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Womb cancer link to diet, exercise

Womb cancer link to diet, exercise

The risk of womb cancer can be reduced by exercise, diet and possibly drinking coffee, research suggests.

2013-09-11 03:37:16
Lung diseases cause 10% of Europe deaths

Lung diseases cause 10% of Europe deaths

Lung conditions are the cause of one in 10 of all deaths in Europe and smoking is a major factor, says a report from European Respiratory Society.

2013-09-05 23:22:23
Sleep `boosts brain cell numbers`

Sleep `boosts brain cell numbers`

Scientists believe they have discovered a new reason why we need to sleep - it replenishes a type of brain cell.

2013-09-04 01:00:05
Indians’ lungs 30% weaker than Europeans

Indians’ lungs 30% weaker than Europeans

A study has found that Indians have 30% lower lung function as compared to Europeans as a result of worsening air quality in Indian cities.

2013-09-01 23:21:59
Iodized salt a must after Aug

Iodized salt a must after Aug

People concerned categorically said necessary measures would be taken against the mills for producing salt without iodine after August 31.

2013-08-29 09:54:28
‘Target breeding sites to fight malaria’

‘Target breeding sites to fight malaria’

A new report says targeting mosquito breeding sites is likely to be increasingly necessary to reduce cases of malaria in Africa and Asia.

2013-08-29 01:28:49
Broccoli `slows down arthritis`

Broccoli `slows down arthritis`

Eating lots of broccoli may slow down and even prevent osteoarthritis, UK researchers believe.

2013-08-28 00:41:28
Cooperate in realizing govt ÔÇÿhealth serviceÔÇÖ pledge, Modasser urges all

Cooperate in realizing govt ÔÇÿhealth serviceÔÇÖ pledge, Modasser urges all

Prime Minister`s adviser for Health and Family Welfare Prof Dr Syed Modasser Ali urged all to extend cooperation in fulfilling the government pledge to ensure “health services for all”.

2010-09-18 22:01:37
Joint-venture Bangladesh-India international hospital: spadework done

Joint-venture Bangladesh-India international hospital: spadework done

The deal is done and the cost is estimated Tk 500 crore for building an international hospital in the port city in joint venture with an Indian company.    

2010-09-15 20:55:38
Eat veggies, fight cancer

Eat veggies, fight cancer

Smokers who ate a wide variety of fruits and vegetables lowered their risk of developing lung cancer compared with those eating a smaller range of these foods, reveals a nine-year-long study.

2010-09-13 19:00:10
Making headway on headaches

Making headway on headaches

A genetic survey of 50,000 people has revealed the first gene linked to migraine headaches and potential for more targeted treatment.

2010-09-13 18:57:29
Breastfeeding best option for mom also

Breastfeeding best option for mom also

Most new mothers know that breastfeeding is good for their babes. But a latest research shows it has lasting health benefits for mom as well.

2010-09-13 18:16:48
Do Calcium Supplements Boost Heart-Attack Risk?

Do Calcium Supplements Boost Heart-Attack Risk?

A study looking at 15 randomized trials finds the use of calcium supplements without coadministered vitamin D is associated with an increased risk of heart attack.

2010-09-13 14:32:46
How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?

How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?

The term sleep disorder may suggest someone tossing and turning all night, but lying awake for hours with insomnia is just one example of many conditions that affect how you sleep and function during the day. In fact, you can have a sleep disorder and not even know it, according to an article published on health.com.

2010-08-24 01:34:56
Could Your Child Have ADHD?

Diagnosing ADHD in Children

Could Your Child Have ADHD?

When you take your child to the pediatrician for a sore throat, a quick test can tell if it’s strep throat and put your child on the way to a course of antibiotics and generally a quick recovery.

2010-08-24 01:12:29