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Sleep apnea linked to blindness in diabetic patients

NEW YORK: Severe sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing diabetic macular edema, a complication of diabetes that can cause vision loss or blindness, a study said.

Indian doctor to head oncology department in US

NEW DELHI:Jame Abraham on Tuesday has been appointed as the head of the Hematology/Medical Oncology Department at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, US.

For a healthy, pollution free home

NEW DELHI:For Delhiites, with Diwali comes celebration, fun and the fear waking up to a toxic and dense cloud of smog the next day. We can do our bit to not contribute to the air pollution by not lighting firecrackers. But we can take measures to keep the air inside our homes as clean as possible.Satkam Divya, Chief Executive Officer, KlinicApp, has some suggestions:

New device to treat Type 2 diabetes, obesity: Study

LONDON:Researchers have found that a newly tested medical device, called "Sleeveballoon", mimics the effects of traditional bariatric surgery in rodents and produces impressive results on body weight, fatty liver and diabetes control.

Coffee bean extracts can cut fat-induced inflammation

NEW YORK:Coffee is beneficial for health we all know, but unused coffee bean extracts can also help reduce fat-induced inflammation in the cells and improved glucose absorption and insulin sensitivity, find researchers.

Rotavirus linked to lower rates of type 1 diabetes

CANBERRA:Researchers from the University of Melbourne have found that rotavirus infection might play a role in the development of type 1 diabetes.

Inside the millennial kitchen

NEWS DELHI: Guess which is the most important room in the house for the millenials. Surveys say it's the kitchen, which has transformed from being a purely functional zone into a space of personal expression, a space to relax and unwind now that millenials are staying home to eat much more than their parents did, either cooking their own food, or ordering in.

Myths and Truths about Laser Treatment

As we move into the new millennium, it is becoming increasingly clear that the usage of Laser and modern technologies are entering the most exciting phase of their development. Laser treatment is commonly used for removing facial wrinkles and skin irregularities. The pulsating beams of light are concentrated on the irregular skin which removes the unwanted skin layer by layer.

Obesity ups risk of being bullying victim, perpetrator

NEW YORK: New York, June 11 (IANS) Researchers have found that obese adolescents are not only significantly more likely to experience bullying, but chances of them being perpetrators are also higher, compared to their healthy weight peers.

Aesthetic of Aesthetics…

When we talk about ‘Beauty’, one common saying flashes our mind that, “Beauty means being comfortable and confident in your own skin.” No one is an exception to having a desire to look beautiful and stay young. And eventually this makes us eagerly seek for new options and miracles that help us modify and maintain our looks. This healthy desire is not new but exists as long as human history records are kept and perhaps that led to the inception of Aesthetic Medicine almost 40 years ago in France.

Summer guide to healthy hair & scalp for your baby

Just like we take care of babies during summer to keep their bodies cool and refreshed, it is important to pay attention to their scalp and hair to keep dry and flaky skin at bay, which is a common concern among newborns.

Just 16-minute sleep loss daily can hamper your job

Losing just 16 minutes of sleep during working days can greatly hamper your performance at the workplace, say researchers.

Choose wisely - go organic this Holi!

With Holi -the festival of colours coming up -- everyone is busy buying colours, 'pichkaris', and balloons but with increasing environment pollution and severe allergic reactions to synthetic colours, there is a growing awareness among people to opt for organic variants.

'Gender disparity in education, healthcare in India'

Nearly 54 per cent young women in India are not in education, employment or any kind of training, which is 15 times higher compared to young women and men worldwide, suggesting fewer opportunities for the fairer sex to enter the workforce, finds a Lancet study.

Ways to revamp your closet in 2019

NEW DELHI: The year 2019 will be a season of contrasts as all the previous fashion rules will be broken. Untraditional aesthetics will take the spotlight, menswear and womens wear will shift through global cultures and comfort will be the key.

Man's guide to styling a leather jacket with right sneakers

NEW DELHI:  If you are looking for a right leather jacket and sneakers, experts have some guidelines to make it work for you in right way.

How to revamp interior with rugs

NEW DELHI: If youre designing your room from scratch, choose the rug first as these decors are the cornerstone for any setups foundation.

Steps to treat your sagging skin

NEW DELHI:  As you start ageing, skin may begin to sag as a consequence of a natural loss and weakening of collagen and elastin. However keeping in mind a few basic steps can help you in getting rid of the sagging skin.

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