Globally, 415 million people have been diagnosed with diabetes.
Globally, 415 million people have been diagnosed with diabetes.
Moderate consumption of alcohol at times adds on to curbing the risk.
Fillings can fail for a variety of reasons, including re-emergence of the initial tooth decay or the filling becoming detached.
Using an algorithm which learns the user's personal characteristics, the band can not only detect pregnancy but also identify the best time of the month when a woman can try for a baby.
People with high blood pressure may be at an increased risk of developing common heart valve disorder, researchers said.
Researchers have found that low levels of physical activity and inefficient sleep patterns may intensify the effects of genetic risk factors for obesity.
According to a study, drinking a pint of beer may help you learn the new tongue much better.
Researchers have found that stress may be just as harmful to your body as a really bad diet.
Researchers have found that the bacterial composition of breast tissue of healthy women are different from that of women with breast cancer.
So when it comes to delivering bad news, one should speak direct and not beat around the bush - as most people prefer directness and candour when they must hear something unpleasant.
Drinking more fluids increases the rate of flushing of bacteria from the bladder and also likely reduces the concentration of bacteria that enter the bladder from the vagina.
Children of divorced parents are more likely to get separated when compared to those who grew up in two-parent families, and genetic factors may be to blame.
The findings showed that children's exposure to mild, harsh and abusive physical abuse at home was associated with decreases in children's cognitive performance.
It also mentions that nearly 16 percent of men in the country smoke tobacco and 30 percent consume alcohol.
During the test of gamers and non-gamers, the gamers performed significantly better and showed an increased brain activity in the brain areas relevant to learning.
A part of your brain linked to motivation and pleasure may be to blame!
A new study suggests that people who tend to trust their intuition are more likely to stand behind inaccurate beliefs.
If implemented, the process could tackle the problems of overflowing municipal landfills and dependency on fossil fuels.
Using MRI scans, the system detected early signs with 84 percent accuracy by identifying changes in how regions of the brain are connected.
As the brain begins to shrink with age, it increases communication between the two brain hemispheres to help older people compensate for the negative aspects of aging, new research has found.
The findings showed that if the mother was taking folic acid during the window around conception, the risk associated with pesticides seemed to be attenuated.
Eating dark chocolates enriched with extra virgin olive oil may boost the level of "good" cholesterol as well as lower blood pressure-both known risk factors for cardiovascular diseases, researchers say.
According to a study, compounds found in cocoa-the main ingredient of chocolate-can actually help prevent as well as treat diabetes.
Humans perceive taste through thousands of tiny sensory organs called taste buds, which are located mostly on the upper surface of the tongue.
The findings showed a supportive spouse encourages his or her partner to embrace life opportunities by expressing enthusiasm about the opportunity while also reassuring and talking about the potential benefits of taking on the challenge.
The study findings of increased prefrontal cortex blood flow in women compared to men may explain why women tend to exhibit greater strengths in the areas of empathy, intuition, collaboration, self-control, and appropriate concern.
It can help surgeons repair hearts without damaging precious tissue.
Consuming protein rich foods may foster a more tolerant and less inflammatory gut environment, which could mean relief for people living with abdominal pain and diarrhoea of inflammatory bowel disease.
If you are suffering from depression, yoga can complement traditional therapies and help reduce the symptoms of the mental disorder, researchers claim.
New Delhi: In India, 23 percent of heart failure patients die within one year of diagnosis, a study revealed on Tuesday, adding that the country is next to Africa where the rate stands at 34 percent. Of the total deaths, 46 percent were due to cardiac issues, while non-cardiac causes led to 16
The findings showed that alterations were found in parts of the brain known as white matter, which contains fiber tracts that enable brain cells to communicate with one another by electrical signals.
Along with keeping the mind active, exercising, avoiding smoking and eating a healthy balanced diet may also help reduce the risk of developing dementia, the researchers suggested.
RLS is a condition characterized by a nearly irresistible urge to move the legs, typically in the evenings.
Artificial sweeteners are substitutes for sugar that provides a sweet taste like that of sugar while containing significantly less food energy.
The study showed that women who were evaluated as less attractive were more motivated to diet and be thin if their husbands or partners were attractive than them.
By identifying at-risk infants early, doctors could work with parents to prevent weight gain and the health problems it eventually brings.
A brain freeze is what happens when cold food touches a bundle of nerves in the back of the palate.
Perceived over qualification occurs when an employee is expecting a job that utilizes their qualifications but does not find themselves in such a position, leaving them feeling essentially deprived.
The researchers found that all victims of sexual assault had higher depression scores than individuals who have had not experienced sexual assault in their lifetime.
Diabetic retinopathy - the most common form of eye disease - affects between 40 and 50 percent of patients with diabetes.
Drinking coffee was also found to be associated with a lower risk of death due to heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, and respiratory and kidney disease.
This study provides the first experimental evidence that adding musical cues to learning new motor task can lead to changes in white matter structure in the brain.
Chocolate's benefits can be attributed to cocoa bean, which is its main ingredient and a rich source of flavanols-a class of natural compounds that has neuroprotective effects.
The more empathic the partner and the stronger the analgesic effect, the higher the synchronization between the two when they are touching.
Products such as detergents, shampoos and conditioners may be associated with birth defects in children, researchers have warned.
Further experiments showed that some of the bacterial mutants increased longevity by acting on some of the worm's known processes linked to aging.
Excess weight is linked to sharply increased rates of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and some types of cancer.
Dog owners had fewer sedentary events - continuous periods of sitting down - than non-dog owners.
Onions activate pathways that encourage cancer cells to undergo cell death.
The findings showed that the genetic variants on chromosome 3 in women are associated with their ability to read the mind in the eyes - known as cognitive empathy.
Mid pelvic operative vaginal deliveries using forceps or vacuum application are carried out when the baby's head is midway through the mother's pelvis.
Parents who undergo such treatments are generally older, more educated and have a higher socio-economic status.
Live bacteria and yeasts - which are well known to be good for the digestive system may also relieve symptoms of depression, suggests a new study.
Vitamin D supplements combined with good sleep quality could increase the effectiveness of pain management treatments.
Diet pills interfere with the body systems and result in nutritional deficiencies, particularly of iron and calcium.
Previous studies linked lower consumption of fruits and vegetables with the increased occurrence of coronary heart disease and stroke.
But vigorous exercise such as running or fast bicycling can help decreases the risk of both pre - and post-menopausal breast cancers.
Exercising burns the fat found within bone marrow and this process improves bone quality in a matter of weeks, says a study.
For young people, using social media and digital technologies as a tool to help with mental health make sense for many reasons.
Loneliness is defined by researchers as a feeling of distress that people experience when they perceive their social relationships to be inadequate.
Pregnant women should not expose themselves to temperatures averaging 24 degrees Celsius or above, as they would run the risk of developing gestational diabetes, researchers warned.
Dietary nitrate found in beetroot is a compound that dilates blood vessels to decrease blood pressure, a leading factor for developing heart attack.
Considering the stresses of modern marriage, job pressures and cost of raising children are key reasons why many mothers want to stop after their first child and decide not to add to their family
The trend is yet to catch up in non-metros as there are lesser job opportunities for women in those cities, excepting for low-end ones in the value chain.
While smiling could make you appear two years older, the surprised look could just drop a few years from your visage, the researchers said.
The use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) to treat pain and inflammation can increase the risk of a heart attack from about 20 to 50 per cent, the researchers warned.
People who keep a journal after divorce to write down the story of the end of their marriage may have a healthier heart, a new study suggests.
The ears canals are usually self-cleaning
Practicing yoga may enhance mood and reduce pain in women affected by menstrual distress associated with physical and psychological symptoms.
The dark color of jamun and abundance of jamun trees in IIT campus clicked the idea that it might be useful as a dye in the typical Dye Sensitized Solar Cells.
Certain types of antibiotics use to treat infections has been linked to an increased risk of spontaneous abortion, with a 60 per cent to two-fold increased risk.
For women, flexibility over the timing and location of their work appeared to be more beneficial allowing them to balance other tasks such as family commitments.
Sleep plays an important role in the ability to regulate negative emotions in people who suffer from anxiety or depression.
Skin mucus secreted by a colorful, tennis-ball-sized frog species found in Kerala can be used to develop an anti-viral drug that can treat various strains of flu, according to a new study.
Komodo dragons live in bacteria-rich environments but rarely fall ill, suggesting they have strong innate immunity.
The researchers suggested that to improve cognitive function, people should better get some aerobic exercise rather than sitting in front of the computer playing these games.
Trans fatty acids, or trans fats, are commonly found in fried foods, chips, crackers and baked goods.
Financial literacy increases our awareness about financial products, builds a capacity to compare all available financial options, and changes our financial behavior.
Gratitude is a different emotion from happiness because it so often stems from the actions of another individual.
A data-driven analysis to understand why Attapadi's infant mortality rate is closer to that of conflict-and famine-ridden South Sudan.
Scientists say ant species found in sub-Saharan Africa behave similar to that of soldiers, but did not ascribe charitable motives to the insects.