Sunday, December 16, 2018

Stomach cancer among ten most common cancers worldwide

NEW DELHI: Stomach cancer is among the ten most common cancers worldwide. In India, it stands as the third most common cancer in men as well as women. Therefore, it is crucial that more and...

Early breakfast is important for people with Type II diabetes

WASHINGTON: According to a study conducted by the University of Illinois at Chicago, an 'evening person' is linked to higher body mass indices among people with Type II diabetes, and having breakfast later in...

First ever charity, diabetes hospital opens in Islamabad

DUBAI: The first ever specialized diabetes hospital in Pakistan has been inaugurated in Islamabad on Friday. The Diabetes Center (TDC) - which has 50 medical and administrative staff, and can cater to 700 patients...

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...

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...

Vegan protein better than meat protein for heart

WASHINGTON: According to a study conducted by Loma Linda University Adventist Health Sciences Center, meat protein is associated with a sharply increased risk of heart disease while protein from nuts and seeds is beneficial...

Depression negatively impacts with heart disease

WASHINGTON: Depression negatively impacts patients with cardiovascular disease, finds a study. About one-fifth of cardiovascular disease patients suffer from depression. "While we don't know which comes first--depression or cardiovascular disease--the consensus is that depression is...

Adults not safe from pneumonia; discloses new American study

WASHINGTON: According to a study conducted by the American Geriatrics Society, a statistical link has been found between pneumonia in older people and a group of medicines commonly used to neutralize stomach acid in...

Happy feet, happy heart: Faster walking good for heart patients

WASHINGTON: Faster walking patients with heart disease are hospitalised less, a recent study has found. The three-year University of Ferrara study was conducted in 1,078 hypertensive patients, of whom 85% also had coronary heart disease...

Mouth cancer: Symptoms, treatment and risk factors

LONDON: Mouth cancer, although relatively uncommon (it accounts for one in 50 of all cancer cases), is still a potentially fatal disease due to the late stage at which it's often diagnosed, Natasha Hinde...