New AI method predicts future risk of breast cancer

New AI method predicts future risk of breast cancer

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 | IANS | New York

Researchers have developed a new tool with advanced artificial intelligence (AI) methods to predict a woman's future risk of breast cancer. For the study, the researchers used almost 90,000 full-resolution screening mammograms from about 40,000 women to train, validate and test the deep learning model. "There's much more information in a mammogram...

DadiKaKehna

DadiKaKehna

Tuesday, 07 May 2019 | Roshani Devi

Come summertime and all the skin woes begin. One of the side effects of the heat can be heat pimples. ROSHANI DEVI shares home remedies to treat them Summer is your skin’s worst enemy. Among all the problems that occur because of the scorching sun including heatstrokes, dehydration and tan,...

Summer Coolers

Summer Coolers

Tuesday, 07 May 2019 | Pioneer

Tomato: The tomato is the edible, often red, berry of the tomato plant. Tomatoes contain lycopene, which is also used for facial cleansers. Apart from eating them as salad, one can also peel the tomatoes, and use the skin as a mask on your face. It cleanses and refreshes the...

Docyard | Early detection is key

Docyard | Early detection is key

Tuesday, 07 May 2019 | Dr Dinesh Khullar

According to World Health organisation (WHO) estimates, 10 per cent of worldwide population is affected by kidney diseases. Each year, about 17 out of 100 urban Indians suffer from kidney diseases. Importantly, many of these are young children, posing a major public health crisis. To add to it, kidney diseases in...

Listen to skin’s call

Tuesday, 07 May 2019 | Karan Ratti

Karan Ratti talks about how skin pigmentation is becoming a growing problem and shares ways how one can prevent it Has your skin gotten overly dark or darker than normal from just a few areas especially on the face? You may have pigmentation. Pigmentation is the excess and uneven darkening...

Improving fitness can help you cut cancer risk

Improving fitness can help you cut cancer risk

Monday, 06 May 2019 | IANS | New York

While a high fitness level is already known to have a positive impact on conditions like heart disease, a new study suggests that adults who are more fit have the lowest risk of developing lung and colorectal cancer compared with those who have low fitness levels. For the study, the research...

Staying active in midlife may depend on mental wellbeing

Staying active in midlife may depend on mental wellbeing

Monday, 06 May 2019 | IANS | London

Staying physically active in midlife depends a lot on your overall satisfaction with life or mental wellbeing a decade earlier, not just your physical health, suggests new research. Men and women with high mental well-being at the age of 42 were more physically active at the age of 50 compared to...

Experts call for newer tools, continued investments in R and D to eliminate malaria by 2030

Experts call for newer tools, continued investments in R and D to eliminate malaria by 2030

Sunday, 05 May 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Several experts in Asia, including in India, called for newer tools and continued investments in research and development for new antimalarial medications and insecticides to achieve the WHO's goal of eliminating malaria by 2030. The recently released 'The Malaria Futures for Asia (MalaFAsia)' report captured the views of malaria programme directors,...

State Editions

Admission for UG courses begins in city colleges

22 May 2019 | Divya Modi | Ranchi

BJP trying to lure Cong MLAs, says Nath

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Matching VVPAT slips would delay results: CEO

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

BSP suspends Ramveer Upadhyay

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

12 killed in mishaps

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

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