Treatment via smartphone app more effective for TB patients: Study
Tuberculosis (TB) patients are more likely to adhere to treatment administered over video on a smartphone than through face-to-face appointments, a...
Monday, 25 February 2019, 12:06:59 PM IST
Smoking over 20 cigarettes a day can cause blindness
While excessive smoking has been linked to various health issues, including heart disease and cancer, a new study has warned that smoking over 20...
Thursday, 21 February 2019, 10:20:19 AM IST
Is Alexa recording your bedroom talk?
At a time when digital assistants in smart devices at home or office are talking to us like never before, some users have begun to worry: Is Alexa...
Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 10:34:05 AM IST
Indian product designed to stop bleeding poised to go global
A product to stop bleeding, made by an Indian company with extract from shellfish, is poised to become a global brand with its widespread use by...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 10:28:00 AM IST
Early age drinking linked to alcohol dependence: Study
Early onset of drinking and intoxication may lead to heavy drinking and alcohol dependence among people, warn researchers from the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation in the US.
Mindfulness, sleep may reduce exhaustion in entrepreneurs: Study
Overburdened with work? Relax. Adequate sleep and mindfulness exercises such as meditation can help you feel less stressed, suggests a new study.