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  Life   Health  19 Apr 2018

Life, Health, 19 Apr 2018

Just one concussion may up Parkinson's risk: study

There are a number of plausible theories as to how a brain injury - even a slight one - might lead to Parkinson's.

19 Apr 2018 9:11 PM

Exercise boosts survival after heart attack

Find out why.

19 Apr 2018 8:58 PM

New data: Americans filling far fewer opioid prescriptions

The U.S. is estimated to consume roughly 30 percent of all opioids used worldwide.

19 Apr 2018 8:33 PM

Depression can be kept at bay by making teenagers run on a daily basis

Exercise has been known to reduce stress and the lack of it might be causing the rise in depression among teenagers.

19 Apr 2018 4:17 PM

Healthier food likely to get more wasted

Here is what a new study has found.

19 Apr 2018 4:01 PM


New underwear to help men keep cool!

Named the Snowballs, the undie comes in stretchable organic cotton material and removable scrotum cooling pad. 

19 Apr 2018 3:45 PM

Do environmental factors have an effect on rheumatoid arthritis?

Michigan Medicine researchers probed the relationship between these two factors: the HLA gene and environmental pollutants.

19 Apr 2018 3:37 PM

Older adults may not need vitamin D to prevent falls and fractures

The recommended daily intake of vitamin D for most adults is 600 international units.

19 Apr 2018 3:24 PM

More activity, healthier diet tied to extended survival after colon cancer

Eating more red and processed meat was not associated with survival or cancer recurrence.

19 Apr 2018 3:14 PM

A biggie for thin females

Scientists find certain hormones probably play a crucial role in regulating body weight.

19 Apr 2018 3:01 PM


Fatty fish, camelina oil dish out good cholesterol

It can also help reduce risk of cardiovascular diseases.

19 Apr 2018 2:16 PM

Low testosterone in men associated with chronic diseases

New study investigated the relationship between testosterone, age and chronic disease

19 Apr 2018 12:53 PM

Green tea supplements may cause damage to the liver as per EU health authorities

Health officials in Canada demanded more detailed warnings after a teenager had to undergo dialysis for his liver after taking the pills.

19 Apr 2018 12:53 PM

Obesity can cause irregular heart rate among people

Atrial fibrillation happens when the electrical currents in the heart go haywire and the top chambers of the heart quiver or flutter.

19 Apr 2018 12:19 PM

New target found for breast cancer therapies

According to study, the protein is strongly associated with metastatic breast cancer and that could be a target for future therapies.

19 Apr 2018 9:39 AM


Study finds two out of three diabetes drugs lower death risk

All drugs lower blood sugar levels but results reveal while two of them reduced risk of death, one did not.

19 Apr 2018 8:37 AM

Study finds healthier food likely to get more wasted

As per a research by the University of Vermont, the exact amount of food waste depends on how healthy the diet is.

19 Apr 2018 8:04 AM