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  Life   Health  16 Nov 2017

Life, Health, 16 Nov 2017

Now, sugar may be used to heal wounds, says study

The new use for sugar may help tackle the increasing number of non-healing skin wounds associated with age, poor blood supply and diabetes.

16 Nov 2017 9:40 PM

People who gobble their food more likely to become obese

Eating more slowly may be a crucial lifestyle change to help prevent metabolic syndrome.

16 Nov 2017 7:08 PM

Artificial cartilage developed from Kevlar

Understanding cartilage is understanding how life forms can combine properties that are sometimes unthinkable together.

16 Nov 2017 5:56 PM

Rare condition that may be fatal causes Tripura girl's head to double in size

The condition may leave her with permanent brain damage, learning disabilities, difficulties in walking and may even kill her.

16 Nov 2017 2:44 PM

US scientists try first gene editing in the body

Through an IV, a man in the US received billions of copies of a corrective gene and a genetic tool to cut his DNA in a precise spot.

16 Nov 2017 2:40 PM


Scotland pushes minimum alcohol pricing in bid to boost public health

Country famous for whisky production but the price change will target cheap, strong alcohol favored by binge drinkers.

16 Nov 2017 1:12 PM

Women may not need to wait to conceive post miscarriage, finds study

Research finds about 17percent of clinically recognized pregnancies end in loss.

16 Nov 2017 1:04 PM

Amish gene mutation makes some live 10 years longer: study

Researchers also discover they live healthier.

16 Nov 2017 12:08 PM

Control risks, complications of diabetes with a healthy diet plan

Nutrition plays an important role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

16 Nov 2017 11:29 AM

Bisexual women face higher rates of sexual violence

In fact, 50% of bisexual women have experienced rape at one point of their lifetime while within the United States.

16 Nov 2017 10:04 AM


Head injury doesn't up alcoholism, new study finds

Here is what they found.

16 Nov 2017 9:53 AM

Intensive glucose control in diabetes could be dangerous: Study

Serious questions remain about the safety of some glucose lowering drugs

16 Nov 2017 9:45 AM