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4 unusual benefits of coconut water

TOI:      There is nothing like sipping on some fresh coconut water on a warm summer day, but did you know that drinking coconut water has a multitude of health benefits too? Here are some of them… 1. For clear skin: ...

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WHO urges shift to single-use smart syringes

Smart syringes that break after one use should be used for injections by 2020, the World Health Organization has announced,according to BBC. Reusing syringes leads to more than two million people being infected with diseases including HIV and hepatitis each ...

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How stress can lead to inequality

Stress is a staple of our lives today, and we know intuitively that it can influence our confidence in competing with others. But how exactly does stress do that? Scientists at EPFL have carried out the first behavioral study to ...

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Ebola-hit Liberia to reopen borders

Liberia is to reopen its borders following a reduction in the number of Ebola cases being reported in the country, reports BBC. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf made the announcement on Friday and said nationwide curfews would also be lifted. New ...

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Your Preteens and Teens Need Vaccines Too!

Beat the back-to-school rush! Make an appointment for vaccinations before the back-to-school rush begins at the doctor’s office. While your preteens and teens are thinking about all the fun things they’ll be doing this summer, you’re probably thinking about keeping ...

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