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Weak handgrip may indicate poor health

Weak handgrip may indicate poor health

London: A handgrip could be used for early detection of health problems that may lead to premature death...

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 One in every four men in Aizawl facing cancer threat

One in every four men in Aizawl facing cancer threat

Aizawl: Men in Mizoram's capital Aizawl have much higher probability of developing cancer than their counterparts...

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 Hypertension may affect cognitive skills in children

Hypertension may affect cognitive skills in children

New York: Hypertension or high blood pressure is rapidly increasing in children, largely as a consequence of their obesity....

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Parent-child bonds may affect your midlife health

Parent-child bonds may affect your midlife health

New York: Growing up in a well-off home can benefit a child's physical health, but lack of good relationship with parents...

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 Internet addiction may up risk of depression, anxiety

Internet addiction may up risk of depression, anxiety

Toronto: Excessive use of internet may significantly increase the risk of mental health problems such as depression...

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Researchers find novel way to kill cancer cells

Researchers find novel way to kill cancer cells

New York: Researchers at Harvard Medical School have found how certain tumours develop a taste for fat over sugar...

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  Healthy diet develops better reading skills in children

Healthy diet develops better reading skills in children

London: A healthy diet may develop better reading skills in the first three school years, shows a recent study from Finland...

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Eating food off the floor is not safe at all

Eating food off the floor is not safe at all

New York: Food, once dropped on the floor, is not safe to eat, however quickly you pick it up, warns a new study... 

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  Why hereditary diseases are so hard to get rid of

Why hereditary diseases are so hard to get rid of

London: Some high-risk gene variants, such as those for Alzheimer's disease or cancer, can persist in the population....

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Low socioeconomic status a factor for heart attack

Low socioeconomic status a factor for heart attack

London: Low socio-economic status can increase the chances of getting a second heart attack or stroke....

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Being sole breadwinner may affect men's health

Being sole breadwinner may affect men's health

New York: Psychological well-being and health status declines in men as they tend to take more financial responsibility....

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 Improper diet causes poor heart health in kids

Improper diet causes poor heart health in kids

New York: Children who eat high-calorie, low-nutrition food and avoid eating healthy are at risk of having....

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 Protein key to combating lung cancer identified

Protein key to combating lung cancer identified

Singapore: Medical researchers have found that inhibiting a protein called BMI1 could impair tumour growth....

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Loss of vision considered a worst ailment: Study

Loss of vision considered a worst ailment: Study

Washington:Loss of eyesight is considered a worst ailment compared to other conditions like loss of limb, memory...

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Childhood illness not linked to higher adult mortality

Childhood illness not linked to higher adult mortality

London: Exposure to infections in childhood does not have long-lasting consequences for later life survival and reproduction...

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Kids born with heart disease at higher risk of diabetes later

Kids born with heart disease at higher risk of diabetes later

New York: Children born with heart disease have an increased risk of developing Type-2 diabetes after age 30...

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 We touch smartphones at least 2,617 times a day: Study

We touch smartphones at least 2,617 times a day: Study

New York: As smartphones become centre of our lives, a new study says that we touch our smartphones 2,617...

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  Aerobic exercises restore protein quality in heart failure

Aerobic exercises restore protein quality in heart failure

New York: Aerobic exercises such as brisk walking, running, jogging or swimming is likely to restore the cardiac... 

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 Eat more homemade food to keep diabetes at bay

Eat more homemade food to keep diabetes at bay

New York,) Ditching homemade food for that king size burger and French fries can add not only extra kilos around your...

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 One in every nine men faces risk of sudden cardiac death

One in every nine men faces risk of sudden cardiac death

New York: Nearly one in every nine men and about one in 30 women are at risk of experiencing sudden cardiac death...

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