High Vitamin D levels associated with low colon cancer risk

New York: Consuming a Vitamin D rich diet is not only beneficial for your bones but can also keep colorectal or colon cancer at bay, a new study shows. Vitamin D can be obtained in the diet, particularly from fortified foods, from supplements, and from sun Compared to participants with circulating vitamin D concentrations considered sufficient for bone More...

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By Agencies On Monday, June 11th, 2018

Healthy lifestyle habits may quickly lower blood pressure

New York: Researchers have demonstrated that a programme aimed at helping people modify lifestyle factors such as diet and exercise is as effective as medication at reducing blood pressure. Diet and exercise is More...

By Agencies On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Weight loss in elderly may harm bone strength

New York: While loosing excess weight can be considered healthy, researchers claim that it may reduce bone density, bone architecture and bone strength in older adults. Older adults who are losing weight should More...

By Agencies On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Night time snacking linked with poor sleep, obesity

New York: Are you in the habit of snacking in the middle of the night? Besides leading to unhealthy eating behaviours, it can also result in poor sleep and obesity, according to a new study. Laboratory studies suggest More...

By Agencies On Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Heart patients should focus on exercise than weight loss

London: Patients with heart disease should focus more on increasing their physical activity level, and not just weight loss, for a long life, researchers suggest. People who are physically active live longer than More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Smoothing wrinkles in cells could reverse ageing

New York: Scientists have found that removing wrinkles inside our cells could be the key to curing or preventing unwanted effects of ageing such as diabetes, fatty liver disease and other metabolic diseases — More...

By Agencies On Monday, May 21st, 2018

Exercise 4-5 times daily to delay ageing

New York: Want to stay young for long? If so, start exercising four to five times a day as it may help keep your heart stay healthy and slow down ageing, according to researchers. Larger arteries need more frequent More...

By Agencies On Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Now find Vitamin B12 in plants too

London: If you are a hardcore vegetarian but deficient in Vitamin B12, then there is a good news for you as scientists have discovered ways to increase the levels of Vitamin B12 in an ayurveda herb used in making More...

By Agencies On Friday, May 18th, 2018

Mosquito saliva can affect immune system for a week

New York: Components in the mosquito saliva can trigger an unexpected and long-lasting immune responses — up to seven days post-bite, say scientists. More than 100 proteins in mosquito saliva are mediating More...

By Agencies On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Eat fish twice a week for healthy heart

New York: Consuming fish which are high in Omega-3 fatty acids twice a week can help reduce the risk of heart failure, coronary heart disease, cardiac arrest and ischemic stroke, says a new scientific advisory from More...