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  Life   Health  23 Aug 2018

Life, Health, 23 Aug 2018

Here's how indoor temperature affects blood pressure

Researchers explain how.

23 Aug 2018 4:17 PM

Safety considerations to keep in mind before taking sleep medication

Sleeping pills have a potential to make a person dependent on it when he/she takes those pills for a prolonged period.

23 Aug 2018 2:29 PM

Man’s bowel bursts from being filled with too much faeces

Doctors were shocked to discover his ‘megarectum’ dilated to seven inched (18cm) and the last part of his colon filled with faeces.

23 Aug 2018 2:09 PM

Maternal depression may affect child's immune and psychological health

Researchers have found such disruptions to the child's stress and immune system led to greater child psychopathology.

23 Aug 2018 1:55 PM


E-cigarette users at higher risk of heart attack

E-cigarettes and conventional cigarettes raise heart attack risk five-fold in comparison to the people who don't use either product.

23 Aug 2018 1:23 PM

Smoking marijuana ages brain by almost three years, says study

Cannabis increases brain ageing by 2.8 years, making it worse for mind than bi-polar disorder or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

23 Aug 2018 11:03 AM

Teenager was left vomiting with excruciating pain, her fallopian tube twisted 4 times

The cause of ovarian torsion is not known, but it is thought to be linked to vigorous sexual activity.

23 Aug 2018 9:13 AM