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Cancer is curable: Demystifying many cancer myths

Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 18:29

Some believe cancer is incurable, quite a few think it is contagious and many others feel it can be caused by hair-dyes and anti-perspirants - myths like these expose our little knowledge about the much-feared disease which, if addressed timely, can be cured, doctors say.

Outdated studies feeding false panic about older pregnancies, claims expert

Last Updated: Sunday, September 29, 2013, 15:58

It is often said that it becomes hard to have a baby after 35, but experts have claimed that a woman can have a baby even after turning 40.

Why people still stick by `old wives` tales`

Last Updated: Sunday, July 28, 2013, 16:07

As far as household myths go, there maybe some truth to these old wives` tales, which is why many still use them as quick remedies around the house.

Screen yourself from the sun, but beware of sunscreen myths

Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 10:31

Doctors have time and again harped on the importance of using a sunscreen to protect one`s skin. For many, however, choosing the right sunscreen is a tough choice, what with scores of products with various SPFs (Sun Protection Factors) flooding store shelves.

5 myths about stress busted

Last Updated: Sunday, March 31, 2013, 13:20

First myth is that getting enough sleep, exercising and eating right can reduce stress. But the fact is that though taking care of ourselves can help us feel good, but it won`t come close to mitigating stress.

`White bread` myths debunked

Last Updated: Friday, September 14, 2012, 19:22

Most of the half-baked warnings about the dangers of eating bread are just myths and people are missing out on vital vitamins and minerals by removing it from their daily diet, experts have warned.

Top 10 Diet and Fitness Myths

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 16:04

Here is a list of top 10 diet and fitness myth busters.

Common Dietary Myths in India

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 31, 2012, 17:22

There are certain dietary myths which are associated with the concept of so called ‘healthy food’.

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