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Cancer can lead to premature ageing: Study

Cancer can lead to premature ageing: Study

London: While it is well known that ageing promotes cancer development, UK researchers have showed that the reverse is also true.A team from the Unive...

Exercise may boost cognition even in young adults: Study

Exercise may boost cognition even in young adults: Study

New York: Aerobic exercise training improves cognition — acquiring knowledge and understanding through thought, experience, and the senses — even in y...

Ibuprofen and aspirin triples cancer survival in some patients, study suggests

Ibuprofen and aspirin triples cancer survival in some patients, study suggests

Taking ibuprofen and aspirin can triple the likelihood of surviving cancer, a new study suggests.A trial at the University of California found the fiv...

Zinc deficiency may cause hypertension

Zinc deficiency may cause hypertension

Washington: High blood pressure or hypertension may be caused by lower than normal zinc levels, which alter the way in which kidneys handle sodium, a ...

Blood test could help detect Alzheimer

Blood test could help detect Alzheimer's a decade before symptoms show, scientists say

A blood test that spots signs of brain damage could be used to detect Alzheimer's disease up to a decade before symptoms show, scientists have said. I...

Rise in whooping cough cases among children

Rise in whooping cough cases among children

Parents in Auckland are being urged to immunise their children ahead of the school year following a spike in whooping cough cases.Between November las...

Staying fit may reduce risk of heart attack: study

Staying fit may reduce risk of heart attack: study

Washington DC: According to a recent study, poor cardio respiratory fitness could increase the risk of a future heart attack, even if there are no sym...

Anti-inflammatory drugs may put you at heart attack risk

Anti-inflammatory drugs may put you at heart attack risk

NEW YORK: If you have been hit by the winter cold and are thinking about taking medicines that relieve your aches, pains and congestion, be careful. T...

Eat more dietary fibre to lower risk of non-communicable diseases: study

Eat more dietary fibre to lower risk of non-communicable diseases: study

Washington: Here's another reason why you should increase your consumption of dietary fibre!According to a recent study, high intake of dietary fibre ...

Heavy Facebook users make risky decisions like drug addicts: Study

Heavy Facebook users make risky decisions like drug addicts: Study

New York: Excessive use of social media platforms like Facebook can make its users take decisions as bad as drug addicts tend to do, a new study sugge...

An egg a day may keep diabetes away: study

An egg a day may keep diabetes away: study

Eating an egg daily can have a beneficial effect on the blood metabolite profile that is related to a lower risk of Type-2 diabetes, a new study shows...

Artificial sweeteners do not assist weight loss: study

Artificial sweeteners do not assist weight loss: study

Washington: The findings of a recent study suggest that artificial sweeteners may not help with weight loss. The research, published in the journal Th...

Exercise can be another way of lowering blood pressure than medication

Exercise can be another way of lowering blood pressure than medication

For people with high blood pressure, starting an exercise regimen may lower blood pressure by as much as taking medication would, a large analysis sug...

Spinach smoothie is healthiest to eat the vegetable: study

Spinach smoothie is healthiest to eat the vegetable: study

According to a new study, adding chopped raw spinach in a smoothie is the is the healthiest way to eat the leafy vegetable.Researchers say that cookin...

Healthy diet, regular exercise reason to improve brain power in elderly: study

Healthy diet, regular exercise reason to improve brain power in elderly: study

Washington: Just 35 minutes of walking or cycling three times a week along with a healthy diet may improve brain power among the elderly, a study clai...

Arthritis; Most Prevalent Pain in World

Arthritis; Most Prevalent Pain in World

One of the most common symptoms of Osteoarthritis is eruption of awful pain in the affected joints. Other symptoms are swelling, decreased range of mo...

Birthmark; Harmless Disorder that Can be Cured

Birthmark; Harmless Disorder that Can be Cured

Birthmark refers to congenitally benign and non-cancerous macules. The birthmarks could become bold or go pale gradually after birth. They have variou...

How smartphones are changing our brains — and lives

How smartphones are changing our brains — and lives

Until a year and a half ago, Samuel Veissiere's smartphone was the last thing he saw before he fell asleep and the first thing that greeted him when h...

Depression and anxiety can have the same effect  on health as smoking: study

Depression and anxiety can have the same effect on health as smoking: study

Los Angeles: Anxiety and depression may significantly increase the risk of heart disease, stroke and arthritis, comparable to smoking and obesity, a s...

Organic food can have adverse effects on climate: study

Organic food can have adverse effects on climate: study

London: Organic food has a bigger climate impact than conventionally farmed food, due to the greater areas of land required, according to a study.Rese...

Probiotics might help in treating bipolar disorder: study

Probiotics might help in treating bipolar disorder: study

A probiotic supplement may help reduce inflammation of the gut, which is known to exacerbate bipolar disorder as well as other psychiatric mood disord...

Brain responds more quickly to angry voices: study

Brain responds more quickly to angry voices: study

Geneva: We notice aggressive or threatening voices much faster than those that sound normal or happy, scientists say.According to the study published ...

Air pollution can increase risk of miscarriage: Study

Air pollution can increase risk of miscarriage: Study

Washington: Exposure to air pollution, even for a short-term, may significantly increase the risk of miscarriages, a study has found. Air quality has ...

People who stay up late are at a higher risk of suffering from heart disease

People who stay up late are at a higher risk of suffering from heart disease

London: Night owls -- people who prefer staying up late -- may have a higher risk of suffering from heart disease and type 2 diabetes than early riser...

Study finds link between lung disease and dementia

Study finds link between lung disease and dementia

Washington D.C. - According to a recent study, lung disease in middle age could be a risk factor for dementia or cognitive impairment later in life.Th...

High Blood Pressure Can Be More Difficult to Treat If You Have Gum Disease

High Blood Pressure Can Be More Difficult to Treat If You Have Gum Disease

Poor oral health can lead to a variety of health problems.Now, researchers have concluded health issues with your gums may also make it more difficult...

Are Microplastics in Food a Threat to Your Health?

Are Microplastics in Food a Threat to Your Health?

Most people use plastic every day.However, this material generally isn’t biodegradable. Over time, it breaks down into tiny pieces called microplastic...

Cholesterol Is More Than a Number: What You Can Do to Lower Yours

Cholesterol Is More Than a Number: What You Can Do to Lower Yours

Cholesterol levels are usually thought of in terms of just numbers.But experts now say there’s a lot more to it than that.And, they say, there’s plent...

Why Diabetes Increases the Risk of Heart Disease

Why Diabetes Increases the Risk of Heart Disease

A campaign has been launched to educate people with type 2 diabetes about heart disease and what they can do to reduce their risk.There is a link betw...

How Stress Can Shrink Your Brain and 6 Ways to Keep It from Happening

How Stress Can Shrink Your Brain and 6 Ways to Keep It from Happening

“Whatever doesn’t kill you makes you stronger,” goes the phrase. And somehow, we all actually believe it.We humblebrag that we’re stressed about work,...

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