Add coconut in diet for healthy you

This is becoming increasingly popular and can be used for roasting and baking

London: Coconut has many nutritional benefits and now it has been revealed that this superfood can help in curing various medical problems. This is becoming increasingly popular and can be used for roasting and baking Sally Norton, weight loss consultant and founder of Vavista.com, shares tips on how one can be fit and fine with an element of coconut More...

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As the hydrogel expands, the reflected colour shifts from blue to green to red
By IANS On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Colour-changing glucometer to give precise sugar reading

New York: In good news for diabetics, US researchers have developed a unique glucose monitoring system that changes colour as its levels fluctuate. As the hydrogel expands, the reflected colour shifts from blue More...

The study shows that surgery should not be the initial option
By IANS On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
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Knee surgery not needed for mild osteoarthritis

New York: Middle-aged and older patients with mild osteoarthritis of the knee may not benefit from the procedure of arthroscopic knee surgery, says new research. The study shows that surgery should not be the initial More...

Soon it may replace laser surgery that still requires reading glasses in dim light
By IANS On Monday, August 25th, 2014
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Technology may soon end eyeglasses era

London: Tired of wearing eyeglasses? Scientists have developed a technique that could see reading glasses gone forever. Soon it may replace laser surgery that still requires reading glasses in dim light Soon it More...

Herb can mitigate the effects of gamma radiation used in bombs in biochemical warfare
By IANS On Sunday, August 24th, 2014
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`wonder herb’ in the high Himalayas

Leh: In the high hostile peaks of the Himalayas where sustaining life is a challenge in itself, Indian scientists say they have found a “wonder herb” which can regulate the immune system, help adapt More...

The results show that green tea polyphenols can help protect spinal cord neurons against oxidative stress exposure
By IANS On Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
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Green tea can protect spinal cord neurons

Beijing: Polyphenols found in green tea are strong antioxidants and can protect your brain in case of a spinal cord injury. The results show that green tea polyphenols can help protect spinal cord neurons against More...

Only a night of sleep results in better performance of the task
By IANS On Friday, August 22nd, 2014
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Good night’s sleep key to learn new skills

Toronto: Know what does it take to learn guitar or piano faster? A good night’s sleep. Only a night of sleep results in better performance of the task New research has provided great insights into the role More...

Drinking cold water on an empty stomach helps you raise your metabolism
By IANS On Thursday, August 21st, 2014
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Cold water, nuts: Secret to healthy life

New Delhi: Start your day with cold water, nuts and stretching exercises to stay in the pink of health, says an expert. Drinking cold water on an empty stomach helps you raise your metabolism Chirag Sethi, founder More...

he Flir One comes with its own battery built in and fits on the back of the iphone 5 and 5S
By IANS On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
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See in the dark via your smartphone

New York: See in the dark through this smartphone.Flir One is a $349 (Rs 21,220) iPhone accessory that allows your smartphone’s display to show glowing heat signatures of people, animals and anything else More...

They identified the immune cells responsible for destroying hair follicles in people with alopecia areata
By IANS On Monday, August 18th, 2014
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New drug restores hair growth in human trials

Washington: Researchers from the Columbia University have restored hair in patients suffering from alopecia areata – a common autoimmune disease that causes hair loss. They identified the immune cells responsible More...