• Mosquito spit triggers surprising immune response: Study reveals
    Lifestyle NewsMosquito spit triggers surprising immune response: Study reveals

    Researchers predict that mosquito saliva plays a key role in spreading diseases. To study the subject, a team of researchers at Baylor College of Medicine has observed the effect of mosquito saliva alone and found that it can trigger an unexpected variety of immune responses in an animal model of the human immune system.

  • Mosquito spit triggers surprising immune response: Study reveals
    Lifestyle NewsMosquito spit triggers surprising immune response: Study reveals

    Talk about mosquito and you will find them flying here and there all the year round. They are source of potentially serious diseases, generally transmitted by their bite. Researchers predict that mosquito saliva plays a key role in spreading diseases. To study the subject, a team of researchers at Baylor College of Medicine has observed the effect of mosquito saliva alone and found that it can trigger an unexpected variety of immune responses in an animal model of the human immune system.

  • College goers check smartphones more than 150 times a day: Study
    Lifestyle NewsCollege goers check smartphones more than 150 times a day: Study

    The phone, today, is not just a device to make phone calls and exchange messages. From video calls to social chat to photography and more, a smartphone has all in store for tech-savvy people. A study reveals that, on an average, a college student in India checks his mobile phone over 150 times a day. The study has been conducted by Aligarh Muslim University and the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).

  • Summer Skincare: Look younger than before
    FashionSummer Skincare: Look younger than before

    While most people prefer castor oil only for hair growth, health experts say that idea cleansing your face with castor oil will sweep away all those sorts which stay deep inside the skin pores. The idea may be unappealing to you, but the truth is that castor oil not only clean fine pores but also has anti-inflammatory properties. These expert tips for all skin types can gift you with younger look for long time.

  • Skincare tips for men: Cleansing, toning, moisturising
    HealthSkincare tips for men: Cleansing, toning, moisturising

    Most men don’t take care of their skin and suffer from dark, dull look. Following a few skincare steps take only a few minutes from your daily busy schedule and in return you will get lasting youthful skin. After all, there is no harm in looking attractive among the many people around you.

  • PHFI introduces cardio-diabetes courses for KMC doctors
    HealthPHFI introduces cardio-diabetes courses for KMC doctors

    The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) has come up with cardio-diabetes courses for civic body’s doctors who monitor diabetes patients. Special training is being provided to the physicians working for Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) to help them treat and manage diabetes patients in an efficient manner. Experts from Kolkata Diabetes and Endocrinology Forum (KDEF) and Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) are helping the civic body's doctors with cardio-diabetes courses.

  • Nipah Virus: Must-know facts about this viral infection
    Lifestyle NewsNipah Virus: Must-know facts about this viral infection

    Nipah Virus is spreading like wild fire in the different corners of Kerala resulting in death of people each new day. Though supportive care is provided to the infected patients, no specific therapy for this infection has been introduced. If you have no knowledge about this virus, then take a look at the information about Nipah shared by health expert at National Nodal Centre for Control of Yellow fever and other communicable diseases.

  • Nipah Virus: Must-know facts about this viral infection
    Lifestyle NewsNipah Virus: Must-know facts about this viral infection

    Nipah Virus is spreading like wild fire in the different corners of Kerala resulting in death of people each new day. Though supportive care is provided to the infected patients, no specific therapy for this infection has been introduced. If you have no knowledge about this virus, then take a look at the information about Nipah shared by health expert at National Nodal Centre for Control of Yellow fever and other communicable diseases.

  • An egg a day may keep heart diseases away
    FoodAn egg a day may keep heart diseases away

    If you thought eating eggs is bad for your heart due to their high cholesterol content, think again. A large study has now shown that people who consume an egg every day could significantly reduce their risk of cardiovascular diseases.

  • Here's how you can keep your skin hydrated in summer
    HealthHere's how you can keep your skin hydrated in summer

    Skin requirements keep changing in every weather and it is a real challenge to keep it soft, protected and glowing. Hydrate, exfoliate and moisturise to keep your skin healthy this summer, experts say.