Vaping may lead to nicotine addiction, and increase risk of chronic lung disease
COPD was six times more likely in people who used vape and smoke tobacco, regularly.
Parliament passes the bill banning e-cigarettes
While most of the members in the House supported the ban on e-cigarettes, some of the MPs wan...
Disturbed sleep, back pain troubling you? Take up yoga for 3 months
12 weeks of one-on-one PT with a therapist will also work wonders.
World COPD Day: Quit smoking, wear a mask; incessant coughing, swollen feet are warning signs
The muscles used in breathing might require 10 times more calories than a healthy person.
Nutrition survey finds rising diabetes risk in children
One percent of school-age children and adolescents were diabetic and three percent of school-age children and four per cent of adolescents had high total cholesterol.
Let AI do the health check
IT services firms and Startups are partnering with healthcare providers to develop medical devices powered by artificial intelligence & machine learning tools to diagnose diseases.
Get ready for another chronic water shortage this summer
This will again be a time of chronic water shortage, ad hoc policies and dangerously falling groundwater.
Lupin launches chronic angina treatment drug in the US
The newly launched product, in strengths of 500 mg and 1,000 mg, is a generic version of Gilead Sciences' Ranexa ER tablets, Lupin said.
These AI tools can predict early death risk due to chronic diseases
The system of computer-based 'machine learning' algorithms was very accurate in its predictions.
Why you shouldn't neglect joint pain: It may indicate arthritis or a fracture
Any pain limiting your activity needs attention.
Life expectancy in India down by 2.6 yrs due to air pollution: Study
The report said household air pollution contributes about a quarter of the outdoor air pollution in the country.
Take up walking & cycling; physical activities can reduce risk of death from liver cirrhosis
Muscle-strengthening exercises can cut the risk of liver diseases and its complications.
Drinking soda & sweetened drinks can increase risk of chronic kidney disease
Certain beverages may affect kidney health, but study results have been inconsistent.
Boosting productivity, building brand: 5 reasons why companies should focus on staff health
Health & wellness is no longer only about corporate responsibility but is also a critical business performance strategy.
Suffering from chronic backache? New pain disruption therapy can bring relief
People with back pain may get lasting relief with an innovative treatment that short-circuits pain.
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