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New tool to detect cervical cancer

New tool to detect cervical cancer

Testing menstrual blood present on menstrual cloth can help detect human papilloma virus (HPV), which is one of the main causes of cervical cancer, re...

Eating high sugar diets ups risk of depression, anxiety in men

Eating high sugar diets ups risk of depression, anxiety in men

Washington D.C. : Beware! Men who consume more than 67g of sugar daily in a hope to alleviate negative feelings are at increased their risk of depress...

New gene therapy may treat diabetes, obesity via skin

New gene therapy may treat diabetes, obesity via skin

Scientists have found a way to use skin transplants to administer gene-based therapies to treat common human ailments such as type-2 diabetes and obes...

Artificial sweeteners may up food intake when dieting: study

Artificial sweeteners may up food intake when dieting: study

Using artificial sweeteners while dieting may significantly increase the amount of calories consumed, a study warns.Researchers from University of Syd...

Drinking Alcohol Daily May Raise Skin Cancer Risk

Drinking Alcohol Daily May Raise Skin Cancer Risk

Study suggests that alcohol consumption might increase the risk of developing non-melanoma skin cancerIndividuals who are heavy alcohol consumers may ...

Lack of Vitamin E may affect learning skills in babies

Lack of Vitamin E may affect learning skills in babies

Babies who lacked vitamin E nourishment when in the womb are likely to be at an increased risk of developing impairments in mental skills such as lear...

Babies of obese mothers at risk of experiencing lung problems

Babies of obese mothers at risk of experiencing lung problems

Washington D.C : Overweight, obese or diabetic pregnant women have an increased risk of giving birth to a baby with less mature lungs than babies of n...

Watching TV for 3 hours daily may up diabetes risk

Watching TV for 3 hours daily may up diabetes risk

Parents, take note! Being glued to television or video games for more than three hours a day may put your children at increased risk of developing dia...

Waistline can expand by 3 centimetres due to poor sleep

Waistline can expand by 3 centimetres due to poor sleep

Adults who have poor sleep patterns are more likely to be overweight and obese and have poorer metabolic health.Washington: For a healthy body, you ma...

Running reduces the risk of arthritis

Running reduces the risk of arthritis

There can be no better exercise than running to stay healthy. No special technique is required to run in comparison to other exercises. With Exercise,...

Green tea may improve memory, cuts obesity

Green tea may improve memory, cuts obesity

Washington D.C. : Here's another reason to have that cup of green tea, as according to a study ingredients found in this tea can reduce high-fat and h...

Poor sleep may up diabetes risk: study

Poor sleep may up diabetes risk: study

People who have poor sleep patterns are more likely to be obese and at increased risk of developing diabetes, a study has found.Researchers found that...

World Hepatitis Day: Hepatitis can be a cause of infertility in males

World Hepatitis Day: Hepatitis can be a cause of infertility in males

New Delhi  : As per recent statistics, about 400 million people around the world are living with Hepatitis B or C. Of these, 52 million are in In...

Talking to yourself may help combat stress: study

Talking to yourself may help combat stress: study

Talking to yourself in the third person during stressful events may help control emotions without any added mental effort, a study has found."Essentia...

Eat walnuts to keep the gut healthy

Eat walnuts to keep the gut healthy

New Delhi , July 27 : A new study suggests that walnut consumption may be beneficial for digestive health by increasing the amount of good probiotic-t...

Rural households at lower risk of inflammatory bowel disease

Rural households at lower risk of inflammatory bowel disease

Washington D.C.: People, particularly for young children and adolescents, who live in rural areas are at decreased risk of developing inflammatory bow...

Antibiotics may pose environmental risks: study

Antibiotics may pose environmental risks: study

Commonly used antibiotics may be harming the good microbes that are essential to a healthy environment, a study warns.When people take antibiotics, th...

Compound in turmeric may kill cancer cells: study

Compound in turmeric may kill cancer cells: study

Attaching curcumin - a compound found in turmeric - to nanoparticles can be used to destroy treatment-resistant neuroblastoma, the most common cancer ...

Eat spinach, avacados in 30

Eat spinach, avacados in 30's to counter cognitive aging

Washington D.C.: Here's another reason to consume lutein-rich foods, as a recent study has suggested that eating spinach, kale and avacados in middle ...

Driving for over 2 hours daily may lower your IQ: study

Driving for over 2 hours daily may lower your IQ: study

Driving cars may be sending your brain into reverse, warn scientists - including one of Indian origin - who have found that regularly spending over tw...

Can eye test help diagnose autism?

Can eye test help diagnose autism?

Washington D.C. : Researchers have herald a new tool that helps physicians identify a sub-group of people with Autism spectrum disorders (ASD). T...

Dietary supplements, energy drinks pose serious health risks: Research

Dietary supplements, energy drinks pose serious health risks: Research

Dietary supplements and energy drinks may cause serious health issues and should be taken with caution, warn scientists who found that poison control ...

Depression can alter brain

Depression can alter brain's structure: study

Depression could result in changes to the structure of a key component of the brain, a study has warned.Alterations were found in parts of the brain k...

High-fat pregnancy diet risks offspring

High-fat pregnancy diet risks offspring's mental health

Washington D.C. : Moms-to-be, you may want to put eating high-fat diet on your to-don't list as a recent study has linked it with health disorders suc...

People with healthy lifestyle live up to seven years longer: study

People with healthy lifestyle live up to seven years longer: study

People who do not smoke, consume alcohol moderately and maintain a healthy weight may live up to seven years longer than the general population, and s...

Moderate exercise, diet may cut risk of c-sec: study

Moderate exercise, diet may cut risk of c-sec: study

Pregnant women who follow a healthy diet and indulge in regular moderate exercises are less likely to have a Cesarean section or gain weight as well a...

Scientists discover mechanism that may prevent death of cells

Scientists discover mechanism that may prevent death of cells

Scientists in the UK have discovered a new mechanism that could help slow down the progression of neurodegenerative diseases like dementia and neurolo...

Antibiotics may up birth defects in newborns

Antibiotics may up birth defects in newborns

Washington D.C. : Beware would-be-mothers as a study has recently found that certain antibiotics during pregnancy may increase risk of major birth def...

Babies start learning language in the womb:study

Babies start learning language in the womb:study

Language learning begins in the womb, say scientists who have found that babies can distinguish between someone speaking to them in English and Japane...

Vegan diet may affect immunity, say health experts

Vegan diet may affect immunity, say health experts

Vegans, especially expectant mothers, run greater risk of suffering "lowered immunity" or contracting infection as their protein intake comes complete...

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