Muscle

Pakistani baby with rare heart disease treated in Noida

Pakistani baby with rare heart disease treated in Noida

A team of doctors here gave a new lease of life to a three-year-old Pakistani child who was suffering from a rare heart disease, found in one among 200,000 children.

Aug 05, 2017, 12:44 PM IST
Suffering from sleep disorder? Muscle protein may hold key to it

Suffering from sleep disorder? Muscle protein may hold key to it

The study shows that the protein in the muscle can lessen the effects of sleep loss in mice.

Aug 04, 2017, 20:03 PM IST
Animal-based protein vs plant-based protein - Which is better for longevity?

Animal-based protein vs plant-based protein - Which is better for longevity?

Weight loss through diet offers a range of health benefits, including reducing your risk of developing high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, and some cancers. 

Jul 12, 2017, 13:42 PM IST
Here's how you can keep sore muscles at bay during rainy season

Here's how you can keep sore muscles at bay during rainy season

Keep sore muscles at bay by massaging a few simple oils into the muscles and doing regular stretching exercises, suggest experts.

Jul 05, 2017, 23:05 PM IST
Vitamin D: Why it's so essential, what happens when you don't get enough of it?

Vitamin D: Why it's so essential, what happens when you don't get enough of it?

Vitamin D, also known as the sunshine vitamin, is an essential nutrient that helps maintain strong bones, teeth and keep the muscles healthy.

Apr 11, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Insulin resistance linked to faster cognitive decline

Insulin resistance linked to faster cognitive decline

 Researchers have found that insulin resistance is linked to a faster decline in cognitive performance.

Mar 22, 2017, 22:25 PM IST

Here is why you should drink milk daily!

Milk should be included in their daily diet for healthy lifestyle.

Apr 14, 2016, 10:44 AM IST

Men, women have different reasons for heart failure

 In men the heart muscle that encircles the main heart chamber grows bigger and thicker with age, while in women, it retains its size or gets somewhat smaller, reveals a new study of the ageing hearts of nearly 3,000 adults.

Oct 20, 2015, 16:38 PM IST

Young, fit people lose more muscle mass if inactive

If you stop using your legs just for two weeks, you would lose a third of your muscular strength even if you are quite young and strong, says a new study.

Jun 29, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

Inactivity causes rapid loss of muscle strength

It only takes two weeks of not using their legs for young people to lose a third of their muscular strength, leaving them on par with a person who is 40-50 years their senior, new research says.

Jun 27, 2015, 17:09 PM IST

Caloric restriction key to keeping muscles young

A new study has revealed that cutting calories can be beneficial for aging muscles.

Jun 01, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Strengthen your hip muscle to ease walking pain

People with clogged leg arteries rely more on muscles in the back of the calf when they walk to compensate for weakness in certain hip muscles, shows a new study.

May 08, 2015, 21:38 PM IST
Muscle-bound ex-Germany star Tim Wiese eyes wrestling career

Muscle-bound ex-Germany star Tim Wiese eyes wrestling career

Ex-Germany goalkeeper Tim Wiese says he has completed his first couple of training sessions to prepare for a career in the wrestling ring having packed on 40kgs (88lbs) of muscle.

Mar 26, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

Scientists grow leg muscle from cells in dish

Researchers have grown a mature and functional leg muscle in a mouse using a new approach for tissue engineering.

Feb 25, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

Benefits of climbing stairs!

Climbing stairs is the best way to burns calories than taking a traditional walk and it increases chance of achieving weight loss. 

Feb 22, 2015, 18:45 PM IST
Mind critical in maintaining muscle strength

Mind critical in maintaining muscle strength

 A new research has shed light on the power of mental visualization in maintaining real-life muscle.

Jan 05, 2015, 12:42 PM IST

Stem cells may help mend 'broken hearts'

A new study has suggested that delivering stem cell factor directly into damaged heart muscle after a heart attack may enhance cardiac repair and reverse injury.

Nov 20, 2014, 11:30 AM IST

Researchers replicate movement in muscle grown from rat cells

A research team in Japan said Friday that it has succeeded in replicating contraction and stretching in a small muscle grown from rat cells, media reported Friday.

Oct 24, 2014, 22:46 PM IST

S-equol supplements improve reproductive health in post-menopausal women

In a recent pilot study it was discovered that after 12 weeks of daily 10 milligram (mg) doses of an investigational fermented soy germ-based nutritional supplement S-equol, have led to improvements in post-menopausal women who experienced in vaginal atrophy.

Oct 17, 2014, 17:16 PM IST

Men have 400 more active genes in muscles than women

Scientists have found that men have approximately 400 more active genes in their skeletal muscle than women.

Oct 01, 2014, 13:26 PM IST