The MERS virus has killed 10 more people in Saudi Arabia over the past week, pushing the death toll above 400, as health officials broaden their campaign to halt its spread.
A new study has demonstrated that a molecule found in some plants can combat weight gain induced by a high-fat diet but only in female mices.
One more person died of swine flu in Kashmir Valley on Friday taking the death toll due to the disease in the region to eight and 14 new patients have tested positive for the virus, health officials said here on Friday.
Swine flu has claimed seven more lives in Rajasthan in the last 24 hours taking the toll due to H1N1 virus to 302.
Sitting for longer durations can cause coronary artery calcification, which is an early indicator of heart problems.
Psychedelics like LSD and magic mushrooms, do not put a person at risk of developing mental health problems, claims a new study.
Semi-veggie diet, where proportion of plant-based foods is higher compared to animal-based foods, can help reduce the risk heart disease and stroke significantly, claims a new study.
A new research has uncovered how the metal cadmium, which is accumulating in the food chain, causes toxicity in living cells.
Diseases spread through dirty water and poor sanitation are the fifth biggest killer of women worldwide, causing more deaths than AIDS, diabetes or breast cancer, researchers say.
Annual vaccination is the most effective solution for combating seasonal influenza infections such as swine flu, which has killed more than 1,200 people this year in India, the World Health Organisation has said.
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