Tamilnadu govt staff set to get bonanza

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced formation of a committee to...... Read More >>

Talk on epic character Bhishmar

Chennai: Writer P N Parasuraman will deliver a talk on epic character Bhishmar as part of '...... Read More >>

Overcoming trauma to become donor

Chennai: It is not easy to take a decision at any point in life but the most difficult must be to...... Read More >>

Aguero stars as Man City sink Monaco in thriller

Manchester: Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and...... Read More >>

Shooters impress new foreign rifle coach

New Delhi: They may not have been setting the stage ablaze in recent times but newly-appointed...... Read More >>




Natural remedy from seaweeds to treat obesity

PTI, Thursday, 16th February 2017
Kochi: Indian marine scientists have developed a 'natural remedy' from seaweeds for treating obesity and dyslipidemia, a Government-controlled marine research institute said today.

Virtual reality may help get over fear of death

London: Using virtual reality (VR) devices to create an illusion of out-of-body experience may help people get over the fear of death, a new study has claimed. ... Read More >>

Sleep deprivation may suppress your immune system

Washington: Not getting enough sleep may depress your immune system, according to a new study that explains why some people get sick when they are sleep deprived. ... Read More >>

HIV treatment may boost syphilis risk: study

Toronto: Men taking antiretroviral drugs to treat HIV infection may be at an increased risk for syphilis, a new study has warned. ... Read More >>

Apollo launches elder care centre

New Delhi: Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals has launched Apollo elder care, a dedicated centre for well-being and health of elderly people, in six major cities across the country. ... Read More >>

Indian long pepper to be used for cancer treatment

Houston: The Indian long pepper, widely popular for spicing up food, may soon be used as a potential cancer treatment drug, according to a new study.  ... Read More >>

Study: Weekend exercise has health benefits

Houston: People exercising only on weekends need to stop feeling guilty for not being able to workout regularly due to their busy lifestyle as they see the same health benefits as those who do it daily, a study has said.     ... Read More >>

Blocking protein may help to fight HIV: Study

Los Angeles: Scientists have discovered that blocking a protein which activates the body's immune response may actually help better combat HIV.... Read More >>

ART HIV drugs may affect brain, finds study

Washington: Antiretroviral drugs - life-changing therapies for HIV patients - may take a toll on the patient's brain, according to scientists who found that the medicines lead to forgetfulness, confusion and behavioural changes. ... Read More >>

Slow kids may have liver problem: Doctor

Chennai: Indian surgeon, Dr Mohamed Rela, is known all over the world for his  work in liver transplantation. He has also entered the Guinness Book of Records for performing a liver transplant on a five-day-old kid. ... Read More >>


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