest Protection against Malaria

A new vaccine which is at an investigational stage at the moment has proved to be cent percent effective in protecting adults from contracting malaria. The vaccine, called PfSPZ, reportedly has no side effects. It is being developed by a US based biotech company Sanaria. The main constituent of PfSPZ is Plasmodium falciparum; a...

Can antioxidants aid in conception?

Despite people swearing by the positive effects of antioxidants for everything from anti-aging to protection against cancer, a new study found that the tiny molecules do not boost the chances of making a baby. According to experts, nearly 25 percent couples planning to extend their family face problems. When women try to conceive as part...

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