Smartphone addiction can affect your overall health Highlights Smartphone can contribute to increased risk of obesity It doubles the consumption of unhealthy foods You can play your favourite sport to keep smartphone away Dependence on smartphones has increased so much that it seems difficult to spend a day without smartphones.Read More →

Some medications have strong anticholinergic properties By all accounts, the woman, in her late 60s, appeared to have severe dementia. She was largely incoherent. Her short-term memory was terrible. She couldn’t focus on questions that medical professionals asked her. But Malaz Boustani, a doctor and professor of ageing research atRead More →

IIT Delhi presented the newly launched International PhD Fellowship Programme (IPFP) New Delhi:  With a target of enrolling 500 foreign students within the next five years, the IIT Delhi on Wednesday organised a summit meeting for diplomats from various countries to showcase the opportunities at the premier institution. “Globalisation ofRead More →

Social networking sites improve connective and ease access to health information Highlights Getting into a routine can help fight depression Eating healthy is important to prevent depression Exercise and physical activity can reduce depression As it turns out, social networking sites like Facebook can help in avoiding depression, anxiety andRead More →