Hypoxia

Sleep apnea reduces your ability to regulate blood pressure, says study

Sleep apnea reduces your ability to regulate blood pressure, says study

A new study has revealed that a single bout of sleep apnea can decrease your ability to regulate blood pressure.

Nov 17, 2016, 19:27 PM IST

Know the causes of muscle cramps!

Muscle cramps happens quite common to all of us and we tend to ignore it until they bother us frequently.

Jul 13, 2016, 00:22 AM IST

Puzzling case of sudoku-induced seizures

 Sudoku puzzles can give the brain a hard time, but in a very rare case, solving the numerical grid puzzles triggered seizures in a 25-year-old.

Oct 25, 2015, 12:14 PM IST
How high altitude affects blood pressure

How high altitude affects blood pressure

  In a significant find, an expedition to Mount Everest by Italian researchers has shown for the first time that blood pressure monitored over a 24-hour period rises progressively as people climb to higher altitudes.

Aug 27, 2014, 19:49 PM IST

Low oxygen bad for breast cancer patients

Breast cancer cells, when exposed to low oxygen conditions, trigger the production of two proteins that make the cancer cells spread fast -- making the patient’s condition worse, a new paper has contended.

Dec 27, 2013, 19:05 PM IST

Now, test to predict altitude sickness

Scientists have developed the first test to predict who will develop altitude sickness.

Dec 25, 2013, 19:41 PM IST

New treatment helps people with spine injuries walk better

Researchers have discovered a promising new treatment that can help people suffering from spinal cord injuries walk better.

Dec 02, 2013, 11:29 AM IST

New treatment helps people with spine injuries walk better

Scientists have identified a new treatment that can help people with spinal cord injuries walk better.

Nov 28, 2013, 15:28 PM IST

High altitude sickness can be detected before physical symptoms appear

Researchers have found that hypoxia can be detected prior to the appearance of physical symptoms.

Oct 28, 2013, 10:39 AM IST

Proteins that help brain tumours spread identified

Scientists have identified a molecular pathway that contributes to the ability of malignant glioma cells in a brain tumour to spread and invade previously healthy brain tissue.

Sep 28, 2013, 16:12 PM IST

Cancer drug has potential to treat diabetes

A new research has found that a cancer drug has the potential to treat diabetes.

Sep 16, 2013, 16:33 PM IST