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Super pill: This drug could reverse alcohol’s damaging effects on brain

Super pill: This drug could reverse alcohol’s damaging effects on brain

Scientists have found a new pill that could reverse the effects of binge drinking on the brain. The studies of Queensland University of Technology (QUT) researchers in adult mice show that two weeks of daily treatment with the drug tandospirone reversed the effects of 15 weeks of binge-like alcohol consumption on neurogenesis – the ability [...]

February 15, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Super pill: This drug could reverse alcohol’s damaging effects on brain

Here’s how a super combo of gut bacteria and broccoli may keep bowel cancer away

Here’s how a super combo of gut bacteria and broccoli may keep bowel cancer away

Researchers have developed a cocktail of bacteria and cruciferous vegetables that can potentially turn into a targeting system that seeks out and kills colorectal cancer cells. Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer worldwide, after lung and prostate cancer. Although the five-year survival rates for earlier stages of this cancer are relatively good, at [...]

January 15, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Here’s how a super combo of gut bacteria and broccoli may keep bowel cancer away

Benefits of Potatoes: 14 Incredible Benefits of this Super Vegetable That You May Not Have Known

Benefits of Potatoes: 14 Incredible Benefits of this Super Vegetable That You May Not Have Known

You see them in your curries, you see them in your stews, street-side chaat, homemade pulavs and biryani, you see them everywhere. Potatoes are an indispensable part of Indian cooking and we aren’t complaining! It’s ability to blend into any preparation and shine as one the star ingredients is what makes it a favourite in kitchens both home [...]

November 11, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Benefits of Potatoes: 14 Incredible Benefits of this Super Vegetable That You May Not Have Known

Anand Kumar’s Super 30 to include Class 10 students this year (PTI)

Anand Kumar’s Super 30 to include Class 10 students this year (PTI)

After its huge success, Anand Kumar’s Super 30, which helps underprivileged students crack JEE test for entrance into IITs, is set to be expanded this year to include students who have passed class X, in an extension of the existing programme involving class XII pass-outs. “We are planning to teach some 10-20 students in a [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Anand Kumar’s Super 30 to include Class 10 students this year (PTI)

Bharati AXA Life launches Super Series life insurance plan

Bharati AXA Life launches Super Series life insurance plan

CHENNAI: Private insurer Bharti AXA Life Insurance Company has launched a non-market linked life insurance plan called Bharti AXA Life Super Series. The money back plan offers guaranteed income which increases throughout the payout period and gives a guaranteed lump sum payment at the start and end of the payout period. The plan also has [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Bharati AXA Life launches Super Series life insurance plan