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Glenmark Launches Novel, Globally-Researched Anti-diabetes Drug Remogliflozin in India

Glenmark Launches Novel, Globally-Researched Anti-diabetes Drug Remogliflozin in India

Remogliflozin is an innovative, patent-protected sodium glucose co-transporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitor indicated in treatment of type-2 diabetes mellitus in adults SGLT2 inhibitors are cutting-edge, globally-accepted latest class of oral anti-diabetes drugs that provide glycemic control, induce weight loss and reduce cardiovascular risks. Glenmark is the first company in the world to launch Remogliflozin and India is

Comfort food leads to more weight gain during stress: Study

Comfort food leads to more weight gain during stress: Study

Indulging in high-calorie ‘comfort’ foods when you are stressed can lead to more weight gain than usual, scientists say. Researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Australia discovered a molecular pathway in the brain, controlled by insulin, which drives the additional weight gain. Using an animal model, the team showed that a high-calorie

Health benefits of Oats in breakfast

Health benefits of Oats in breakfast

Oats are among the healthiest grains on earth. They’re a gluten-free whole grain and a great source of important vitamins, minerals, fiber and antioxidants. Studies show that oats and oatmeal have many health benefits. These include weight loss, lower blood sugar levels and a reduced risk of heart disease. Oats are a whole-grain food, known

Aloe Vera a popular medicinal plant with many health benefits

Aloe Vera a popular medicinal plant with many health benefits

Aloe Vera is a popular medicinal plant that has been used for thousands of years. It is best known for treating skin injuries, but also has several other beneficial effects on health. Aloe Vera is also known as medicinal aloe, while its common names are lily of the desert, burn plant and elephant’s gall. It

Video games affect girls more than boys: Study

Video games affect girls more than boys: Study

Dear parents, please take note. When it comes to video gaming, girls in the 6-12 age group are at a heightened risk of developing less social competence than boys, warn researchers. The researchers found that 10-year-old girls who played games frequently had less social competence than 12-year-old than girls who played less frequently. The study

Gene editing may treat lethal lung diseases before birth

Gene editing may treat lethal lung diseases before birth

Scientists have used a gene editing tool to thwart a lethal lung disease in animals in which a harmful mutation causes death within hours after birth. The proof-of-concept study, published in the journal Science Transnational Medicine, showed that in utero editing could be a promising new approach for treating lung diseases before birth. “The developing

Foremost health benefits of drinking black coffee

Foremost health benefits of drinking black coffee

From keeping your heart healthy to improve your mood, a piping cup of hot black coffee is the miracle drink which should be their in your morning routine. Drinking a cup of black coffee is a joy every morning as it does more power to your body to brace through hectic work hours. Black coffee

PGI starts stitchless spine surgery

In a notable breakthrough, the Department of Neurosurgery, PGIMER has started Stitchless Endoscopic Spine Surgery under Local Anesthesia. As per the experts, the endoscopic surgery, without stitches or scar, is one of the latest advances in Minimally Invasive and Endoscopic Spine Surgery, guided by a needle under X-ray, followed by pure endoscopic visualization. Moreover, the

8 magnificent health benefits of Pineapple

8 magnificent health benefits of Pineapple

Pineapple (Ananas comosus) is an incredibly delicious and healthy tropical fruit. It is rich in vitamins, enzymes and antioxidants. It also helps to boost the immune system, build strong bones and aid indigestion. Also, despite their sweetness, pineapples are low in calories. It was originated in South America, where early European explorers named it after

11 amazing health benefits of Papaya in your daily life

11 amazing health benefits of Papaya in your daily life

The papaya, a previously exotic and rare fruit, is now available at most times of the year.The possible health benefits of consuming papaya include a reduced risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, aiding in digestion, improving blood glucose control in people with diabetes, lowering blood pressure, and improving wound healing. Papayas are a soft, fleshy fruit that can be

12 nutritional benefits of having Mango juice in summers

12 nutritional benefits of having Mango juice in summers

Mango is known as the king of the fruits. It grows mostly in tropical climates and has been a favorite among humans for over 4000 years. Mango and its juice, commonly known as “aamras” contain many vital vitamins and minerals that are essential for a healthy human body. Mango is a very sweet fruit and

Kiwi Fruit with 7 health benefits

Kiwi Fruit with 7 health benefits

Kiwis are small fruits that pack a lot of flavor and plenty of health benefits. Their green flesh is sweet and tangy. It’s also full of nutrients like vitamin C, vitamin K, vitamin E, folate, and potassium. They also have a lot of antioxidants and are a good source of fiber. Their small black seeds are

Maintain healthy lifestyle

Maintain healthy lifestyle: World Health Day celebrated by PAU

DP Correspondent Ludhiana Under the theme ‘Universal Health Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere,’ the Department of Food and Nutrition, College of Community Science, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), celebrated World Health Day in association with the members of Indian Dietetics Association (IDA), Punjab Chapter. Walkathon was organised at PAU in the morning by the students and faculty members

15 Steps to follow in high Blood Pressure (BP)

15 Steps to follow in high Blood Pressure (BP)

15 Steps high Blood Pressure: High BP is a dangerous condition that can damage your heart. If left uncontrolled, it raises your risk of heart disease and stroke. So there’s a good news for those who are suffering from the issue of high BP. There are a number of things you can do to lower

IoT in healthcare at serious cyber attack risk

IoT in healthcare at serious cyber attack risk

While the healthcare industry is rapidly adopting new-age technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to improve access and outcomes especially in the rural areas, companies must ensure that the technology acts with responsibility and transparency, say experts. In recent years, India has seen IoT adoption in education, governance and

5 Mental Health Tips for the Tired Millennial

5 Mental Health Tips:The notion of millennials being exhausted to the point of burnout  isn’t anything new. Between the stress of social media, the gig economy, and living in a world that feels increasingly more uncertain, it’s little surprise that we’re exhausted. Not to mention, our mental well-being is suffering. And the evidence is there.

Hormone that protects women from liver cancer

Hormone that protects women from liver cancer

Hormone protects women liver cancer: Researchers have discovered that a hormone — present at higher levels in women — can keep them away from liver cancer, suggesting the disease is more common in men. The study showed that a potential contributor to this gender disparity is adiponectin , a hormone secreted by fat cells that

Just 20-minute 'nature pill' can lower your stress

Just 20-minute ‘nature pill’ can lower your stress

Just 20-minute ‘nature pill’ : Taking just 20 minutes out of your day to stroll or sit near nature will significantly lower your stress hormone levels, a new study suggests. Healthcare practitioners can use this finding to prescribe ‘nature pills’ to have a real measurable effect, according to researchers from the University of Michigan. “We

11 magnificent benefits of Sugarcane Juice

11 magnificent benefits of Sugarcane Juice

Sugarcane is one of the largest produced crop in the world. Without it, we would not have sugar for our tea, coffee, juices or cakes. It is also great for making one of the worlds most refreshing juices. With sugarcane we can produce a nutritious drink that doesn’t just quench your thirst but also revitalize

benefits of devouring grapes

Benefits of devouring Grapes

Grapes have been used for wine making for thousands of years by several ancient civilizations. There are various types of grapes including green, red, black, etc. as they grow in clusters and come in seeded and seedless varieties. Grapes are grown in temperate climates across the world, including Southern Europe, Africa, Australia and North and