Flower pesticides linked to high BP in kids: Study

Flower pesticides linked to high BP in kids: Study

Saturday, 25 May 2019 | PTI | Los Angeles

Exposure to flower pesticide may increase blood pressure in children and put them at the risk of hypertension, a study has found. Researchers at University of California San Diego in the US found a link between higher blood pressure and pesticide exposures in children -- especially heightened pesticide spraying period around...

Fast-acting nasal spray can help treat depression: Study

Fast-acting nasal spray can help treat depression: Study

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | PTI | Washington

An antidepressant nasal-spray can be a safe and effective way to treat depression in patients who do not respond to existing treatments, a study has found. Being common and treatment resistant, individuals with depression are often unable to relieve their symptoms despite trying anti-depressants, researchers said. According to the study published in...

Google AI can better predict lung cancer

Google AI can better predict lung cancer

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

A team of Google researchers has used a deep-learning algorithm to detect lung cancer accurately from computed scans. The work demonstrates the potential for Artificial Intelligence (AI) to increase both accuracy and consistency, which could help accelerate adoption of lung cancer screening worldwide. Lung cancer is the deadliest of all cancers worldwide...

StudyCentre

StudyCentre

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | IANS

Teenage drivers diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are significantly more likely to engage in rash driving, violate traffic rules and crash as compared to their contemporaries without ADHD, says a study. In the study published in the journal Pediatrics, the researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Pennsylvania, found that...

SlimLine

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | IANS

Limiting evening exposure to blue-light emitting screens on smartphones, tablets and computers can reverse sleep problems and reduce symptoms of fatigue, lack of concentration and bad mood in teenagers, after just one week, says a study. The researchers found that those who had more than four hours per day of screen...

Tiptop

Tiptop

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | PNS

Medicover, a European healthcare service provider has opened its 16th fertility clinic in the Capital. With the launch of a state-of-the art fertility clinic in Preet Vihar, the clinic has ensured the availability of the best of technology and medical experts to childless couples in East Delhi and adjoining areas....

DadiKaKehna

DadiKaKehna

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | Roshani Devi

Summer months come with many problems — dry skin and chapped lips — which is not only unattractive but painful causing discomfort.ROSHANI DEVI shares home remedies to treat it Nobody likes to have chapped and dry lips. Those who have a dry skin usually face problems in summers as well. More...

SummerCoolers

SummerCoolers

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | PNS

Lychee: Lychee is a small fruit with a sweet smell and taste, which is available in the summer. Litchi has anti-cancer properties. This fruit has flavonoids in the pulp which helps to fight fatal and lethal diseases like cancer. It contains Flavones, quercitin and kaemferol which are powerful compounds in...

Sunday Edition

Globe Trotting

19 May 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Left, TMC urge EC to ensure free, fair polling

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

Didi’s nephew sends defemation notice to PM

19 May 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Sunday Pioneer

MoD rejects Vice Admiral Bimal Verma's petition

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer