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  Life   Health  08 Aug 2018

Life, Health, 08 Aug 2018

Common chemotherapy drug may lead to heart failure: Study

The drug doxorubicin disrupts metabolism that controls immune responses in the spleen and heart.

08 Aug 2018 7:07 PM

Short tempered people are more likely to think of themselves as smarter than they are

A short temper is linked to narcissism as well as higher belief in their competence and abilities.

08 Aug 2018 6:30 PM

Experts question benefits of fluoride-free toothpaste

Some dentists also said the most effective way to prevent cavities is simply to reduce sugars in the diet.

08 Aug 2018 4:30 PM

Parents smoking may put kids at risk of ADHD

The findings added to evidence supporting the need for ADHD prevention strategies.

08 Aug 2018 3:19 PM

Antidepressants change songbirds courtship rituals: Study

Singing is a key part of courtship for birds, used by males to court favoured females and used by females to pick the highest quality male.

08 Aug 2018 2:54 PM


Woman donates uterus to help some transgender women have children

Park wasn’t aware that her son had gender dysphoria until he announced to her that he was a boy at the age of 16.

08 Aug 2018 2:39 PM

Low-calorie diet benefits men, women differently

Here is what a new study has found.

08 Aug 2018 1:41 PM

10 foods to help you lose weight

Different food travel different metabolic pathways in human body and has different effects on hunger and number of calories one burns.

08 Aug 2018 1:38 PM

Study finds link between eye diseases and Alzheimer's

Researchers say this study solidifies that there are mechanistic things we can learn from the brain by looking at the eye.

08 Aug 2018 12:51 PM

Sleeping for more than 8 hours each night increases likelihood of early death

Scientific study reveals a 47 per cent higher risk of heart disease and strokes for those who sleep more.

08 Aug 2018 11:19 AM


1 in 7 children of Zika-infected mothers have problems

Study focused on children of women in Puerto Rico, other territories, where most cases were seen when disease swept across Americas.

08 Aug 2018 9:44 AM

Soy diet may increase bone strength in women

Researchers have discovered that soy protein found in food might counter the negative effects of menopause on bone and metabolic health.

08 Aug 2018 8:50 AM

LGBQ teens more likely to use illegal street drugs

Study found LGBQ teens were 12 per cent more likely than other teens to report any substance use in their lifetimes.

08 Aug 2018 8:38 AM