Keyword Results for   'mortality'  
Meat eaters live shorter lives  May 6, 7:43 am
Washington D.C, May 6 (ANI): The blows just keep on coming for non-vegetarians. At the heels of the news that bacon causes cancer and hot dogs contain human DNA comes this: A new review has found that meat consumption raises mortality rates.
Air pollutants put you at risk of numerous cancers  Apr 30, 12:24 pm
Washington D.C, Apr 30 (ANI): A team of researchers has linked long-term exposure to environmental pollutants to an increased risk of mortality from many types of cancer in an elderly Hong Kong population.
Lanka applies for WHO certification on malaria-free status   Apr 22, 3:24 pm
Colombo, Apr. 22 (ANI): Sri Lanka has applied for World Health Organization (WHO) certification on malaria-free status, which is a milestone in the history of health and development of the country.
Couch potato-ness responsible for 433000 deaths  Mar 24, 9:45 am
Washington D.C, Mar 24 (ANI): Can couch potato-ness take your life? A new study says yes and also reveals that by reducing sitting time, one can add years to life.
Govt. issues 'action plan' to achieve child mortality target   Mar 1, 3:01 pm
New Delhi, March.1 (ANI): India has made steady progress in reduction of under-five mortality rate from 126/1000 live births in 1990 to 49/1000 live births in 2013 as per the sample registration system report issued by the Registrar General of India.
Either move more or die early  Feb 26, 7:50 am
Washington D.C, Feb 26 (ANI): If you want to live longer, then get moving as a new study has linked moving more with decreased mortality.
Your saliva can spot early death risk  Dec 24, 11:18 am
Washington D.C, Dec 24 (ANI): What if your saliva could predict if you are at a risk of dying? A new study has revealed that levels of antibodies in saliva are associated with the risk of mortality.
'Purpose in life' lowers mortality, heart risk  Dec 4, 10:41 am
Washington D.C, Dec 4 (ANI): A new study has linked "purpose in life" to lower mortality and cardiovascular risk.
Transcendental Meditation lowers BP, heart and mortality risks  Dec 3, 10:09 am
Washington D.C, Dec 3 (ANI): Since the Nobel Prize-winning discovery of the enzyme telomerase in 1984, identifying other biological molecules that lengthen or shorten the protective caps on the ends of chromosomes has been slow going.
Diabetic men `too macho to diet` and live longer  Nov 27, 7:57 am
Washington D.C, Nov 27 (ANI): Men are more likely to die from masculinity-challenging diabetes, according to a new study.
Watching too much TV can kill you!  Oct 28, 8:44 am
Washington D.C, Oct 28 (ANI): Couch potatoes, you may want to lessen your TV-time as a team of researchers has linked prolonged TV viewing to 8 leading causes of death in the US.
PM Modi calls for reducing mother and child mortality rates  Aug 30, 3:15 pm
New Delhi, Aug 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday declared new measures to ensure decrease in infant and maternal mortality rates.
PM Modi's 11th Mann ki Baat (Part three)  Aug 30, 12:04 pm
New Delhi, Aug 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the nation on Sunday for eradication of diseases like polio, but reminded the people that more needed to be done to reduce the mortality rate of mothers and infants.
Now, a game for African midwives to help cut childbirth mortality rate   Aug 12, 5:30 pm
London, Aug 12 (ANI): Researchers have designed a board game, 'Progression,' to help African midwives prevent death and illness during childbirth.
Three cups of coffee a day may keep heart disease mortality away  Jun 28, 2:45 pm
Washington DC, Jun 28 (ANI): Coffee lovers rejoice! A new study has suggested that drinking 3-5 cups of coffee per day could cut an individual's cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality risk by up to 21 percent.
'Low' life satisfaction linked to 'high' mortality risk in older adults  Jun 9, 11:34 am
Washington, Jun 9 (ANI): A new study has showed that greater life satisfaction in adults older than 50 years of age is related to a reduced risk of mortality.
'Overweight' type 2 diabetics outlive normal-thin ones  May 5, 4:02 pm
Washington, May 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that carrying a little extra weight decreases mortality from type 2 diabetes.
Zoo authorities in Bhopal take special measures to provide relief to animals  May 2, 7:36 pm
Bhopal, May 2 (ANI): The authorities in the biggest zoo in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal city are making special arrangements to provide the animals with much-needed relief from the extreme summer heat.
Binge drinking dramatically ups mortality rate  Apr 29, 11:51 am
Washington, Apr.29 (ANI): A new study has provided a link between drinking behaviors with the overall mortality rate.
Relationship quality directly linked to mortality, blood pressure   Apr 8, 11:21 am
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A team of researchers has directly linked mortality and blood pressure to relationship quality.
More people dying of heart disease, stroke worldwide while mortality rates dip  Apr 3, 11:06 am
Washington, Apr 3 (ANI): As per a new study, global cardiovascular deaths continue to rise despite gains in prevention and treatment.
New treadmill formula predicts risk of dying over a decade  Mar 3, 10:39 am
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A new study has shed light on treadmill performance and has indicated that the performance on a treadmill helps in predicting mortality.
Chronic lack of sleep can literally kill you  Feb 27, 12:47 pm
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): If you are not sleeping at nights, it might be good idea to consult your doctor, as a new study claims to have found a link between persistent insomnia and increased inflammation and mortality.
Steamy sauna's can also be life-savers  Feb 24, 10:14 am
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): A sauna may give more than a steam bath, as a new study claims that sauna may be associated with reduced risk of cardiac, all-cause mortality.
Lifespan of children born in yrs with more sun is 5.2 yrs shorter than other kids  Jan 10, 9:39 am
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that kids born in years with a lot of sunshine have a higher probability of dying compared to children who were born in the years with less solar activity, and that means fewer grandchildren.