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Find out what just one cigarette does to your body

From stomach ache to ear infection, we list the effects of smoking on human body.

08 Feb 2018 11:45 AM

Frequent heartburns up cancer risk in older adults

The results suggested that GERD was associated with cancer of the throat, tonsils and parts of the sinuses.

25 Dec 2017 1:45 PM

Find out what increases cancer risk in older adults

Research finds frequent heartburns, caused by heartburns is linked to cancer of the throat, tonsils and upper digestive tracts.

25 Dec 2017 8:17 AM

Antacids may up kidney disease risk: study

Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), which reduce gastric acid production, are one of the most commonly prescribed medications worldwide.

06 Nov 2017 7:54 PM

Prolonged antacid use may double stomach cancer risk: study

Long-term intake of drugs commonly used to treat acid reflux conditions such as heartburn and ulcers may double the risk of stomach cancer.

01 Nov 2017 5:25 PM