Fullness Factor for Weight Watchers

Chennai, June 21 -- What are the Indices Related to Hunger Stimulus? To understand the concepts of the fullness factor, satiety index and glycemic index, hunger must be defined clearly. Hunger is on... Read More

Violence Against Doctors in India: Time to Take Action!

Chennai, June 21 -- Highlights: * Violence against doctors is a grim reality in India * It is influenced by many factors that have a direct or indirect impact on the problem * Prevention is possibl... Read More

Yoga For Heart: International Day of Yoga

Chennai, June 20 -- Highlights: * International Day of Yoga is observed on the 21st of June annually * It aims to raise awareness about the several benefits of practicing yoga * The theme for //201... Read More

Vampire Facial

Chennai, June 20 -- What is Vampire Facial (and) Who Invented It? Although the term vampire facial is a bit scary, it has no relation to vampires and it is named so perhaps because your own blood is ... Read More

Alexa Helps Detect Cardiac Arrest and Calls Emergency Care For You

Chennai, June 20 -- Highlights : * Smart speakers like Alexa or Google Home can remotely monitor the breathing of a sleeping person and correctly identifies agonal breathing of cardiac arrest and imm... Read More

Health Benefits of Star Fruit

Chennai, June 19 -- What is a Star Fruit? The carambola, better known as the 'Star Fruit', is an exotic tropical fruit that has traditionally flourished in Southeast Asia. Today, this fruit is availa... Read More

Fear of New Foods may Increase the Risk of Lifestyle Diseases

Chennai, June 19 -- Highlights: * Being a fussy eater can put you at a higher risk of lifestyle diseases such as heart disease and diabetes// * People who experience fear of new or unfamiliar foods ... Read More

CRT Defibrillator May Improve Heart Function In Certain Patients

Chennai, June 18 -- Highlights : * Cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator (CRT-D) can improve heart function in certain patients with non-left bundle branch block (non-LBBB) * There ar... Read More

Lyme Disease: Breakthrough Could Lead to Better Treatments

Chennai, June 18 -- Highlights: * A new molecule called peptidoglycan has been identified in Lyme arthritis patients * Peptidoglycan was present in the synovial fluid of affected joints of //patient... Read More

Superior Canal Dehiscence

Chennai, June 18 -- What is Superior Canal Dehiscence? Superior canal dehiscence (SCD) occurs when there is an opening (dehiscence) in the bone above the superior semicircular canal of the inner ear ... Read More