Heart failure more likely for some breast cancer survivors

New York, March 4 : Patients who were treated for breast cancer or lymphoma are more than three times at risk of developing congestive heart failure, compared with patients who did not have cancer, finds a study. Congestive heart failure is when the heart muscle does not pump blood as well as it should. The […]

Listening to music may help you exercise longer

New York, March 4 : Listening to music while exercising can help you work out for a longer time than those who do not have music playing in their ears, a team of researchers, including one of Indian origin, suggested. Music can have a powerful impact on our mood, signalling the brain to release feel-good […]

Inflammatory bowel disease may up heart attack risk in youngsters

New York, March 4 : Young adults with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are nearly 10 times at high risk of suffering a heart attack than their peers without the condition, say researchers including one of Indian origin. IBD is an ongoing inflammation of all or part of the digestive tract and is behind two chronic […]

Psychotropic drugs recovered in Kolkata, three arrested

Kolkata, March 4 : The Kolkata unit of the Narcotics Control Bureau on Sunday seized a large quantity of psychotropic substances including Ecstacy, LSD blots and Magic mushrooms from a house in the city and arrested three persons in connection with it, a senior NCB official said. Acting on a tip-off, the NCB officials on […]

Big B working with Maharashtra Fire Services

Mumbai, March 4 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has teamed up with the Maharashtra Fire Services to create awareness of fire. Amitabh on Sunday shared a few photographs of himself prepping for the campaign. “Working for the awareness of fire for the Maharashtra Fire Services. So important to follow guide lines. Wait for the AV later,” […]