Removing indoor moulds may help keep asthma at bay

Washington, Sept 6 : A new Cardiff University study has revealed that removing indoor moulds improves the condition of asthmatic patients.

Researchers in the School of Medicine enquired about fungal deposits in homes of the patients. Later a trained observer inspected the homes to locate the deposits.

Television viewing could lead to attention problems

Watching TelevisionLondon : Children who watch television for more than two hours a day may develop attention problems later in life, a long-term study has shown.

The more television they watch the more problems they could face, the study of more than 1,000 children born in Dunedin, New Zealand between April 1972 and March 1973 found.

Keep teeth clean to prevent heart disease

White Teeth
London : Keep your teeth clean if you want to protect your heart from diseases, suggests a new study that has found evidence of a link for the first time between gum disease and heart disease.

Periodontitis is a chronic gum disease, which occurs when waste material or plaque collects around the teeth and irritates the gums. One can remove the plaque by brushing and flossing the teeth regularly.

Whole-grain barley or rye bread at breakfast keeps blood sugar in check all day

Rye Bread

Fluorescent lights putting pupils at the risk of headaches

London, Sep 6 : The increasing use of fluorescent lights in schools is putting more and more children at the risk of getting headaches.

According to a Cambridge University study, eight in 10 classrooms in England are fitted with immoderate bright and flickering lights, which, according to experts, result in eye strain and loss of concentration.

Study identifies 'little engine' in cell that scans for DNA damage

DNA Test
Washington, Sept 6 : A new study has revealed that there exists inside each cell a little engine called RNA polymerase which scans the cell for DNA damage.

When certain types of damage in DNA stop the action of RNA polymerase II, a stress signal is created that cautions a key tumour-suppressor protein called p53.


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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.

Mitesh Thakkar: BUY Larsen & Toubro, HDFC Life; SELL TVS Motor and Mahindra & Mahindra

Market analyst Mitesh Thakkar has suggested two BUY Calls and two SELL Calls for today’s trading session. Indian markets are expected to open positive today after yesterday’s decline.