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23 Jun 2018

Weight loss may reverse heart disease

23 Jun 2018 | 12:02 AM

Patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) can reverse the effects of the condition by losing weight, finds a study.

How to live with cancer

23 Jun 2018 | 12:02 AM

As this dreaded disease claims more and more cases, life takes an irreversible turn for the patients and their caregivers.

Bye bye bikini

23 Jun 2018 | 12:02 AM

First, it was Miss World.

Who’s lending an ear to you, always?

23 Jun 2018 | 12:02 AM

A few weeks ago, a story hit the wires that would make everyone reconsider the wish to have a smartspeaker in the household.

Desire isn’t a dirty word

23 Jun 2018 | 12:02 AM

The maker of films like Fashion, Heroine and Calendar Girls says the Bikini round is restrictive and keeps many aspirants away.

Why folic acid is vital for women

23 Jun 2018 | 12:02 AM

Folic acid belongs to the group of vitamins known as B vitamins.

16 Jun 2018

Diabetes bad for those with severe mental illness

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

Diabetes is deadlier for people with severe mental illness than it is for mentally stable people, says a new research. A study found that people with severe mental illness are more than twice as likely to have Type 2 diabetes, with even higher risks among patients who are African American or Hispanic.

Bend it for a better time, momma

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice that aims to heal the mind, body and the spirit.

For an easy movement

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

Little Sakshi (5) avoids going to the bathroom in the morning which throws her pre-school morning routine totally out of gear.

No need for speed

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

The increased speed limits on our roads were recommended by a committee constituted by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, MORTH.

That gut feeling!

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

Researchers have discovered why we’re able to remember the setting of certain meals in perfect detail — yet often forget important dates, names or where we left our charger.

Multiplex perplexes

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

NOW:Sabrina asked the inevitable post-lunch question: Has anyone brought anything meetha?

Thriving in a man’s world

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

The exponential growth of the food industry is a reason to cheer about.

Rediscovering yoga

16 Jun 2018 | 1:13 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently posted his morning fitness regimen on social media.

09 Jun 2018

It matters how you target cancer

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

A targeting strategy can improve cancer drug delivery.

Your guide to spotting fake reviews

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

You spot that Smart HD 3D TV you’ve always wanted on Amazon.

#Gym junkie

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

Mandy arrived staggering under the weight of her tiffin bag that day and proceeded to unpack it.

The big upgrade is here

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

Like clockwork, Apple announces updates to its operating systems every June at the Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), and this year’s offerings range from doubling down performance and stability, to adding a few crowd-pleasing bells and whistles to make the experience of using an Apple device a little more enjoyable.

eSports is the name of the game

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

Competitive video gaming is no longer the bastion of couch potatoes.

Creating a counter narrative

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

Kairana in western UP is in the headlines again after Tabassum Hassan’s win in the recently concluded byelection.

Want healthy skin? Be happy

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

As medical science evolves and progresses in its research on various skin disorders, it has been found that most skin diseases get triggered or relapsed by the emotional state of a person.

Eat well to age well

09 Jun 2018 | 1:06 AM

Old age is a biological process that no one can avoid.

02 Jun 2018

Common toothpaste ingredient linked to colon cancer

02 Jun 2018 | 12:11 AM

Using triclosan, an antibacterial and antifungal agent found in hand soaps and toothpastes among other consumer products, can potentially cause colon inflammation and cancer, finds a study on mice.

A smoke screen for danger

02 Jun 2018 | 12:11 AM

Smoking has mostly been linked to respiratory diseases, cancer of the related organs like lungs, throat, mouth, etc.

Planning a baby? Kick the butt

02 Jun 2018 | 12:11 AM

With more than 11 per cent of world’s total smokers, India is one of the three leading countries with both male and female smokers.

No limit to speeding

02 Jun 2018 | 12:11 AM

During the 1980s, North India was in the grip of the Himalayan Rally fever.

At your service, not really

02 Jun 2018 | 12:11 AM

When I entered my mother’s room with my cup of adrak chai this morning, the lady seemed rather peeved.

A soundscape so diverse

02 Jun 2018 | 12:11 AM

Jon Hopkins is a true pioneer in the realm of intelligent dance music.

Declutter your life

02 Jun 2018 | 12:11 AM

Meet event manager Zoraawar Singh, who lives in jeans and white tee shirts.

26 May 2018

Spy in your backyard

26 May 2018 | 12:53 AM

Meghna Gulzar’s spy thriller Raazi is turning in handsome returns at the boxoffice, and not just because of the director’s deft touch. The business of spying is itself so fascinating — a profession where the calling comes to you, where admission is not by choice and where failure means being skinned alive in the most gruesome way imaginable with the added rub of the home side washing its hands off a “burnt” spy.

Your twin’s here

26 May 2018 | 12:53 AM

A few years ago, when voice commands were a novelty rather than the norm, we waited for the day when we could have a conversation with the machine, where it would understand context, and give intelligent replies to follow up questions.

Safety at stake

26 May 2018 | 12:53 AM

Fake follower accounts, often made by bots, may raise your Instagram follower count but they also come with some hidden risks.

A ‘hole’ lot more

26 May 2018 | 12:53 AM

Shobha: Can you guys believe what that crazy daughter of mine wants for her eighteenth birthday?

It’s a pause, not a full stop

26 May 2018 | 12:53 AM

If you are woman in your mid-forties, and if you are having irregular periods for some time now; the sexual drive has waned; vaginal dryness is making sex uncomfortable; hot flashes and mood swings are becoming frequent; you are having trouble sleeping and you are fatigued easily — all these changes maybe signs of that you are approaching menopause.

How to undo perils of too much screen time

26 May 2018 | 12:53 AM

CHILDHOOD OBESITY:Researchers have found that the amount of leisure time spent watching a television or computer screen almost doubles the impact on the risk of mortality, cardiovascular disease and cancer in people with low-grip strength or low fitness levels than on participants who have the highest levels of fitness and grip strength.

That excessive pain can be endometriosis

26 May 2018 | 12:53 AM

Top gear

05 May 2018 | 12:39 AM

Lamborghinis, Porsches, Mustangs, Ferraris, Nissan GTRs — all lined up for one-on-one racing duels at weekends.

The quest for Android dominance

05 May 2018 | 12:39 AM

Having shipped over 70 million smartphones globally in 2017, HMD Global, the company behind the Nokia branded smartphone reboot, is now gunning for dominance in the cluttered Android marketplace.

Instant just deserts, please!

05 May 2018 | 12:39 AM

Shobha: Yes, I have some kheer, and talking of desserts, thank goodness that Asaram Bapu finally got his just deserts.

The Baghdad Battery

05 May 2018 | 12:39 AM

In the last couple of years, India has made some wonderful but weird claims.

Breathe easy: It’s manageable

05 May 2018 | 12:39 AM

Asthma is a chronic, non-communicable disease with no cure.

Counselling can help overcome erectile dysfunction

05 May 2018 | 12:39 AM

It has been said that the brain is the supreme organ in the human body and our physiological machinery operates after receiving instructions from the brain.

Weight-loss surgery bad for bones

05 May 2018 | 12:39 AM

A new study says weight-loss surgery can cause declines in bone mass and strength, and is linked to an increased risk of bone fractures.