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Smoking delays bone healing: study

Smoking delays bone healing: study

Washington: Smoking is linked to delayed shin bone healing, finds a study."We are all familiar with some of the more well-known negative health effect...

Sleep issues can increase risk of cardiovascular disease in women: study

Sleep issues can increase risk of cardiovascular disease in women: study

Washington: Turns out, not just cardiovascular health, but even blood pressure is affected by the mildest sleep problems in women.According to a study...

Scientists develop unique patch to treat oral ulcers

Scientists develop unique patch to treat oral ulcers

A plaster which sticks to the inside of your mouth is revolutionising the treatment of painful recurring ulcers.Scientists from the University of Shef...

Taking high doses of oral antibiotics ups kidney stone risk in adults: study

Taking high doses of oral antibiotics ups kidney stone risk in adults: study

Children and adults who take five commonly prescribed types of antibiotics may be more likely to develop kidney stones than people who don’t use these...

Allergen in red meat causes heart disease: study

Allergen in red meat causes heart disease: study

Washington: An allergen found in red meat can cause the buildup of plaque in the arteries, leading to an increased risk of heart disease, a study has ...

Muscle strength in girls linked to vitamin D level: study

Muscle strength in girls linked to vitamin D level: study

Washington D.C. [USA]: Girls with high level of vitamin D have stronger muscles, finds a study.According to the study's first author, medical student ...

Watermelon improves immunity and rejuvenates the mind: study

Watermelon improves immunity and rejuvenates the mind: study

Watermelons are very good for the heart as the red color has the powerful antioxidant, Lycopene, which lowers the cholesterol levels. The fruit also k...

Coffee may boost quality of teamwork: study

Coffee may boost quality of teamwork: study

WASHINGTON: Drinking coffee can help people work together as a team and boost their productivity, according to a study.Researchers from The Ohio State...

Sleep for 7 hours to keep your heart younger: study

Sleep for 7 hours to keep your heart younger: study

NEW YORK: Sleeping for seven hours a day may reduce the age of your heart as well as decrease the risks for cardiovascular disease, say researchers.Th...

Depression during pregnancy may affect your child

Depression during pregnancy may affect your child's sleep: study

NEW YORK: Does your child have sleeping problem? If yes, your emotions during pregnancy might be to blame as a new study has showed that a mother's pr...

No need for chemo in many breast and lung cancers: study

No need for chemo in many breast and lung cancers: study

TAMPA: Two major studies released today show that many people with breast and lung cancers may forgo chemotherapy and still live longer, signaling a w...

Stress in infancy alters body

Stress in infancy alters body's organs: study

LONDON: Suffering from emotional stress during infancy can cause significant and far-reaching effects on the organs of the body, leading to diseases l...

Intermittent fasting may up diabetes risk: study

Intermittent fasting may up diabetes risk: study

The researchers found that fasting every other day to lose weight impairs the action of sugar-regulating hormone -- insulin -- which may increase the ...

Tablet devices may disrupt healthy sleep: Study

Tablet devices may disrupt healthy sleep: Study

BOSTON: Using light-emitting tablet devices in the evenings can delay bedtimes, interfere with a sleep-regulating hormone, and impair alertness in the...

Cycling,walking to work can help you live longer: study

Cycling,walking to work can help you live longer: study

LONDON: Walking or cycling to work may reduce the risk of dying from ischaemic heart disease or stroke, a study claims.The study, published in the jou...

Intermittent fasting diet can lead to higher risk of diabetes: study

Intermittent fasting diet can lead to higher risk of diabetes: study

Washington: Intermittent fasting diets could increase diabetesrisk, suggests a study.These findings suggest that fasting-based diets may be associated...

Money woes in elderly can double dementia risk: study

Money woes in elderly can double dementia risk: study

LONDON: Older adults facing financial crunch may be at twice the risk of developing dementia, according to a study."Our study confirms that the risk o...

Kidney stones in children,popping antibiotic pills increases the risk

Kidney stones in children,popping antibiotic pills increases the risk

The strongest risks appeared at younger ages and among patients most recently exposed to antibiotics. Children are prescribed antibiotics at a higher ...

No exercise for 6 years can trigger heart failure risk

No exercise for 6 years can trigger heart failure risk

NEW YORK: Too busy or lazy to exercise? Men and women take note. Living without physical activity for six years during their middle age could be at an...

Drinking coffee during pregnancy ups obesity risk in kids: Study

Drinking coffee during pregnancy ups obesity risk in kids: Study

LONDON: Mothers-to-be, take note! Drinking just one or two cups of coffee daily during pregnancy can increase the risk of your child growing up to be ...

Novel drug may help treat hair loss:study

Novel drug may help treat hair loss:study

LONDON: For people with receding hairlines, help may soon be on the way, as scientists have identified a drug - originally designed as a treatment for...

Wearable sensors may help detect Alzheimer

Wearable sensors may help detect Alzheimer's disease:study

LONDON: Low cost, wearable sensors that assess walking gait can help detect Alzheimer's disease early and monitor progression of the illness in a cost...

Diabetics need not always hold back from eating eggs

Diabetics need not always hold back from eating eggs

SYDNEY: People suffering from diabetes may finally eat eggs daily without a pinch of guilt. A new study suggests that eating up to 12 eggs a week does...

Weight loss surgery could be harmful for bone health: study

Weight loss surgery could be harmful for bone health: study

Weight loss surgery can lead to a reduction in bone mass and strength, and also increase the risk of fractures, a recent study has found.A review whic...

Nine out of 10 people globally breathe toxic air: WHO

Nine out of 10 people globally breathe toxic air: WHO

GENEVA: Air pollution levels remain dangerously high in many parts of the world with nine out of 10 people breathing air containing high levels of pol...

World Asthma Day celebrated today

World Asthma Day celebrated today

KOLKATA: World Asthma Day is an annual event organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) ) in collaboration with the World Health Organisatio...

LED bulbs can give you cancer: study

LED bulbs can give you cancer: study

The ‘blue light’ emitted by LED light bulbs has been linked to breast and prostate cancer, according to a new study. They are yet to research the effe...

How to save your skin from the summer temperatures: An easy list of things to do

How to save your skin from the summer temperatures: An easy list of things to do

If summer had one arch-nemesis to wage all its battles against, it surely would be the human skin. Skin, the largest organ in the human body is also o...

Eating more fish could improve your neurological health

Eating more fish could improve your neurological health

WASHINGTON D.C: Turns out, eating fish is a lot more than just taste or protein consumption.A study conducted by the Chalmers University of Technology...

A daily dose of baking soda can do wonders

A daily dose of baking soda can do wonders

Seems like, another use has been found for the all-rounder baking soda.According to a research conducted by the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta ...

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