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Lying to doctors is common

If you tend to stretch the truth while answering your doctor on questions related to exercise or diet, you have company. Some people…

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Study says bigger brain could make you only a little smarter than others

A bigger brain alone cannot guarantee you a pass to the best jobs in the world as researchers have found that an…

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Venkaiah Naidu says India has to step up efforts to reduce child mortality rates

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said the country has to step up efforts to reduce children’s mortality and achieve the…

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Repurposing cancer drugs may help treat HPVs

Researchers have identified cancer drugs that might be repurposed to treat infections caused by human papilloma viruses, or HPVs. HPV infections caused an…

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Countries must empower persons with disabilities: UNDP

Globally one billion people live with disabilities, making them the largest minority in the world, said UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Achim Steiner…

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Nose-dwelling bacteria may affect a baby’s first cold: Study

A new research on the types of bacteria living in babies’ noses offered clues as to why some recover quickly from their…

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Lack of sleep makes people more prone to falls, finds study

A recent study has linked disrupted sleep with reduced capability to control posture and balance. The researchers found that a single bad night sleep can…

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People with disabilities seek political partake, inclusion

On International Day for People with Disabilities, or World Disability Day, on Monday, the city’s disabled community may have released…

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Toxic flame retardants in kid’s car seats may cause harm: Scientists

Scientists have found toxic flame retardants in newly manufactured children’s car seats, sparking concerns about children’s health. In the study, researchers from…

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Stay healthy by paying attention to what you eat

Chef Mohammed Eliyaz, Chef de Cuisine at JW Marriott Hotel Bengaluru and Reshu Agarwal, Consultant, Internal Medicines, Manipal Hospitals, Whitefield,…

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UGC calls for spreading awareness on hepatitis, says reports

The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Monday asked all the universities and colleges to undertake an awareness campaign against hepatitis B…

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Ensure benefits reach persons with disabilities, says Naidu

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday appealed for effective implementation of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016, in order to…