Seventy-six new antibiotic-resistant genes identified: Study

Seventy-six new antibiotic-resistant genes identified: Study

London: Researchers have found 76 previously unknown genes that make bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotics. The genes were found while searching large volumes of...
Seven thousand people have your face, say scientists

Seven thousand people have your face, say scientists

Lucknow: A reader said she saw me in her city. "But I've never been there," I said. "I just have a common face." This happens...
Attention Men!! Nutrition before sex impacts baby's health

Attention Men!! Nutrition before sex impacts baby’s health

New York:  A father's diet before sex can play as important a role as nutrition of the expectant mother in delivering a healthy baby, new...
Staying in shape may increase your lifespan

Staying in shape may increase your lifespan

London: Want to live a long life? Reducing excess weight and staying in shape may prolong life expectancy by two months, researchers suggested. The study showed...
This Diwali, do not punish but nourish yourself

This Diwali, do not punish but nourish yourself

New Delhi:  Diwali, is a festival of all about colours and light. From flamboyant rangolis to twinkling lights with yummilicious foods, it’s a time...
Add this oil to your salads to boost their nutritional benefits

Add this oil to your salads to boost their nutritional benefits

New York: Love to eat salads? Adding a spoonful or two of soybean oil as dressing may help you derive the optimal nutritional benefit from...
World Obesity Day | Watch your waistline as you binge-watch

World Obesity Day | Watch your waistline as you binge-watch

New Delhi: On-demand services like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video are leaving no stone unturned to increase their Indian subscriber base. Their library of movies...
ATTENTION! Penicillin allergy may increase risk of infections

ATTENTION! Penicillin allergy may increase risk of infections

New York: Surgical patients with recorded penicillin allergy may be at 50 per cent higher risk of developing infections, new research has found. The study...