Saturday, August 18, 2018

Hookah or cigarette, what’s more harmful?

WASHINGTON: The debate on whether smoking a cigarette or Hookah is more harmful has been an endless one. However, researchers may have finally found an answer to the same. Researchers at the University of California,...

Eating crickets is good for your guts!

WASHINGTON: Eating cricket insects can now help support the growth of beneficial gut bacteria, which in turn reduces inflammation in the body, finds a study. "There is a lot of interest right now in edible...

Viruses can alter human body’s response to vaccines, pathogens

WASHINGTON:  A research conducted at the University of California has shown that low levels of cytomegalovirus (CMV) have a significant impact on microbe and immune cell populations and how the immune system responds to...

Insulin resistance may go undetected in non-diabetics with Parkinson’s disease

WASHINGTON: A new research has found that the resistance to insulin amongst non-diabetic patients with Parkinson's Disease (PD) is a common yet largely undetected problem. Reduced glucose tolerance has long been recognized as a potential...

New ovarian cancer medicine approved for use by NHS Scotland

EDINBURGH: The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has accepted niraparib (Zejula) for use by NHS Scotland for advanced ovarian cancer. The approval of a new drug to treat ovarian cancer in Scotland has been welcomed by...

Secret behind ageing discovered!

WASHINGTON: Some German scientists have found key molecules behind ageing. Researchers from the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg discovered for the first time a protein that represents a central switching point in the...

Valued information about sensitivity of tooth

LONDON: Tooth sensitivity is very common and is curable. It is caused due to the stimulation of cells within tubes, causing a short, intense pain when the area is exposed to hot or cold...

Is white rice safe for diabetics?

LONDON: People suffering from diabetes are often told to stop consuming white rice as it is rich in carbs and can instantly up the sugar levels. But, you still can eat white rice if...

5 Amazing health benefits of pears

LONDON: Pears are much more than just a tasty and juicy fruit, they are remarkably nutritious and have some great health benefits to offer. Click here to know more about the amazing benefits of...

Napping reduces stress hormone level

LONDON: Studies have proven that napping reduces stress hormone levels. So, take a break each day from the stresses and reduce your risks, find a quiet, comfortable spot and take a nap. To feel more...