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Scientists identify protein that may improve survival during the flu

Researchers have identified a protein that modifies the immune response to the flu and may also help reduce lung inflammation and improve survival during influenza. The results — published in the journal Respiratory Research — suggest that the protein, GM-CSF, could be a potential therapeutic strategy for treating the flu, said E Scott Halstead, Assistant Professor at Penn State College ... Read More »

Suffering from osteoarthritis? Change your lifestyle and improve your diet

Say goodbye to arthritis. (Source: File Photo) Lifestyle changes such as improved diet, increased physical activity and weight loss may help prevent osteoarthritis, a common form of arthritis. Osteoarthritis disproportionately affects post-menopausal women who are more pre-disposed to the condition because of biology, genetics and hormones. ALSO READ | Diet and workout tips to stay fit in your 20s Currently there is ... Read More »

iPhone 8 Tipped to Improve 3D Touch and Touch ID; Facial Recognition Also in the Offing

KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is back with his predictions for the iPhone 8, and his latest report focuses on the 3D Touch and Touch ID functionalities. The report claims that Apple will look to improve on both these features in its upcoming flagship device. Kuo notes that because the iPhone 8 will have a ‘wraparound’ OLED display, it will render ... Read More »

Google Allo Will Store Chat History After All, to Improve Assistant and Smart Replies

Google announced the Allo instant messaging app, at this year’s Google I/O conference alongside the Duo video chat app. Duo calls are fully encrypted, and Allo also features encryption, however, the company has now confirmed changes to how it stores non-incognito messages. With the launch of the Allo on Wednesday, Google says it will be permanently storing all non-incognito messages. ... Read More »

Raghuram Rajan Asks Banks To Improve Cyber Security Systems

RBI chief Raghuram Rajan urged lenders to take a “fresh look” at their security architecture. Mumbai: In the wake of increased instances of cyber attacks, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said the central bank is improving its capabilities and also urged the lenders to strengthen their systems. “There have been cyber incidents in the recent past. ... Read More »

Yoga Alone May Not Improve Mental Health After Trauma: Study

While there are many promising benefits of practicing yoga, there is not yet enough evidence to support the practice as a standalone solution for improving mental health and well-being, says a study. “I really wanted to know if yoga is something we should be suggesting to people who have post-traumatic stress disorder, or depression, or anxiety or various traumas. What ... Read More »