Gay, bisexual adults more prone to smoke, alcohol abuse

New York: Lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) adults were more likely to indulge in heavy drinking and smoking as well as suffer from physical and mental health conditions, new research has found. Bisexual men were most like to be heavy smokers at 9.3 per cent compared with 6.0 per cent of heterosexual “Our study indicates that LGB adults experience More...

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By Agencies On Friday, February 26th, 2016

Buttock implants fastest growing cosmetic surgery in US: Study

New York: With procedures focusing on the derriere dominating surgical growth, 2015 was another year of the rear in the US, shows new data released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Buttock implants More...

By Agencies On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Corals species bred in laboratory reproduce in the wild

New York: Scientists have been successful in aiding a sustainable restoration of Caribbean reefs with the rearing of a threatened Caribbean coral species to its reproductive age. In four years, these branching corals More...

By IANS On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Prepare procedure, SC to Centre on judges appointment

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the government to prepare a memorandum of procedure that would be followed by the apex court collegium in the appointment of judges to higher judiciary. The court More...

By IANS On Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Hope for India as world’s first anti-dengue vaccine approved

Mexico City/New Delhi: At a time when India is struggling with rising number of dengue cases with each passing year, the Mexican government has approved the world’s first anti-dengue vaccine which is designed More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Online porn triggers sex addicts’ desire for new sexual images

London: Online porn may feed sex addicts’ desire for new sexual images, find researchers, suggesting that people who show compulsive sexual behaviour are driven to search more for new sexual images than their More...

By Agencies On Monday, November 16th, 2015

China’s heaviest woman hopes to find love post surgery

Beijing: A 31-year-old believed to be China’s heaviest woman is looking forward to finding love after a drastic surgery aimed at helping her lose weight, the media reported on Monday. Lu hid at home for six More...

By Agencies On Monday, November 9th, 2015

Climate change hampers sex drive too

New York: What has climate change to do with sex drive? A lot, say researchers, suggesting that global warming is not only hampering our environment and natural resources but also the action between the sheets. The More...

By Agencies On Friday, November 6th, 2015

Sex safe for most heart patients: Study

Toronto: Dispelling a common myth, researchers have found that engaging in sexual activity could be safe for most heart patients. Sexual activity, particularly coitus, is a major aspect of health-related quality More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Playboy decides to do away with nudity

New York: In upsetting news for nearly 800,000 readers of Playboy magazine, its top editors have decided to strike out nudity from the pages of the publication. A little more accessible, a little more intimate Last More...