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Our Shame Over Sexual Health Makes Us Avoid The Doctor, But These Apps Might Help

Our Shame Over Sexual Health Makes Us Avoid The Doctor, But These Apps Might Help

Many find questions asked of them during checkups to be intrusive and in some cases, doctors themselves are uncomfortable talking about sexual health Health care on their own terms, rather than having to visit a doctor’s office (Representational Image) We’re taught to feel shame around our sexuality from a young age, as our bodies develop [...]

January 12, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Our Shame Over Sexual Health Makes Us Avoid The Doctor, But These Apps Might Help

Are you a serial yawner at work? You might be just making everyone lazy

Are you a serial yawner at work? You might be just making everyone lazy

All it takes is one person’s yawn to make everyone else follow suit in the office. This is a universal phenomenon, known as contagious yawning. This can affect productivity in the workplace by making employees lazy and sleepy. It also gives the idea to your bosses, that you’re bored. We got in touch with experts [...]

September 8, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Are you a serial yawner at work? You might be just making everyone lazy

Global higher education might turn upside down as West turns inward

Global higher education might turn upside down as West turns inward

The implementation of restrictions barring citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the US is only the latest mini-tsunami in what will be a sea change in patterns of higher education internationalisation. Not every Western country is turning against internationalisation. Canada, for instance, is keeping its doors open and expanding programmes for international mobility, [...]

February 16, 2017 Saheli Education Comments Off on Global higher education might turn upside down as West turns inward

Global higher education might turn upside down as West turns inward

Global higher education might turn upside down as West turns inward

The implementation of restrictions barring citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the US is only the latest mini-tsunami in what will be a sea change in patterns of higher education internationalisation. Not every Western country is turning against internationalisation. Canada, for instance, is keeping its doors open and expanding programmes for international mobility, [...]

February 16, 2017 Saheli Education Comments Off on Global higher education might turn upside down as West turns inward

This app might help treat your incontinence, study says

This app might help treat your incontinence, study says

Do you pee a little when you laugh, or sneeze? It turns out there’s a good app for that. Stress incontinence develops when your urinary sphincter (which controls the release of urine) and your pelvic floor muscles (which support your bladder) become weak. In women, the most common cause is nerve and tissue damage from [...]

October 17, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on This app might help treat your incontinence, study says

Presidential debate: Trump says he might ‘hit Hillary harder’

Presidential debate: Trump says he might ‘hit Hillary harder’

US Republican candidate Donald Trump has said he may hit his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton harder in the next presidential debate, following their first encounter on Monday. Mr Trump said he held back “because he didn’t want to hurt anyone’s feelings”. In a Fox News interview, he also accused moderator Lester Holt of being tougher [...]

September 27, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Presidential debate: Trump says he might ‘hit Hillary harder’

Why everything might not be ‘great’ at Google’s $2.4 billion venture capital business

Why everything might not be ‘great’ at Google’s $2.4 billion venture capital business

Bill Maris, the founder and CEO of Alphabet’s venture capital business, GV (formerly Google Ventures), confirmed on Thursday that he is leaving the company. When tech news website Recode asked the Alphabet exec why he’s leaving the $2.4 billion (£1.6 billion) fund that has invested in 300 companies including the likes of Uber, he said: [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Why everything might not be ‘great’ at Google’s $2.4 billion venture capital business

Why the latest Alzheimer’s ‘cure’ might be too good to be true

Why the latest Alzheimer’s ‘cure’ might be too good to be true

Eroding people’s memories and wearing down the body, Alzheimer’s is a particularly startling and upsetting disease both for sufferers and their loved ones. And as the world’s population ages at an unprecedented and enduring rate, experts are racing to find a cure for a condition which blights an increasing number of people in their twilight [...]

July 26, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Why the latest Alzheimer’s ‘cure’ might be too good to be true

Obesity might not take years off your lifestyles: have a look at

Obesity might not take years off your lifestyles: have a look at

obesity won’t cut your existence brief after all, a new examine suggests. Danish researchers document that the threat that an obese individual will die upfront has dropped dramatically over the past 40 years. How dramatically? in keeping with their analysis, the 30 percentage extra chance of death early from anycause found again within the Seventies [...]

May 11, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Obesity might not take years off your lifestyles: have a look at

Children of older mothers might also have a leg up on their friends

Children of older mothers might also have a leg up on their friends

Although older women can also face more ability pregnancy complications, their children seem to farehigher in a few approaches over the longer term, a new examine indicates. using statistics on over 1.5 million Swedish adults, researchers located that human beings born to momswho were in their past due-30s or 40s tended to be taller, more [...]

April 29, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Children of older mothers might also have a leg up on their friends

Allergy drug might also treat MS-linked eye damage

Allergy drug might also treat MS-linked eye damage

TUESDAY, April 12, 2016 — An over-the-counter antihistamine used to fight allergies may have an important new role: reversing the vision loss sometimes caused by multiple sclerosis. That’s the finding from preliminary research that found that clemastine fumarate partially reversed optic neuropathy in people with MS. Optic neuropathy is damage to the nerve that relays [...]

April 13, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Allergy drug might also treat MS-linked eye damage

Why your next UPS driver might be an ugly robot on wheels

Why your next UPS driver might be an ugly robot on wheels

If you’re the kind of person who really likes chatting with the mail carrier, Dispatch won’t be your favorite startup. That’s because the four-person South San Francisco company is working on technology that could replace postal workers, Instacart couriers, UPS and FedEx drivers, or anyone else who gets paid to bring you stuff. Instead, you [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Why your next UPS driver might be an ugly robot on wheels