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UK Researchers Develop New Broccoli Variety to Cut Down Heart Diseases

Researchers have found that a new broccoli variety, which is known for reducing heart diseases, is able to bring down bad cholesterol in blood by 6 percent. The new variety has been developed to contain naturally occurring glucoraphanin by two to three times and is released in the UK supermarkets under the brand name Beneforte. Charlotte Armah from the Institute ...

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Mobile Roaming Charges to Come Down as TRAI lowers tariff ceiling

Aiming to give some benefit to mobile phone subscribers, the telecom regulator has reduced tariff ceiling for national roaming calls and messages and has mandated telecom service providers (TSPs) to offer a special roaming tariff plan, an official said here on Thursday. These changes will come into effect from May 1 next. “All subscribers will benefit from the reduced ceilings… competitive ...

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Daily avocado cuts heart disease risk, says study

Adding an avocado to your daily diet helps lower bad cholesterol and eventually reduce the risk of heart disease, says a new study. “Including one avocado each day as part of a moderate-fat, cholesterol-lowering diet provides additional LDL (bad cholesterol) lowering affects which benefit CVD (cardiovascular disease) risk,” said Penny Kris-Etherton, professor at Pennsylvania State University. Known to have originated ...

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Australian Researchers Open Another Frontier of Use for Aspirin

Aspirin, known for decades as the simple pain killer and later promoted to be a diluter of coagulated arteries is now being slated as healer of dementia and other neuro-cardio-vascular diseases and Australia-based Monash University is undertaking a huge clinical trial to prove or disprove it by 2018. Dementia, usually hits elderly people affecting their cognitive mind, function and memory ...

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