Zinc test can help diagnose breast cancer early

Detecting changes in zinc in the body through a simple blood test could help diagnose breast cancer early, finds a research that holds promise of an easily-detectable biomarker of early breast cancer.

How Zinc affects human body revealed

Researchers have revealed that zinc is one of the most essential trace metals found in human nutrition and lifestyle and it affects the human body in many ways.

Rising CO2 level poses threat to human nutrition

The rising levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide that comes with climate change poses serious threat. According to a new study it has been revealed that the rising CO2 can cut the nutritional quality of some of the world`s most important food crops.

Zinc important for hair growth: Jacqueline Fernandez

Jacqueline Fernandez, known for her flawless look and beautiful tresses, says that zinc helps in strengthening hair and is a must.

Foods with Zinc can fight Diabetes Mellitus

Zinc is an essential mineral required by the body for maintaining a healthy immune system, building proteins, triggering enzymes, and creating DNA. Besides that zinc can aid in normalizing the negative effects of diabetes mellitus. According to a study, zinc has been shown to alleviate the harmful effects of diabetes by improving glycemic control in type I and type II diabetes.

Zinc starves lethal bacteria to stop infection

Zinc can `starve` one of the world`s most deadly bacteria that causes pneumonia and meningitis, by preventing its uptake of an essential metal, scientists have found.

Zinc helps keep infection at bay

Zinc helps control infections by gently tapping the brakes on the immune response, says a new study.

New evidence points to Moon`s violent origins

Scientists have shed new insights about the moon`s chemical makeup as well as clues about the giant impacts that may have shaped the early beginnings of Earth and the moon.

Zinc ‘important for learning and memory’

Zinc plays a key role in regulating how neurons communicate with one another.

Zinc suppresses pancreatic cancer cells

Scientists have found zinc to be a likely tumour suppressor in a common form of pancreatic cancer.

Soon, a tech to detect role of zinc in diabetes

Zinc is found throughout the body and involved in many metabolic pathways that affect the function of the immune system and brain, reproduction, and sexual development.

Soon, a tech to detect role of zinc in diabetes

Zinc is found throughout the body and involved in many metabolic pathways that affect the function of the immune system and brain, reproduction, and sexual development.

Excess zinc intake harmful for denture wearers

Denture wearers can ingest toxic levels of zinc with adverse neurologic effects.

Excess zinc intake harmful for denture wearers

Denture wearers can ingest toxic levels of zinc with adverse neurologic effects.

Zinc can treat the common cold

Zinc supplements can reduce the severity and duration of illness caused by the common cold.

Zinc can treat the common cold

Zinc supplements can reduce the severity and duration of illness caused by the common cold.

Vedanta Q2 zinc, iron ore production up

Indian-focused mining group Vedanta Resources Plc posted a 15.6 percent rise in second quarter output of refined zinc and a 27.3 percent increase in iron ore, its two most important minerals.