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Adult height linked to heart disease Dec 13, 1:18 pm
Washington, Dec. 13 (ANI): A new study has suggested a connection between an adult's height and the prevalence of coronary artery calcium (CAC), a direct marker of plaque in the arteries that feed the heart.
London, December 13 (ANI): Researchers have said that James Bond's excessive alcohol consumption is likely to put him at "high risk" of cirrhosis, liver disease, tremors and impotence.
Breast cancer drug halves disease risk in post-menopausal women Dec 13, 11:06 am
London, Dec. 13 (ANI): A new study has shown that taking the breast cancer drug anastrozole for five years reduces the chances of developing the disease in high risk post-menopausal women by 53 percent compared with women who took a placebo.
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A team of researchers have identified rare variations in a gene that doubles a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life.
'Father of Pak Taliban' issues fatwa for parents to give polio vaccination to kids despite TTP warnings Dec 11, 11:01 am
Islamabad, Dec. 11 (ANI): Pakistan's religious scholar, commonly known as the "Father of the Taliban", has issued a fatwa urging parents to immunize their children against polio and other fatal diseases, saying that vaccinations comply with the Islamic law.
Washington, Dec. 9 (ANI): Par'sk USA has launched Tenerarca a stylish new line of anti-microbial leather cases for iPhones and iPads.
Washington, Dec 09 (ANI): Researchers have manipulated key biological events in adult blood cells to produce a form of haemoglobin normally absent after the newborn period.
Key to preventing dementia: Mediterranean diet Dec 9, 11:21 am
Melbourne, Dec. 9 (ANI): UK scientists have found that the Mediterranean diet, which includes fresh fruits, vegetables, nuts, fish and olive oil, could help in reducing the risk of developing dementia later in life.
Novel hormone essential for heart's development identified Dec 9, 10:51 am
Washington, Dec. 9 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a gene encoding a hormone that could potentially be used as a therapeutic molecule to treat heart diseases.
London, Dec 9 (ANI): Roy Hodgson and his England players will need vaccinations against Rabies and Yellow Fever before they head for their Brazil World Cup rumble in the jungle, according to reports.
Washington, December 8 (ANI): Scientists have found that treating the patients who are suffering from stable coronary artery disease but haven't experienced a heart attack and an abnormal stress test with common procedure of angioplasty may not provide additional benefits compared to drug therapy alone.
Kate brings early Christmas cheer to kids at UK hospice Dec 8, 12:45 pm
London, Dec. 8 (ANI): Kate Middleton recently met up with children dealing with life-threatening diseases and their parents at a UK hospice to cheer them up and get a better understanding of their predicament.
Washington, Dec. 8 (ANI): Inability of the artery that supplies blood to the penis to expand and contract properly is the reason behind erectile dysfunction (ED).
London, Dec. 7 (ANI): Researchers have cast doubt on vitamin D's ability to offer us protection against diseases like cancer, diabetes and dementia.
How skin diseases affect rest of body Dec 7, 11:15 am
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that the skin is capable of communicating with the liver.
New cancer drug shows promise for treating deadly disease Dec 7, 10:47 am
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): A new study has presented very promising results for the treatment of the cancer form multiple myeloma.
Gut bacteria linked to colorectal cancer Dec 7, 10:47 am
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that colorectal cancer patients had fewer beneficial bacteria and more harmful bacteria than people without the disease.
Soon, sight-saving treatment to protect eyes from cataract Dec 6, 10:49 am
Washington, Dec 06 (ANI): Researchers have taken a step closer to prevent cataract from striking by discovering the molecular mechanism that leads to the eye disease.
Dementia sufferers set to treble by 2050 Dec 5, 11:49 am
London, Dec. 5 (ANI): A new analysis has revealed that number of people afflicted with dementia worldwide would treble by 2050.
Asthma takes toll on play, sex and work: Study Dec 5, 11:49 am
Melbourne, Dec. 5 (ANI): Asthma hampers dating, sexual pleasure and careers of people afflicted with the disease, a new study has claimed.
Melbourne, Dec. 5 (ANI): Scientists are developing a 'biopen' that contains stem cells and growth factors, to repair damaged and diseased bone.
'Alzheimer's drug to be developed within five years' Dec 5, 11:49 am
Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): Scientists have said that a drug that could provide a breakthrough for Alzheimer's disease will be available within the next five years.
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): A new study from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health has suggested that people who are more prone to developing Alzheimer's disease later in life show changes in their brains from childhood.
London, Dec 04 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new pump that could prevent patients with liver damage from undergoing transplants.
No link between contact sports and brain disease: Study Dec 4, 12:56 pm
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): A new study has said that there is only limited evidence showing a link between sports concussions and an increased risk of late-life cognitive and neuropsychiatric impairments.
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