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Social media affects teen girls more than boys: study

The study showed a 50 per cent increase in depressive symptoms among girls versus 35 per cent among boys.

08 Jan 2019 12:24 PM

New potential breast cancer drug identified

The potential drug offers hope for patients whose breast cancer has become resistant to traditional therapies.

08 Jan 2019 12:07 PM

In elderly hearing loss may cause depression, says study

Treatment on hearing loss is always neglected as an age-related problem, triggers to depression.

05 Jan 2019 2:59 PM

High rate of American adults found allergic to food

More than 10 per cent of American adults are allergic to any one kind of food.

05 Jan 2019 2:11 PM

Sugar-sweetened sodas cause kidney diseases

People consume sugar-sweetened soda more likely to develop chronic kidney disease.

04 Jan 2019 4:19 PM

Teenage girls suffer from depression due to social media

38 per cent of teenage girls use heavy social media than boys.

04 Jan 2019 3:07 PM

Artificial sweeteners do not assist weight loss, says study

Sugar-free sweeteners may help cut off sugar but no evidence in losing weight.

03 Jan 2019 5:22 PM

Post-natal depression in father may be experienced in teenage daughters

Girls whose father experienced depression after their birth were themselves at greater risk of the condition.

03 Jan 2019 3:21 PM

Selfies filters affect body image, says study

People's physical perfection on social media triggers body dysmorphic disorder.

03 Jan 2019 2:08 PM

Tight-fitting underwear may inhibit sperm production

Boxers wearing men have higher sperm count.

03 Jan 2019 1:11 PM