Eat grapes to help lower obesity risk

According to researchers, grapes may also help counter the negative effects of a high fat diet, including heart disease, hypertension and diabetes.

May 05, 2016, 16:27 PM IST

Know what cocoa has to offer other than its delicious taste

Along with its delicious taste, cocoa has other benefits too, as scientists have found out that it contains polyphenols, which are micronutrients that reduce age-related cognitive dysfunction and promote healthy brain aging.

Sep 16, 2015, 16:30 PM IST

Cranberry juice may protect against killer diseases

Drinking low-calorie cranberry juice cocktail may help lower the risk of chronic diseases, including heart disease, diabetes and stroke, says a study.

Jun 30, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

This is how green tea, apple benefit our health

Scientists have found evidence supporting the health benefiting facts about certain foods like green tea and apples.

Apr 14, 2015, 12:10 PM IST

Chocoholics can soon munch on tastier, healthier chocolate

Good news for chocolate lovers! Scientists are working to make the treats sweeter and nutritious.

Mar 25, 2015, 10:35 AM IST

Five powerful health benefits of eating pomegranate!

Pomegranate (botanical name is Punica granatum) is not just a delicious fruit, but is also high in nutrition. Rich in antioxidants and phytochemicals, pomegranate is one of the most powerful, nutrient dense foods for overall good health.

Sep 02, 2014, 11:11 AM IST

Dark chocolate may benefit people with artery disease

Eating dark chocolate - a food rich in polyphenols - may help people with peripheral artery disease walk a little longer and farther before pain sets in, scientists have found.

Jul 03, 2014, 13:18 PM IST

Eating grapes reduces knee pain

Suffering from knee pain? Adding grapes to your diet can help you lessen that excruciating knee pain.

May 10, 2014, 13:35 PM IST

Peach extract could help restrict breast cancer metastasis

Researchers have shown that treatment with peach extract inhibit breast cancer metastasis.

Mar 26, 2014, 11:30 AM IST

How dark chocolate and red wine are good for your heart

A new study has revealed red wine and dark chocolate not only taste great, but also have heart-healthy components.

Feb 18, 2014, 21:44 PM IST

Health benefits of Lingonberry: The new superfood

We all know berries are an amazing group of fruits. You all must have the good fortune of tasting berries like strawberries,cranberries,blackberries, blueberries and raspberries. There is a new berry on the block that science is seriously looking into. It is the lingonberry which has higher concentrations of plant polyphenols and confers even greater health benefits

Jan 27, 2014, 22:16 PM IST

Grape seed extract kills prostate cancer cells

A new study by Indian origin researcher has revealed that the synthesis of the most active component of grape seed extract, B2G2, encourages the cell death known as apoptosis in prostate cancer cells while leaving healthy cells unharmed.

Dec 05, 2013, 11:39 AM IST

Drinking three cups of tea a day can cut stroke risk by 20%

A new study has revealed that just three cups of tea a day can slash the risk of a stroke by around 20 percent.

Nov 14, 2013, 13:08 PM IST

Two cups of wild blueberries a day may help keep the doctor at bay

A new research has revealed that regular long-term wild blueberry diets may help improve or prevent pathologies associated with the metabolic syndrome, including cardiovascular disease and diabetes.

Nov 07, 2013, 14:42 PM IST

Tea may be panacea for all ills

A new research has showed that tea could help lose weight, improve heart health and slow prostate cancer`s progression.

Nov 07, 2013, 13:42 PM IST

Drinking tea cuts mortality risk by 30%

Scientists suggest that drinking a regular cup of tea or coffee can help you live longer.

Oct 12, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

Pomegranates help burn fat and increase blood flow

A new study has found that pomegranates can help you unclog your arteries by burning fat and increasing your blood flow.

Oct 11, 2013, 11:53 AM IST

10 anti-ageing superfoods

Who doesn’t want to stay young forever? In a quest to look young, people adopt crazy diets, undergo surgery and take jabs of botox.

Jun 26, 2013, 20:14 PM IST

Ceylon tea promises to boost your libido

Sri Lanka is marketing its most profitable export - Ceylon tea - as a luxury boost for the libido.

May 13, 2013, 11:40 AM IST

8 health benefits of tea

Studies continue to unlock the medicinal benefits of tea, which has been touted to help with everything from headaches to depression since Ancient times.

Apr 29, 2013, 13:46 PM IST