Alcohol may boost foreign language skills

London: Struggling to gain efficiency in foreign language? According to a study, drinking a pint of beer may help you learn the new tongue much better. Alcohol increases self-confidence and reduces social anxiety Researchers said it was well known that alcohol impairs cognitive, motor functions as well as executive mental functions, which include the More...

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By Agencies On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Obesity increases irregular heartbeat risk in men

London: Overweight men are more likely to develop irregular heartbeat at 50 years of age, nearly a decade earlier than women, according to a study. This increase was attributed majorly to a higher body mass index The More...

By Agencies On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Broccoli may ward off leaky gut problems

New York: Suffering from digestive problems like leaky gut and colitis? Consuming three and a half cups of a fibrous vegetable with many nutrients, like broccoli, each day may help maintain a healthy gut, a new More...

By Agencies On Friday, October 6th, 2017

High BP in 40s may put women at increased dementia risk

New York: Women with high blood pressure in their 40s are more likely to develop dementia years later, warns a new study. High blood pressure in midlife is a known risk factor for dementia The study, published online More...

By Agencies On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Eating too much sweets bad for heart

London: Drinking too many soft drinks and eating a lot of sweets may put even otherwise healthy people at increased risk of heart disease, warns new research. The low sugar diet contained no more than 140 calories More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Drinking black tea may help you lose weight

New York: Love to drink black tea? It may be as beneficial as green tea in preventing obesity and promoting well-being, researchers say. The results suggest that both green and black teas are prebiotics The findings More...

By Agencies On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Frequent sauna bathing may regulate BP in men

London: Suffering from hypertension? Frequent sauna bathing may help regulate blood pressure — the major risk factor for heart disease — in men, a study has showed. The team involved 1,621 middle-aged More...

By Agencies On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Eating nuts can stave off obesity risk

New York: Want to shed those extra kilos? Consume nuts such as almonds, hazelnuts, pistachios, walnuts and peanuts in your diet as these can help you reduce weight as well as lower the risk of becoming being overweight More...

By IANS On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Shahnaz launches water-free dry ayurvedic shampoo

New Delhi: Providing an option for water-free shampoo, Indian organic beauty care company Shahnaz Husain Group has launched a starch-based cleaning product. The dry shampoo contains rosemary essential oil and tea More...

By Agencies On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Low Vitamin D levels may predict MS risk in women

New York: Women with lower level of Vitamin D in the blood may be at a higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), a disease which primarily affects the brain and spinal cord, according to a study. In MS, More...