New York, May 6 (IANS) Total global spending on cancer medicines -- including therapeutic treatments and supportive care -- have reached the $100-billion threshold in 2014, says a report.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:40:05 PM
New York, May 6 (IANS) Contrary to popular belief, electric brain stimulation method used to boost brainpower is actually detrimental to IQ scores, a new research has found.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:40:04 PM
Toronto, May 6 (IANS) Nerves are not known for being stretchy but researchers have discovered that nerves in the mouths and tongues of rorqual whales can more than double their length with no trouble at all.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:38:04 PM
New York, May 6 (IANS) Amidst the din of countless mobile apps, here comes an app that would help you fight diabetes. Developed by healthcare start-up Noom, the app will enable users to track their exercise and eating habits to curb Type 2 diabetes risk that continues to plague a huge population worldwide.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:34:04 PM
Vienna, May 6 (IANS/WAM) The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) closed at $63.62 a barrel on Tuesday, compared to $62.85 on Monday, the organisation's secretariat said.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 3:56:19 PM
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Despite questions about the Clinton Foundation and her use of private email as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton starts her second presidential bid as a Democratic favourite, while no frontrunner has emerged among the Republicans.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 3:30:04 PM
Los Angeles, May 6 (IANS) Actress Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder now married are "over the moon" and have flown to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil for the next stop of their honeymoon.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 3:24:02 PM
New York, May 6 (IANS) Want to make your text more colourful? Here is an app to help you do just that.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 3:16:17 PM
New York, May 6 (IANS) About one-quarter of adults aged 65 years and older used mobility devices -- such as canes, walkers, and wheel chairs -- in 2011, and about a third of these reported using multiple devices, a study finds.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 3:12:16 PM
Los Angeles, May 6 (IANS) Actor Ashton Kutcher gave his mother Diane a surprise in honour of Mother's Day by remodelling his childhood house in Iowa with his fiance Mila Kunis, calling the project a lifelong dream.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 3:12:15 PM
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