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Mar 02

Probiotic combo may curb seasonal allergy symptoms

New York:Researchers have found that a probiotic combination might help reduce symptoms of seasonal allergies like hay fever. Hay fever may cause itchy, watery

Thankful to SRK, Anushka for walking for Mijwan 2017: Shabana Azmi

New Delhi: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, says she is thankful to actors Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma for agreeing to walk the ramp in creations by

Jharkhand to be partner state for AIFW A/W 2017

New Delhi: Jharkhand is the partner state for the forthcoming Amazon India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2017, the organiser, Fashion Design Council of India

Dairy foods, vitamin D supplements may prevent bone loss

New York: Older adults who take Vitamin D supplements along with specific dairy foods such as milk, yogurt and cheese may have higher bone mineral density in

Lupin launches solution in US to treat skin inflammation

New Delhi: Drug firm Lupin has launched inthe American market its Clobetasol Propionate topical solution used for providing relief in various skin conditions

Happy songs trigger pleasant memories: study

Toronto: Listening to happy or peaceful musiccan make pleasant memories spring into your mind, while sad or scary tunes may invoke negative emotions, a new

International Yoga Festival begins in Rishikesh

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul todayinaugurated the 29th edition of the InternationaI Yoga Festival at Rishikesh, and said the event was growing in

Zika may be spread by 35 mosquito species

New York: Researchers have identified 35 mosquito species, including 26 previously unsuspected ones, that could possibly transmit the deadly Zika virus.

‘Sleepovers’ with stuffed toys may encourage kids to read

Tokyo: A sleepover programme – designed to make kids believe that their favourite stuffed toys enjoy reading – can help encourage children to pick

‘Plight of dogs in India never so bad as it is now’

New Delhi: He is a well known naturalist and conservationist, has served two terms as a trustee of WWF India and has been an honorary wildlife warden in

‘Beauty Pageants still underrated in Punjab’

After she was crowned Mrs India Globe 2013, life took a tremendous turn for Patalia/Canada- based Bir Kaur Dhillon. Now four years later, she is the director

Ovarian reserve depleting among urban women

New Delhi: The ovarian reserve — pool of eggs present in the ovaries — is depleting due the increasing sedentary lifestyle in women living in the

Dogs possess social skills similar to toddlers

New York: Dogs and two-year-old children show similar patterns in social intelligence, much more than one of our closest relatives — chimpanzees, says a

Your face may match your name

New York: Does your name resemble your face? Yes, say researchers who found out that owing to the cultural stereotypes that people associate with names, they

How to choose sunscreen for your skin

New Delhi: It is important to check if the sunscreen suits your skin type because exposure to Ultraviolet (UV) rays can lead to skin issues like tanning, says

Sedentary lifestyle may cause hard-to-treat heart failure

Houston: Lack of exercise and excessiveweight may increase the risk of a type of heart failure that is particularly challenging to treat, researchers including

How to get the denim look right

New Delhi: Ultra-skinny jeans paired with long slit tops and block-heeled booties or a wide leg, high-waist one teamed up with crop tops and pointed heels,

Anita Dongre meets Duchess of Cambridge at Buckingham Palace

Mumbai: Indian designer Anita Dongre met the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, who had famously flaunted one of her creations during her India trip last

Statins may not help lung cancer patients

London:Cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins when used alongside chemotherapy treatments may have no effect on the outcome for patients with lung cancer,

Lack of exercise linked to hard-to-treat heart failures

New York:A sedentary lifestyle can take a huge toll on your heart. Researchers have found that lack of exercise and excessive weight are strongly associated