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Sick building syndrome: Fungal toxins in your house can make you ill

Sick building syndrome: Fungal toxins in your house can make you ill

Accoding to a group of researchers, there are three types of fungus that can grow on ordinary household wallpaper and spread into the air, leading to serious health consequences.

Jun 26, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
Climate change is making people sick, warns US doctors

Climate change is making people sick, warns US doctors

With the rising levels of air pollution, water contamination and a widening range for disease-carrying mosquitoes, a coalition of 11 US medical groups on Wednesday have warned that climate change is making people sick.

Mar 16, 2017, 00:58 AM IST
Honeybees remain on work even when ill

Honeybees remain on work even when ill

Honeybees tirelessly commute between rewarding flower patches and their hive, often hundreds or even thousands of metres apart.

Sep 14, 2016, 12:39 PM IST

How noise pollution is affecting our health

Watch this special segment and get to know, How excessive use of horn making people deaf and sick?

Jun 11, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

Healthy or sick? Tiny cell bubbles may hold answer

For decades scientists believed that the EV material released by some human cells -- which can only be seen through high-tech electron microscopes -- was nothing more than biological debris.

Dec 13, 2015, 12:44 PM IST

100 Bangladeshi garment factory workers mysteriously fall sick

 More than 100 workers of a readymade garment factory near the Bangladeshi capital mysteriously fell ill today, sparking protests from their colleagues.

Sep 12, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

45 factory workers fall ill after drinking RO water

45 workers of a garment factory here fell ill after drinking suspected contaminated water from the Reverse Osmosis (RO) system.

May 10, 2015, 03:25 AM IST

Your household pets can make you sick

If you a animal companion in your home, be careful, as a new study shows that household pets can transmit infection to people, and make them sick.

Apr 21, 2015, 10:50 AM IST

Sick wives send divorce rates soaring

So it turns out that "in sickness and in health" is a wedding vow really hard to keep true to the word, as a new study claims that divorce rates are high if either of the spouse is ill, and higher with the wives being sick.

Mar 05, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

67 fall ill after suspected food poisoning in MP

At least 67 people, including 10 children, fell ill after consuming food at a wedding party in Sita Mangal Bhawan here, police said on Monday.

Feb 23, 2015, 15:27 PM IST
Actors who start bands make me sick: Johnny Depp

Actors who start bands make me sick: Johnny Depp

Superstar Johhny Depp finds the idea about actors venturing into music very sickening.

Jan 21, 2015, 12:37 PM IST
Actors fancying themselves as musicians make Johnny Depp 'sick'

Actors fancying themselves as musicians make Johnny Depp 'sick'

Johnny Depp has revealed that actors, who capitalize on their fame to make music, always just made him sick.

Jan 20, 2015, 15:27 PM IST
Jordan coach Ray Wilkins hopping mad over doping fiasco

Jordan coach Ray Wilkins hopping mad over doping fiasco

Jordan coach Ray Wilkins blasted Asian Cup organisers on Thursday after a botched doping test made one of his players sick, potentially ruling him out of the tournament.

Jan 15, 2015, 18:12 PM IST
Jordan protest after dope test makes striker Ahmad Hayel ill

Jordan protest after dope test makes striker Ahmad Hayel ill

Jordan lodged a formal protest at the Asian Cup on Wednesday after claiming a bungled doping test had made one of their players be sick.

Jan 14, 2015, 13:14 PM IST
Chris Evans surprises sick young fan

Chris Evans surprises sick young fan

'Captain America' star Chris Evans paid a surprise visit to a sick cancer patient, who is battling a brain tumor, at Boston care center.

Dec 31, 2014, 11:05 AM IST
Tulisa to replace sick Mel B on 'The X Factor'?

Tulisa to replace sick Mel B on 'The X Factor'?

Singer Mel B is said to be too sick to judge the final of the reality show "The X Factor", and if sources are to be believed, ex-panelist Tulisa Contostavlos will be brought in.

Dec 13, 2014, 10:28 AM IST

300 taken ill after having food at religious gathering in West Bengal

Around 300 people were taken ill after consuming food at a religious gathering in the Gopalpur village under the limits of Kolaghat police station in East Midnapore district, the police said.

Oct 16, 2014, 01:03 AM IST

How to keep flu away on wedding day

Autumn weddings might be a rage right now, but the year end also brings along cold and flu. If you are one of those who gets sick easily, start with a prevention product to avoid ruining your wedding day.

Sep 16, 2014, 15:04 PM IST

Kerala minister falls sick during cabinet meet

Congress leader and Minister for Cooperation CN Balakrishnan fell sick Wednesday during the weekly cabinet meeting here.

Jul 23, 2014, 13:04 PM IST

TV actor Rakesh Diwana dies

Television actor Rakesh Diwana, who played the role of Kumbhkarna in popular serial `Ramayana` telecast in 2008-09, died here today. He was 48.

Apr 27, 2014, 19:37 PM IST