Scientists Identify Neurons That Can Trigger Aggression

Scientists have identified the brain neurons that evoke aggression, setting the stage for formulating new strategies to prevent damaging actions triggered by arousal of such a feeling. According to the researchers, a group of neurons in the ventral premammillary nucleus (PMv) of the hypothalamus — an evolutionarily well-preserved part of the brain that controls many…

Alcohol Consumption May Worsen The Condition Of Heart Failure Patients

Even moderate level of alcohol consumption may worsen the condition of heart failure patients with a faulty versions of a gene called titin, new research has found. Titin is crucial for maintaining the elasticity of the heart muscle. But faulty version of the gene may cause dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)– a type of heart failure where…

Beware! Outdated Sunscreens Can Increase Risks Of Cancer

Dermatologist Steve Wang treats skin-cancer patients all day at a Sloan Kettering hospital in New Jersey, so he knows better than most that U.S. sunscreens aren’t up to the job. The oily stuff Americans are slathering on before heading to the beach this summer probably won’t give them as much protection as the products sold…

Benefits Of Hazelnuts: Heart-Healthy, Immunity Boosting and More!

It is no news that nuts have turned out to be healthy and some of the most nutrient-rich snacks in the recent past. In a world filled with harmful fatty and processed foods, these tiny delights have many health benefits to offer. Out of the nuts like pecans, walnuts, peanuts, cashew nuts and almonds, hazelnuts are the most underrated nuts….

5 Quick Yoga Ways to De-Stress in Traffic

Morning snarls, rush hour traffic, and the pollution can weigh the best of us down, even before reaching the work place, drawing from our productivity. The result is, we reach work half tired, irritated and ready to unleash our wrath on the slightest provocation. But what if there were ways to retain the loss of…

7 Foods That May Cause Acidity: Drop The Culprits!

We all have known that feeling too well- right after eating a hearty meal; a fiery sensation grabs hold of the lower chest, often followed by sour or bitter taste of acid reflux in your throat that can cause discomfort. Well, that’s what acidity does to you after having certain foods that are universally problematic….

Ice Diet: The Newest Fad Diet In The Bay Includes Eating Ice To Lose Weight

Has there been a time when you wanted to shed off those extra kilos and turned to these weird fad diets taking the internet by storm? Some of these bizarre diets include sirtfood diet, sleeping beauty diet, baby food diet and whole30 diet; what intrigued us was the ice diet that claims to actually burn off the fat surrounding your…

5 Ayurvedic Home Remedies For Nausea and Vomiting

Nobody likes the uneasy nauseous feeling and vomiting sensation. The sickly feeling comes in way of your overall mood, your taste and makes you just want to lie down and cling to the bed. While most of us hate it when we have to vomit, but vomiting is often your body’s way of purging a contaminated substance….

Why You Should Avoid Eating Raw Almonds In Summer

Most nuts and seeds are deemed as powerful superfoods and why not? These tiny delights can do wonders to your health and wellness. One of the best nuts to consume regularly is almond or badaam as we call it in Hindi. Almonds are one of the most nutritious of all nuts and come power-packed with protein, fibre, vitamin…

8 Effective Remedies For Constipation Suggested By Ayurveda

Constipation is one of the most common health problems these days. As per Ayurveda, this condition occurs when vata’s cold and dry qualities disturb the colon, inhibiting its proper functioning. A day without complete bowel movement can be very unsettling and sometimes painful. Our modern lifestyle is such that it has given a rise to…