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Mosquitoes remember human smells: study

Mosquitoes remember human smells: study

Your grandmother's insistence that you receive more bug bites because you are 'sweeter' may not be that far-fetched as a study claims that mosquitoes ...

Reason why Asian-Americans are more prone to severe strokes

Reason why Asian-Americans are more prone to severe strokes

New York : People of Asian-American origin are more likely to experience severe ischemic stroke and worse outcomes than whites, claims a study. T...

Eating high-cholesterol diet may up colon cancer risk: study

Eating high-cholesterol diet may up colon cancer risk: study

People eating a high- cholesterol diet are at an increased risk of developing colon cancer, a study warns.Scientists discovered that boosting mice's c...

Spread of various diseases may be linked to mosquito genes

Spread of various diseases may be linked to mosquito genes

WASHINGTON D.C:  It has come to light that transfer of molecules from mosquito genes may hold the key to the spreading of dengue fever, among oth...

Heart attack risk high with one cigarette a day: study

Heart attack risk high with one cigarette a day: study

Just one cigarette a day carries nearly half the risk for heart attack and stroke as smoking a full pack of 20, according to a large-scale study publi...

Sleep disturbances in midlife may lead to cognitive impairment: Study

Sleep disturbances in midlife may lead to cognitive impairment: Study

People who suffer from sleep disturbances in midlife or as they age may be more likely to develop cognitive impairment than people who usually get ple...

Eating dates regularly keeps blood pressure in control

Eating dates regularly keeps blood pressure in control

To stay healthy in the winter season, it is important to keep ourselves warm. But do you know that if you regularly eat dates in winter season then yo...

Depressive symptoms can cut survival rate in cancer patients: study

Depressive symptoms can cut survival rate in cancer patients: study

Even mild depressive symptoms can reduce the chances of survival in patients with head and neck cancer, a study has warned.The findings, published in ...

Bacterial changes early in life cause cystic fibrosis in kids

Bacterial changes early in life cause cystic fibrosis in kids

New York : Bacterial changes begin in the first few years of life leading to the formation of cystic fibrosis, which makes children repeatedly prone t...

Synthetic virus may lead to more effective smallpox vaccine: Research

Synthetic virus may lead to more effective smallpox vaccine: Research

Scientists have created a synthetic horsepox virus that could lead to the development of a more effective vaccine against smallpox.The discovery demon...

100 per cent fruit juice may not up diabetes risk: study

100 per cent fruit juice may not up diabetes risk: study

Drinking 100 percent fruit juice may not increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a study.The research published in the Journal o...

Prebiotics in infant formula may boost learning,memory: study

Prebiotics in infant formula may boost learning,memory: study

Adding prebiotics to infant formula can help enhance memory and exploratory behaviour in babies, scientists have found.New mothers are always encourag...

Gene linked to blood sugar, diabetes identified: study

Gene linked to blood sugar, diabetes identified: study

Scientists have identified a new gene thought to be critical in the regulation of insulin, an advance that may pave the way for novel treatments for b...

Eating muesli may keep athritis at bay: study

Eating muesli may keep athritis at bay: study

Eating muesli, fruits and vegetables every morning may lead to stronger bones and help prevent arthritis, scientists say. Researchers at Friedrich-Ale...

Improving diet quality can reduce genetic risk of obesity: study

Improving diet quality can reduce genetic risk of obesity: study

 If you are genetically susceptible to obesity, you might want to stick to a healthy diet to prevent long term weight gain, suggests a study.The ...

Sleeping for longer may lead to healthier diet: study

Sleeping for longer may lead to healthier diet: study

Spending an extra hour in bed each night may help reduce the intake of sugary foods and lead to a healthier diet, according to a study.Sleep is a modi...

Singing may help tackle post-natal depression: study

Singing may help tackle post-natal depression: study

Mothers who sing in groups with their babies may overcome the symptoms of post-natal depression more quickly, a study suggests.Researchers worked with...

Morning stiffness could be a sign of arthritis, suggest study

Morning stiffness could be a sign of arthritis, suggest study

In a recent research, a team of researchers have found that morning stiffness that last for an hour could be an early sign of rheumatoid arthritis.Mor...

Smelling your partner

Smelling your partner's clothes could help beat stress: study

Try smelling your partner's T-shirt, suggest scientists who found that women feel calmer after being exposed to their male partner's scent.They also f...

Kids with Acute Chest Syndrome at  high risk of respiratory failure: Study

Kids with Acute Chest Syndrome at high risk of respiratory failure: Study

Washington D.C.  : A study has recently warned that if Acute Chest Syndrome (ACS), a potentially severe lung complication of sickle cell disease,...

Sometimes, being fat might be beneficial

Sometimes, being fat might be beneficial

London  : Did you pile on the kilos this festive season? You can take a sigh of relief because being fat may not be as unhealthy as believed.&nbs...

Sleeping less than 8 hrs a night may lead to depression: study

Sleeping less than 8 hrs a night may lead to depression: study

People who sleep less than the recommended eight hours a night may suffer from anxiety or depression, a study warns.Researchers from the Binghamton Un...

Alcohol consumption contributes to seven types of cancer

Alcohol consumption contributes to seven types of cancer

Alcohol damages the DNA of stem cells responsible for producing new blood, according to a mouse study which may explain the link between drinking and ...

Eating fish every week boosts kids IQ: study

Eating fish every week boosts kids IQ: study

Children who eat fish at least once a week are more likely to sleep better and have higher IQ, a study has found.For the research, a cohort of 541 9-t...

Can cow

Can cow's milk prevent type 1 diabetes?

Avoiding cow's milk does not prevent type 1 diabetes in children with genetic risk for type 1 diabetes, finds a study.Previous studies have indicated ...

Pain free insulin patches discovered for diabetes patients

Pain free insulin patches discovered for diabetes patients

In a new research, a group of scientists have created the special patch which stimulates the body's own insulin production - and is completely pain-fr...

Diabetes drug can also cure Alzheimer

Diabetes drug can also cure Alzheimer's disease

London : Scientists have found that a drug developed for diabetes could be used to treat Alzheimer's disease through a triple method of action.The dru...

Calcium, vitamin D supplements may not lower fracture risk: study

Calcium, vitamin D supplements may not lower fracture risk: study

Supplements containing calcium, vitamin D or both may not protect older adults against hip fracture and other bone breaks, a study claims.Practice gui...

Type 2 diabetes drug may help treat Alzheimer

Type 2 diabetes drug may help treat Alzheimer's disease

A drug created to treat type 2 diabetes could be used to fight Alzheimer’s disease, say scientists who found that the medicine significantly reversed ...

Bowel changes could be a sign of cancer or stroke

Bowel changes could be a sign of cancer or stroke

London : Being constipated means your bowel movements are tough or happen less often than normal. Almost everyone goes through it at some point. ...

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