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Why 32% of Indians Suffer from Thyroid, a Latest Phenomenon?

A study by SRL Diagnostics, also owned by Singh brothers of Fortis, showed that 32% of Indians are suffering from thyroid disorders including thyroid nodules, hyperthyroidism, goiter, thyroiditis and thyroid ...

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Marijuana, Without THC, Helps Treat Epilepsy: New Study

A study by NYU Langone Medical Center studied the impact of a medicine made from marijuana after removing its hallucinogenic ingredient THC and found it effective in bringing down epilepsy ...

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Poor Sleep? It’s Linked to Air pollution, Says Study

  Your exposure to air pollution or nitrogen dioxide and small particulates known as PM 2.5s are linked could impact the body note merely with breathing problems but also irritating ...

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Breathing Monitor Sewn in Smart ‘T-Shirt’ to Help Asthma, COPD Patients

Researchers have created a ‘smart’ T-shirt without wires or sensors that could effectively monitor breathing rhythm of the wearer in real time. The team from the University of Laval, Canada, ...

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Microwaving Mushrooms Bolster Antioxidants: Study Shows

Grilled and microwaved mushrooms lose barely any nutritional properties. CREDIT SINC

The most mushrooms are commonly cooked before being consumed but scientists from Mushroom Technological Research Center of La Rioja (CTICH) studied different cooking methods like boiling, microwaving, grilling and frying ...

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Fat Boys Face Risk of Colon Cancer Later: Study

one fifth of India will be obese by 2025, says study.

A study found that overweight boys may be at greater risk of colon (bowel) cancer when they grow up but those who shed the pounds and achieve a healthy weight ...

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Baker-Scientist Comes to Rescue of Heart with Friendly Muffin

The bakers call it ‘good heart’ muffin and claim that it reduces cholesterol and it was developed by University of Queensland scientists to keep hearts healthy, a good alternative to ...

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Omega 3 Fatty Acids Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk, Finds Study

Omega 3 fatty acids may increase blood flow to the brain reducing the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, found a study done by the Amen Clinics Inc in the US Alzheimer’s ...

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Australian Researchers Develop New Diabates Drug to Replace Insulin Jabs or Metformin

Scientists have developed a safer drug that can replace potentially the insulin jabs or diabetes needles that the patients undergo almost daily once they are diagnosed with the slow-killer disease. ...

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World Hypertension Day: Just look Around for Handy Home Remedies

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As today is observed as World Hypertension Day to increase awareness among the people about the increasing incidence of high blood pressure, which WHO says might affect 60% of the ...

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World Hypertension Day 2017: How to Control Blood Pressure and Avoid Side Effects?

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World Health Organisation has been vocal about the massive life-threatening risk among the humanity called hypertension or blood pressure in common parlance. Raised or High Blood Pressure occurs when the ...

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Bone Cancer Girl Pleads Father in Video for Treatment, Finally Dies

See the video going viral on Youtube now. The girl named Sai Sri, 13, was diagnosed with bone cancer a year ago and her father, who lives in Bangalore, refused ...

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Aspirin Doesn’t Lower Stroke Risk, Instead Leads to Bleeding: New Study

A new study by researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City found that using long-term aspirin therapy to prevent strokes among patients who are considered ...

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Amitabh Bachchan, Victim of Hepatitis, Now Appointed WHO Goodwill Ambassador for it

World Health Organization has chosen Amitabh Bachchan as its Goodwill Ambassador for Hepatitis in South-East Asia Region to spread awareness about hepatitis, one of the leading causes of liver cancer ...

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Curd or Yoghurt Stems Osteoporosis, Strengthens Bones Among Elderly: New Study

Curd (Dahi/Yoghurt) can significantly reduce osteoporosis among olde men and women and help them recover from calcium deficiency, said a new research supporting age-old Ayurvedic prescription of the food ingredient ...

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Don’t Say Chesse! Smiling Makes You Look Older, Says New Study

When you are young, smiling may make you look younger but as you age, it’s not, say researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. As against the ads which repeatedly ...

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Low-Dose Marijuana Helps Reverse Dementia: New Study

Soon doctors may find a low-dose treatment for dementia with a marijuana compound as it is found to be helpful in reversing memory loss that happens to dementia patients and ...

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Viral Video on Whatsapp Digs Into Study on Oreo Biscuits’ Addictive Element as Drug Cocaine

A new video by Studio N news channel is making rounds on WhatsApp stirring controversy over Oreo biscuits which are popular among kids and child characters who often vouch for ...

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Finding Alzhemer’s Early with Graphic Characters Greebles

Unique graphic characters Greebles may help in detecting signs of Alzheimer’s disease decades before symptoms become apparent, said Emily Mason, a postdoctoral associate in the Department of Neurological Surgery at ...

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New Brain Tumour Drug Mebendazole Found Effective

Researchers from the Feinstein Institute found a common medication administered to treat pinworms, could replace the current treatment used for certain brain cancers. Prof. Marc Symons’s findings, to be published ...

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