People with happy spouses may live longer: Study

People with happy spouses may live longer: Study

Friday, 26 April 2019 | PTI | London

Having a happy spouse not only leads to a longer marriage, but may also be key to a longer life, a study claims. The study, published in the journal Psychological Science, shows that spousal life satisfaction was associated with mortality, regardless of individuals' socioeconomic or physical health status. Spouses' life satisfaction was...

SummerCoolers

SummerCoolers

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | Pioneer

The Writer is raw mango: Kachchi kairi, or raw mango, is etched in all of our summer memories, as strongly as are the scorching winds, the uncomfortable heat and the relentless sun. Drinking juice of raw mango during summers is more than a mere exercise in palate pleasing. The drink...

Docyard : A five-stage horror

Docyard : A five-stage horror

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | Dr Atul Prasad

Parkinson’s is a progressive neurodegenerative condition most commonly seen among the ageing population. After Alzheimer’s disease, it is the second most common age-related neurodegenerative disorder. An estimated seven to 10 million people worldwide are victims of Parkinson’s. Globally, neurological disorders are now the leading source of disability and ageing is...

Take alternate route

Take alternate route

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI

MUSBA HASHMI speaks with DR KUSHAL BANERJEE about the advancements in homeopathy and how it is effective in curing various diseases Pollution, stress, hectic lifestyle and unhealthy food — all lead to various diseases in our lives. With various treatments for various diseases, one often gets confused with which way to...

Mediterranean diet prevents overeating: Study

Mediterranean diet prevents overeating: Study

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | IANS | New York

Can't stop overeating? Adopt a Mediterranean diet as it not only deters overeating but also protects against obesity and liver diseases, suggests a new study. In the study, published in the journal Obesity, the researchers from Wake Forest School of Medicine, US compared the effects of a Mediterranean diet with those...

Indian women at high death risk from diabetes: Study

Indian women at high death risk from diabetes: Study

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Diabetes has reached epidemic proportions in Asia - led by India and China -- and has dramatically increased the risk of premature death especially among women and middle-aged people, a significant study has found. India and China today have the highest diabetes burdens in the world. According to the World Health Organization...

Synthetic peptide may help treat Alzheimer's disease

Synthetic peptide may help treat Alzheimer's disease

Monday, 22 April 2019 | PTI | Washington

Scientists have developed synthetic peptides that target and inhibit build up of small, toxic proteins which trigger Alzheimer's disease. The research, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, may be pave the way for treating the neurodegenerative disorder at an early stage. Alzheimer's is a disease of aggregation. Neurons...

Obesity can impair learning, memory: Study

Obesity can impair learning, memory: Study

Monday, 22 April 2019 | PTI | Washington

Obesity can break down our protective blood brain barrier resulting in problems with learning and memory, a study has found. Chronic activation of the receptor Adora2a on the endothelial cells that line this important barrier in our brain can let factors from the blood enter the brain and affect the function...

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