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Mediterranean diet may help treat HIV, diabetes patients

Consuming a Mediterranean diet — rich in fresh fruits and vegetables, lean proteins, high on healthy fats like olive oil and low in refined sugars and saturated fats — may provide a good nutritious balance that can improve medication adherence and mental health in patients with HIV-positive and Type 2 diabetes, researchers suggest. People who […]

Head, neck cancer patients: Twice-a-day radiation therapy may help reduce deaths

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A study suggests that treating head and neck cancer patients with twice-a-day radiation therapy combined with chemotherapy can prove beneficial and save more lives. The findings indicated that the twice-a-day treatment of hyper fractionated radiotherapy combined with chemotherapy, cuts deaths by 20 percent compared to the best standard treatment of once-daily radiotherapy with chemotherapy. The […]

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Fat-shaming encourages unhealthy behaviours that lead to heart disease, diabetes

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A study reveals that people who feel unattractive and devalue themselves because of their weight are at heightened risk of heart disease and type 2 Diabetes. The study was published in Obesity, the journal. Researchers from University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in the US found that above and beyond the effects of body mass […]

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Barbie vaginas: More and more women are going under the knife to get designer genitals

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A rush of women going under the knife for designer genitals has taken even plastic surgeons by surprise and divided medical professionals on the ethics and benefits of labiaplasty. In 2015, more than 95,000 women worldwide underwent the procedure, according to data from the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS). Most often, labiaplasty involves […]

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Ryan Lochte Shares His Fitness and Diet Routine: ‘Go to Each Workout With a Purpose’

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Ryan Lochte shows off his fit physique in September 2016. (Photo: Getty Images for Cirque du Soleil) More The majority of us get to hibernate under baggy sweaters for a couple of more months, but for Ryan Lochte, it’s always Speedo season. If you’re looking to get lean and mean like the 12-time Olympic medalist, […]

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Adrienne Bailon Reveals How She Got Down to 101 Pounds for Her Wedding

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Adrienne Bailon wowed on her wedding day in a gown designed by Ryan Patros and Walter Mendez from Ryan and Walter Bridal. (Photo: Mon Conte de Fées) More Adrienne Bailon might be our new fitness guru. Though she’s never looked out of shape by most standards, the host of The Real, 33, insists she’s had […]

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Khloé Kardashian Bonds With Boyfriend Tristan Thompson Over Fitness

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Having an NBA boyfriend has its benefits — for one, you’ll never ever have to struggle to reach the top shelf of your pantry again. But for Khloé Kardashian, dating Cleveland Cavaliers player Tristan Thompson also means that her fitness routine is constantly kept up. “We’re both really competitive,” the reality star told Yahoo Celebrity. […]

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The nuts you meet on the Internet: Beware of these six types of trolls

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If there is one thing you cannot escape on the Internet, it’s ‘The Troll’. The Internet is full of trolls, some of them funny and some of them are just a headache. If you have difficulty navigating the world of trolls, then go through this guide that identifies 6 types of trolls you meet on […]

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Quiz: Answer these 12 questions to test your pregnancy nutrition IQ

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If you’re a pregnant woman, the food advice you receive tends to revolve around what you supposedly can’t eat or drink: Alcohol, Chinese food, cheese, and so on. (Bummer.) But you have to wonder: What kind of healthy food is actually good for your growing baby, could help cure your morning sickness and decrease certain […]

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Indian top court asks govt to provide daily drug doses to TB patients

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NEW DELHI(PTI0: The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to replace after nine months the current practice of giving three dosages of medicine a week to tuberculosis patients, with daily doses. A bench, headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar, passed the order, saying all new patients should be administered daily dosage regimen of […]

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