Researchers found that mice treated mice with a drug called bexarotene (Bex) had more "brown fat, faster metabolisms and less body weight gain, even after being fed a high-calorie diet".
A new study has shed light on a fearful truth about the deadly disease that claims 1.5 million lives each year.
Let us take a quick glance at some of the major health events of 2017, starting from January till December.
Researchers at Wales Institute for Social and Economic Research, Data and Methods (WISERD) in the UK also found that girls are much more likely to access their social media accounts during the night than boys.
The toolkit known as 'Media Doctor' is modeled after a similar pioneering checklist developed in Australia that ran from 2003 to 2013.
When Jiwan Chandra, from Pithorgarh, Uttarakhand, was brought to the team of doctors, he had a spinal fracture and was practically bed-ridden due to severe pain.
Almost all patients with depression experience problems with concentration, memory and attention.
Merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions in the Health IT sector last year dropped slightly to 205 compared to 219 transactions in 2015.
The study further reveals that individuals developing blood pressure at the age of 80 or more, possess lesser risk of getting exposed to dementia.
Excessive crying in babies is an issue for up to one in five families, causing pain for the baby and stress for the parents.
As per a new study, the five-minute urine test can track a person's diet by showing how much fat, sugar, fibre and protein a person has eaten.
Most people have a family history for heart disease that increases an individual's risk of developing the condition.
The study emphasised an urgent need for mosquito-control efforts to take into account the relationship between mosquitoes and cattle.
The surgery will be performed by Dr Sunil Dolwani, at the Cardiff and Vale University hospital in the UK, who will give a running commentary on what viewers are seeing.
Nutritional deficiency can also play its part in triggering or worsening the mental condition.
Researchers report that mosquitoes carrying dengue virus (DENV) can be genetically engineered, giving an increased resistance to infection by the virus.
NDM-1 was first detected in a Swedish patient of Indian origin who travelled to India in 2008.
Researchers at the University of Chicago Medical Centre in the US found that young adult smokers exposed to the use of traditional cigarettes, first-generation e-cigarettes or second generation vape pens experienced an immediate, significant and lasting increase in the desire to smoke.
The woman, who died in Nevada in September, had been hospitalised in India with for a femur fracture and hip problems.
Older adults who exercised showed good cardiac fitness levels which improved their memory performance and increased brain activity patterns compared to their low fit peers.
Depression accounted for nearly 15 per cent of the cardiovascular deaths.
Of particular note was that these brain abnormalities were found in a relatively young group, with the average age being 32 years old.
According to the researchers, exercises do not have to be intense to have anti-inflammatory effects, but a moderate session would suffice.
New 5D tech may help diagnose diseases from cell phone images
Gall bladder cancer is known as highly fatal because usually it is diagnosed at very advanced stages when the disease has already spread.
Children whose parents considered them to be overweight at age four or five tended to gain more weight by age 14 or 15.
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