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Walking slow indicator of dementia, says study

Scientists who found that older adults who experience a slowing gait also suffered shrinkage of a part of the brain linked with memory and spatial orientation.

Jul 02, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Smartphones are changing how humans walk: Study

Researchers found that when using a phone, irrespective of how it is being used, people look less frequently and for less time at the obstacle on the ground.

Jul 02, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Walking can make you fit, brisk walk may keep you disease-free: Study

Researchers from University of Wisconsin-Madison in the US studied about 93 members of a parental history Alzheimer's risk study group.

Jun 23, 2017, 18:39 PM IST

Want to improve your brain function? Start walking regularly!

 A new study has found that a moderate-intensity walking regimen may reduce the symptoms of mild cognitive impairment that are linked to poor blood vessel health in the brain.

May 28, 2017, 00:06 AM IST

Feeling low? Taking a walk in the park may help uplift your mood!

A new research has found that moving around in the park might help to uplift the mood.

May 12, 2017, 23:53 PM IST

Enforce the '30-minute daily walk' rule into your life, says actress Kangana Ranaut

The actress believes that dedicating time to walking and health shouldn't be an option.

Feb 20, 2017, 10:06 AM IST

Had a bad day at office? Brisk walk may be the way out!

The study concludes sleep and exercise are intervention points that can be leveraged to prevent the spread of harmful behaviour.

Feb 08, 2017, 13:33 PM IST

One step at a time: Your walk can reveal your aggression!

Yes! A new study has found that the exaggerated movement of both the upper and lower body indicates aggression.

Sep 18, 2016, 13:38 PM IST

Ukrainian breathes easy after double lung-transplant

After fighting a deadly lung condition for nearly seven years, Igor Kravchenko from Ukraine now breathes easy, thanks to a challenging surgery of lungs transplant performed at a hospital here.

Aug 31, 2016, 22:07 PM IST

Five reasons why you should take a brisk walk every single day!

Here are some health benefits that you'll get from walking.

Aug 29, 2016, 11:07 AM IST

65-year-old polio patient with fracture regains movement after surgery

A 65-year-old polio patient with a fractured thigh bone has regain movement and started walking again after a complicated surgery performed by doctors of a city hospital.

Jul 06, 2016, 23:12 PM IST

Walk the talk at workplace for super health

Nearly 30 minutes a day or 150 minutes per week of moderate-intensity physical activity in adults is imperative for good health, according to recommendations by the American Heart Association.

Jul 02, 2016, 15:19 PM IST

Feeling depressed? Go for a walk!

Visits to outdoor green spaces of 30 minutes or more during the course of a week could reduce the prevalence of depression by up to 7 per cent and high blood pressure by 9 per cent. 

Jun 24, 2016, 15:44 PM IST

Ditch car for public transit to shed those extra kilos

You should ditch your car and lace up your walking shoes or choose to cycle or take public transport for your morning commute, if you want to shed those extra kilos, according to a recent study.

Mar 17, 2016, 15:52 PM IST

Five successful ways to lose weight!

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Mar 11, 2016, 16:57 PM IST

Walk your way to better health!

Walking has been considered as one of the easiest, simplest and most convenient exercises.

Feb 13, 2016, 00:20 AM IST

Soon, you could charge your smartphone by walking!

Researchers claimed that they have developed a technology that is capable of powering electronic devices as you walk.

Feb 12, 2016, 17:28 PM IST

Walk your way to a fitter, slimmer you!

Walking helps you lose weight as it reduces excess body fat.

Jan 25, 2016, 19:11 PM IST

Gene tweaking helped humans walk upright: Study

Researchers at Stanford University have identified a change in gene expression between humans and primates that may have helped give us an edge to walk upright.

Jan 09, 2016, 00:20 AM IST

Walking faster, longer good for elderly

The study found that those who were more active had significantly lower risk of future heart attacks and stroke.

Nov 20, 2015, 17:32 PM IST