Doctor's gender may hamper early diagnosis of heart disease in women

Women's Heart Disease

Food additives may make children hyperactive

Hyperactive Children
London, September 6 : UK researchers have warned that children may develop hyperactive behaviour if their diets contain food additives.

The Food Standards Agency, a non-ministerial government department of the UK Government, carried out a study on 300 randomly selected children, and found that hyperactivity increased after a drink containing additive combinations.

The adult brain can change, confirms study

Normal Adult Brain
Washington, Sept 6 : Scientists have for long debated whether the adult brain has the ability to change like the child's brain. Now, a new study has confirmed that this does indeed happen.

Neuroscientists have used converging evidence to explain that the adult visual cortex does indeed reorganize and the change affects visual observation.

Bacteria 'ideal agent' for cancer treatment

Anti-Cancer Treatment

Inhaling microwave popcorn fumes may be harmful

New York : Inhaling fumes while micro waving popcorn appear to cause harm, a leading lung expert has warned.
The food-flavouring fumes contain a butter-flavour chemical called diacetyl used by some of the companies who produce microwave popcorn. This chemical when inhaled appears to cause this harm, the expert said.

Mobile phones a danger for ventilators, pacemakers in hospital rooms

Mobile Phone
Washington, Sept 6 : A research suggests that mobiles should be kept at least one meter away from hospital beds because they can cause electromagnetic interference (EMI) that may interrupt, obstruct, or otherwise degrade or limit the effective performance of critical care equipment.

Scientists verified that electromagnetic interference (EMI) incidents from second and third generation mobile phones happened at a mere three-centimetre distance.


News in Focus

Tesla collecting large amounts of data from vehicles owners while testing Full Self-Driving beta update

Electric vehicle major Tesla Motors has long been garnering praise for providing state-of-the-art connectivity in its vehicles.

Tesla Motors reportedly looking to add twice-powerful “4D” radar to EVs to boost self-driving effort

Tesla Motors, electric vehicle & clean energy major based in Palo Alto, California, is reportedly planning to add new “4D” radar with twice the range of its current radar to its vehicles to boo

BUY Aurobindo Pharma with target Rs 985: Motilal Oswal

Research house and brokerage Motilal Oswal has suggested BUY Call for pharmaceutical major Aurobindo Pharma with a target price of Rs 985.

Yes Bank CEO Prashant Kumar Confident about Future Performance

Yes Bank CEO Prashant Kumar has shared his optimism about the future of the troubled private sector lender.

Sudarshan Sukhani: BUY HDFC Life; SELL ITC, Sun TV and United Breweries

Technical analyst Sudarshan Sukhani has suggested one BUY Call and three SELL Calls for today’s trading session.

Ashwani Gujral: BUY HDFC Life, Hindustan Unilever; SELL Bajaj Auto, Hindalco and Manappuram

Market analyst Ashwani Gujral has suggested two BUY Calls and three SELL Calls for today’s trading session.