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Can bladder cancer be prevented? Know your symptoms, risk!

Bladder cancer is the seventh most common cancer in males worldwide.

Urine tests could detect stomach cancer, claims Chinese study

A study team from Shanghai's Rui Jin Hospital has found that the tumour marker for stomach cancer can be tested through urine.

Minor boy beaten up, forced to drink urine on theft charge in UP

An 11-year-old boy was beaten up for allegedly stealing 30 kg of wheat and forced to drink urine in a village here.

Exercise well, eat healthy to charge up your kidneys

In addition, people with a high blood pressure -- that is, upwards of 140/90 mmHg -- are also at high risk of developing kidney problems.

 

Here's how to keep your kidney health in check!

In 2016, it has become even more essential to raise awareness about this organ keeping in mind the rapid elevation in kidney diseases.

Peeing in open in Uttar Pradesh will land you on YouTube

Peeing in open in Uttar Pradesh will land you on YouTube

Public urination is a big problem in India.

Now, a urine test that 'sniffs' out prostate cancer

The test involves inserting urine samples into the Odoreader that are then measured using algorithms developed by the research team.

Zika virus may be transmitted through saliva, urine

Brazilian researchers found traces of Zika virus in the saliva and urine of patients with symptoms of the disease, which means the virus is potentially transmissible via the two fluids, the media reported on Saturday.

Bizarre disliking: Woman stockpiles her urine in bucket, dumps it on neighbour's home

Bizarre disliking: Woman stockpiles her urine in bucket, dumps it on neighbour's home

It's bizarre story of a woman's disliking about her neighbour!

Wearable device uses urine to power wireless transmitter

Scientists have developed a first self-sufficient system powered by a wearable energy generator that uses urine to power wireless transmitter.

Now, urine-powered socks that send `Wee-Fi` signal to PC

Now, urine-powered socks that send `Wee-Fi` signal to PC

This would indicate proof of life since the device will only work if the operator's urine fuels the MFCs.

Anti-depressants found in Indrani's urine, says JJ Hospital Dean

JJ Hospital Dean Dr TP Lahane on Saturday said that high-level of anti-depressant was found in the urine of Indrani Mukerjea, an accused in her daughter Sheena Bora's murder case.

This DNA sequencing device can UTI-proof your life

A team of researchers has come out with a DNA sequencing device that can improve treatment of urinary infections.

NASA wants to turn astronauts' poop into food

NASA wants to turn astronauts' poop into food

The US space agency has funded researchers to find out how to recycle human excreta into food that can help astronauts sustain on deeper space missions, including Mars.

Indian-origin Singaporean held for helping neighbour feed her mother faeces

A 39-year-old Indian-origin Singaporean was arrested here on Friday for helping his next-door neighbour feed her aged mother human faeces and urine, days after the video of the incident went viral.

Tour de France: Chris Froome blasts `irresponsible` reporters after urine attack

Tour de France: Chris Froome blasts `irresponsible` reporters after urine attack

Yellow jersey wearer Chris Froome hit out at "irresponsible" reporting at the Tour de France after revealing he had urine thrown over him by a spectator during the 14th stage on Saturday.

Why your eyes sting, turn red while swimming in pools

A new report has recently clarified a long-standing misconception that eyes go red and stingy after swimming because of urine and not chlorine.

Scientists use bacteria to detect cancer, diabetes

Two research teams said they have used Escherichia coli (E. coli) as diagnostic tools to detect liver cancer and diabetes.

New 'economic' urine test may replace need for blood samples

Scientists have developed a new urine testing method, that is not only economic, but is faster and could reduce need for blood samples.

At least 10 dead as Myanmar migrants stuck in Andaman sea with no food, water

At least 10 dead as Myanmar migrants stuck in Andaman sea with no food, water

At least 10 people have died after a wooden fishing boat carrying about 350 Myanmar migrants of the Muslim Rohingya minority was abandoned by the crew.