This blood test may predict onset of tuberculosis

This blood test may predict onset of tuberculosis

Monday, 20 January 2020 | IANS | London

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed a blood test could predict the onset of tuberculosis three to six months before people become unwell, a finding which could help better target antibiotics and save countless lives. For the findings, published in the journal Lancet Respiratory Medicine, researchers at University College London...

Warmfoods

Warmfoods

Tuesday, 14 January 2020 | PNS

AMaranth: This ancient grain is rich in fiber and proteinand many important micronutrients. It is a good source of manganese, magnesium, phosphorus and iron. The grain is also packed with manganese, exceeding the daily nutrient needs in just one serving. Manganese is especially important for brain function and believed to protect...

Docyard : Avoid falls & fractures

Docyard : Avoid falls & fractures

Tuesday, 14 January 2020 | Dr Lakshmi V Reddy

With Diabetes negatively affecting bone health and creating other clinical problems doctors need to consider the use of anti-osteoporotic drugs to supplement standard anti-Diabetes medications in patients suffering with Diabetic bone loss Patients are often surprised to realise that they are at increased risk of various bone disorders if they are...

Hydrate for healthy skin

Hydrate for healthy skin

Tuesday, 14 January 2020 | Pooja Nagdev

Winter brings its share of problems when it comes to skin and hair care. Pooja Nagdev shares dos and don’ts that can help tackle the issue There is a lot of dos and don’ts when it comes to skin and hair care during the winters. But this doesn’t mean that one...

Prevent wear & tear

Prevent wear & tear

Tuesday, 14 January 2020 | Dr Akhilesh Yadav

Osteoarthritis is the second most common rheumatologic problem with a prevalence of 22% to 39% in the country. Dr Akhilesh Yadav tells you more The condition Osteoarthritis is the second most common rheumatologic problem and is the most frequent joint disease with a prevalence of around 40% in India. It is the...

Sad people more prone to become chain smokers

Sad people more prone to become chain smokers

Monday, 13 January 2020 | IANS | New York

Sadness, and not all negative emotions, lead people to smoking and turn it into an addictive behaviour, a first-of-its-kind set of four inter-woven studies has revealed. A team of researchers based at Harvard University discovered that sadness plays an especially strong role in triggering addictive behaviour relative to other negative emotions...

Loneliness as dangerous as smoking or obesity: Study

Loneliness as dangerous as smoking or obesity: Study

Sunday, 12 January 2020 | IANS | New York

Loneliness rivals smoking and obesity in its impact on shortening longevity and has become a public health concern, especially for the older adults, say researchers. With older adults increasingly moving into senior living or retirement communities, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine sought to identify the common...

Most meat-eaters admit veganism is ethical: Study

Most meat-eaters admit veganism is ethical: Study

Friday, 10 January 2020 | IANS | London

Most meat eaters admit veganism is ethical and good for the environment, researchers have found. The study, published in the journal Sustainability, looked at public opinion on plant-based diets and found widespread support for the ethics and environmental benefits of veganism and vegetarianism among meat-eaters. The findings from University of Bath, UK,...

State Editions

ISI agent nabbed from Chandauli

26 January 2020 | Pioneer News Service | Lucknow

MOu signed to enhance efficiency in health services of State

26 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Four injured in road accident

26 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

WeeklyNatter

26 January 2020 | Pioneer | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘I believe in giving 200%’

26 January 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

mind bender

26 January 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Habit tendencies can derail venture

26 January 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Planning to travel overseas? Be well-insured

26 January 2020 | Rohan Kumar | Agenda

Maluti: Jharkhand’s own terracotta land

26 January 2020 | Somen Sengupta | Agenda