Sunday, June 24, 2018

New research reveals a daily dose of baking soda can do wonders!

WASHINGTON: According to a research conducted by the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, a daily dose of baking soda may help reduce the destructive inflammation of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis. A team...

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...

Intermittent fasting may help you lose weight

NEW YORK: Turns out that all kinds of intermittent fasting are physically and mentally harmless. As per the recent studies, the intermittent fasting could help in weight loss. Further skipping out on eating might...

Imperial College London’s research on diabetes drug

LONDON: A certain class of diabetes drug may not reduce the risk of death among patients. According to a research conducted by the Imperial College of London, one class of drug used to treat...

Beware! Obesity can make heart rate irregular

WASHINGTON: Turns out, obesity can lead to higher chances of developing rapid and irregular heart rate. According to the study conducted by Penn State, people with obesity are more likely to develop a rapid...

What triggers depression among adults?

LONDON: A new research has pinpointed some genes that can trigger depression. As per the research conducted by the University of Edinburgh, nearly 80 genes that could be linked to depression have been discovered. The...

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...

Can diabetes affect muscle health?

WASHINGTON: Even active youngsters with Type 1 diabetes can have muscle complications, finds a study. The research team from McMaster and York universities analysed muscle biopsies of young adults with and without Type 1...

Low testosterone in men associated with chronic diseases

WASHINGTON: Testosterone deficiency in men is linked with chronic health conditions, finds a study. "If we look at data for men from a population level, it has become evident over time that chronic disease...

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...