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Fist-bumping: A healthier way of greeting  Jul 29, 4:04 pm
Washington, July 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that "fist-bumping" is a healthier way of greeting as this transmits fewer bacteria as compared to either handshaking or high-fiving.
Running for 5 mins daily may add years to your life  Jul 29, 1:28 pm
Washington, July 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that daily running helps in reducing risks of cardiovascular diseases that might lead to death, regardless of duration and speed.
'Body clock' makes drugs for treating pneumonia ineffective  Jul 28, 5:58 pm
Washington, July 28 (ANI): A new study has revealed that drugs widely used to treat lung diseases, like asthma and pneumonia, work with the body clock, which makes them ineffective.
NDMC school children hold awareness rally for prevention of dengue and chikungunya  Jul 26, 2:31 pm
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) Chairman Jalaj Shrivastava today flagged off a rally by school children to spread awareness regarding prevention of diseases like Dengue and Chickungunya.
'Right' fat can keep your heart healthy  Jul 22, 2:02 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): a new study claims that though excess of fat is not good for your heart, the right type of fat will help keeping it healthy.
CII releases National White Paper on tackling Non Communicable Diseases within PSEs  Jul 18, 7:24 pm
New Delhi, July 18, (ANI): Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly) released a National White Paper on tackling NCDs (Non Communicable Diseases) within Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) at the 2nd National NCD Summit today.
Nicole Scherzinger warns Magaluf girl about STDs  Jul 12, 3:16 pm
London, July 12 (ANI): Nicole Scherzinger warned Magaluf girl, who went viral for giving oral sex to 24 men about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) saying that she needs to disinfect her mouth.
Scientists inch closer to disrupt malaria parasite's life-cycle  Jul 10, 4:58 pm
Washington, July 10 (ANI): The search for vaccination to stop the transmission of world's deadliest diseases, Malaria, has reached a new level as scientists are getting closer to disarrange the life-cycle of the parasite.
Dark chocolate helps artery disease patients walk better  Jul 7, 1:43 pm
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A new Italian study has found out that people with artery diseases can improve their walking ability by eating dark chocolates.
Cheaper drugs can improve outcome for heart attack treatment  Jul 5, 5:31 pm
Washington, July 5 (ANI): A new study suggests that out of the two drugs used for preventing blood clot formation, heparin, could result in improved outcomes in the treatment for heart diseases.
How to keep insects off this summer  Jun 29, 4:13 pm
Washington, June 29 (ANI): Scientists have come up with the ways one can identify the insects that are harmful, the diseases they carry and how to safely avoid them during summer means an increase in bug and insect activity.
Pig whipworm genome may help treat autoimmune diseases  Jun 21, 11:32 am
Washington, June 21 (ANI): A team consisting of 11 institutions from six countries, including BGI, presented the whole-genome sequence of Trichuris suis, a parasitic worm in pig.
Silent Killer: Cardio-vascular diseases cause 17.3 m deaths annually   Jun 12, 5:05 pm
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the world's leading cause of death and disability. An estimate by the World Heart Federation indicates that 17.3 million deaths are caused every year due to CVD. However, this "silent killer" is also preventable and can be combated by addressing issues of adverse lifestyles, smoking, physical inactivity, improper diet and stress.
White bread helps develop 'good' gut bacteria  Jun 12, 2:45 pm
London, June 12 (ANI): Researchers have now discovered that white bread might not be bad at all, as it helps the growth of beneficial gut bacteria, the deficiency of which makes one vulnerable to diseases.
New genes involved in food preferences set to revolutionize diets and improve health  Jun 2, 10:07 am
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Researchers have said that new understanding of the genes involved in taste perception and food preferences could lead to personalised nutrition plans effective not just in weight loss but in avoiding diseases like cancer, depression, and hypertension.
How green tea helps cure pancreatic cancer  May 31, 12:39 pm
Washington, May 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed how green tea and its extracts might be able to help fight the cancer risks as well as some other diseases.
Doc claims 'Fifty Shades of Grey' is reason behind increasing STIs in elderly   May 29, 11:24 am
New York, May 29 (ANI): A doctor has claimed that because of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' elderly people are encouraged to have unsafe sex and catch diseases like chlamydia, syphilis and gonorrhea.
How DNA is 'edited' to correct genetic diseases  May 27, 10:00 am
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Researchers have taken a major step forward understanding how enzymes 'edit' genes, which has paved the way for correcting genetic diseases in patients.
Functional nerve cells from skin cells could help develop regenerative medicines  May 22, 10:03 am
Washington, May 22 (ANI): Researchers have said that a new method of generating mature nerve cells from skin cells could greatly enhance understanding of neurodegenerative diseases, and could accelerate the development of new drugs and stem cell-based regenerative medicine.
Red wine could also help fight cavities  May 22, 9:46 am
Washington, May 22 (ANI): Researchers have said that red wine could help ward off dental diseases with fewer side effects.
Nasal spray may soon replace pills to deliver drugs to brain  May 22, 9:33 am
Washington, May 22 (ANI): Researchers have said that when it comes to brain diseases pills are actually an extremely ineffecient way to deliver drugs to the brain.
Little exercise and heavy use of electronic media could lead to health risks in kids  May 21, 10:13 am
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Researchers have shown that low levels of physical activity combined with heavy use of electronic media and sedentary behaviour are linked to an increased risk for type 2 diabetes and vascular diseases already in 6-8 year-old children.
Physical activity could help overweight women avoid heart diseases  May 21, 9:54 am
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that for otherwise healthy middle-aged women who are overweight or obese, physical activity may be their best option for avoiding heart disease.
'Supermodel' mouse could give new insight into diseases like diabetes, obesity  May 21, 9:50 am
Washington, May 21 (ANI): A lean "Supermodel" mouse type has revealed the potentially critical role played by a largely unknown gene that regulates metabolism, findings that could provide new insight into diseases ranging from diabetes to obesity.
Scans of Egyptian mummies reveal what they ate, diseases they suffered from  May 20, 3:03 pm
London, May 20 (ANI): The British Museum has carried out scans on eight Egyptian mummies, which has enabled scientists for the first time to tell the age of the mummies, what they ate, the diseases they suffered from, and how they died.
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