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Tuberculosis drug could also help treat other diseases  Apr 18, 1:32 pm
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): A drug under clinical trials to treat tuberculosis could be the basis for a class of broad-spectrum drugs that act against various bacteria, fungal infections and parasites, yet evade resistance.
Cheap 'magic' polypill helps fight heart diseases  Apr 16, 12:01 pm
London, April 16 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that a polypill that is packed with aspirin, a statin and a blood-pressure drug can help fight heart diseases.
Roadmap to narrow down genetic cause of numerous diseases comes closer to reality  Apr 14, 2:16 pm
Washington, April 14 (ANI): Researchers have taken the first steps toward creating a roadmap that may help scientists narrow down the genetic cause of numerous diseases.
Turmeric branded latest superfood to protect against Alzheimer's   Apr 10, 2:40 pm
Melbourne, April 10 (ANI): Researchers have said that turmeric could protect against a host of brain diseases, including Alzheimer's disease.
Paleo diet more about combating chronic diseases than weight-loss regime  Apr 9, 12:45 pm
Melbourne, Apr 9 (ANI): Paleo diet, which is a weight-loss regime embraced by Hollywood royalty, was originally designed to help combat the chronic diseases faced by the modern world, according to its founder.
Eating beans, peas, chickpeas or lentils daily can reduce bad cholesterol  Apr 8, 11:37 am
Washington, April 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that eating one serving a day of beans, peas, chickpeas or lentils can significantly reduce "bad cholesterol".
New analysis finds less research attention given to diseases of developing countries  Apr 6, 1:59 pm
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): A new analysis of nearly 4 million scientific articles finds that research is disproportionately focused on diseases that primarily afflict wealthy countries.
New anti-diet book claims 'being fat makes you healthier'  Apr 6, 11:16 am
New York, April 6 (ANI): A recent study has shown that being fat may actually make you healthier and better able to fight off diseases than normal-weight counterparts.
Deadly fungus poses threat to 26-billion-pound worth of global banana crop  Apr 5, 11:25 am
London, Apr 5 (ANI): Scientists suggest that the world's banana crop, worth 26 billion pounds and a crucial part of the diet of more than 400 million people, is facing "disaster" from virulent diseases immune to pesticides or other forms of control.
More than 50 pc high-risk alcohol users cut cravings after weight loss surgery  Apr 4, 9:58 am
Washington, April 4 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that more than half of high-risk drinkers are actually less likely to report high-risk drinking behavior after weight loss surgery.
Pharmocogenomics fails to address diseases in developing countries  Apr 3, 5:05 pm
Washington, April 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that despite of various promises made by international scientific community pharmacogenomic, only a few studies have been done on the rare, orphan and tropical diseases in developing countries.
Low-cal diet increases monkeys' lifespan  Apr 2, 1:02 pm
Washington, April 2 (ANI): Researchers have found in a study that a significant reduction in mortality and in age-associated diseases was seen among the monkeys, who had calorie-restricted diets.
Diet drinks aren't good for older women's hearts   Mar 30, 11:15 am
Washington, March 30 (ANI): A new research has found that drinking two or more diet drinks in a day increases the risk of heart diseases in older, but healthy postmenopausal women.
Fried food can be more dangerous if you have wrong genes   Mar 19, 10:36 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that people with a genetic predisposition to obesity are at a higher risk of obesity and related chronic diseases from eating fried foods than those with a lower genetic risk.
Saturated fats do not cause heart diseases, study finds   Mar 18, 11:47 am
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): A new study has raised questions about current guidelines which generally restrict the consumption of saturated fats and encourage consumption of polyunsaturated fats to prevent heart disease.
Alzheimer's molecules could have been drivers of early life on Earth  Mar 17, 12:38 pm
London, March 17 (ANI): Researchers have said that amyloid plaques, a hallmark of diseases like Alzheimer's, may have acted as a catalyst to help trigger the reactions that sustain life.
New York hospital warns 4,000 patients of possible HIV, hepatitis exposure  Mar 14, 6:34 pm
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Out of an 'abundance of caution', a Long Island hospital has asked its 4,000 patients to get tested for a possible hepatitis and HIV infection because they believe that some people may have been exposed to the diseases via an insulin pen.
People with healthy BMI but big waists more likely to die young   Mar 13, 11:20 am
Washington, March 13 (ANI): A new study has found that a healthy body mass index is not enough to save people with large waist circumferences from untimely death resulting from various diseases including heart disease, respiratory problems, and cancer.
Restless legs syndrome linked to bigger underlying health problems  Mar 6, 11:31 am
Washington, March 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) may be a possible biomarker for other underlying disease.
Beer leftover hops could help fight dental diseases  Mar 6, 10:04 am
Washington, March 6 (ANI): Researchers have reported that the part of hops that isn't used for making beer contains healthful antioxidants and could be used to battle cavities and gum disease.
US genome whiz plans to treat age-related diseases  Mar 5, 4:58 pm
Johannesburg, March 5 (ANI): American scientist Craig Venter, who raced the US government to map the human genome over 10-years ago, is now on a quest to treat age-related diseases.
Genetic signals linking body weight to high risk of type 2 diabetes, heart diseases found  Mar 5, 12:49 pm
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Two recent genetic studies expand the list of genes involved with body fat and body mass index, and their connection to major Western health problems, which includes heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.
Consuming fish oil in high quantities may ward off heart diseases  Mar 5, 10:55 am
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Researchers have found that people living in Japan are better at warding off heart diseases because of their high consumption of fish or fish oil and have asked the rest of the world to follow in their footsteps.
Soon, personalized medicines could help cure you of your diseases  Mar 3, 12:13 pm
Washington, March 3 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new methodology for rapidly measuring the level of antibiotic drug molecules in human blood serum, paving the way to applications within drug development and personalised medicine.
Google Glass can potentially help save lives: Study  Feb 28, 1:58 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Google's hi-tech wearable computing device, Glass, could potentially help save lives, scientists have revealed.