Globally 8 in 1,000 kids born with foetal alcohol syndrome

Globally 8 in 1,000 kids born with foetal alcohol syndrome

Nearly eight out of every 1,000 children worldwide are born with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD), which increases their risk of developing physical, mental, behavioural and learning disabilities, according to researchers.

Aug 22, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Alcohol may actually help improve memory, says study

Alcohol may actually help improve memory, says study

 A new study has revealed that alcohol may improve memory about information learned before the drinking session began.

Jul 26, 2017, 00:12 AM IST
Tips to keep your mental health sound!

Tips to keep your mental health sound!

 It is very important to stay fit to lead a healthy lifestyle.

Dec 11, 2016, 06:52 AM IST

Yoga is mentally healing, says AMU VC

The vice chancellor of the AMU on Sunday said he had been performing yoga for over 40 years and found it soothing and mentally healing.

Jun 21, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

'Bedtime stories' may foster brain buildout supporting reading readiness in kids

A new study has shown association between reading to young children and brain activity.

Apr 26, 2015, 16:40 PM IST

One serving of spinach a day could keep mental decline away by 11 years

Including veggies like spinach and kale can keep your cognitive functions from declining by 11 years.

Apr 01, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Could depression be a physical illness?

Depression may not be a mental or emotional condition but actually a result of inflammation caused by the body's immune system, scientists say.

Jan 05, 2015, 14:14 PM IST

Tooth loss may lead to memory decline

The memory and walking speeds of older adults who have lost all of their natural teeth decline more rapidly than in those who still have some of their own teeth, finds research.

Dec 19, 2014, 11:25 AM IST

Walking workstations boost overall health

A research showed that walking workstations could improve not only your physical, but your mental health as well.

Oct 30, 2014, 17:37 PM IST

Study claims social media can harm mental health

A new study has suggested that social media like Twitter and Facebook can be harmful to one`s mental health.

Aug 09, 2014, 12:28 PM IST

New smartphone app to boost mental health treatment

Scientists have developed a new smartphone app that detects changes in patients` behavioural patterns, and then sends the data to doctors in real time.

Jul 02, 2014, 12:57 PM IST

Mental health patients twice as likely to be victims of homicide than general public

A national study examining the characteristics of homicide victims across England and Wales found that patients with mental illness are two and a half times more likely to be victims of homicide than people in the general population.

Jun 18, 2014, 12:04 PM IST

What made Salman Khan lose his cool yet again?

Salman Khan is always in news for a variety of reasons. On one hand, the hunk of an actor comes across as a magnanimous superstar, while on the other hand, he seems to be a short-tempered person.

Oct 23, 2013, 10:27 AM IST

Traffic stalls as Salman Khan is seen on a bike in Mumbai

Salman Khan’s upcoming home production ‘Jai Ho’ which was previously titled ‘Mental’ was shooting its action sequence on the busy roads of Mumbai.

Oct 17, 2013, 21:03 PM IST

Much ado about nothing: Amitabh Bachchan on meeting Salman

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan finds nothing eyebrow-raising about meeting and talking to actor Salman Khan, who is his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai`s former boyfriend.

Oct 11, 2013, 20:28 PM IST

When Amitabh Bachchan met Salman Khan

Amitabh Bachchan made his presence felt on the sets of Salman Khan’s latest and greeted the ‘Dabangg’ star and also enquired about his nerve ailment.

Oct 10, 2013, 11:33 AM IST

No `Garjan` for Salman Khan

There was a bit of news in a trade magazine last week saying Subhash Ghai and Salman Khan coming together in a film called `Garjan` after `Yuvraj`.

Sep 21, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

2014 is for Salman Khan!

2013 might have been a disappointing year for the fans of Salman Khan who were anxiously waiting to see him on the silver screen but here’s good news galore for them.

Aug 24, 2013, 10:38 AM IST

Salman Khan helped Daisy Shah pay surgery bill?

Salman Khan’s popularity is beyond Bollywood. The hunk of an actor, who is a heartthrob of millions, is also loved for being a magnanimous personality.

Aug 19, 2013, 13:53 PM IST

Salman Khan’s ‘Mental’ to be called ‘Jai Ho’?

Salman Khan – who recently made headlines for getting injured on the sets of his latest venture ‘Mental’ – is in news yet again but due to the name change of the movie.

Jul 17, 2013, 11:04 AM IST