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  Life   Health  22 Dec 2017

Life, Health, 22 Dec 2017

Blueberry vinegar can be effective in fight against dementia

Vinegar reduced the breakdown of acetylcholine and boosted levels of a brain-derived neurotrophic factor.

22 Dec 2017 7:19 PM

Trials to be conducted for contraceptive gel that can reduce sperm count

The sperm count was reduced to less than a million per millilitre in 89 percent of the men.

22 Dec 2017 5:58 PM

Novartis combo therapy for melanoma gets FDA's priority review

Review covers combination therapy for adjuvant treatment of patients with stage III melanoma with BRAF V600E or V600K mutations.

22 Dec 2017 4:31 PM

Women who don't attend college more likely to be raped, says study

According to study, risk of forced sex against women is more than two and half times greater for those who have no college education.

22 Dec 2017 2:53 PM

Teenage drug use increases risk of HIV in adulthood

Study suggests drugged-up teenagers may engage in unsafe sexual behaviour that increases their chance of HIV infection.

22 Dec 2017 2:35 PM


Watching excessive TV reduces sperm count, says study

According to researchers, watching excess TV is attributable to eating high calorie junk food and laziness.

22 Dec 2017 1:32 PM

Repeated mild food poisoning may trigger chronic disease, finds study

Study revealed how past history of minor bacterial infections could add up with age to cause a severe inflammatory disease.

22 Dec 2017 1:07 PM

Nature, like genetics, contribute o depression risk

For first time, researchers find environment one is raised in is as important as genes in determining risk for major depression.

22 Dec 2017 12:57 PM