Facebook blocks pic of plus-size model Tess Holliday, apologises later

Facebook blocks pic of plus-size model Tess Holliday, apologises later

The image of Tess Holliday, an American plus-size model, meant to promote body positivity at an event was rejected by Facebook stating that “it depicts a body or body parts in an undesirable manner”.

Wearable sensors can monitor your sweat in real-time

 Engineers at a US university have developed wearable sensors that can monitor your sweat in real-time, providing meaningful information about your state of health.

Reduce plate size to reduce weight

Besides running on treadmill for hours to cut down unnecessary fat from your body, using smaller plates can also be highly effective.

Over 11 moles on arm can predict deadly skin cancer risk

 If you are a woman and have more than 11 moles on your right arm, check if you have over 100 such moles all over the body as the high mole presence can predict a higher risk of developing a deadly skin cancer.

Learn how to fast and stay healthy this Navratri

 Fasting for nine days during the Navratri festival will not harm your health if you learn how not to starve or eat later in a balanced manner, experts suggest.

Overweight men have more sexual partners!

 A team of researchers has explored how many sex partners people have relative to their height and body mass.

The heights of fa(t)shion!

How do people even define the term 'fat'? Think about it. There are actually various versions of fat and all of them mixed up!  

Overuse of workout supplements emerging as 'eating disorder' in men

While most gym-goers generally take supplements to add to their effort to have better bodies, it turns out the excessive use of such products is emerging as eating disorder in men.

Photo of Bobbi Kristina Brown's body leaks?

Photo of Bobbi Kristina Brown's body leaks?

 A photo of singer Bobbi Kristina Brown's body from her funeral has reportedly been sold for six figures.

Get up for your heart health and move for your waistline

 Regular walking and running not only improve your heart but also enable you shed extra kilos around your waistline resulting in a healthy body mass index (BMI), researchers say.

New algorithm helps decipher how drugs work inside body

New algorithm helps decipher how drugs work inside body

 Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a computer algorithm that can help scientists for the first time see how drugs produce pharmacological effects inside the body.

Emma Stone feels trapped while working out in the gym

Emma Stone feels trapped while working out in the gym

"Birdman" actress Emma Stone says she hates going to the gym because it makes her feel "trapped".

Indian Army recovers second body of militant killed in Manipur ambush

Indian Army recovers second body of militant killed in Manipur ambush

A police team of Indian Army said on Monday that they have recovered another body of a militant, who was injured when militants ambushed a convoy of 6 Dogra Regiment on June 4, killing 18 soldiers and injuring 15 others.

Zoe Saldana doesn't want her pre-pregnancy bod back

 Zoe Saldana, who welcomed her twins Cy and Bowie six months ago, has opened up about her post-pregnancy body.

New Zealand glacier body identified after 42 years

 A New Zealand hiker's body that lay frozen in a glacier for more than four decades has been formally identified, police said today.

Know your body Prakriti

A human body is often described as pious and pure as a temple. The fact remains that in order to maintain the sanctity of this 'temple', we must understand our own body type.

Revolutionary treatment for cystic fibrosis found

Cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that causes the body to create thick and sticky mucus, can now be controlled, thanks to a new breakthrough research.

Body found on freighter from Africa docked in Philadelphia

Authorities say workers in Philadelphia unloading cocoa beans from a freighter from West Africa have found the body of a presumed stowaway in the cargo hold.

Where you live can affect your body weight

Next time you begin house hunting, try for an upscale neighbourhood to keep your body weight in check, new research says.

Why you should love coffee

Did you know that the ubiquitous coffee is also a good antioxidant that kills damaging free radicals in our body?