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  Life   Health  08 Nov 2017

Life, Health, 08 Nov 2017

Commonly available pain pills can be used as alternative to opioids for ER patients

Previous studies have shown opioids were prescribed in nearly one-third of ER visits.

08 Nov 2017 8:26 PM

Sleep disturbance in diabetic women may turn out to be fatal

A comprehensive sleep evaluation for diabetes patients should also include tests on symptoms such as neuropathic pain and fatigue.

08 Nov 2017 8:11 PM

Manipur painter promotes indigenous culture through art

Themreichan Kasom has received much recognition and love from the art collectors from across the globe.

08 Nov 2017 6:50 PM

This therapy can reduce anxiety in surgery patients!

Here is what researchers discovered.

08 Nov 2017 5:31 PM

Midnight snacking may up heart disease, diabetes risk

High blood fat levels are associated with heart disease and diabetes, researchers said.

08 Nov 2017 5:14 PM


Being happy, optimistic key to healthy college life

Researchers asked 925 students to rate four indicators of psychological well-being: hope, gratitude, life satisfaction and happiness.

08 Nov 2017 3:39 PM

Here's why you should stop having that nighttime snack

A new study's findings suggest eating at night can put you at higher risk of heart disease and diabetes.

08 Nov 2017 3:32 PM

'Subtle' parenting approach could help kids with ADHD

Reductions in negative parenting were found to drive improved biological function in children.

08 Nov 2017 3:08 PM

Amazing health benefits of Peepal

Here is how you can use it.

08 Nov 2017 2:48 PM

Ageing reversed in old human cells: study

The chemicals caused splicing factors, which are progressively switched off as we age to be switched back on.

08 Nov 2017 1:51 PM


New breath tests can detect various diseases

Scientists are trying to use this technology to "smell" diseases a human nose cannot.

08 Nov 2017 1:02 PM

New research finds contraceptive coil could reduce risk of cervical cancer in women

Use of the coil led to a "dramatic decrease" of cases of the deadly disease, researchers found.

08 Nov 2017 11:48 AM

High alcohol intake linked to several types of cancer, says study

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) hopes to draw attention to strong links between drinking and risks for cancer.

08 Nov 2017 11:05 AM

Vitamin D deficiency can be revealed through dental X-ray

Researchers had previously discovered that human teeth hold a detailed and permanent record of serious Vitamin D deficiency, or rickets.

08 Nov 2017 8:26 AM

New 'safe' immunotherapy offers hope for cancer patients with HIV

New category of immunotherapies, called checkpoint inhibitors, appears safe to use in patients with both advanced malignancies and HIV.

08 Nov 2017 8:12 AM


Private parts gone missing?

The name “Koro” takes its origin from Malay meaning “Head of a Turtle”.

08 Nov 2017 12:54 AM