Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 13:50
A daily low-dose aspirin is widely prescribed to prevent cardiovascular disease. Now, a new study claims that gene variations in some individuals may modify the cardiovascular benefits of aspirin, leading to slightly harmful effects.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 13:28
Most of us face problems in getting a sound sleep. There may be several factors that can be responsible for this, like work pressure, family responsibilities, relationship issues, etc.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 14:53
Low thyroid levels in the cardiac tissue of diabetics may be the major cause of their associated heart disease, a study has said, indicating that restoring thyroid hormones in heart may prevent heart disease in diabetics.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 13:33
Politicians, take note! Stress hormones such as cortisol may affect a person`s voting behaviour and voter turnout, a new study has claimed.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 16:45
Sun lovers beware! Chronic exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation can release feel-good hormones called endorphins that may lead to physical dependence, tolerance and addiction-like behaviour.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 19:03
A new animal study has revealed that increased stress hormones might speed up cognitive decline in people as they age.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 12:19
Obesity among Western men could be linked with exposure to substances containing the female sex hormone estrogen according to new research from the University of Adelaide.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 20:53
A new study suggests that women with moles or nevi are more likely to develop breast cancer.