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  Life   Health  20 Jan 2017

Life, Health, 20 Jan 2017

Diabetics show distinct signs of gut inflammation

The new development will help discover a treatment for the sickness

20 Jan 2017 7:09 PM

Low protein level ups decline of kidney in elderly

The decline of soluble klotho increases the chances of a failing kidney

20 Jan 2017 6:30 PM

Blood test can now predict survival for Ebola patients

Rapid analysis of a patient's response to infection in an outbreak could provide valuable outcome

20 Jan 2017 6:02 PM

Exposure to insecticides raises risk of diabetes

The synthetic chemicals affect the brain and peripheral tissues leading to various diseases

20 Jan 2017 5:10 PM

New method may lead to faster diagnosis of HIV

Using nanocience and a magnetic phenomenon can give faster results to patients

20 Jan 2017 1:53 PM


Alcohol can help get an erection, says doctor

Men can beat anxiety with alcohol and that would give them an erection

20 Jan 2017 1:39 PM

Barbecued meat tied to risk of death from breast cancer

Carcinogens present in the meat lead to a higher risk in women who suffer from the cancer

20 Jan 2017 12:22 PM

Sunscreen more effective than sitting under umbrella

While sunscreen prevented more sunburns than a large umbrella, neither method was 100 percent effective.

20 Jan 2017 9:08 AM

Heart diseases pose risk for olympic athletes too

Despite concerns, sudden death in athletes is still quite rare, Zipes noted, with fewer than 100 sudden deaths occurring annually.

20 Jan 2017 8:48 AM

Only number that matters

For retired 66-year-old IAS officer Rachel Chatterjee, is the one that she is given at the starting line of the Marathons she runs.

20 Jan 2017 12:16 AM