Last Updated: Friday, August 17, 2012, 16:36
Scientists in West Bengal claim that the seeds of the big leaf mahogany tree, that are used to treat diabetes in folk medicines, are non-toxic and safe natural product.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 30, 2012, 10:54
Yoga postures are very different from ordinary exercise. Unlike most physical exercises, Yoga does not excite; rather, it eliminates excitement from the system.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 29, 2012, 15:24
Rosemary herb has yielded a compound -- carnosic acid -- that promotes eye health, according to researchers at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 16, 2012, 14:06
In the first phase, an official said, yoga and a therapeutic healthcare option would be tested in 27 districts.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 14:01
Drinking just one to three cups of Ceylon tea a day can cut the odds of memory failing by 43 percent, a study has claimed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 11:04
A cup of beetroot juice a day may help reduce your blood pressure, a new study led by an Indian researcher has found.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 21, 2013, 12:25
Low doses of herbal medicine taken for a short duration do not pose health risk, Ayurvedic Drug Manufacturers` Association (ADMA) has suggested.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 13:04
Researchers found that tree nut helps lower body weight and lower prevalence of metabolic syndrome; and a decrease in several cardiovascular risk factors.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 20:37
Oregano is a herb of the mint family with an aromatic, warm and slightly bitter taste. Other than being an important culinary herb, oregano is also used for medicinal purposes.
Last Updated: Monday, July 08, 2013, 17:09
Blueberries have prebiotic potential and can improve gut health, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 18:58
Kombucha, an alcohol-free fermented beverage made from tea, might just be the next big thing in probiotics.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 10:56
Taking a 12-week yoga class and practicing at home has been linked to less insomnia - but not to fewer or less bothersome hot flashes or night sweats, according to scientists.