health

Lucknow: AIDS stand for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and is the last stage of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus). If it is not treated properly, it leads to death. Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome is a range of condition caused by infection with the HIV virus. A person with infection usually have influenza …

On a regular basis, we often ignore how much time we spend on our daily routine habits. Do you know, in your entire life, you spend over...

London:  People with diabetes are more at risk of deaths from alcohol-related factors, accidents or suicide, than non-diabetics. The increased risk of death from these causes may be related to the mental health of patients, which may be adversely affected by the psychological burden of living with and self-treating this debilitating disease, with potentially serious complications. …

New York: Older adults can prevent their risk of strokes by taking a daily stroll for just 35 minutes a day or four hours a week, say researchers. Indulging in moderate physical activity, such as swimming, brisk walking, or running two to three hours a week may also reduce the severity of strokes than people who …

Bengaluru: Global software major Wipro on Sunday said it had won a $1.5 billion (10,500 crore) 10-year deal from the US-based technology firm, Alight Solutions LLC. “We have won a 10-year engagement to provide a suite of solutions and services to the Illinois-based Alight Solutions, a leader in technology-enabled health, wealth, human resources and finance solutions,” …

Lucknow: Sleeping less than six hours or waking up several times in the night is associated with an increased risk of asymptomatic atherosclerosis, which silently hardens and narrows arteries. “Failure to get enough sleep and restlessness during the night should be considered risk factors for blocking or narrowing of the arteries,” said study author Fernando Dominguez …

New York: The risk of having a heart attack while pregnant, giving birth, or during two months after delivery, continues to increase. The findings, published in the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings, suggest that the trend among many women to have children later in life is one possible reason for the increase, as the heart attack risk …