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Run awareness campaigns on mobile radiation: Report

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 21:44

Government should step up efforts to spread awareness about mobile radiations for allaying fears of possible ill effects on health, a DoT committee has said.

200 mn people globally at risk of exposure to toxic waste: Study

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 17:06

Nearly 200 million people globally are at risk of exposure to toxic waste, a report has revealed.

Fat ain`t fit: Obesity a health hazard

Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 13:45

One of the most common advertisements in both the print and electronic media is that of weight loss programmes that promise magical transformation from a fat to a fit figure. Doctors, however, express doubt over the efficacy of such programmes.

Strong antibiotics hazardous for patients` health

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 00:05

This overuse of antibiotics has a number of downsides, including that these types of drugs kill more of the "good" bacteria found in our bodies.

Agarbattis are hazardous to health

Last Updated: Saturday, August 03, 2013, 20:00

Burning incense generates indoor air pollutants that may cause inflammation in human lung cells, a new study has found.

Make sure your next mobile isn`t a health hazard

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 13:04

When Gaurav asked for a mobile phone, with all his classmates showing off their smartphones, his mother was unwilling to spend too much on something she believed was only good for making calls. She bought him a smartphone from a lesser known brand, for just upwards of Rs.4,000. But, did she consider how safe it was?

Tattoo parlours: Who is assessing the risk?

Last Updated: Sunday, July 17, 2011, 00:00

What lies on the other side of this "cool" trend may be a health hazard, say experts.

Thirdhand smoke, a big health hazard

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 04, 2011, 00:00

A new study has suggested that ``thirdhand smoke``- the invisible remains of cigarette smoke that deposits on carpeting, clothing, furniture and other surfaces- may be even more of a health hazard than previously thought.

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