Delhi Haze Similar To 1952 London Smog? Data Says Some Parameters Close
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Delhi Haze Similar To 1952 London Smog? Data Says Some Parameters Close

Experts said while the level of sulphur dioxide is still in control in Delhi and national capital region. NEW DELHI: The dense cover of grey haze shrouding Delhi for almost a week, reminiscent of the 1952 Great Smog in London, plunged the city’s air quality on Sunday to the season’s worst. The real-time readings of […]

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After Top Doctors’ Arrests, More Trouble For Mumbai’s Hiranandani Hospital

 Hiranandani hospital’s licence for transplants has been suspended after the kidney selling scandal. [ads2] MUMBAI: HIGHLIGHTS Hiranandani hospital’s organ transplant licence has been cancelled 5 Mumbai hospital doctors were arrested in kidney sale racket Around 10 others have been arrested in the case that surfaced in July The prestigious Hiranandani hospital inMumbai has been ordered to […]

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Rajnath Singh announces Rs 4 lakh compensation for Assam flood victims

Floods affect 19 lakh people in Assam, 20 killed; Rajnath Singh conducts aerial survey NEW DELHI: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday conducted aerial survey of the flood-affected+ state of Assam to take stock of the situation. Addressing a press conference after the survey, the minister announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the […]

Five easy rainy day meals that also boost your immunity.
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Five easy rainy day meals that also boost your immunity.

Though rains bring respite after the sweltering heat, this is also the time people tend to fall ill. Read: This monsoon, it’s time to find yourself in a soup with these 5 recipes Eating right is important during the monsoon to boost your body’s immunity. Including fruits like apple and pomegranate, barley, oats, brown rice, […]

Breastfed preemies are smarter, good in mathematics, and have higher IQ,
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Breastfed preemies are smarter, good in mathematics, and have higher IQ,

Turns out, the longer a pre-term baby breastfeeds, the more he/she achieves in life. A new study at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, which followed 180 pre-term infants from birth to age seven, found that babies who were fed more breast milk within the first 28 days of life had larger volumes of certain regions […]

Saturated fat nixes your weight loss plans: fried food- Say no to butter.
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Saturated fat nixes your weight loss plans: fried food- Say no to butter.

If you are trying to shed those extra kilos, you may want to steer clear of lard, butter and fried foods, suggests a recent study. According to the University of Naples Federico II study, a diet high in saturated fat affects a part of the brain called the hypothalamus, which helps regulate hunger. It makes […]

Five or more servings of nuts per week helps you fight Type-2 diabetes.
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Five or more servings of nuts per week helps you fight Type-2 diabetes.

Here’s one more reason to include nuts in your daily diet. In a study of more than 5,000 people, researchers have found that greater nuts consumption is associated with lower levels of biomarkers of inflammation, a finding that may help explain the health benefits of nuts. Five or more servings of nuts per week or […]

Don't look at the clock! And 7 other tips to beat dreaded insomnia.
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Don’t look at the clock! And 7 other tips to beat dreaded insomnia.

Don’t get worked up about one bad night’s sleep because anxiety itself interferes with dozing off You drift off to dreamland just fine but then something, a noise, a partner’s tossing and turning, jars you awake. Now your mind races with an ever expanding to-do list of worries that you can’t shut off. When the […]

This computer graphic depicts three T cells (white) attached to a cancer cell. (Tim Vernon/Science Photo Library/Getty)
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Scientists in race to test CRISPR gene-editing technique on cancer.

A novel gene-editing technique with potential to revolutionize cancer treatment has scientists in a race to test it on humans. As the scientific journal Nature announced last week: “Chinese scientists to pioneer first human CRISPR trial.” But wait. On the same page, there’s a link to another story from a month ago: “First CRISPR clinical […]