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Jokes apart: Pakistani comedy barred for Indian Army


January 25th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 25 (IANS) Laughter may be the best medicine, but for the Indian Army, a dose 'Made in Pakistan' may be too bitter to swallow.Pakistani stand-up comedians Irfan Malik ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Exercise best medicine for chronic disease


November 11th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 11 (IANS) Fitness is the best medicine to prevent and manage chronic disease, a leading cause of deaths worldwide."Obesity is just a symptom of an underlying disease-sedentary lifestyle. ... Read more...

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Laughter best medicine for pain relief


September 14th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) Having a good laugh not only makes you feel better but also helps you deal with pain. A polite titter may please others, but it does ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Study says that Laughter may be the best medicine


September 14th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Researchers from University of Oxford have identified that laughter is the best pain killer. The study identified that laughter helped the body to release chemicals which acts ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cuba releases photos of Chavez recuperating


July 4th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Havana, July 4 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez begins his daily rehabilitation regimen with a walk after the recent surgeries he underwent in Havana, reported the official Cubadebate web site ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Leisure ‘as important as keeping cholesterol levels in check’


February 6th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): When was the last time you had time for yourself doing things you really enjoyed? This is something you probably may not even remember owing to the fast ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

5 easy steps to pump up your heart


January 12th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Want to keep your heart healthy? Then you need to know the following.Holly Andersen, director of education and outreach at the Ronald O. Perelman Heart Institute of NewYork-Presbyterian ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How laughter can make you snooze 100 times a day!


December 27th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): Laughter may be the best medicine, but for some, it's nothing less than a disorder - a sleep disorder called narcolepsy can send a person into an instant ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

People robbed of smiles, but clowns still try!


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Nov 23 (IANS) Lives have become so stressed and rushed that even clowns believe making grownups laugh is no joke. But that doesn't mean they'll stop trying.Just ask ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How laughter can make some snooze 100 times a day!


November 7th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): Laughter may be the best medicine, but for some, it's nothing less than a disorder - a sleep disorder called narcolepsy can send a person into an instant ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ishant Sharma, actress Matondkar participate in Delhi energy conservation walkathon


October 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Indian cricketer Ishant Sharma and Bollywood actress Urmila Matondkar joined over 3000 people in a walkathon to spread awareness about energy conservation and health improvement here on Sunday.'Petrotech ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Prevention is best medicine for cancer: Experts


September 19th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Preventive care would prove to be the best medicine for cancer in India, experts believe. "Preventive oncology is the treatment India needs for curbing cancer because over 55 ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

People with lots of friends live 3.7yrs longer than those who are isolated


September 14th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, Sept 14 (ANI): Want a longer, healthier life? Well, the best medicine is the support of family and friends.That's the conclusion of a new U.S. study, which found that the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hasselhoff laughs at himself to deal with negative publicity


August 3rd, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 03 (ANI): American actor David Hasselhoff has revealed that he laughs at himself to deal with the negative publicity he receives."If you can't laugh at yourself and you hold everything ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Laugh every day to keep doctor away


May 22nd, 2010 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) Forget rigorous workout schedules, finding humour in real life situations could be just enough to keep you hale and hearty. A new study has revealed that laughter can do ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Regular exercise cuts down patient anxiety 20 percent


February 23rd, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) The anxiety that often accompanies a chronic illness can chip away at the quality of life and make patients less likely to follow their treatment plan. But regular ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Regular exercise can help keep anxiety at bay


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): Regular exercise can significantly reduce symptoms of anxiety in patients with chronic illness, a new University of Georgia study shows.In the study, published in the Feb. 22 edition ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Luciano Pavarotti ‘kept daughter by his side on deathbed’


January 17th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 17 (ANI): Late operatic tenor Luciano Pavarotti's widow revealed that the musician kept their four-year-old daughter by his side when he was on deathbed.Nicoletta Mantovani said the Italian singer loved ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Miley Cyrus postpones Omaha concert due to illness


October 2nd, 2009 - 2:53 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Omaha, Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The teenage singing sensation Miley Cyrus got sick during a concert in Salt Lake City on Tuesday night. Hence she had to postpone the Omaha ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Laughter may be the ‘worst’ medicine for asthmatics


August 24th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 24 (ANI): A good laugh is considered to be the best medicine, but a new research suggests that it may trigger serious asthma attacks.This makes laughter a serious matter for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jade Goody battling cancer with laughter therapy


September 1st, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Laughter might actually be the best medicine, for it seems to be comforting cancer-struck Jade Goody.Big Brother star Jade Goody, who is about to start treatment for ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Survive on 500 calories a day’ - HCG diet


August 26th, 2008 - 7:07 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
HCG diet is a new way of dieting , quite a lot of celebrities use it, one of them is Britney Spears, announced last week which made people become more curious about ... Read more...

Posted in Health, Health Science |

Scientists studying new ways to combat skin cancer


July 26th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26 (ANI): A team led by an Indian-origin scientist is examining certain molecules that may help strengthen the effectiveness of sunscreen to prevent skin cancer.The researchers led by distinguished ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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