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Aug 03, 2017
World Breastfeeding Week: Breast milk boosts child's immunity, helps develop baby's brainsWith World Breastfeeding Week (August 1 to 7) being celebrated in more than 170 countries, Firstpost takes a look some of the advantages of breastfeeding as well as the myths associated with it
Jun 21, 2017
Kangaroo mother care can help reduce neonatal mortality rate in IndiaIf Indian mothers can be persuaded to care for their babies like kangaroo mothers do, many babies younger than four weeks who die every year can be saved.
Jun 20, 2017
Debunking the milk myth: Is dairy really good for your bones, osteoporosis?The calcium content in milk actually becomes a health hazard as undigested portions of it are deposited in the urinary system and become kidney stones.
Jun 19, 2017
Shame, taboo resulting in unhygienic menstrual practices across much of IndiaAccording to a study, only 55 percent girls consider menstrual cycles a natural and normal physical process.
Jun 10, 2017
Indian-origin scientist develops new drug to treat blood cancerA new drug for blood cancer that may provide better treatment alone or combined with chemotherapy has been developed by a team led by an Indian-origin scientist.
Jun 08, 2017
Don't be fooled by that fancy bottle: Wine labels may influence how much you like the drinkCleverly written wine label descriptions can make a person enjoy the drink more and pay a higher cost for a bottle, a new study has found.
Jun 07, 2017
Maharashtra may ban sale of e-cigarettes, FDA drafts regulationsStudy revealed that the vapours which are produced after e-liquid flavourings are heated inside e-cigarettes, are toxic.
Jun 02, 2017
Early onset puberty triggers changes that could affect learningResearchers have found that puberty hormones might trigger certain changes in the brain that could impede some aspects of flexible learning during youth.
May 30, 2017
Novel HIV test to detect hidden virus in a faster, less labour intensive and cheaper wayAmerican researchers, including one of Indian origin, have developed a test that is sensitive enough to detect "hidden" HIV and yet is faster, less labour-intensive and less expensive than the current "gold standard" test.
May 30, 2017
Indoor plants: How nature's air purifiers can help deionise your house, cure 'sick home' syndromeIn poorly ventilated houses, indoor plants remove domestic emissions, provide clean air and increase the supply of much-needed oxygen.