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By Dipti The best way to stay healthy and lead a healthy life is to eat proper and nutritious food. Organic farming is an integrated farming system that strives for sustainability, the enhancement of soil fertility, biological diversity whilst, with rare exceptions prohibiting synthetic pesticides, synthetic fertilizers , genetically modified organisms and growth hormones.  Pesticides […]

Pregnancy history may be tied to Alzheimer’s disease

Seoul: Women, take note. Your history of pregnancy may affect the risk of Alzheimer's disease decades later, a new study has found. The study, published in...

‘Screening HIV, syphilis can cut new HIV cases in India by 7%’

New York: Combining testing and treatment of HIV with syphilis among sex workers and gay men could reduce the number of new HIV cases in...

This wearable sensor can detect stress level from sweat

New York:  Scientists have developed a waterproof wearable patch, which when applied directly to the skin, absorbs sweat and within seconds assesses how much cortisol...

‘Sanitary napkins to be exempt from GST’

New Delhi:  Sanitary napkins will be exempt from GST, Maharashtra Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said on Saturday after a meeting of the GST Council. Sanitary napkins...

Get glowing skin, shiny hair for your wedding

New Delhi:  Wedding is the occasion when you want to look gorgeous and stand out of the crowd. Right? For most of the brides, it...

A little sugar in elderly can improve memory

London:  For older adults (over 60), increase in sugar levels can improve memory and make them more motivated to perform difficult tasks at full capacity,...

HIV infection doubles heart disease risk

London:  People infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are twice as likely to suffer from heart disease, a new study has found. The findings, published in...

Sunscreen can reduce skin cancer risk by 40%

Sydney:  Young adults who regularly use sunscreen to reduce their risk of skin cancer by 40 per cent, a study has found. According to the World...

Your canine friend can help reduce ADHD symptoms in kids

New York:  Besides remaining loyal and man's best friend, dogs can also provide therapy that can effectively treat children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD),...

5 natural methods to beat stress

New Delhi:  A study of 200,000 respondents by Optum has found that 46 per cent of the Indian workforce reports suffering from some form of...

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