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  • Antacid ranitidine could cause cancer, health alert sounded
    Antacid ranitidine could cause cancer, health alert sounded
    New Delhi, September 25 (IANS) The Drugs Controller of India on Tuesday sounded a public health alert on ranitidine, a old, cheaply-priced medicine used commonly to counter stomach acidity, as some drug regulators in other countries have found it to…
  • Fish oil show promise in prevention of heart attack: Study
    Fish oil show promise in prevention of heart attack: Study
    New York, September 25 (IANS) Vitamin D and Omega-3 (fish oil) trial shows promise in prevention of cancer death and heart attacks, a new study suggests. Results have been mixed but show promise for some outcomes and now confirmed by updated meta…
  • Peanut butter for a healthier you
    Peanut butter for a healthier you
    New Delhi, September 24 (IANSlife) Peanut butter, a high-protein spread made from grounded peanuts, is a nutritious and delicious snacking option. A staple in many countries, especially the US, it is finding growing acceptance in India due to…
  • Fat mass index linked to heart disease in diabetics
    Fat mass index linked to heart disease in diabetics
    Toronto, September 24 (IANS) Fat mass index, not body mass index (BMI), is linked to a higher risk of cardiovascular events in people with diabetes, says a study. Heart disease is a major cause of death worldwide, and obesity is a major risk factor…
  • Why your baby deserves the best massage
    Why your baby deserves the best massage
    New Delhi, September 23 (IANSlife) A practice that has its roots in ancient times, baby massage is an important step in babys skin care routine. Apart from soothing and strengthening the muscles, a massage has many added benefits, including…
  • Walking patterns could identify dementia types: Study
    Walking patterns could identify dementia types: Study
    London, September 23 (IANS) Researchers have found that walking may be a key clinical tool in helping doctors accurately identify the specific type of dementia a patient has. Published in the Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer…
  • Improving diet cuts risk of heart attacks in kids: Study
    Improving diet cuts risk of heart attacks in kids: Study
    Porto Alegre (Brazil), September 23 (IANS) Encouraging physical activity and improving diet in children is crucial to cut deaths from cardiovascular disease (CVD), a new study suggests. "Atherosclerosis - clogged arteries - starts in childhood and…
  • Protein that slows down fracture-healing in older people
    Protein that slows down fracture-healing in older people
    New York, September 23 (IANS) Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found a certain protein that is more prevalent in older people and which prevent fractured bones from healing. According to the study published in the Journal of…
  • How to fight depression during economic slowdown
    How to fight depression during economic slowdown
    By Bharat Upadhyay    New Delhi, September 22 (IANS) As economic slowdown is often linked to anxiety and depression, which may also become a reason for suicide, experts suggest that rather than thinking about the future, working people need to…
  • Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola: WHO
    Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola: WHO
    Health workers dressed in protective suits are seen at the newly constructed MSF(Doctors Without Borders) Ebola treatment centre in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo. (REUTERS File Photo)   DAR ES SALAAM, SEPTEMBER 22 (REUTERS): Tanzania is…
  • Over a third of Pak children miss out on vaccines
    Islamabad, September 22 (IANS): In Pakistan, more than a third of children miss out on vaccines, a government report, said adding that only 66 per cent of children aged between 12 and 23 months received all basic vaccinations in 2017-18 and just 51…
  • Heartfulness meditation cultivates gratitude: Study
    Heartfulness meditation cultivates gratitude: Study
    Hyderabad, September 21 (IANS) Heartfulness meditation can contribute to cultivating gratitude among practitioners, a study said. The study published in the International Journal of Recent Scientific Research has confirmed that Heartfulness…
  • Women respond quicker to natural disasters than men: Study
    Women respond quicker to natural disasters than men: Study
    New York, September 21 (IANS) Women are quicker to take cover or prepare to evacuate during an emergency, but often have trouble convincing the men in their life to do so, a new study suggests. "We also found that there are many barriers that…
  • Today is World Alzheimer’s Day 2019:  Know the common facts of Alzheimer's
    Today is World Alzheimer’s Day 2019: Know the common facts of Alzheimer's
    Morung Express News Dimapur | September 20  World Alzheimer's Day is observed on September 21. Alzheimer's disease is a progressive disorder, destroys memory and leads to degeneration of cells, impacting important mental functions.  Alzheimer's…
  • Your personality can reveal how often do you exercise
    Your personality can reveal how often do you exercise
    New York, September 20 (IANS) If you have not been able to meet your gym goals despite persistant efforts to wake up early or hitting that running session on a hot summer afternoon, blame it on your personality. According to researchers from…
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