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Diabetes? Little More fat is Good, Vouches New Study

Being a bit on the heavier side may not be that bad for diabetics as researchers have found that patients with Type-2 diabetes who are overweight but not obese live longer than those who are underweight or normal-weight. Researchers call this effect the “obesity paradox” as higher body mass index (BMI) is a known risk factor for cardiovascular disease and ...

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How probiotics benefit our gut to fight diseases?

A strain of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG (LGG) gut bacteria that provides relief to intestinal problems, respiratory infections and some skin disorders works largely as a facilitator, by modifying the activity of other gut bacteria, researchers found. The researchers studied how LGG can help improve health and prevent disease.”This species of bacteria has a reputation for being really useful to humans,” ...

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How coffee can reduce your risk of multiple sclerosis?

Drinking coffee may be associated with a lower risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), in addition to the study that said it reduces the risk of Pakinson’s and Alzheimer’s too. “Caffeine intake has been associated with a reduced risk of Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases, and our study shows that coffee intake may also protect against MS, supporting the idea that ...

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Movie review: ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ Gives Relief from Routines

Cast: Ayushmann Khurana, Bhumi Pednekar, Sanjay Mishra; Director: Sharat Kataria; Rating: **** Review: Set in the early 90s, Prem Prakash Tiwari (Ayushmanm Khurana) from Haridwar, who runs a music library and spends most of his time in listening to Kumar Sanu is married to over-weight girl Sandhya (Bhumi Pednekar) against his wishes. While the beginning may remind us of many such ...

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Beetroot juice before exercise boosts heart function in patients: study

A significant study conducted on heart patients before starting their exercise showed that giving them beetroot juice has significantly improved their exercise function, especially in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The study conducted by Wake Forest University team monitored a small group of COPD patients who were given beetroot juice and compared them with another group given a ...

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How Nuts Help Gain Super Health?

A study involving 14,386 young adults has found that the consumption of tree nuts at the rate of at least 44 grams per day begets better nutrient supplements in the diet and better diet quality for the body. These tree nuts are almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios and walnuts. “Consumption of tree nuts should be ...

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Angry? Fine, anger could be an indicator of good health too

In many societies getting angry is seen as an indication of either hypertension or bad health but researchers have found that anger is actually linked with better, not worse health, in certain cultures. Greater anger is associated with better biological health among Japanese people, the findings showed. “The truism linking anger to ill health may be valid only within the ...

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Why Red Wine Reduces Heart Disease? It’s in TyrRS-Resveratrol, says new study

Consuming red wine in small doses helps to protect cells against the damage caused by aging and promote overall good health, said researchers from Scripps Research Institute. The researchers said that the beverage’s compound named Resveratrol activates an enzyme used to relieve stress. This is umpteenth time that scientists are going gaga over the benefits of red wine this year ...

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