Thu, Dec 8, 2016 | updated 09:37 PM IST

New Delhi [India], Dec. 8 (ANI): As Delhi is reeling under the pressure of severe pollution and the dip in temperature is creating havoc, you may need some simple techniques from Sanatan Kriya for 10 minutes daily to keep your lungs strong and system toxin free, says spiritual head of Dhyan Ashram Yogi Ashwini.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 8 (ANI): Including magnesium rich food like spices, nuts, beans, cocoa, whole grains and green leafy vegetables in your diet daily may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease, stroke and type-2 diabetes, reveals a study.

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Do yoga daily to prevent prehypertension
Updated: Dec 08, 2016 11:22 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 8 (ANI): Practicing yoga for one hour daily can reduce blood pressure in people with prehypertension, says a new study conducted by Indian researchers.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 7 (ANI): Is your doctor understanding and considers your concerns? A new study says that doctors need to develop a broader skill of empathy to imagine the patient's experience while undergoing treatment, rather than being compassionate and sympathetic.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 7 (ANI): Children growing up on farms have fewer seasonal allergies like hay fever and allergic asthma compared to their urban counterparts, finds a study, adding that breathing in dust from farms seems to stimulate the production of a protein called A20, which limits inflammation in the lungs leading to lower rates of asthma.

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Inhale through nose to enhance memory: Study
Updated: Dec 07, 2016 12:47 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 7 (ANI): A recent study reveals that inhaling through nose heightens memory and response to fearful stimuli, whereas the effects disappear while mouth breathing.

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Zika virus can cause glaucoma in infants: Study
Updated: Dec 07, 2016 11:03 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 7 (ANI): A team of researchers has found that Zika virus during gestation can cause glaucoma-- permanent damage to the optic nerve and blindness-- in infants.

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New Delhi [India], Dec. 6 (ANI): Social media today can do much more than just connect and communicate. It can also help save lives.

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Washington D.C. [United States],Dec 6 (ANI): People, especially women, who groom all pubic hair at least 11 times a year, are four times more likely to suffer from Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) than those who never groomed, warns a new study.

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Cancer drug may increase new eggs in women, study
Updated: Dec 06, 2016 15:06 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 6 (ANI): British researchers have revealed that a chemotherapy drug combination, commonly used to target cancer, may increase the number of non-growing eggs in women's ovaries.

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New Delhi [India], Dec. 6 (ANI): Current approaches to dealing with burnouts in doctors on an individual case-by-case basis, is not effective and the issue should instead be tackled with organisation-wide initiatives, according to researchers at the University of Manchester and the University of Southampton.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 6 (ANI): Does food at social gatherings tempt you? A team of researchers has found that men in particular demonstrate their virility and strength on parties or at holiday meals at risk of overeating.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 6 (ANI): Do you encourage your children in reading and writing? A study reveals that four-year-old kids with average and low vocabulary skills learn more effectively with an adult reading an e-book to them than relying solely on the e-book's voiceover.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 6 (ANI): Moderate Intensity Continuous Training (MICT) for three and five times a week is linked to improved sperm count and other measures of sperm quality in just a six months, reveals a study.

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Washington D.C [US], Dec. 5 (ANI): In a recent study conducted at the Case Western Reserve University, researchers have developed a portable sensor that can assess the clotting ability of a person's blood 95 times faster than current methods-using only a single drop of blood.

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Repeated dieting may lead to weight gain
Updated: Dec 05, 2016 15:26 IST

Washington D.C [US], Dec. 5 (ANI): A recent research published in Evolution, Medicine and Public Health suggests that repeated dieting may lead to weight gain because the brain interprets the diets as short famines and urges the person to store more fat for future shortages.

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Jayalalithaa on ECMO: What is it?
Updated: Dec 05, 2016 12:43 IST

New Delhi [India], Dec. 5 (ANI): The nation remains under huge tension as the health condition of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa remains critical.

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Washington D.C [US], Dec. 5 (ANI): A recent study conducted at the University College London found that women with dementia have fewer visits to the doctors, receive less health monitoring and take more potentially harmful medication than men with dementia.

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Washington D.C [US], Dec. 5 (ANI): A recent analysis of all current studies on nut consumption and disease risk has revealed that people who eat at least 20g of nuts a day have a lower risk of heart ailment, cancer and other diseases.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 4 (ANI): A team of researchers has found that reducing agricultural land immediately surrounding lakes and streams can improve water clarity by limiting nutrient runoff.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 4 (ANI): US researchers have found that patients who can potentially benefit most from participation in clinical trials due to poor prognosis often are not included in eligibility criteria of existing medical illnesses.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 4 (ANI): US researchers have found that between 2005 and 2015, cancer cases increased by 33 percent, mostly due to population aging and growth plus changes in age-specific cancer rates.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 4 (ANI): To help people get rid of large kidney stones, US Researchers have promoted a non-surgical way by suggesting off-label use of drugs called alpha blockers that can facilitate stone passage.

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Washington D.C [US], Dec. 4 (ANI): In a recent research presented at the 58th ASH Annual Meeting, scientists have reported the highest and most sustained levels of the essential blood-clotting factor in patients with the inherited bleeding disorder, hemophilia B.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 3 (ANI): New mothers take note! Repetitive and self-focused negative thoughts about your problems can affect interaction with your babies, warns a new study.

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WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 3 (ANI): A recent study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, reveals a new way to improve the stability of common protein drugs and extend shelf life.

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Sleep deprivation could hamper heart functioning
Updated: Dec 03, 2016 13:36 IST

Washington D.C [US], Dec. 3 (ANI): According to a recent study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), too little sleep takes a toll on your heart.

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WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 3 (ANI): A recent research published in Nature Communications provides an early evidence that a panel of microRNA may be used in the future as a biomarker for several types of cancer.

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WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 3 (ANI): In a path breaking discovery, scientists from Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a new probe that allows them to image brain molecules without using any chemical or radioactive labels.

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Research sets new target for brain cancer therapy
Updated: Dec 03, 2016 13:26 IST

Washington D.C [US], Dec. 3 (ANI): A recent study suggests that two recently discovered genetic differences between brain cancer cells and normal tissue cells could offer clues to tumor behavior and potential new targets for therapy.

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Cataract ups risk of depression in older adults
Updated: Dec 03, 2016 12:52 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 3 (ANI): Older adults, especially women, with cataract are more likely to have symptoms of depression, says a new study.

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