Health

Too much salt weakens immune system

Berlin: It’s a known fact that a high salt diet results in rise in blood pressure. But, too much salt intake also weakens the body’s… Read more..

Lost sense of smell may give clue about coronavirus infection

London: A loss of sense of smell could be one of the telltale signs of Covid-19, various doctor groups have suggested while exhorting such people… Read more..

Covid-19 fight: what individuals should do at home

The deadly Covid-19 is assuming large proportions with each passing day in countries like India, making self-quarantine by every individual the need of the hour… Read more..

Home grown companies to make available cheaper, faster COVID-19 testing kits

Kochi: With India making all out efforts to prevent community transmission of deadly novel coronavirus, its home-grown companies have joined in the efforts by promising… Read more..

Break The Chain ‘mantra’ to contain virus spread

Kochi: With the battle against novel coronavirus entering a decisive phase, the South Indian state of Kerala has initiated an innovative ‘Break The Chain’ campaign… Read more..

Leaving infants to ‘cry it out’ has no adverse effect on their development

London: Leaving an infant to ‘cry it out’ from birth up to 18 months does not adversely affect their behaviour development or attachment, researchers from… Read more..

Coronavirus and the myth busters

Geneva: As the global Coronavirus infection toll surged into six figures and new countries reporting the deadly disease, a state of panic seems to have… Read more..

Small preventive steps go long way in COVID-19 containment

New York: The novel coronavirus is different in nature when compared with influenza in the sense that while it’s nearly impossible to stop a seasonal… Read more..

80% Children with Cancer do not Survive Beyond Teenage

HYDERABAD:It is estimated that nearly 300,000 children up to the age of 19 years are diagnosed with cancers worldwide; and only 20 per cent of… Read more..

Desk Plants Can Reduce Stress at Work: Study

TOKYO:People who often feel stressed in office, please take note. Researchers have found that small plants situated within easy viewing at your workplace linked to… Read more..

Just 1 Dose of the HPV Vaccine May Prevent Infection

NEW YORK:Just one dose of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine may prevent infection from potential cancer-causing virus, suggests new research.Results of the study, which included… Read more..

Forget Onions, You''ll Soon Need More Food to Stay Healthy

NEW DELHI:As you scramble to buy some onions for your family despite skyrocketing prices, a rising Body Mass Index (BMI) and an increasing body height… Read more..

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