own health

Body painted PETA activist to protest


August 6th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Three volunteers from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India, painting themselves in gold, silver and bronze symbolising Olympic medals, will take out ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Never closed doors for talks with Team Anna: Congress (Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday said it has never closed the doors for talks with Team Anna currently agitating for a strong Lokpal bill here.The party ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Battling maternal deaths, Assam upgrades health workers’ skills


April 22nd, 2012 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 22 (IANS) Assam, which has the highest maternal mortality rate (MMR) in the country at 390 per 1,000 live births, also faces a serious crunch of doctors. So ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Bangaloreans run for healthy heart on Valentine’s Day


February 15th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 14 (IANS) While Cupid-struck lovers were busy exchanging roses, gifts and greeting each other to celebrate Valentine's Day, about 1,000 denizens of this tech hub ran a marathon ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Men shouldn’t retire before their wives: Study


June 22nd, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Married men should not retire before their wives because there will be no one at home to look after them, a study has said.While wives report ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kill workplace stress with potted plants on your desk


June 12th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) If you feel stressed and exhausted while in office, keeping potted plants on your desk could have a health benefit, a new study says.In the study ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Low iodine levels in teen girls put future babies at risk


April 26th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) Two-thirds of teenage girls have low iodine levels, potentially jeopardising the health of their future children, according to an expert.A study of more than 700 schoolgirls ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Soon, computers with immune system like humans to avert cyber-attacks


April 24th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Computer scientists and IT engineers are planning to build a new technology that would help computers fight viruses just like the human immune system.This technology would help overcome ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Meet the happiest man in America


March 8th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): A survey has found the happiest man in the US, and he is a married Chinese-American, Kosher-observing Jew who lives in Hawaii.Alvin Wong, 65, was contacted after three ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Reaching 100 years of age not just about health history


December 2nd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Living to 100 is easier than you might think.A new research by the University of Georgia has provided new clues on surviving to be 100 years old, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

PETA offers to help cash-strapped Lindsay pay for her rehab treatment


October 29th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Officials at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have offered to sponsor cash-strapped Lindsay Lohan's rehab treatment.The help, however, comes with a condition - if ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Watching TV likely to make you fear sickness: Study


October 1st, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): A new study has found that watching television and its heavy dose of medical content in news and drama can cause more concern about personal health and reduce ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Taking part in sports keeps teens healthier and happier in life


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 23 (ANI): A new study has concluded that taking part in sports is good all round for young teens: physically, socially, and mentally.Research of Dr. Keith Zullig and Rebecca White ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Three trips down the aisle may take you closer to death


August 13th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Those who think that they will get third time lucky by tying the knot thrice need to get their facts right-for saying "I do" multiple times could ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lindsay Lohan checks into rehab for the fourth time


July 16th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lindsay Lohan has been in the news a lot lately and the saga doesn’t seem to be ending anytime soon. The Mean Girls star has reportedly ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Michelle Obama takes campaign against childhood obesity to NAACP


July 13th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 13 (ANI): US First Lady Michelle Obama has taken her campaign against childhood obesity to the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People's annual convention.At the NAACP convention, Michelle, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Working without break a health risk


June 11th, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) One in four people put their health at risk if they work without a break through the day, a new study has revealed. Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) has ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New warning to pregnant women who smoke


May 31st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): Health experts have voiced concern about the number of women who continue to smoke throughout pregnancy, warning them the health of their unborn babies is at risk.The British ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Have aliens taken over Voyager 2 spacecraft?


May 13th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 13 (ANI): After leaving Earth's surface 33 years ago, the Voyager 2 spacecraft may have been hijacked by aliens, it has been claimed.Scientists had installed a 12-inch disk containing music ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sam Champion To Undergo On-Air Surgery


May 12th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Surgical treatment at the moment of breakfast is the most up-to-date and rather bizarre television trend.ABC weatherman, Sam Champion, will have the skin cancer cells ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monkey as butlers’ help maimed US soldiers in Afghanistan lead a normal life


May 6th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 6 (ANI): American soldiers and officers who were physically disabled while fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq, are being given monkeys as butlers to perform their daily tasks.The clever capuchins are ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Slash quit smoking after pneumonia


April 24th, 2010 - 1:44 am ICT by IANS
London, April 24 (IANS) Noted guitarist Slash refused to quit smoking while his mother was dying of lung cancer but he only kicked the habit after falling ill with pneumonia. The former Guns ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Boozy Chimpanzee Sent To Rehab


February 28th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Moscow, Feb 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports, the zookeepers of a Russian Zoo had to send a male chimpanzee to a rehabilitation center recently. He has been sent to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Kentucky receives nearly $10 million to expand electronic health information


February 16th, 2010 - 3:30 am ICT by BNO News
FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) – Nearly $10 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding was awarded to Kentucky to expand and build a statewide health information exchange, the Kentucky Governor’s ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Maternal obesity ups risk of heart disease in offspring


February 10th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) Maternal obesity dramatically increases the risk of inflammation-related diseases like heart disease, stroke and others in the offspring, a study says. In a study involving rats, researchers from Duke ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Maternal obesity predisposes offspring to Alzheimer’s, diabetes, heart disease


February 10th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Maternal obesity causes cellular programming in utero that predisposes offspring to inflammation-related disorders, such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, type 2 diabetes, stroke, heart disease, from the day that they ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

People born in 1940s not keen on spending


January 20th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): A new report has revealed that people who were born in the 1940s are not really big spenders.According to the Consumption Report 2009, published by the University of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Alexis Hutchinson A Mom Of Ten Month Refuses Deployment, She Might Be Imprisoned


January 18th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alexis Hutchinson could face an imprisonment. The 21-year-old Army cook from California missed the Army airfield in Savannah, Georgia on November 5th. The single mom of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

HPV jab girls ‘more cautious about sex’


October 27th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 27 (ANI): Having the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine for prevention of sexually-transmitted infection has left eight in 10 girls more cautious about the risks of having sex, a UK poll ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women’s car rally for breast cancer awareness flagged off


October 2nd, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) At least 60 decorated cars, with name and blood groups of occupants pasted on them, were flagged off early Friday as a women's car rally started from ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Women to spread breast cancer awareness through car rally


September 30th, 2009 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Sixty women, some of them survivors of breast cancer, will drive from Delhi to Agra spreading awareness about the disease that kills 40,000 women in India ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Kennedy once wrote to Pope


August 31st, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IBNS
By Tanya GhoshAug 31 (IBNS) Senator Edward M Kennedy, shortly before his demise, wrote a letter to Pope Benedict XVI, it has been revealed at his graveside service.He asked for the pontiff ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Indian boffins’ baby mp3 heart monitor could save many lives


August 29th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): Scientists from Manoharbhai Patel Institute of Engineering & Technology, in Gondia, India have developed a novel fetal heart monitor that could save the lives of unborn infants in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Death during Kailash pilgrimage is auspicious: tour operator


June 14th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant K. Nanda and Shweta Srinivasan New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) "No medical test is mandatory... private tour operators are not as strict as government," said the private tour operator in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Statement from New York Governor David Paterson on the murder of Dr. George Tiller


June 1st, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by admin
WICHITA, Kansas (BNO NEWS) -- New York Governor David Paterson issued the following statement on the murder of Dr. George Tiller on Sunday.“I was deeply saddened to learn that Dr. George Tiller, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe