Statins can prevent development of neurological disorder: Study

London |Sunday, 2019 11:45:04 AM IST

Besides treating heart disease, cholesterol-lowering drugs statins can also be used to prevent the development of a neurodegenerative disease, finds a study.

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Novel tools could help treat patients with TB

New York |Sunday, 2019 11:45:04 AM IST

New diagnostic tools such as Machine Learning and precision medicine could help identify tuberculosis patients with the highest risk of reactivation of the disease, say researchers.

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Having realistic goals may help you lead better life

Geneva |Sunday, 2019 3:15:04 PM IST

You can hope for better well-being if you set realistic goals for yourself as a new study suggests that the key for later satisfaction is whether the life goals are seen as attainable and what they me

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Cutting out on these foods can help combat gastrointestinal issues

London |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST

Cutting out specific foods can alleviate gastrointestinal issues for physically active people, especially a runner, researchers say.

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Early age drinking linked to alcohol dependence: Study

New York |Sunday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST

Early onset of drinking and intoxication may lead to heavy drinking and alcohol dependence among people, warn researchers from the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation in the US.

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Long-term spaceflight not linked to major health risks: NASA 'Twins Study'

Washington |Saturday, 2019 1:15:04 PM IST

While it was previously thought that long duration spaceflight can affect the human body, even at the molecular level, new results from NASAs "Twins Study" has showed that there are no major warning s

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New technique to measure blood clot developed

London |Saturday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

Scientists have developed a new technique that allows them to measure blood clotting as well as the formation of free radicals, that leads to the build-up of blood clots, which in turn cause heart dis

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Push-ups can keep heart disease risk at bay: Study

New York |Saturday, 2019 12:45:04 PM IST

Active, middle-aged men who can complete more than 40 push-ups at a time had a significantly lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes compared to those who did less than 10 push-ups, says a

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Diabetes could contribute to infertility, warn experts

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 1:45:04 PM IST

Diabetes, commonly described as a "lifestyle disease", can contribute to infertility in both women and men, warn health experts.

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Facebook allows ads to promote anti-vaccine content: Report

San Francisco |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

Facebook has enabled advertisers to promote anti-vaccine content to nearly nine lakh people interested in "vaccine controversies", the media reported.

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Women should be offered treatment options for miscarriage: Study

London |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

Though miscarriage is a traumatic experience for both parents, resulting in feelings of loss and grief that in some cases can lead to anxiety and depression, women experiencing miscarriage should be o

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Autistic children more likely to face maltreatment: Study

New York |Saturday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST

Parents, take note. If your child is suffering from autism spectrum disorder (ASD) then you have to be more cautious, as a new study has suggested they are more likely to face maltreatment than normal

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