Hypertension is the Most Common NCD Screened In India

HYPERTENSION IS THE MOST COMMON NCD SCREENED IN INDIA

Hypertension has been found to be the most common non communicable disease which is screened across India in Health and Wellness Centers...

Risk of Bipolar Disorder, Depression Increase by Eating Junk Foods

RISK OF BIPOLAR DISORDER, DEPRESSION INCREASE BY EATING JUNK FOODS

Feeling depressed? It's time to cut out the unhealthy junk food from your diet as it increases the risk of psychological disorders...

 
 
 
America's opioid epidemic is moving east to urban black communities, study warns

AMERICA'S OPIOID EPIDEMIC IS MOVING EAST TO URBAN BLACK COMMUNITIES, STUDY WARNS

A new Stanford University study reveals that the American opioid epidemic's third wave - driven by synthetic opioids like fentanyl...

Trump To Bar Family Planning Clinics From Abortion Referrals

TRUMP TO BAR FAMILY PLANNING CLINICS FROM ABORTION REFERRALS

The move would impede the ability of providers like Planned Parenthood to offer health care for women.

 
 
 
Haunting 'Roma' scene shines a rare spotlight on stillbirths

HAUNTING 'ROMA' SCENE SHINES A RARE SPOTLIGHT ON STILLBIRTHS

Six in 1,000 births are stillborn in the US. That rate isn't dropping. For a third, we don't know why. Insurers don't cover autopsies...

Fish oil supplements during pregnancy may protect children from high blood pressure

FISH OIL SUPPLEMENTS DURING PREGNANCY MAY PROTECT CHILDREN FROM HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

Studying obese children under the age of six, researchers at the University of Kansas found some did not have the typical spike in...

 
 
 
New study confirms: Processed carbs cause many harmful effects on health

NEW STUDY CONFIRMS: PROCESSED CARBS CAUSE MANY HARMFUL EFFECTS ON HEALTH

A study that was published in the Obesity issue of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry‘s journal, Clinical Chemistry, showed...

Novel Discovery Could Cut Unnecessary Testing for UTIs by Nearly Half

NOVEL DISCOVERY COULD CUT UNNECESSARY TESTING FOR UTIS BY NEARLY HALF

New recommendation could drastically cut unnecessary bacterial culture tests to detect urinary tract infections by 50 percent, finds...

 
 
 
A substance in the Ambrosia plant found to inhibit cancer stem cells

A SUBSTANCE IN THE AMBROSIA PLANT FOUND TO INHIBIT CANCER STEM CELLS

Scientists are always hard at work to find new weapons in the fight against cancer, and based on recent research, they may have found...

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, commonly associated with diabetes, increases the risk of heart disease, and liver, colorectal, and breast cancers

NONALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE, COMMONLY ASSOCIATED WITH DIABETES, INCREASES THE RISK OF HEART DISEASE, AND LIVER, COLORECTAL, AND BREAST CANCERS

In a new study that was published in the Journal of Hepatology, researchers were able to surmise that nonalcoholic fatty liver disease...

 
 
 
Being A Parent Is Hard - Being A Special Needs Parent Is Harder

BEING A PARENT IS HARD - BEING A SPECIAL NEEDS PARENT IS HARDER

Being a parent is hard. Being a special needs parent is harder. Comparing the two is like comparing apples to oranges. Or monster trucks...

Aggressive Breast Cancer Responds to New Drug

AGGRESSIVE BREAST CANCER RESPONDS TO NEW DRUG

In the clinical trial of the new drug, sacituzumab govitecan, about a third of the patients responded to treatment and the effect lasted...

 
 
 
Record number of operations aren't being rescheduled in time as one in 13 wait more than a MONTH

RECORD NUMBER OF OPERATIONS AREN'T BEING RESCHEDULED IN TIME AS ONE IN 13 WAIT MORE THAN A MONTH

Patients in England are facing long waits as their operations are not being rescheduled within the mandatory 28-day period. The figures...

Children exposed to air pollution on their way to school have stunted cognitive development and memory problems, study finds

CHILDREN EXPOSED TO AIR POLLUTION ON THEIR WAY TO SCHOOL HAVE STUNTED COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT AND MEMORY PROBLEMS, STUDY FINDS

There is a possibility that polluted air may be impairing your child's cognitive function. A new study finds that children who walk...

 
 
 
A diet rich in whole grains slashes risk of liver cancer by 40%, study finds

A DIET RICH IN WHOLE GRAINS SLASHES RISK OF LIVER CANCER BY 40%, STUDY FINDS

US researchers tracked 77,241 women and 48,214 men in their 50s and 60s for 24 years. Those with higher intake of whole grains, bran...

An entire class of agricultural pesticides found to damage the brains of children. IQ scores falling nationwide

AN ENTIRE CLASS OF AGRICULTURAL PESTICIDES FOUND TO DAMAGE THE BRAINS OF CHILDREN. IQ SCORES FALLING NATIONWIDE

If you've ever suspected that people are getting dumber by the day, new research has just proven humans really aren't as smart as they...

 
 
 
Salt May Be a Key Factor in Allergic Immune Reactions: Study

SALT MAY BE A KEY FACTOR IN ALLERGIC IMMUNE REACTIONS: STUDY

Salt affects allergic immune reactions. A new study investigates how elevated salt concentrations might influence conditions like atopic...

Rates for two types of cancer-linked HPV strains have plummeted since the HPV vaccine was rolled out

RATES FOR TWO TYPES OF CANCER-LINKED HPV STRAINS HAVE PLUMMETED SINCE THE HPV VACCINE WAS ROLLED OUT

A new study from the CDC found cases of women positive for HPV types 16 and 18 - responsible for about 70% of cervical cancers worldwide...

 
 
 
Eat Blueberries Every Day to Lower Your Blood Pressure

EAT BLUEBERRIES EVERY DAY TO LOWER YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE

Are you suffering from high blood pressure? Don't worry, eating 200g of blueberries every day can lower your blood pressure naturally.

Feeling down? Depression linked to cardiovascular disease in men

FEELING DOWN? DEPRESSION LINKED TO CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IN MEN

Depression affects more than just your mind. While most sufferers can attest to depression's far-reaching effects on their emotions...