After effects: Adult survivors of childhood cancer at high BP risk

According to a recent study, people who survived childhood cancer are more than twice as likely as the general population to have high blood pressure

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This experimental therapy involving computer avatars can help schizophrenia pat...

The most common symptoms of schizophrenia include delusions and auditory hallucinations. The avatar therapy was found to reduce those symptoms.

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Is playing football bad for you? Study to look at long-term health risks

The Football Association and Professional Footballers’ Association appointed an independent research team, based in Scotland, to undertake a study.

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Senior citizens, take note. This simple habit can help you add years to your li...

New research shows that adding more years to your life is as simple as leaving the house every day.

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Child alert: IVF babies at greater risk of congenital heart defects

According to a recent study, in vitro fertilization has been linked with an increased risk of congenital heart defects.

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Do you use mouthwash regularly? Beware, it may increase risk of diabetes

New research has found that most mouthwashes can cause major shifts in blood pressure levels and lead to an increased risk of diabetes, at the same ti

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Brainy exercise: You can actually sweat your way to a better memory

The research found that participants who experienced greater fitness gains also experienced greater increases in brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BD

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Trying to conceive? Shed those extra kilos first if you want a healthy baby

The analysis found that compared with children of normal weight mothers, children whose mothers were overweight prior to pregnancy had 17% and 51% inc

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Not so stylish: Cigars may be just as harmful, addictive as cigarettes

The researchers analysed the nicotine in smoke from popular brands of “small” or “filtered” cigars -- cigars that are almost identical to ciga

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Diabetes is on the rise in India. Here's why you shouldn't take blood sugar lig...

Diabetes is a chronic disease caused when either pancreas does not produce enough insulin or the cells in the body do not respond properly to insulin.

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Cool beans! Three coffees a day linked to more health than harm

People who drink three to four cups of coffee a day experience lower risks of premature death and heart disease than those who abstain.

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Cinnamon can improve metabolism and help lose weight. Here's how

A study has found that cinnamon, a common household spice, improves metabolic health by acting directly on fat cells.

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The Iron Paradise: Dwayne Johnson's travelling gym has 18,000 kg equipment

The Rock thanked his crew in an Instagram video for setting up “40,000 pounds of twisted steel, sex appeal and heartache” at the shoot location.

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You were told carbs are bad. This bikini model's transformation will bust the m...

For years, carbohydrate-rich food like bread and pasta have earned a bad rep. Our gym trainers often discourage us from eating carbs because there is

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Are you a food snitcher? Here's why you like to eat from other people's plates

Let’s face it we have all done it, eating from other people’s plates but have you ever figured out why we do it? We got in touch with experts, who

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Looking to lose weight quickly? Eat six meals a day to shed a few kilos in a we...

Consuming six small meals a day helps you to avoid overeating - people are often unaware of how many additional calories they eat due to having portio

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Take your meds: Popping heartburn pills doesn't up dementia risk

In a new study, scientists were able to conclude that developing dementia or Alzheimer’s disease (the most common form of dementia) did not appear t

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Swipe away: Strengthen your psychological well-being through mobile apps

According to a new study, individuals suffering from mental health problems can strengthen their psychological well-being through mobile apps.

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Here's how consuming eggs during pregnancy helps cut risk of food allergies in ...

Eating eggs, peanuts and shellfish during pregnancy may help in protecting the new born from food allergy symptoms, says a recent study.

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Seek help if you have an eating disorder or it'll wreck your health in the long...

A recent study says eating disorders could lead to greater body weight, larger waist circumference and lower psychological wellbeing as well as a lowe

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