Tag: Health

Breastfeeding not solely responsible for infant’s health

Washington D.C. [USA]: Breastfeeding is majorly correlated with positive health outcomes in infants, but it might not be the causal…

Smaller implanted heart valves may increase health risks

New York: Patients who underwent a minimally invasive, catheter-based approach to replace the aortic valve experienced inadequate blood flow because…

Many people missing out on the health benefits of golf

Washington: Turns out, playing golf is not only good for your mental and physical health, but it may also help…

Here’s how religious upbringing is related to one’s health

Washington: Turns out, people who indulge in spiritual practices during childhood and adolescence may have various health and well-being outcomes…

Spiritual practices in childhood may boost health, cut depression later

New York: Are you keen to boost your children's health as well as keep them away from depressive symptoms, smoking,…

Environmental pollutants could weaken your kidneys

Washington: Certain environmental pollutants, according to a study, may be the reason for deteriorating kidney health in individuals. Per- and…

Cancer to kill 10 mn in 2018 despite better prevention

Paris: Cancer will kill nearly 10 million people this year, experts said Wednesday, warning the disease's global burden continues to…

Dilip Kumar still in ICU: Here’re his health updates

Mumbai: Veteran actor Dilip Kumar's health is improving at the intensive care unit of a hospital here for treatment of…

Routine testing for prostate cancer harmful, suggest experts

Washington: Routine testing for prostate cancer is not recommended for most men as the benefit is small and uncertain and…

1.4 billion risk disease from lack of exercise: WHO

Paris: More than 1.4 billion adults are putting themselves at heightened risk of deadly diseases by not getting enough exercise,…

‘Homeless’ babies at risk of poor health: Study

New York: Babies born to homeless women are more likely to have poor health and development outcomes, says a study.…

Avoid this posture during late pregnancy

Washington: Mothers-to-be, take note! According to a recent study, reducing supine sleep - lying horizontally with the face and torso…

Conflicts may have killed 5 million children: study

Paris: Injury, disease, and hunger caused by armed conflict in Africa may have killed as many as five million children…

Yemen faces new surge in cholera cases: UN

United Nations: Yemen faces a possible third wave of a cholera epidemic, the UN warned Thursday, following a jump in…

4 Tips to Remain Healthy This Rainy Season

Rainy season is all about getting relief from the summer heat and dancing in the rain. But for most of…

Saudi medical students allowed to complete training in Canada

Ottawa: More than 1,000 Saudi medical students ordered to leave Canada because of a diplomatic row have been granted an…

Physical activity at office reduces stress

Washington: Turns out, greater physical activity at the office can help reduce psychological stress during after work hours, a new…

Eat strawberries, improve gut health

New York: Eating strawberries at a dose equivalent to as low as three quarters of a cup may reduce colonic…

Losing weight could lower risk of secondary infertility

New Delhi: Incidences of secondary infertility are growing rapidly in number. Being overweight causes a myriad of health issues and…

Repeat pregnancy higher in women with intellectual, developmental disabilities

Washington: Turns out, women having both intellectual and developmental disabilities have higher chances of having a baby within a year…