Life Style
  • Happy Older People Live Longer
    11:05 - Aug 28 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- In a new study, researchers have found that increase in happiness is directly proportional with a reduction in mortality. The study, which focused on Singaporeans aged 60 years and older, found that even small increments in happiness may be beneficial, suggesting individual activities as well as government policies and programs that maintain or improve psychological well-being may contribute to longer life.
  • Moderate Carb Intake May Be Best for Health
    13:42 - Aug 18 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- A new study has found that diets both low and high in carbohydrates were linked with an increase in mortality, while moderate consumers of carbohydrates had the lowest risk of mortality. The study also found that low-carb diets that replace carbohydrates with proteins and fats from plant sources were associated with lower risk of mortality compared to those that replace carbohydrates with proteins and fat from animal sources.
  • Long Work Hours and Diabetes in Women
    13:38 - Jul 31 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Clocking up 45 or more working hours in a week is linked to a heightened risk of diabetes in women, finds an observational study.
  • Everything You Need to Know About Antibiotics
    13:59 - Jul 30 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Misusing them can cause serious health problems. We investigate when we need to take them, when we should definitely avoid them, and how they have seeped into the food we eat.
  • Sunscreen Users Receive Less Than Half the Sun Protection They Think, Study Finds
    13:59 - Jul 28 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers have assessed just how much sun protection people actually receive, based on typical use. It is well known that people don't receive the full ultraviolet radiation blocking benefit of sunscreen, because they are applying it more thinly than manufacturers recommend.
  • Fitness Trackers Prove Helpful in Monitoring Cancer Patients
    14:24 - Jul 25 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Fitness trackers can be valuable tools for assessing the quality of life and daily functioning of cancer patients during treatment, a new study has found. The trackers, also known as wearable activity monitors, include commercial devices worn on the wrist that log a wearer's step counts, stairs climbed, calories, heart rate and sleep.
  • Five Things to Do When You Can’t Get to Sleep
    13:04 - Jul 17 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- So here we are, the final part of our How to Sleep Well series. I've been so delighted to see the difference in people's sleep over the past five weeks, especially following last week's column on sleeping in the heat. It has been so warm and sleeping in a cool bed makes such a difference.
  • Lifestyle Changes Necessary for Mitigating Cardiometabolic Risk
    13:35 - Jul 16 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Lifestyle modifications, such as adherence to a healthy diet, smoking cessation and adequate exercise, are a must to help reduce cardiometabolic disease risk, according to a presenter here.
  • Obesity Alone Does Not Increase Risk of Death
    12:30 - Jul 14 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers have found that patients who have metabolic healthy obesity, but no other metabolic risk factors, do not have an increased rate of mortality. The results of this study could impact how we think about obesity and health.
  • Coffee Drinkers Are More Likely To Live Longer, Decaf May Do The Trick, Too
    13:11 - Jul 08 2018

    TEHRAN (FNA)- There's now lots of evidence pointing to its health benefits, including a possible longevity boost for those of us with a daily coffee habit.
«1 2 3 4 5 [6] 7 8 9 10 »
Bottom top
Action Against Israeli Arms

TEHRAN (FNA)- Pro-Palestine activists continue to occupy the rooftop of arms component factory, UAV Engines who make drone parts for Israeli firm Elbit Systems. The protestors are calling for Elbit factories and their affiliates in the UK to be closed immediately. Elbit Systems is the chief supplier of drones to the Israeli Occupation Army with devastating consequences for Palestinian lives, as Amina Taylor explains. [VIDEO]
US: Oregon Wildfires Leave Trail of Devastation in Town of Gates

TEHRAN (FNA)- The wildfires in Oregon left a trail of devastation in their wake in the small town of Gates, as seen. The local primary school can be seen gutted by fire, while burnt out lorries and other fire damaged buildings can also be seen in the area. [VIDEO]
US: Anti Trump, BLM Protesters Demonstrate in Philadelphia

TEHRAN (FNA)- Everywhere US President Trump goes on the campaign trail he seems to bring BLM protest. In Philadelphia, the Trump supporters and his haters and BLM are facing off. “Go home racists” chants the Black Lives Matter/anti-fascist crowd to the Trump supporters outside the President’s town hall in Philadelphia. [PHOTOS]
Hurricane Sally: Deadly Storm Leaves 550,000 without Power in US

TEHRAN (FNA)- Tropical Storm Sally has left more than half a million Americans without power as its torrential rains and storm surges lashed the US Gulf coast. [PHOTOS]
Greece: Migrants Continue Lodging in Makeshift Tents in Moria as Authorities Struggle to Relocate them to New Camp

TEHRAN (FNA)- Asylum seekers from the devastated Moria refugee camp continued to lodge in makeshift tents next to a supermarket parking, as seen in drone footage from Wednesday, while the Greek authorities were reported saying they struggle to convince migrants to move into the new temporary camp. [VIDEO]
Ecuador: Police Disperse Anti-Austerity Protest with Water Cannons

TEHRAN (FNA)- Ecuadorian police used water cannons to disperse protesters who took to the streets of Quito to demonstrate against austerity measures taken by the government. [VIDEO]
Thousands of Migrants Search for Shelter after Fire Destroys Moria Camp

TEHRAN (FNA)- More than 12,000 people, mostly refugees from Afghanistan, Africa and Syria, are without shelter and are having to sleep out in the open without proper sanitation after the fire tore through the Moria migrant camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece. [PHOTOS]
COVID-19: Use Masks to Help Slow Spread

TEHRAN (FNA)- Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Robert Redfield has raised eyebrows after telling the Senate face masks are a “powerful public health tool” and may even be more effective against Covid-19 than vaccines. [PHOTOS]
Iran, Azerbaijan Vow to Expand Economic Cooperation

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Ambassador to Baku Seyed Abbas Mousavi and Azeri Deputy Prime Minister Shahin Mustafayev in a meeting underlined the need to develop mutual cooperation, specially in economic fields.
VP: Iran-Russia Technological Cooperation on Right Track

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Vice President for Science and Technology Sourena Sattari said on Thursday that grounds are ready for promoting scientific and technological cooperation, specially in area of advanced pharmaceutical technologies.
China Denies Connection with Company 'Monitoring' Indians, Including President, PM

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Chinese government claimed it has no connection with the Shenzhen-based company that has allegedly been monitoring thousands of Indians.
New Envoy Stresses Solidarity, Cooperation with Bosnia

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian new ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina Reza Qelichkhan and Director General of Protocols of Bosnian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mirsad Bešić emphasized solidarity between Tehran and Sarajevo, and called for further expansion of ties between the two friendly nations.
Iranian, Pakistani Officials Discuss Bilateral Ties, Border Cooperation

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Consul General in Quetta Hassan Darvishvand and Spokesman of the Government of Balochistan Province of Pakistan Liaquat Shahwani discussed development of bilateral relations, especially cooperation between the border provinces of the two countries in various fields, an arrived at an agreement.
Iran Nearing Full Production at Azar Oilfield

TEHRAN (FNA)- Azar oilfield is on the verge of attaining production capacity of 65,000 barrels of oil per day by using the ancillary facilities of the Central Processing Facility (CPF), an energy official announced.
Dissident: UAE Cracking Down Hard on Anti-Israel Sentiment with 10-Year Prison Sentences

TEHRAN (FNA)- A dissident Emirati activist said that the United Arab Emirates is cracking down hard on anti-Israel sentiment with 10-year prison sentences amid the Persian Gulf country’s push to establish formal relations with the Israeli regime.