Everything you need to know about T B Clinic: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about T B Clinic: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
London, May 21 (IANS) Cold weather affects blood pressure, shows a study that assessed a staggering 169,000 blood pressure measurements.
Los Angeles, May 21 (IANS) It seems actress Lindsay Lohan is struggling in rehab after the doctors cut her off from Addreall.
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Mayo Clinic researchers have developed a promising method to distinguish between pancreatic cancer and chronic pancreatitis - two disorders that are difficult to tell apart.
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Consuming coffee regularly could reduce risk of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) - an autoimmune liver disease - a research has shown.
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Two of Brooke Mueller's twenty rehab stints occurred while she was married to Charlie Sheen and pregnant with couple's twin kids Bob and Max, according to reports.
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) If she is seen enjoying playing a mother in TV show "Parvarrish - Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi", Shweta Tiwari also enjoyed the depiction of mother-daughter friendship in her new ad mainly because it shows how exactly the two could be friends.
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Penelope Cruz's model sister Monica gave birth to a baby girl - from an anonymous sperm donor- on Tuesday
Los Angeles, May 12 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan threatens to leave the Betty Ford Clinic in California.
Washington, May 12 (ANI): People who used a workplace wellness center on frequent basis reported an improvement in their overall quality-of-life, while those that used the center less often reported no improvements in their physical quality-of-life and a decline in their mental quality-of-life, a new study has found.
Amritsar, May 10 (ANI): To make public aware about their legal rights and offer the poor and downtrodden free legal aid, a special Legal Aid Clinic was set up at Khalsa College of Education (KCE) today.
Washington, May 10 (ANI): Eating food, which contains even a small amount of nicotine, like peppers and tomatoes, may help reduce risk of developing Parkinson's disease, a new study has claimed.
Los Angeles, May 7 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan has revealed that she wants to adopt her first child and then she would like to have two or four kids of her own.
Washington, May 6 (ANI): The use of bicycle helmets should be required by law, a new study has suggested.
Los Angeles, May 6 (IANS) Actor-comedian Andy Dick says he won't mind paying a visit to Lindsay Lohan in rehab centre if the troubled actress is willing to meet visitors.
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan got admitted at the Betty Ford Clinic shortly before the court-mandated midnight deadline ended and avoided getting arrested.
Santiago, May 3 (IANS/EFE) The initial tests performed on the exhumed remains of Nobel literature laureate Pablo Neruda show that the Chilean poet was suffering from advanced prostate cancer, officials associated with the process told EFE.
Washington, Apr. 28 (ANI): Telling lies to your doctors could lead to serious health problems, a study has claimed.
Washington, April 25 (ANI): A Cleveland Clinic research has revealed a microbial byproduct of intestinal bacteria contributes to heart disease and serves as an accurate screening tool for predicting future risks of heart attack, stroke and death in persons not otherwise identified by traditional risk factors and blood tests.
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is undergoing treatment at a private nursing home in the city, is in some pain, though other body parameters were normal, a doctor attending on her said Saturday.
Kolkata, April 12 (IANS) The condition of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is undergoing treatment at a private nursing home in the city, is "improving", a doctor attending on her said Friday.
Kolkata, April 11 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, now under treatment at a private nursing home in the city, was "stable", an attending doctor said Thursday.
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Researchers have found that therapy with cardiopoietic (cardiogenically-instructed) or "smart" stem cells can improve heart health for people suffering from heart failure.
Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was admitted to a private nursing home in the city Wednesday after she complained of breathing problems, palpitation and body pain.
Kolkata, Apr. 10 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has been admitted to the Belle View Clinic here after landing from Delhi this evening.
Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday was admitted to a private nursing home in the city with breathing problems.
Washington, Apr. 8 (ANI): A compound that is abundant in red meat and is added as a supplement to popular energy drinks has been found to promote atherosclerosis - or the hardening or clogging of the arteries, a new study has revealed.
Kolkata, April 7 (IANS) Detox diet plans are gradually becoming a trend among diet freaks and health conscious citizens, says an expert but cautions that such regimes should be undertaken only under the supervision of dieticians.
Washington, March 28 (ANI): Joslin researchers studying patients with type 1 diabetes have found that dietary fat can affect glucose levels and insulin requirements.
Washington, Mar. 28 (ANI): Women usually carry excess fat in their hips and thighs, while men tend to carry it on their stomachs.
Washington, March 22 (ANI): Knowing whether a man acts out his dreams while sleeping could help predict if he's is developing dementia with Lewy bodies - the second most common form of dementia in the elderly - Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered.
Chicago, March 21 (IANS) US scientists have shown that suppressing a gene linked to Parkinson's disease through therapy could actually speed up disease progress and lead to dementia and physical disability.
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): Children who avoid scary situations are likely to have anxiety disorders, a new study has found.
Washington, March 12 (ANI): A commonly used erectile dysfunction drug, sildenafil, is ineffective against heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, according to new research.
New York, Mar. 8 (ANI): A school counsellor from Georgia, was left shell-shocked after she googled her name and saw snaps of her breasts before and after undergoing reduction surgery posted at a clinic's website.
Washington, March 8 (ANI): People who received financial incentives were more likely to stick with a weight loss program and lost more weight than those who received no incentives, according to Mayo Clinic research.
'Dear Mr. Columnist: I have six beloved offspring but they are all cats. Can I list them as dependents in my tax form?'
London, March 3 (ANI): Girls are being pressured to look sexy and to be sexually available, which is having a dramatic effect on them, according to a Psychologist.
London, February 26 (ANI): Following a Mediterranean diet with plenty of olive oil and nuts has been found to be almost as good at reducing the risk of a heart attack as taking statins, according to researchers.
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Hugh Jackman has topped a poll as the man with the sexiest facial hair.
Washington, February 20 (ANI): Smokeless tobacco users who had no intention to quit changed their minds or significantly cut back on the habit when given nicotine lozenges or tobacco-free snuff in a new study.
Now there is some good news for patients undergoing dialysis as now they can get benefited from a new procedure that removes additional toxins and may increase their longevity. A latest study has revealed the fact.
Barcelona, Feb 19 (IANS) Patients undergoing dialysis can now benefit from a new procedure that removes additional toxins and may increase their longevity, says a study.
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) A key molecule identified as IQGAP1 can suppress growth of liver tumours by altering the micro-environment against cancer cells, reveals a new finding.
London, February 13 (ANI): A new poll, designed to find out men's favourite hairstyles of the last 100 years, has revealed that David Beckham has sported all the top ten hairdos of all time - and the three worst ones, too.
London, Feb 13 (ANI): England football legend Paul Gascoigne is making stunning recovery after being admitted in the intensive care when his organs packed in just hours after he started tough rehabilitation in the US.
London, Feb. 13 (ANI): As celebrities are becoming seemingly more slender with every passing day, more of us are turning to liposuction for a helping hand, which has helped the surgery become world's most heavily requested treatment, according to the latest statistics.
Washington, February 7 (ANI): Mediterranean-style diet that emphasizes on fruits, vegetables and legumes, whole grains, fish, and using olive oil and herbs in place of butter and salt may help people with diabetes lose weight and lower blood sugar.
Washington, February 3(ANI): An expert at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) says massage therapy can lower blood pressure, help prevent colds, enhance skin tone and more.
Washington, February 3(ANI): There are daily things we all can do that can make a big difference in our effort to keep our hearts healthy, say Mayo Clinic experts.
Washington, Jan. 30 (ANI): American baseball player Alex Rodriguez, nicknamed as A-Rod, has been allegedly charged with purchasing illegal performance-enhancing drugs (PED) from an anti-ageing clinic in South Florida, along with many other well-known baseball players, over the last four years, a report has claimed.
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) Cardiac disease is linked with higher risk of mental impairment involving language, thinking and judgment, particularly among women with heart disease, a US study shows.
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) Some of the obese are looking to botox shots for easy weight loss -- but now it is clear that they don't, according to a definitive study.
Washington, January 29 (ANI): Injecting botulinum toxin A (BTA), or Botox, into the stomach had been believed to delay emptying of the stomach, increase feelings of fullness and reduce body weight.
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) The staggering number of good bugs in our lower intestine not only ensure good health but may also help ward off diabetes, researchers say.
Melbourne, January 21 (ANI): Metrosexuality, which was first a neat shirt and a bit of hair gel, has now gone to the max as the laser Brazilian grows in popularity among Brisbane men chasing youthful bareness and sporty speed.
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Wayne Rooney has been voted as the celebrity with the best hair transplant in a new poll.
Washington, Jan 11 (IANS) Testing a portion of a person's salivary gland may help diagnose Parkinson's disease for the very first time, says a new research.
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): New research from Mayo Clinic in Arizona and Banner Sun Health Research Institute suggests that testing a portion of a person's saliva gland may be a way to diagnose Parkinson's disease.
London, Dec 31 (IANS) Millions of people suffering from arthritis can beat it with regular exercise and early treatment, a research has found.
London, December 31 (ANI): Regular exercise and early treatment can help people suffering from arthritis to beat the pain of the disease, according to researchers.
Melbourne, December 29 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have invented a new malaise to describe the type of memory loss which is affecting most people as our lives get more complicated and hurried that makes all the things we need to know even tougher - Busy Lifestyle Syndrome (BLS).
New Delhi, Dec. 24 (ANI): New Delhi recently witnessed the largest gathering of cardiovascular specialists in the country at the 64th CSI ( Cardiological Society of India ) annual conference which was held at the Hotel Ashok. The scientific program was packed with high quality learning for over 5000 attendees with acclaimed Indian American Heart Surgeon Dr Mukesh Hariawala delivering one of the prestigious " CSI Distinguished Lecture 2012 ".
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Fed up of dull, dry and flaky skin this winter? Give your skin that extra care by keeping it hydrated from within and moisturised from outside, suggest experts.
Washington, December 18 (ANI): In a series of studies in mice, Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that the aging process is characterized by high rates of whole-chromosome losses and gains in various organs, including heart, muscle, kidney and eye, and demonstrated that reducing these rates slows age-related tissue deterioration and promotes a healthier life span.
Washington, December 17 (ANI): Erectile dysfunction, which typically focus on a man's inability to have sex, has a more devastating issue that could be behind having difficulty maintaining an erection - heart disease, researchers say.
London, Dec 13 (ANI): Katie Price, who is rumoured to have a new beau, decided to give herself a spring clean and was spotted heading towards an exclusive heath clinic in Harley Street on Wednesday.
Washington, December 4 (ANI): Researchers including an Indian origin have discovered the first-ever mouse model of "diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis" or DISH - the second most common form of arthritis after osteoarthritis.
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) A long-awaited breakthrough in understanding a common form of arthritis will help pave the way to more effective treatment that has eluded scientists until now.
London, Dec 4 (ANI): Brit-Indian billionaire Shrien Dewani, who has been accused of hiring a hitman to kill his wife Anni, spends his days playing computer games in a camper van on the grounds of a mental hospital, a court has heard.
Washington, December 4 (ANI): Scientists including an Indian origin have found that diabetic patients with ovarian cancer who took the drug metformin for their diabetes had a better survival rate than patients who did not take it.
Washington, Dec 3 (IANS) Metformin, the drug commonly administered in diabetes, has shown a promise in extending the lifespan of patients with ovarian cancers, say findings from a new study conducted by Indian-American medical researchers.
Washington, November 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people with Parkinson's disease benefit from exercise programs on stationary bicycles, with the greatest effect for those who pedal faster.
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Even after the death of Marilyn Monroe 50 years ago, her legacy is helping fund a clinic in north-west London to help distressed children with mental health problems.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is not a disease but the symptoms of various diseases, claims US Scientists, media reports stated. According to US Scientists, they irritable bowel syndrome is not a diseasd also it was was has been commonly thought......
Washington, November 18 (ANI): A new study has argued that irritable bowel syndrome is not "all in the head," as has been commonly thought.
Washington, November 15 (ANI): A gene so powerful it nearly triples the risk of Alzheimer's disease has been discovered by an international team of scientists.
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Applying chemical-laced 'mehndi' (henna) on the hands can cause serious side effects including skin infection, doctors said, cautioning girls and women against using it.
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) During this festive season, applying 'mehndi' (henna) on the hands can cause serious side effects as it contains chemicals that causes skin infections, doctors said, cautioning girls and women against using it.
Washington, November 11 (ANI): Many soldiers battle mental health conditions such as anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder and depression long after they return from combat, a Mayo Clinic psychiatrist revealed.
Washington, November 11 (ANI): Screening for lung cancer with low-dose CT scans has been shown to significantly reduce mortality rates among people at high risk of developing the disease, such as current or former longtime smokers.
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) While you spruce up your home and shop till you drop in these hectic days before Diwali, do spend some time on yourself too. Remember to drink water to keep your skin hydrated and stay away from heavy food for that flawless and glowing skin, say experts.
Washington, November 5 (ANI): Mayo Clinic researchers have found a potential drug therapy for treating an inherited form of kidney disease called autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD).
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Football legend George Best's son Calum has followed in the footsteps of Man U ace Wayne Rooney by undergoing a hair transplant after feeling low about his premature loss.
Washington, October 26 (ANI): A gene linked to the risk of developing Alzheimer's, heart disease and diabetes becomes less important to quality of life once people reach their 90s, a Mayo Clinic study shows.
Seniors taking a high carb diet are four times more prone to develop mild cognitive impairment -- an early warning of Alzheimer's disease, says a new research.
Washington, October 22 (ANI): A new research has suggested that antibiotics are not effective in treating cough due to the common cold in children.
London, Oct 20 (ANI): Older people, who eat a carbohydrate rich diet are four times more likely to develop mild cognitive impairment, which is a precursor to Alzheimer's disease, a new research has claimed.
Washington, October 17 (ANI): People age 70 and older who eat food high in carbohydrates have nearly four times the risk of developing mild cognitive impairment, and the danger also rises with a diet heavy in sugar, Mayo Clinic researchers have found.
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Whether it's the trauma of a loved one's death or the excitement of a lottery win, a shock can be fatal, experts have claimed.
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) It's an innovative triple therapy meant to resuscitate very sick hearts - and is inexpensive too. The procedure will make the heart stronger, give it more years and is ideal for the multitude of Indian heart patients, its India-born innovator promises.
Washington, October 7 (ANI): Mayo Clinic will release an app this week for Apple iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch called Anxiety Coach, a self-help tool that assists people in reducing a variety of fears and worries ranging from extreme shyness to obsessions and compulsions.
London, Oct 6 (ANI): Baseball legend Lou Gehrig may not have died from the famous disease that bears his name, a Minnesota lawmaker has claimed.
Melbourne, October 6 (ANI): A US-based wellness firm has partnered with a hotel in Las Vegas to redesign 41 of its 5044 rooms into so-called "StayWell" rooms that are equipped with the latest technology, lighting, creature comforts and gadgetry to make you sleep better eat healthier, and promote tranquillity and relaxation.
Washington, October 5 (ANI): Scientists are in the process of developing two different types of artificial corneas, which they hope could save the vision of those affected by corneal diseases
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) There's new hope for terminal heart patients, with a new pumping device promising to provide rest to the worn-out heart and even recharge it - adding years and quality to a patient's life.
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) Legendary actress Suchitra Sen has been hospitalised in a private hospital with a wrist injury, an official of the hospital said Friday.
London, Sep 28 (IANS) There is an Australian twist to "Dhoom 3" with model-turned-actress Tabrett Bethell joining the likes of Aamir Kahn and Katrina Kaif in the action thriller, which marks her debut in the Hindi film industry.
Washington, September 20 (ANI): Children who are emotionally neglected may have a higher risk of stroke in adulthood, suggests new research.
Washington, September 16 (ANI): Although many women coping with hot flashes and other distressing symptoms of menopause have turned to black cohosh supplements as a treatment alternative, there is no evidence that the herb is effective, a new study has claimed.
Melbourne, September 16 (ANI): One in five couples who give up fertility treatment do so because of the psychological and physical burden of the process rather than the expense, a new study has found.