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Insomnia – More Dangerous Than Cancer

“A good night’s sleep” is probably one of the most underrated phrases in the world. The root cause of almost all health problems is lack of good sleep. Sleep is a bodily function that is not only related to our ... Read More »

Towards a heavier tomorrow

While Bollywood sets the trend for size zero figure and six pack abs, the country is following the extreme opposite path where the current National Family Health Survey indicates that more than 20 percent of urban Indians are overweight or ... Read More »

Babies born by C-section ‘at increased asthma risk’

London, June 30 (ANI): Babies born by ceasarean section are more susceptible to developing diseases including asthma and diabetes, according to a new research. And scientists hold stress experienced by children during the operation responsible for making genetic changes that ... Read More »

Widely used diabetes drug may improve cancer therapies

London, June 4 (ANI): A widely used anti-diabetic drug, called metformin, may boost the immune system and increase the potency of vaccines and cancer treatments, say researchers at McGill University and the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Russell Jones, Dr. Yongwon ... Read More »

Vitamin D: the best protection against cancer

London, May 30 (ANI): Taking supplements of vitamin D could reduce the incidence of breast cancer by a quarter and bowel cancer by a third, say scientists. What’s more, the vitamin, sometimes called “bottled sunshine”, should be offered to the ... Read More »

Healthy lifestyles on the decline in US

Washington, May 27 (ANI): A new study conducted in the U.S. has found that only a small proportion of adults follow healthy lifestyle pattern, and in fact, the numbers are declining. Researchers from the Department of Family Medicine, Medical University ... Read More »