Category: Health

Routinely screening can prevent opioid use

Washington: A new study suggests that routine screening and proper treatment for patients can prevent the opioid abuse. Researchers at…

Mortality from heart failure higher in women

Washington: Death rates from heart failure are higher for women than men, according to a study. "This is the first…

Nursing notes may help ICU patients survive

Washington: A new study revealed that nursing regular notes are a good indicator of whether intensive care unit (ICU) patients…

Structured programs can improve elderly mobility

Washington: Turns out, a regular program of structured physical activity, performed in the clinical setting, could reduce mobility loss in…

Checking for heart damage may predict risk of Pakinson’s later

New York: Examining stress and inflammation in the heart may be key to predicting risk of Parkinson's disease, say researchers,…

Herpes virus linked to Alzheimer’s, antivirals may help

London: Scientists have found evidence of a link between herpes infection and Alzheimer's disease as well as the potential of…

Being positive helps fight cancer

Tel Aviv: While having a positive attitude in life has it's owns benefits, a latest research by Israeli scientists claimed…

Certain types of tomatoes and strawberries can cause allergy

Washington: Turns out, people can catch allergies from tomatoes and strawberries depending on their variety. According to a recent study,…

‘Deaths due to cardiovascular disease on rise in India’

Washington: According to a recent study, deaths from cardiovascular disease are rising in India. Led by Dr. Prabhat Jha, the…

Omega 3 fatty acids hold the key stop cancer

Washington: A study has found that a class of molecules formed when the body metabolizes omega-3 fatty acids could inhibit…

Having an orange a day keeps away age-related vision loss

SYDNEY: If you want to prevent losing your vision as you age and keep your eyes healthy, eat oranges daily,…

Is migraine associated withear disorders?

Taipei: People with chronic migraines may be at an increased risk of developing tinnitus -- feeling of ringing in the…

Traces of cancer-causing formalin found in fish, hits trade

Bhubaneswar: Cancer-causing chemical formalin was found in fish stocks available in the markets here, an official said on Friday. Traces…

Oranges keep macular degeneration at bay

Washington: An orange a day can keep macular degeneration away! Researchers at the Westmead Institute for Medical Research have found…

Can obesity alone increase death risk?

Washington: According to a study, obesity sans other metabolic risk factors does not increase the risk of death. The results…

New compounds identified to treat Zika virus

Washington: A new chemical compound has shown promising antiviral activity that has major potential for treating Zika virus. According to…

Exercise increases brain connectivity, efficiency

Washington: Fifteen minutes of exercise creates optimal brain state for mastering new motor skills, a study has found. The study…

Teens need vigorous exercise to cut heart risk later in life

Washington: Turns out, teenagers who engage in high-intensity exercise have lower blood pressure which ultimately may lead to a lower…

10 new cancer risk genes identified

London: Using publicly available data, researchers have identified 10 new genes that are predisposed to ovarian and breast cancer among…

Tips to stay disease free in monsoon

New Delhi: Monsoon is the time when one craves for chai and pakoras. But while the rainy season ushers in…