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Abraham & Thakore don’t believe in having showstoppers

New Delhi: Ace fashion designers David Abraham and Rakesh Thakore, who believe in the power of sustainable fashion, have not had a showstopper in any of their

Smartphone app may detect Zika, dengue in 30 minutes

Washington:Researchers including one ofIndian origin have developed a new smartphone-controlled, battery-operated diagnostic device that costs just USD 100 and

Your high BP might just be a case of misdiagnosis

Toronto:Nearly 20 per cent of people receiving treatment for hypertension do not actually have a problem, but they are often misdiagnosed as a result of

Carbs in evening may impact prediabetic men

London: Middle-aged men with high body mass index (BMI) and prediabetes condition cannot process carbohydrate-rich foods in the evening, as it may have a

Burn calories, not electricity

Ludhiana: Feeling confused by all the weight-loss advice out there? No wonder. Diet trends, infomercials for exercise gadgets, ads for pills, and even the

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Tahiliani, Aggarwal’s mentor-protege act closes AIFW

New Delhi:The stage was set for the collaboration between Amit Aggarwal and his mentor Tarun Tahiliani, and the designers presented their love for drapes

Maternal Vitamin D levels may prevent autism in kids

Sydney: Intake of Vitamin D supplements during the first trimester of pregnancy is likely to prevent the development of autism traits in children, researchers

Fast fashion needs to slow down, say designers

New Delhi: When you do six shows a year, there’s not enough time for creative enterprise, an industry expert had once said. The Indian fashion industry

Eating broccoli may help prevent prostate cancer: study

Washington:A dietary compound found inbroccoli may help prevent prostate cancer by influencing a type of RNAs that likely play a critical role in triggering

One cup of tea a day can keep dementia away: study

Singapore:Drinking a cup of tea daily canreduce the risk of dementia, especially in those who are genetically predisposed to the debilitating disease, a new

Humans to blame for creation of Sahara desert: Study

Seoul:Challenging a commonly held theory that changes in the Earth’s orbit triggered Sahara desertification, a new study suggests that humans may have

Leading food and beverages brands fail India’s double nutrition challenge

No more than 12 per cent of beverages and 16 per cent of foods sold by nine leading Indian food and beverage companies were of “high nutritional

Exercise may cut side-effects of chemotherapy

London: Walking or jogging either three times a week for 50 minutes or five times a week for 30 minutes may help patients with advanced gastrointestinal cancer

Poor sleep may lead to behavioural problems

New York: Children between age 3 and 7 who do not get enough sleep are more likely to have problems with attention, emotional control and peer relationships,

Smoking pot raises risk of stroke, heart failure

New York: Marijuana use may lead to 26 per cent increase in the risk of stroke and a 10 per cent increase in the risk of developing heart failure, an

Rapid BP drop in middle age linked to dementia later

New York: Middle-aged people who experience rapid drop in blood pressure often causing dizziness may be at an increased risk of developing cognitive decline

Fish eyes may help find cure for blindness

New York: Scientists have discovered a chemical in the zebra fish brain that helps reveal how it regrows its retina, a finding that can potentially cure

Maternal folic acid levels may cut high BP in kids

New York: Babies born to mothers with cardiometabolic risk factors were less likely to develop high blood pressure if their mothers had higher levels of folate

Mocha lattes may boost your attention span: study

New York: Coffee lovers, rejoice! Drinking acup of coffee and chocolate brewed together may improve your attention span, a new study has claimed. Researchers,

Anything is good if it is made of Chocolate

Ludhiana:Summer is just around the corner and that inevitably means heat and a constant need to keep from perspiring into puddles. The age-old remedy for