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Keep the cat indoors, scientists intervene

At least one running argument among cat lovers is now over: Whiskers, Lucy and Tigger are definitely better off staying indoors, scientists reported Wednesday (17...

Screen time has little impact on teen well-being: study

A higher amount of screen time - which may involve gaming, or watching TV - before bedtime may not have a direct impact on...

Baby born to three parents in Greece

A team of Greek and Spanish doctors announced Thursday (11 April) the birth of a baby using DNA from three people after a controversial...

Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry making mental health documentary for Apple

Oprah Winfrey and Britain's Prince Harry have teamed up to produce an Apple documentary next year aimed at raising awareness of mental health. Harry, who...

Major study debunks health benefits of moderate drinking

Blood pressure and stroke risk rise steadily the more alcohol people drink, and previous claims that one or two drinks a day might protect...

Amitabh Bachchan honoured by US Embassy for TB awareness

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been honoured by the US Embassy to acknowledge his immense contribution to the India-US ties on tuberculosis. The award was...

Anushka Arora turns naturally candid

  Defying stereotypes surrounding South Asian women, vivacious presenter, Anushka Arora is the epitome of today’s modern South Asian woman. Ever since she was 18, Anushka...

Study links diabetes to dementia

  Research from the University of Glasgow shows that people who have a cardiometabolic disease, such as high blood pressure, diabetes or coronary heart disease...

Gilead wins India patent for blockbuster Hepatitis drug

India has granted a patent to US pharmaceutical giant Gilead for a blockbuster Hepatitis C drug, in a U-turn activists said could potentially stop...

‘One You’ health campaign asks ‘How are You’?

New ‘One You’ health campaign asks ‘How are You’? Modern day life makes it hard for people to live healthily, with bigger portions for everything...