A quarter of people worldwide will be obese by 2045: Study

Owing to current lifestyle trends, almost a quarter (22 per cent) of the people in the world will be obese by 2045, up from 14 per cent in 2017,...

Thursday, 24 May 2018, 16:31 IST

Nipah virus outbreak localised occurrence: Health Ministry

All required steps have been taken to contain the Nipah virus in Kerala, whose outbreak is a localised occurrence and there is no threat of its...

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 16:33 IST

UK to pledge millions to AI research for early cancer diagnosis: Report

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday is likely to announce plans to invest millions of pounds to fund an artificial intelligence (AI)...

Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 16:47 IST

Cooling treatment may help treat brain injuries and stroke

Researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have found that medically induced cooling in brain to lower the temperature can help in treating...

Monday, 21 May 2018, 18:40 IST

AI-based software may help predict risk of dementia

Researchers have developed a new artificial intelligence-based software which may identify and measure the severity of common causes of strokes and dementia.

Keep yourself cool with smart food habits

Blurred vision may indicate retinal disease

People experiencing blurred vision or decreased colour sensitivity need to get their eyes checked as these seemingly minor problems may actually indicate retinal diseases that account for a significant share of the vision loss burden in the world.

Make changes in diet to fight ageing


Researchers find potential new cure for hair loss