Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 14:38
A new study has found that for people seeking a natural treatment for the common cold, some preparations containing the plant Echinacea work better than nothing, yet "evidence is weak".
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 16:12
An exposure to common infections like cold sores, mild pneumonia or stomach discomforts - even if the infections never made you ill - may increase risk of memory decline, shows new study.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 12:46
British researchers have engineered a new compound, which can prevent people from catching the cold virus by blocking its transmission to others.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 12:46
A new study has revealed that shivering and bouts of moderate exercise are both capable of converting energy-storing `white fat` into energy-burning `brown fat`.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 13:46
A new study has revealed that the more common colds and viral infections a woman has during pregnancy, the higher the risk her baby will have asthma.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 13:26
A new study has revealed that while zinc may be best for prevention, acetaminophen, ibuprofen and perhaps antihistamine-decongestant combinations are the recommended treatments.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 22:21
Regular exposure to mildly cold air may help you lose weight by burning more calories, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 09:05
Keeping warm during winter is not easy. It is at this time of the year, people get more prone to bacteria and viruses that produce toxins causing colds, cough, influenza and other common diseases.