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Cell Phone Use Linked to Male Infertility

Hands-Free Calls May Expose Sperm to Radiation

Cell Phone Use Linked to Male Infertility

Using a hands-free device with a cell phone may affect your fertility if you keep your phone close to your testicles, Cleveland Clinic researchers warn in the journal Fertility and Sterility.

2010-08-20 19:11:11
12 Bad Bedtime Habits that take a toll on your health

12 Bad Bedtime Habits that take a toll on your health

A good night`s sleep doesn`t just boost your mood—it also improves your looks. It is important that you get the recommended eight hours per night. We compiled the most common mistakes, so you can learn how to get the most—and the best—rest possible.

2010-08-20 17:09:41
Scientists See Serious Health Risks in Gulf Oil Spill Repiratory, Mental Health Problems Among the D

Scientists See Serious Health Risks in Gulf Oil Spill Repiratory, Mental Health Problems Among the D

The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico poses serious health risks for the people who are working to clean it up and others who venture into the coastal area, scientists say in a commentary in The Journal of the American Medical Association.

2010-08-16 18:09:23
Heart attack, stroke risks higher for combative types: study

Heart attack, stroke risks higher for combative types: study

People who tend to be confrontational, especially those who are competitive and aggressive, run a higher risk of heart attack and stroke.

2010-08-16 18:07:37
Depression Linked to Slow Healing of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Depression Linked to Slow Healing of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

The healing of diabetes-related foot ulcers is affected by patients’ coping styles and their levels of depression, new research shows.

2010-08-06 19:02:08
Mental health experts ask: Will anyone be normal?

Mental health experts ask: Will anyone be normal?

An updated edition of a mental health bible for doctors may include diagnoses for "disorders" such as toddler tantrums and binge eating, experts say, and could mean that soon no-one will be classed as normal.

2010-07-28 17:45:21
Number of TB patients drops in country; 79 in every 1 lakh infected annually

Number of TB patients drops in country; 79 in every 1 lakh infected annually

The number of people being infected with tuberculosis (TB) in the country is falling as 79.4 people are found infected in every one lakh annually, a survey report said.

2010-07-06 21:08:28
Progress in Cambodia`s war on drug-resistant malaria: WHO

Progress in Cambodia`s war on drug-resistant malaria: WHO

Efforts to eliminate a drug-resistant strain of malaria near the Cambodian-Thai border have shown signs of success, the World Health Organization and local health officials said Tuesday.

2010-07-05 22:07:31
Google comes up with a new `gay only` policy

Google comes up with a new `gay only` policy

The Internet giant Google have declared a new health policy for it’s employees. The company says it will pay homosexual employees who include domestic partners on their health insurance plans more money to make up for the federal taxes they pay on that benefit, Fox News reports.

2010-07-02 23:31:13
South Asian `superbug` spreads to Australia

South Asian `superbug` spreads to Australia

A drug-resistant "superbug" has infected three Australians who travelled to India, an expert said on Friday, reinforcing fears it could spread worldwide after hitting dozens of people from Britain.

2010-08-12 15:17:36
Loneliness is harmful for health

Loneliness is harmful for health

People who have friends but don`t really bond with them or are in relationships without any emotional connect can end up feeling really lonely. And this loneliness can lead to poor health, according to new research.

2010-06-25 15:16:33
US sees BD as ÔÇÿGlobal Health Initiative PlusÔÇÖ country

US sees BD as ÔÇÿGlobal Health Initiative PlusÔÇÖ country

The United States has selected Bangladesh as one of the eight `Global Health Initiative Plus’ countries to improve the country’s health situation through additional bankrolling of the sector

2010-06-23 00:45:00
Charge hearing against Rid Pharma on July 12

Charge hearing against Rid Pharma on July 12

A Dhaka court fixed July 12 for charge hearing against Rid Pharmaceuticals owners in a case filed against them for manufacturing toxic syrup.

2010-06-20 12:06:27
More docs to be appointed soon to ensure health service, Health Minister tells parliament

More docs to be appointed soon to ensure health service, Health Minister tells parliament

Health and Family Welfare Minister AFM Ruhal Huq Sunday told parliament that some 3,551 doctors appointed on ad-hoc basis would join soon to resolve the prevailing doctors’ crisis.

2010-06-20 12:05:32
Lead in colour: 80 percent people affected in Bangladesh

Lead in colour: 80 percent people affected in Bangladesh

Environmentalists Saturday expressed apprehension that millions of people of Bangladesh are victims of poisonous lead-mixed colours, the old and children being in a vulnerable situation. 

2010-06-19 12:35:44