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Health

Social media use may up depression, loneliness: Study

Study of Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram use showed a causal link between the time spent on the platforms and decreased well-being.

10 Nov 2018 10:00 AM

Regulate eating, sleeping time to boost metabolism

Good eating and sleeping habits is very important to overall health.

09 Nov 2018 5:49 PM

A doctor is creating make-up which can protect people from acid attacks

Dr Ahmed’s product is liquid proof and can resist temperatures up to 400 degrees.

09 Nov 2018 5:16 PM

US to restrict e-cigarette flavours to fight teenage vaping 'epidemic'

The ban means only tobacco, mint and menthol flavors can be sold.

09 Nov 2018 4:43 PM

Majority of middle-aged men in Japan commit suicide before leaving for work on Mondays

Researchers hope that this makes telephone consultation services expand to morning hours rather than functioning just in the evening.

09 Nov 2018 3:31 PM

Here's why women should be screened for breast cancer

Improvements in treatments demonstrate the vital role that screening also has to play.

09 Nov 2018 1:49 PM

Soy-based formula milk may increase risk of menstrual pain

Exposure to oestrogens during infant development may affect reproductive health in adulthood.

09 Nov 2018 1:29 PM

Here’s how you eat smart this festive season

To avoid any digestive discomfort, it is better to eat safe and go for healthy choices.

09 Nov 2018 12:35 PM

Small-particle air pollution may raise risk of glaucoma in some people

Long-term exposure to black carbon, and other products of combustion, was associated with higher pressures in eye.

09 Nov 2018 10:16 AM

High blood pressure before age 40 tied to earlier strokes, heart disease

Elevated blood pressure in early adulthood can result in heart attacks by several mechanisms.

09 Nov 2018 9:52 AM