Zika virus mystery cracked  May 21, 1:32 pm
Washington D.C, May 21 (ANI): A team of researchers from Tianjin University has solved the structure of the Zika virus helicase, which is a key target for antiviral development.
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Lancet slammed over `low-salt diet risking heart` study  May 21, 1:02 pm
London, May 21 (ANI): The prestigious medical journal The Lancet has garnered strong reaction for publishing an academic paper that claimed eating too little salt can risk hearts.
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WHO says life expectancy has increased by five years since 2000, but health inequalities persist  May 19, 5:47 pm
Geneva (Switzerland), May 19 (ANI): Dramatic gains in life expectancy have been made globally since 2000, but major inequalities persist within and among countries, according to this year's "World Health Statistics: Monitoring Health for the SDGs".
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Here`s why we need HIV vaccine  May 19, 2:08 pm
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): May 18 marks the HIV Vaccine Awareness Day that commemorates U.S. President Bill Clinton's 1997 declaration that, "only a truly effective, preventive HIV vaccine can limit and eventually eliminate the threat of AIDS."
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1 in 10 people with mental health going untreated in India  May 19, 12:57 pm
Washington D.C, May 19 (ANI): One third of the global burden of mental illness falls on China and India, where a vast mental health treatment gap exists, according to a recent study.
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India, China home to one-third of mentally ill people  May 19, 12:57 pm
Washington D.C, May 19 (ANI): According to a recent study, China and India together account for one-third of global burden of mental illness, but only a tiny fraction of the patients receive medical help.
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Antibacterial soaps, toothpaste not as harmful as thought  May 19, 12:11 pm
Washington D.C, May 19 (ANI): An agent used in many antibacterial products might not be as harmful as some had feared, according a new study.
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Smoking can help you shed those extra kilos  May 19, 7:19 am
Washington D.C, May 19 (ANI): Turns out, all those smoking supermodels were actually on to something.
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Zika virus expected to spread in Europe in late spring and summer: WHO  May 18, 4:20 pm
Copenhagen (Denmark), May 18 (ANI): The overall risk of a Zika virus outbreak across the WHO European Region is low to moderate during late spring and summer, according to a new risk assessment published today by the WHO Regional Office for Europe.
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PSRI hospital brings CO2 laser surgery to North India  May 18, 3:12 pm
Washington D.C, May 18 (ANI): Now, damsels in distress can undergo CO2 laser laparoscopy in North India, thanks to PSRI hospital.
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One third of female doctors have been sexually harassed  May 18, 2:00 pm
Washington D.C, May 18 (ANI): Thirty percent of female physicians face sexual harassment on the job, according to a recent study.
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Too many potatoes put you at high BP risk  May 18, 12:45 pm
Washington D.C, May 18 (ANI): You may want to cut down on your potato consumption as a new study has suggested that they can raise your risk for having high blood pressure.
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Eating past 8 p.m. won't make your kids fat  May 18, 10:36 am
Washington D.C, May 18 (ANI): It's a long held belief among dieters that eating after 8 p.m. can lead to a greater weight gain, but now, a team of researchers has reported finding no such link.
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US performs its first penile transplant surgery  May 17, 1:41 pm
Washington D.C., May 17 (ANI): A team of surgeons at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) have performed the nation's first genitourinary reconstructive (penile) transplant.
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'Magic bullet' to fight obesity is physical activity  May 17, 1:38 pm
Washington D.C., May 17 (ANI): A recent study have evaluated the totality of evidence and conclude that regular physical activity bears the closest resemblance to a 'magic bullet' to combat the worldwide epidemic of obesity and cardiovascular disease.
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Late motherhood through IVF: Boon or curse  May 16, 2:43 pm
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Days after a 72-year-old woman delivered a baby at a Hisar-based fertility centre, the in-vitro fertilization specialists have advocated for an age limit for the couples trying to conceive through this process, adding it is highly inappropriate for the doctors to help couples above the age of 50 to have kids.
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Soon, a blood test that can predict miscarriages  May 16, 1:01 pm
Washington D.C, May 16 (ANI): A blood test that could end the agony of miscarriages has come closer to reality after a team of scientists found a protein that helps babies stick to the womb.
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Frequent dining out leads to hypertension risk among Delhiites  May 16, 12:31 pm
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Hypertension is a condition where blood pressure exceeds the normal range. It is one of the major causes of disability and death all over the world which causes heart attacks, strokes, kidney failures and other disorders, if ignored and untreated.
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How dad's age, lifestyle can affect kids  May 16, 11:03 am
Washington D.C, May 16 (ANI): We have all heard that a mother's choices during pregnancy can affect the growing babies, but now a recent study has shown that a father's age and lifestyle may be just as important.
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20pc 2-yr-olds never tried vegetable  May 16, 9:26 am
Washington D.C, May 16 (ANI): Does your baby turn his nose up at the sight of broccoli or cabbage? Don't worry, you are not alone. A new study has found that almost one in five two-year-olds have never even tried a vegetable.
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Those `light` drinks, snacks `won`t` shed your extra kilos  May 16, 8:57 am
Washington D.C, May 16 (ANI): Just when you thought opting for the "light" versions of your favourite foods will help you lose weight, there comes a new study to burst your bubble.
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