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Health

Older women should refrain from hormones to prevent diseases

US Preventive Services Task Force recommends a healthy diet and physical activity for preventing cardiovascular diseases.

13 Dec 2017 11:14 AM

Find out how marijuana might be helpful for HIV patients

Study has found that marijuana might really help HIV patients keep mental stamina longer.

13 Dec 2017 8:11 AM

Find out the five signs that show you are not getting enough sleep

Sleep is essential for growing muscle, repairing tissue, and synthesising hormones, among other functions.

13 Dec 2017 7:54 AM

Amputees may be able to play drums, piano with Star Wars like bionic hand

The first amputee to use this technology is Jason Barnes, a musician who lost part of his right arm five years ago.

12 Dec 2017 8:35 PM

2-year-old's malformed thumb surgically replaced using index finger in UAE

The girl wasn't able to use her right hand due to the malformed thumb and the surgery has enabled her to control her hand.

12 Dec 2017 7:55 PM

This technique may predict cancer patients' ability to fight disease

The research is published in the journal Cancer Research.

12 Dec 2017 5:44 PM

Gardener left in pain as his foot accidentally gets impaled on a rake

The man didn't suffer any bone injuries even as the rake went right through his foot.

12 Dec 2017 5:05 PM

Single-dose vaccine may control cholera outbreaks: study

Cholera transmission is endemic in many areas of Africa, Asia and the Caribbean.

12 Dec 2017 3:20 PM

Social media trends can predict vaccine scares

Mathematical theories used to predict tipping points in public health.

12 Dec 2017 3:05 PM

Physical activity can improve survival in lymphoma patients

The study's findings show that physical activity can have a positive impact on survival in lymphoma patients.

12 Dec 2017 2:16 PM