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Heavy eating after 6 pm linked to heart diseases in women: Study

Heavy eating after 6 pm linked to heart diseases in women: Study

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | New York

Consuming a higher proportion of daily calories after 6 pm is associated with a greater risk of developing cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack and stroke in women, a study claims. The research, to be presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia in the US from November 16...

Docyard | The unnerving dilemma

Docyard | The unnerving dilemma

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | Dr Amitabh Gupta

Dr Amitabh Gupta is HOD Neurosurgery at Batra Hospital, New Delhi Pain in the face, jaw and the nose area can be devastating, and such symptoms should seldom be ignored. This intense, stabbing, electric shock-like pain can be an underlying cause of some major complication in the head. The pain typically...

Not a deal

Not a deal

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | DR ANURAG BANSAL

According to the International Diabetes Federation Atlas 2015, 69.2 million Indians are Diabetic. DR ANURAG BANSAL tells you how to keep the disease in check Diabetes is a metabolic disease which is caused due to high sugar in the blood. The hormone insulin transfers sugar from the blood to the cells...

Interactive AI-powered app for diabetes launched in India

Interactive AI-powered app for diabetes launched in India

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

The eddii virtual health buddy app, launched on Monday in India in the run up to the World Diabetes Day, solves that problem by gamifying health tracking and management. eddii is an AI-powered virtual character who guides users on a digital adventure. The whimsical cartoon leaf uses stories, jokes and games...

Stress hormone controls your body clock 24/7

Stress hormone controls your body clock 24/7

Monday, 11 November 2019 | IANS | London

Stress hormone, and not neurons, manage the fixed circadian rhythm that controls everything from sleep needs to body temperature, the researchers have found. Our internal clock is controlled by some very distinct hereditary genes, known as clock genes. These genes are particularly active in the so-called suprachiasmatic nucleus area of the...

Nutritional deficiency: Big downside of weight loss surgery

Nutritional deficiency: Big downside of weight loss surgery

Sunday, 10 November 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Bariatric surgery can be a life-changer for severely obese teenagers, but the recipients may develop nutritional deficiencies years after treatment that can carry their own health risks if not properly managed, said health experts. Lifestyle modifications and eating healthy food, along with exercise, might work, they added. Bariatric surgery refers to a...

Air pollution in India linked to heart attack, stroke

Air pollution in India linked to heart attack, stroke

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Researchers conducting a study in a periurban area in southern India have found that air pollution in the country is associated with higher risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVD). The study shows that people most exposed to fine particles have a higher CIMT index (carotid intima-media thickness) -- a marker of atherosclerosis...

Girls and boys have similar brains with equal math ability: Study

Girls and boys have similar brains with equal math ability: Study

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | PTI | Washington

There are no gender differences in math ability, according to a study that examined the brain development of young boys and girls. The researchers, including those from Carnegie Mellon University in the US, conducted the first neuroimaging study to evaluate biological gender differences in math aptitude of young children. The results of...

State Editions

Suspense continues over AJSU-BJP tie-up

14 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Man killed over witchcraft suspicion in Gajapati

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Cong decries officers’ no reply to their letters

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

46K found ineligible KALIA beneficiaries

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Assembly stalled over violence against women

14 November 2019 | PABITRA SENAPATY | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Cleaning Delhi’s Air An Ethical and Economic Dilemma

10 November 2019 | Dr Manish Kumar Shrivastava | Agenda

Beyond Time and Space

10 November 2019 | Dr Asha Goswami | Agenda

Loving your own space

10 November 2019 | Sarita Mathur | Agenda

We need love to exist

10 November 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Stay alert to keep mind in shape

10 November 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Ayodhya judgment: Reasons & resolution

10 November 2019 | PNS | Agenda