Examining the Anticancer Properties of Coconut Oils

Examining the Anticancer Properties of Coconut Oils

In the study, led by researchers from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences and the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, each cancer cell line will be treated in vitro with standardized doses of each of the three oils, together with selected fatty acid preparations.

World's first male contraceptive injection could be available in six months

World's first male contraceptive injection could be available in six months

The world’s first contraceptive injection for men could be available for consumer use within six months, after Indian scientists announced that clinical trials have been completed on the drug.

Herbs and Spices: Turmeric Herb Benefits and Uses

Herbs and Spices: Turmeric Herb Benefits and Uses

Most people are familiar with turmeric (scientific name: Curcuma longa1) as a yellow spice that's used in Indian cuisine, and has a peppery, warm and bitter flavor.2 Traditionally called "Indian saffron," turmeric comes from a rhizome with rough brown skin, dull orange flesh3 and an earthy scent said to be more pungent than ginger.4 However, there's more to this vibrant spice than meets the eye.

Roundup Herbicide Tied to Shorter Pregnancies

Roundup Herbicide Tied to Shorter Pregnancies

More than 90 percent of pregnant women in a small Indiana study had glyphosate in their urine, and higher concentrations were associated with earlier deliveries. but we hardly know anything about how humans are exposed,” said lead author Shahid Parvez, a researcher at the Indiana University Fairbanks School of Public Health in Indianapolis.