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  Life   Health  20 Dec 2017

Life, Health, 20 Dec 2017

FDA approves gene therapy for rare form of vision loss

Hereditary retinal dystrophies are a broad group of genetic retinal disorders that are associated with progressive visual dysfunction.

20 Dec 2017 8:20 PM

Mind your Vitamin D deficiency to overcome bone and joint pain in winters

The idea behind exercise is to keep the movement in the joints.

20 Dec 2017 6:21 PM

Arthritis drug may help treat deadly skin cancer

Scientists found that in mice, using the two treatments together almost completely stopped the growth of a melanoma tumour.

20 Dec 2017 3:43 PM

Brain lesions could lead to criminal behaviour: study

Brain lesions can make people prone to committing crimes if they occur within the network responsible for morality, a study has found.

20 Dec 2017 3:16 PM

Traffic pollution tied to low-birth-weight risk

Previous studies have tied road traffic air pollution to low birth weight.

20 Dec 2017 3:06 PM


Ways coffee can give you good health and a longer life

One cup each day was associated with 15 per cent reduced risk for liver cancer and an 8 per cent reduced risk for endometrial cancer.

20 Dec 2017 2:58 PM

Cancer-causing STI is so infectious even virgins can catch it

The human papillomavirus (HPV) is a very common sexually transmitted disease which affects at least half of people who are sexually active.

20 Dec 2017 2:49 PM

Girl left with protruding, bleeding eyes suffers pain as she battles cancer

The girl was taken to several doctors due to itchy eyes but they sent her home with painkillers and anti-allergy tablets.

20 Dec 2017 2:42 PM

Revolutionary birth control method for men goes to trial

And before anyone gets too apprehensive, no, it doesn't need to be rubbed all over your junk.

20 Dec 2017 1:53 PM

Facts about nutritional supplements

A good supplement ensures that you get adequate and measurable essential nutrients.

20 Dec 2017 12:08 PM


Proper nutrition can help strengthen immunity while fighting AIDS

It is crucial to manage abnormalities caused by HIV.

20 Dec 2017 10:03 AM

Understanding congestive heart failure

Heart failures that cause this congestion are known as congestive heart failure.

20 Dec 2017 9:46 AM

Exercise enhances your child's attention, memory: Study

Researchers urge parent to encourage their kids to exercise to reap the benefits.

20 Dec 2017 9:38 AM

Rare diseases lead to poor quality of life in people

Here's what a new study found.

20 Dec 2017 9:24 AM

Men, don’t fret over semen

Many people falsely believe that a hundred drops of blood make one drop of semen.

20 Dec 2017 12:08 AM