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  Life   Health  27 Jun 2018

Life, Health, 27 Jun 2018

Risk of heart disease in young adults may increase due to binge drinking

Binge drinking is often defined as consuming 5 drinks or more for men and 4 or more drinks for women per occasion within a span of 30 days.

27 Jun 2018 8:02 PM

Vaseline may not help cuts and scrapes get better, says study

While experts say Vaseline prevents scabs so injuries are less itchy and heal faster, study finds it stops body forming natural plaster.

27 Jun 2018 1:53 PM

Fatigue is a common symptom of abnormal tissue growth in uterus

Researchers have yet to uncover what causes it.

27 Jun 2018 11:53 AM

Researchers find new way to diagnose head, neck cancers at an early stage

Diagnosis is late because the growth has not been recognised, or has been mistaken as harmless.

27 Jun 2018 11:30 AM

Researchers say inadequate sleep can raise blood pressure in women

A new study examined blood pressure and sleep habits in 323 healthy women.

27 Jun 2018 11:00 AM


Smoke from outdoor fire pits, BBQs can cause heart disease, lung disorders and cancer

Particles contained in wood smoke have strong negative effect on human health and cause lung diseases, cardiovascular events and cancer.

27 Jun 2018 10:22 AM

Half of women under 34 don't enjoy sex; one in three has reproductive issues

Study found a third of women are experiencing severe reproductive issues including infertility, period pains or menopause.

27 Jun 2018 9:33 AM

Antidepressants can kill patients with lung disease

Usage of antidepressant in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) results in 20 percent increase in likelihood of death.

27 Jun 2018 8:30 AM

Semen can cause Ebola virus disease, says study

Protein fragments, called amyloid fibrils, in human semen significantly increase Ebola virus infection.

27 Jun 2018 8:16 AM