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Kids with Cushing syndrome face higher suicide risk

 Children with Cushing syndrome -- a metabolic disorder caused by high levels of the stress hormone hormone cortisol -- may be at higher risk for suicide as well as for depression, anxiety and other mental health conditions long after their disease has been successfully treated, says a study.

Mar 29, 2016, 13:25 PM IST

Novel treatments for autism on horizon

Rare mutations in more than 100 genes affect networks in the brain that result in autism, showed two major genetic studies on the syndrome led by scientists at the University of California.

Oct 30, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

Patients with severe ME have little or no access to specialist treatment services

One in three severely affected adults with ME, otherwise known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), have no access to local specialist services, new research has shown.

Jul 03, 2014, 12:37 PM IST

Women not immune from snoring-stroke connection

It is not only men who are at risk of stroke linked to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). A study has found that the link between OSA and stroke may be just as strong among women too.

May 24, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Japanese Encephalitis Syndrome claim 674 lives

With 3,803 cases of Japanese Encephalitis Syndrome reported from across the country this year, the deadly virus has so far claimed 674 lives.

Aug 19, 2012, 13:10 PM IST

Over-scheduling of kids’ activities behind ‘family fatigue’ syndrome

Family fatigue is not only exhausting for busy mums but robs kids of the chance to create their own imaginative play.

Aug 13, 2011, 20:27 PM IST

Chocolate eases chronic fatigue syndrome

Dark chocolate may ease the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, says a new research.

Dec 30, 2010, 10:41 AM IST

Chocolate eases chronic fatigue syndrome

Dark chocolate may ease the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, says a new research.

Dec 30, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Moderate drinking cuts risk of metabolic diseases

Researchers have found that moderate drinkers tend to be at lower risk of metabolic syndrome.

Nov 30, 2010, 14:03 PM IST

Moderate drinking cuts risk of metabolic diseases

Researchers have found that moderate drinkers tend to be at lower risk of metabolic syndrome.

Nov 30, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Chocolate may ease symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome

Dark chocolate may ease the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, says a new research.

Nov 25, 2010, 08:41 AM IST

Chocolate may ease symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome

Dark chocolate may ease the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, says a new research.

Nov 25, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Fibromyalgia linked to restless legs syndrome

A new study discovered that adults with fibromyalgia, a medical disorder characterized wit chronic widespread pain, had a much higher prevalence and risk of restless legs (RLS) syndrome than healthy controls.

Oct 16, 2010, 13:41 PM IST

Fibromyalgia linked to restless legs syndrome

A new study discovered that adults with fibromyalgia, a medical disorder characterized wit chronic widespread pain, had a much higher prevalence and risk of restless legs (RLS) syndrome than healthy controls.

Oct 16, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Press Council report on `Paid News` syndrome

In a bid to check the
phenomenon of paid news, the Press Council of India on Friday
recommended among other things amendment to elections laws to
declare any payment for publication of news as a corrupt
practice.

Jul 30, 2010, 18:05 PM IST

Superwoman syndrome credited to popping prescription pills

A survey has revealed that most women, who are overwhelmed by jobs, kids and commitments, pop prescription pills to boost their energy, calm them down or for any other non medical reason.

Feb 26, 2010, 21:06 PM IST

Superwoman syndrome credited to popping prescription pills

A survey has revealed that most women, who are overwhelmed by jobs, kids and commitments, pop prescription pills to boost their energy, calm them down or for any other non medical reason.

Feb 26, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

When science found out about broken hearts

If you`re nursing a broken heart this Valentine`s day, then please take note: "broken heart syndrome" is a recognized medical condition.

Feb 14, 2010, 21:18 PM IST

When science found out about broken hearts

If you`re nursing a broken heart this Valentine`s day, then please take note: "broken heart syndrome" is a recognized medical condition.

Feb 14, 2010, 00:00 AM IST