Why do people help the sick but not the unemployed?

London , May 27

Have you ever wondered why any talk of giving money to the unemployed often triggers a political storm whereas increase in healthcare costs often earn laurels? The answer, say researchers, can be found deep in our psychology, where powerful intuitions lead us to view illness as the result of bad luck and worthy of help.

Tips on age management

New Delhi , May 27

Seek good company, eat right to balance hormones and exercise for age management.

World's 60 million refugees need 2.78 mn surgeries a year

New York , May 27

While much thought is put into how to house and feed and clothe people who are displaced from their homes due to conflict, persecution or human rights violations, the world's estimated 60 million refugees may also need at least 2.78 million surgeries a year, researchers say.

Supreme Court refuses to stay NEET ordinance

New Delhi , May 27

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay the NEET ordinance, saying that its validity on the ground it violated Article 14 of the constitution could be challenged when the court opened after the summer break.

Healthy lifestyle key to cut breast cancer gene risk

New York , May 27

Adopting healthy lifestyle can significantly help women with a high risk of developing breast cancer in mitigating the perils involved with genes and family history, new research led by an Indian-origin scientist suggests.

Hot tips to stay fit and healthy

New Delhi , May 27

Good sleep and regular exercise, choosing healthy food items and better cooking methods are the secrets of leading a healthy lifestyle, says an expert.

Scientists discover new way to kill cancer cells

Sydney , May 27

In a finding that could lead to new drugs to treat cancer and autoimmune diseases, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have discovered a new way of triggering cell death.