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Mexico seizes almost 47,000 faulty HIV test kits  

Health Desk: The latest in a series of health care scandals is hitting Mexico with the government's seizure Details

Yogurt for faster hair growth: 5 surprising benefits    

Health Desk: Good hair adds volumes to one's personality. You can wear your hair the way you want, Details

More survive breast cancer without full mastectomy

Health Desk:Surgery that spares women the ordeal of losing their breasts could be more effective at warding off Details

Colorectal cancer: Include fibre-rich diet to reduce risk, says study    

Health Desk: In a paper published in the journal JAMA oncology, Doctor Raaj Mehta and colleagues from Harvard Details

Want to whiten your teeth, eat these  

Health Desk: Some people resort to pricey laser treatment or whitening strips - both of which can potentially Details

Women lose their mental sharpness in their 50s

Health Desk:Scientists have warned that women's brains start going downhill in their 50s – a decade earlier than Details

The symptoms may be caused by a parasite carried by cat

Health Desk:For some women, that time of the month can be so bad it triggers a complete emotional Details

Snoring may cause a stroke!

Health Desk: Snoring can be infuriating if you are on the receiving end. But next time you feel Details

11 stomach-flattening ingredients  

Staff Correspondent: Do you find your abdomen blows up after you've eaten? Ever looked in the mirror after Details

A story of breast cancer sufferer

Health Desk:A breast cancer sufferer who had a life-saving mastectomy will be left with differently shaped boobs - Details

You need to eat more chocolate for best mood

Health Desk: Christmas is all but a distant memory and pay day feels like an eternity away. So Details

Red chilli may help you live longer

Health Desk: Researchers said, wish to live longer? Eating hot red chilli peppers with cholesterol lowering properties may Details

Depression may be as risky as obesity and cholesterol

Health Desk:A study has found that the risk of death by cardiovascular diseases due to depression may be Details

The vitamin that baby needs does not belong to breast

Health Desk: Mothers must take vitamin D supplements to protect their newborns from crippling illnesses, a new study Details

Don’t ignore the snore

Online Desk:Snoring is seen more of a bedtime annoyance for people sleeping together, but little do they know Details

Noise and pollution raises risk to pregnant women  

Health Desk: Experts recently have found that expectant mothers living close to busy roads are at greater risk Details

A breakthrough for cancer victims

Online Desk: Most women blasted with toxic drugs to treat their cancer become infertile, but scientists have found Details

Cotton buds may damage your hearing

Health Desk: It's often thought to be a sign of good cleanliness. But manually removing earwax could actually damage Details

Some medical benefits of ginger

Online Desk:Ginger is one of the most widely used ingredients in home remedies. It has carminative properties, making Details