Toronto, April 15 (IANS) Children and youths whose mothers had diabetes during their pregnancy are themselves at an increased risk of the disorder, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin.  

Safe workout, fitness tips for pregnant women

Safe workout, fitness tips for pregnant women

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) One of the biggest stereotypes in our society is that pregnant women should avoid anything strenuous but keeping fit during the nine months is one of the most important factors that keeps the mother and baby healthy. Do cardio and dont shy away from strength training, say experts  

Taking short breaks may help learn new skills better

Taking short breaks may help learn new skills better

New York, April 13 (IANS) If you are in a process of learning new skills, then taking short breaks in between may help you grasp it better, say researchers.  

Partnering up key to quit smoking: Study

Partnering up key to quit smoking: Study

London, April 13 (IANS) Is addiction not letting you quit smoking? Relax. A new study suggests that kicking the habit works best in pairs.  

Nearly 40 individual HPV types linked to HIV infection

Nearly 40 individual HPV types linked to HIV infection

New York, Oct 6 : Scientists have for the first time identified 37 individual types of the human papillomavirus, or HPV, that are specifically linked to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.  

Men can tolerate stress incontinence for years: Study

Men can tolerate stress incontinence for years: Study

New York, June 23 : Men often tolerate stress urinary incontinence (SUI) for more than two years before seeking medical help and one-third put up with it for more than five years, a new study suggests.  

Advice for couples facing fertility issues

Advice for couples facing fertility issues

New Delhi, May 11 : One in every six couples face fertility problems in India, thereby making the process of conceiving strenuous and stressful for many. While some fertility problems are not preventable, there are vital actions one can take to help initiate a new beginning.  

Easy ways to improve your diet

Easy ways to improve your diet

London, March 17 : If you are finding it difficult to keep a check on your diet than it is time to improve it in a few easy ways.