More than 5 million people around the world die an untimely death due to breathing polluted air and most of these deaths occur in India and China. The factories in both these countries are powered by coal-fire that is fueling the economic growth, said a report released on Friday.
Almost 2/3rd of the world population, more than 4-billion people, live with acute scarcity of water for at least one month every year, as per the latest study
In recent discovery, as many as 13 marine animals in Alaska have been found with algae toxins, as per a new study from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Three American agencies announced that they will be studying the link between cancer risk and artificial turf.
Men who had more oral sex partners had a higher risk of developing head and throat cancers from HPV, a new study reported.
Experts at Charles Perkins Center, University of Sydney reveal the best weight loss apps that have been ranked as per their study based on its scientific accuracy.
Khaled Mohsen Al Shaeri weighed a staggering 1,345 lbs., the highest in the world, and hadn’t left his bed for as long as three years. King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia ordered that this teenager be hospitalized and treated for excessive obesity
The laws that allow euthanasia or assisted suicide even justify the psychiatric patient’s decision to end their lives, theoretically. However, in execution, this practice can be very messy, said a Netherlands study.
People’s belief in a disciplinary god keeps them more altruistic towards others outside of their own community as well as their family, especially to those who hold the same belief, say the researchers.
Breakfast can motivate obese people to work out, a new study reported.
The WHO is reporting that cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome are on the rise in five Latam countries.
Researchers in Australia have discovered a substance that will make the condoms not only much thinner but also the strongest. The material used is spinifex grass, a plant that grows in the sand dunes of Australia. This grass is first processed to become a pulp then added to latex
The Brazilian army will begin a door-to-door fight against the Zika virus on Saturday.
British researchers created a non-invasive tool that can detect prostate cancer in urine.
To maintain an active lifestyle between the ages of 40 and 50 can be beneficial in preventing shrinking of brain, thus extending the life expectancy, reveals a new study
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