Monday, April 22, 2019

People with more muscle power tend to live longer

WASHINGTON: Here's yet another reason to hit the gym and lift weights. According to a recent study, by increasing your muscle power, you can prolong your life. "Rising from a chair...

Eggs for breakfast benefit those with Type 2 diabetes

WASHINGTON:  People with Type 2 Diabetes (TED) should opt for eggs for breakfast, a recent study suggests.  According to the findings, a high-fat, low-carb breakfast (LCBF) can help those with T2D control blood sugar levels...

New method better predicts tumour growth rate in 12 cancers

WASHINGTON: In new research, scientists have come up with a new formula that predicts tumour growth rate more accurately, a crucial statistic used to schedule screenings and set dosing regimens in cancer treatment.

Exercise during pregnancy guards offspring against obesity

WASHINGTON: A recent study conducted in mice found that offspring born to mice that exercised were less likely to become obese after consuming a high-fat diet later in life.  The new...

Five things to know about vaccine allergies

WASHINGTON: Only one in 760,000 vaccinations will respond with anaphylaxis and for all other side effects, there are ways around any problem, a new study shows.

Sleeping pill use indicator of a future need for BP medications

WASHINGTON: While it may help you to sleep, regular use of sleeping pill use linked to a greater need for blood pressure medications, a recent study suggests. The association was observed regardless of sleep duration and...

Individuals with lower education die from liver cancer; reveals study

WASHINGTON: Researchers have established a link between lower education and cancer mortality. The study revealed that rising rates of liver cancer deaths in the United States have largely been confined to individuals who have received...

Hormonal treatment may trigger depression in men with prostate cancer

WASHINGTON: According to a recent study, men who receive anti-hormonal treatment after having their prostate removed are 80% more likely to suffer from depression than men who don't receive this treatment.  The...

People with positive attitude likely to eat healthily: Study

LONDON:  According to a new study, people with a positive attitude are more likely to eat healthily. The research led by the University of East Anglia (UEA) examined the motivational role of a theory called regulatory...

Light physical activity may lower risk of cardiovascular disease in older women

WASHINGTON: According to a recent study, light physical activity like gardening, strolling through a park and folding clothes might be enough to lower the risk of cardiovascular disease among women 63 aged and older.