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Prolonged periods of sitting can cancel the benefits of exercise, says study

Prolonged periods of sitting can cancel the benefits of exercise, says study

As your total sitting time increases, so does your risk of an early death.

Schizophrenia patients at threefold higher risk of dying

Schizophrenia patients at threefold higher risk of dying

High death rates among people with schizophrenia have also been shown in previous small studies and those from other countries such as Scandinavia and Australia.

Antidepressants up risk of death: Study

Antidepressants up risk of death: Study

The researchers reviewed studies involving hundreds of thousands of people and found that antidepressant users had a 33 per cent higher chance of death than non-users. 

Early death may befall those who sit throughout the day! - Read

Early death may befall those who sit throughout the day! - Read

According to research, people may be less likely to die young if they break up sedentary time by moving around every half hour.

This is how you can postpone disability, death – Read

This is how you can postpone disability, death – Read

The study indicates that a healthy lifestyle may help reduce the duration of an individual`s disabled period near the end of life

Patient's corpse left in bed for eight hours; UK hospital blames shortage of staff

Patient's corpse left in bed for eight hours; UK hospital blames shortage of staff

One of the visitors of the patient, Helen Rega, said that the patient passed away at 7:00 am and by 3:30 pm, the body was still on the bed.

Too much of good cholesterol bad for your health: Study

Too much of good cholesterol bad for your health: Study

Cholesterol is a fatty substance known as a lipid and is vital for the normal functioning of the body.

Kannada TV stars Rachana, Jeevan killed in car accident

Kannada TV stars Rachana, Jeevan killed in car accident

Days after Indian television lost two of its young stars Gagan Kang and Arjit Lavania in a deadly car accident, reports of two Kannada TV stars getting killed in a car crash has surfaced.

BRD Medical college: Uttar Pradesh govt transfers Additional Chief Secretary Anita Bhatnagar

BRD Medical college: Uttar Pradesh govt transfers Additional Chief Secretary Anita Bhatnagar

In its report submitted yesterday, the committee probing the hospital tragedy has recommended initiating criminal action against the then principal of BRD Medical College and several other doctors of the hospital.

Woman dies horrifying death after being cut in half inside hospital lift – Read

Woman dies horrifying death after being cut in half inside hospital lift – Read

The woman, named Rocio Cortes Nunez, also has two other daughters aged three and four.

9 officials suspended amid allegations of 173 cows deaths in a week

9 officials suspended amid allegations of 173 cows deaths in a week

Those suspended include the department's deputy directors in Durg and Bemetara and seven veterinarians.

Man dies while cleaning sewer at Delhi hospital

Man dies while cleaning sewer at Delhi hospital

A man died while cleaning a sewer at a government hospital here on Sunday while three others were taken ill, the Delhi Fire Service said.

Aadhaar made mandatory for registration of death

Aadhaar made mandatory for registration of death

The home ministry said on Friday that it would be applicable for the residents of all states except Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and Meghalaya, for which a date would be notified separately.

 

Japan aims to reduce suicides by 30 per cent in 10 years

It states that the government will push further for measures against work-related suicides, saying that cutting extreme work hours and preventing harassment by bosses are necessary.

Do you take drugs for heartburn? It can elevate death risk!

Do you take drugs for heartburn? It can elevate death risk!

The findings showed that people taking these drugs called as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) had a 50 percent increased risk of dying over the next five years. 

Eating crispy 'french fries' may double the risk of death

Eating crispy 'french fries' may double the risk of death

Researchers have found that eating french fries may increase the risk of death.

Rajasthan Police constable, who took on sand mafia, crushed to death

Rajasthan Police constable, who took on sand mafia, crushed to death

Constable Lalaram Yadav, who had gone to a quarry to check illegal mining, was killed at Kairant Mod in Alwar district on Tuesday night.

A father's heartfelt message on son's death - Alabama 'miracle baby' born without nose dies at 2

A father's heartfelt message on son's death - Alabama 'miracle baby' born without nose dies at 2

Eli was premature and did not have any nasal passages or sinus cavities when he was born on March , 2015.

Death brings out positive emotions in those who are approaching it, says study

Death brings out positive emotions in those who are approaching it, says study

Researchers analysed the emotional content of blog posts from terminally ill patients who were dying of either cancer or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

HIV patients indulging in tobacco-use at double the risk of death, warns study!

HIV patients indulging in tobacco-use at double the risk of death, warns study!

Researchers at the University of York in the UK said that tobacco use is emerging as a 'silent killer' for HIV patients and is more common among HIV positive people than HIV negative individuals.