What does it mean to have a good death? Leah Green meets with Aly Dickinson, an end-of-life doula.
The new Executive Director of UNAIDS Winnie Byanyima was in Soshanguve, a township north of Pretoria, for a clinic visit, an engaged with the local community and to partake in activites of the new clinic monitoring project.
Dr Tim Eckmanns of the Robert Koch Institute in Berlin talks about proper and sustainable ways to use antibiotics to prevent undesirable unintended outcomes.
It changed the way she saw herself at times, it reaffirmed her purpose in life ... then she wrote her HIV a letter. Now, she's ready to share it with the world.
The new medicine will be part of a three-in-one pill, but it might not be for everyone.
High blood sugar levels over time can affect the feet and nerves in diabetics. It is important to understand how this happens and what one can do to prevent such complications. These tips by Dr Sujeet Jha, Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and M...
What does it feel like to know you're dying? In episode two of Death Land, Leah Green meets people who are facing up to the end of their lives.
It's no secret that exercising, sleeping, and healthy eating can help you be more positive, energetic, productive and creative.
In Good Shape talks to dentist Stephan Ziegler about oral hygiene, the causes of dental phobia and how it can be managed.
Google’s announcement that it would acquire Fitbit for $2.1 billion has raised the public's privacy concern. Clip1-Shutterstock Clip2-Shutterstock Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Shutterstock Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Stringr
Take a look at the difference between cold and flu symptoms and how to spot them both.
U.S. health officials recently reported 2,172 confirmed cases and three more deaths from a respiratory illness linked to vaping.
Researchers have linked a quick drop in temperature to a higher chance of getting sick. Clip1-Stringr Clip2-Stringr Clip3-Shutterstock Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Shutterstock Clip7-Google fair use Clip8-Stringr
Zumba as a fitness regimen has gained immense popularity in India over the last few years. Ahead of a masterclass in Pune, the creator of Zumba, Beto Perez, spoke to NDTV on the future of Zumba in India and how he makes it happen. While collaborat...
Diabetics know they shouldn't consume sugar but a lot of people are confused about whether or not they should have jaggery. Dr Sujeet Jha, Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Max Healthcare, sheds light on this.
The proven best ways to shed belly fat is a calorie deficit and healthy eating.
While the current flu season appears to be mild, the CDC is still urging people to get their flu vaccination.
Cholesterol and heart attacks across the country are both down since 2013 due to improved medical advice.
Asthma impacts millions of people in the U.S. but it can be deadly in some cases.
What if you could cheat death and live for ever? To people in the radical life extension movement, immortality is a real possibility.
Traveling to see the world or going on vacation is what almost everyone looks forward to, but getting there is often the hardest part.
When the clocks go backward and the days get shorter, many suffer from seasonal depression due to the lack of sunlight their brains get.
Self-sabotage like procrastination, drugs and alcohol often get in the way of success, yet many continue with their ways.
According to recent studies, blood flow and cholesterol could be impacted more from the devices.
According to the first world report on vision issues by the World Health Organization more than one billion people worldwide are living with with vision impairment because they do not get the care they need for conditions like short and far sighte...
It was previously thought that consuming Omega-3 fats would help relieve anxiety and other mental illnesses, but researchers have found no serious connection.
Smoking reduces the chemical releases of serotonin and dopamine, increasing people's risk for schizophrenia.
Learning and keeping the mind active have been found to be the most important factor when it comes to keeping the mind sharp and helping patients with Alzheimers.
Newer generations have been found to be the worst type of perfectionist because of social media standards.
Is vaping really safer than smoking? Take a look at what we really know about the recent craze some say could help you quit smoking — and what's behind the recent spate of vaping deaths abroad.
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Doctor and CEO David Feinberg, who is leading the newly created Google Health division, is beginning to open up about his plans.
Tilly Lockey's state-of-the-art 3D-printed 'Hero Arms' were inspired by the sci-fi film, Alita: Battle Angel.
Keto and low-carb diets are often confused as the same thing. However, while the differences aren't many, they are significant.
There are plenty of ways to increase productivity from day to day, here are the top 5.
Spotting anxiety in young children is often difficult, but it is extremely important to keep an eye out for any symptoms.
With TB as the leading infectious cause of death around the world, researchers have found a new vaccine that could save millions.
Many people use a swath of skincare products daily to maintain a healthy exterior, but what you eat is even more important for your skin.
Sleeping badly over a long period of time can make you sick. What can we do if we have difficulties getting to sleep or staying asleep? We put that question to psychotherapist and sleep specialist Dr. Samia Little Elk.
We know that both diet and exercise helps you lose weight but which is more important? Dr Ritika Samaddar from Max hospital tells us and shares some easy and effective tips for losing weight and maintaining it at a desired level.
The combination of sugar and caffeine make soda devilishly delicious, but terrible for our health.
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Brief exposure to the sun has a variety of benefits, like an increase in vitamin D levels. Recent research found exposure also causes an increase in gut bacteria.
Emotional support animals, or ESAs, have exploded across the US in recent years, with rising numbers of pet owners getting their animals certified online.
A teenager from London, Amika George campaigns against period poverty. One in 10 girls in the UK miss school because they cannot afford pads and tampons, and George describes the 'horrific' alternatives some are forced to use.