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Saving the skin from UV damage and skin cancer

Ageing affects all living things and leads to diseases that eventually kill us. It’s not surprising then that there’s a global race to develop anti-ageing treatments to slow, halt or reverse biological ageing to look younger and prevent diseases such as heart disease, cancers and dementia, among others. We begin to age the moment we are born but in physical ... Read More »

This cooling therapy can help treat head injuries and stroke

Researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have found that medically induced cooling in brain to lower the temperature can help in treating injury and stroke. Lowering the brain temperature after head injury or stroke may help relieve pressure inside the head to avert swelling and further injury, especially in critical cases as it impacts the blood vessels and tissue throughout ... Read More »

Beware women, these lifestyle habits and choices can lead to breast cancer

Our lifestyle choices and the way we lead our day-to-day lives can affect our risk of developing breast cancer. Changing lifestyle habits, increasing work pressure and stress levels have left modern-day individuals with no time to pay heed to their health and one disease that seems to be emerging because of irregular lifestyle is breast cancer. Meher Patel, director at ... Read More »

Health insurance and cancer — How to choose the best plan for your needs

Naval Goel “Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it.” It is clear that it is not only about having a healthy body, but also about having a healthy mind. In simple terms, a good health is all about the condition where your body and mind function properly. These days when ... Read More »

Diabetes and heart disease should be top health priorities

Chronic diseases claim more Indian lives than infectious diseases, and take a huge toll: Between 2012 and 2030, non-communicable diseases and mental health conditions are expected to cost India $4.58 trillion. The government supports states to respond, but much more needs to be done. New research for India Consensus, a collaboration between Tata Trusts and Copenhagen Consensus, reveals some strategies ... Read More »

Flipkart Sale to Include Discounts on Honor 9 Lite, Honor 7X, Redmi Note 5, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and More

Days after detailing deals on Google Pixel range, Flipkart has now revealed offers on other devices for its Big Shopping Days sale that is kicking off on May 13. The four-day sale will bring the Honor 9 Lite, Honor 7X, Honor 9i, and Honor 8 Pro with heavy discounts up to Rs. 7,000 and 10 percent cashback. It will also include offers on devices from Infinix, Oppo, Samsung, and Xiaomi. There will additionally be some flash ... Read More »

Fortnite iOS Revenue 3.7 Times PUBG Mobile on iOS and Android Combined

HIGHLIGHTS PUBG Mobile IAPs went live last week It’s available on Android and iOS Despite a larger player pool, Fortnite made more money on iOS alone Fortnite iOS revenue continues to grow. The popular battle royale shooter has made more money through in-game purchases versus PUBG Mobile. This is despite the latter being available on both Android and iOS while Fortnite ... Read More »

New Overwatch Map Rialto Now Playable on PS4, Xbox One, and Windows PC

HIGHLIGHTS Rialto is Overwatch’s take on Venice It previously featured during the game’s Retribution event The game saw record levels of engagement during Overwatch Retribution Following the Overwatch Retribution event, Blizzard has made a new map available in Rialto. It’s a new map that focusses on one team escorting payload while the other tries to stop it. A modified version of ... Read More »

Blood pressure and bananas have a strange connection. Peel details here

Blood pressure related ailments keeping you sick, and no medicine or lifestyle changes making any impact on lowering the count? Here’s help: Make bananas keep your BP in check. Bananas are loaded with a load of important vitamins and minerals: They are a rich source of vitamin C, calcium, magnesium, folate, phosphorus and potassium. One banana can provide us with around ... Read More »

Cannabis oil could help treat eczema and psoriasis, scientists say

It is estimated that around 60% of UK citizens have some sort of skin conditionand, for many, finding a cure can be hard work. However, a new treatment could be on the horizon for people who suffer with eczema or psoriasis, after new research shows cannabis to have a positive effect on their symptoms. A dermatologist explains how stress can affect your skin Scientists believe that ... Read More »