Top health news of the week: 5 study results that help you fight asthma, breathe easy

Top health news of the week: 5 study results that help you fight asthma, breathe easy

Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways in the lungs. Symptoms include coughing, shortness of breath and chest tightness. That it is a significant problem in India is evident from the statistics: The sales of anti-asthma medicines in India went up 43% over the past four years, shows market data, with 2016 marking a 15% growth in anti-asthma prescriptions across children and adults. Despite the statistics, there are ways to prevent asthma and certain things can help you cope better. Here’s a round-up of research…

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CHSE Odisha Class 12th Results 2017 declared online: Check yours now

CHSE Odisha Class 12th Results 2017 declared online: Check yours now

The Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE) Odisha Class 12th Results 2017 have been declared online at orissaresults.nic.in for arts, commerce and vocational programmes. Odisha school and mass education minister Badri Narayan Patra announed the results today. About 1,74,237 (70.17%) students passed in arts, 71.43% in commerce and 61.22% in vocational courses. Koraput was lowest with 48.08% and Puri registered the highest in pass percentage with 82.78%. Class 12 commerce Class 12 arts Results of the science stream were released earlier and 81.11% students cleared the exam. Minister Patra announced…

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CBSE Class 12 Board results: Son scores 82% in school where father worked on daily wages

CBSE Class 12 Board results: Son scores 82% in school where father worked on daily wages

LUCKNOW: The story of daily wager’s son, Ashok Yadav, is a tale of human grit, determination, sweat and glory. Ashok’s father, Rajesh, works as a marble mason on daily wages. The young man has secured 82% aggregate and 93% in a much-loved subject, physics, in the CBSE Class 12 Board Exams. Destiny took Yadav to St Anjani’s Public School in Rajajipuram, Lucknow, where he studied in a one-room house without electricity, which till sometime back had no drinking water facility. He was admitted to the school after its founder-director MD…

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Uncertainty over Class 12 results continues: CBSE likely to challenge HC order

Uncertainty over Class 12 results continues: CBSE likely to challenge HC order

The announcement of CBSE’s Class 12 exam results could be delayed as the board will challenge a Delhi high court order asking it to continue with a marking policy that it decided to nix last month. The country’s biggest school board decided on Wednesday to file a “special leave petition” in the Supreme Court against the high court verdict. The CBSE results are expected between May 25 and May 27 as these are traditionally announced around this time of the year. The board said the results won’t be delayed but…

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Chhattisgarh Board exam: Class 10 results out today. Check your scores here

Chhattisgarh Board exam: Class 10 results out today. Check your scores here

Chhattisgarh Board’s Class 10 examination (2017) results will be declared at 10 am today. About 4,42,064 students from general and vocational streams have appeared in the examination. Officials of the Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE ) are ready to declare the results anytime after 10 am , a source from CGBSE said. The results can be available on www.cgbse.net and results.cg.nic.in. for the students. Sources said that the results will be available on the website between 10 am and 10.30 am.     [“source-hindustantimes”]

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AP Police SI Exam 2017: Written test results, OMR sheets released, check them here

AP Police SI Exam 2017: Written test results, OMR sheets released, check them here

APSLPRB has released the final written test results of exam for filling vacancies for the posts of Sub Inspector (SI Civil), Reserve Sub Inspector of Police, Deputy Jailor and Assistant Matron (Prisons). (Shakti Yadav/HT file) Andhra Pradesh State Level Police Recruitment Board (APSLPRB) has declared the final written test results (marks) of exam for filling vacancies for the posts of Sub Inspector (SI Civil), Reserve Sub Inspector of Police, Deputy Jailor and Assistant Matron (Prisons). The examination was held on February 18 and 19, 2017 at Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Guntur Districts…

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Men Want Quick Results from Therapy, Women Happy to Talk

Men Want Quick Results from Therapy, Women Happy to Talk

Men prefer quick fixes whereas women prefer talking about their feelings during therapy to battle depression. According to this new study, men apparently commit suicide at three to four the rate in comparison to women, and yet men don’t seek psychological help as much as women. “This might be because the types of treatment on offer are less appealing to men because many psychological interventions are more about talking than about fixing problems,” said John Barry from University College London. “It is likely that men benefit as much as women…

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Women May Get Misleading Results From Treadmill Stress Tests

Women May Get Misleading Results From Treadmill Stress Tests

Traditional treadmill tests used to estimate heart disease risk might not provide accurate results for women, a recent study suggests. These assessments have been used for decades to determine patients’ risk of dying from cardiovascular disease. But the results can be inaccurate because the scoring system was developed based on experiments done only in middle-aged men, said senior study author Dr. Leslie Cho, director of the Women’s Cardiovascular Center at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. “There has been no good data to support its use in women,” Cho said by…

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Yoga may additionally help Ease results of most cancers

Yoga may additionally help Ease results of most cancers

a new observe has observed that yoga helps in decreasing anxiety, depression, fatigue and will increase the herbal killer mobile counts of cancer patients. The central Council of studies in Yoga and Naturopathy (CCRYN) has performed two research initiatives in collaboration with Swami Vivekananda Yoga research basis, Bangalore on application of yoga in enhancing fine of lifestyles in cancer sufferers. the first became on an ‘incorporated approach of yoga therapy in the control of cancer’. This take a look at showed yoga led to higher reproduction boom, decreased misery, reduced…

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OnePlus 3 With Snapdragon 820 SoC Spotted in Benchmark Results

OnePlus 3 With Snapdragon 820 SoC Spotted in Benchmark Results

OnePlus has been working on its third flagship smartphone for months now, which Co-Founder Carl Pei claimed will sport a “new design,” and is expected to launch in the second quarter of this year. Now, the rumoured OnePlus 3 has been spotted in AnTuTu benchmark results tipping the innards of the handset. According to the benchmark listing, the OnePlus 3 comes with the model number OnePlus A3000 and features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC; Adreno 530; 4GB of RAM; 16-megapixel rear camera; 8-megapixel front camera, and runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow….

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