Drinking green tea could prevent artery explosion

Abdominal aortic aneurysms often go unnoticed because there are no symptoms until they burst

Tokyo: Your love for green tea might save you from abdominal aortic rupture — a deadly condition of the main artery of the body that often turns out to be a silent killer, researchers say. Abdominal aortic aneurysms often go unnoticed because there are no symptoms until they burst The findings showed that green tea polyphenol, which is a major More...

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A prebiotic fibre passes through the gut for the microbes in the lower gut to digest
By Agencies On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
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Soluble corn fibre can help women build stronger bones

New York: Supplementing food with soluble corn fibre at two critical times in a woman’s life – adolescence and post-menopause – can help build and retain calcium in the bones, two studies have More...

They focused on flavanones such as hesperidin, eriocitrin and eriodictyol
By Agencies On Monday, August 22nd, 2016
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Eat oranges to ward off heart disease, diabetes risk

New York: Higher intake of citrus fruits like oranges and lemons can help keep you healthy as well as prevent harmful effects of obesity-related heart disease, liver disease and diabetes, a study has found. They More...

Inks contain a combination of several ingredients and more than 100 different colorants
By Agencies On Saturday, August 20th, 2016
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Getting tattoos in unhygienic setting ups infection risk

London: While more young men and women are getting inked today than ever, researchers have warned that bacterial infections may happen in up to five per cent of cases, especially when the tattooing was carried out More...

People who want to lose weight are more likely to experience weight discrimination
By Agencies On Thursday, August 18th, 2016
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If overweight, be friendly with thinner people

New York: People who are trying to shed pounds are more likely to lose weight if they include thinner people in their social lives, according to a study. People who want to lose weight are more likely to experience More...

Swapping one 8-ounce sugar-sweetened beverage with an 8-ounce serving of water could reduce daily calories
By Agencies On Monday, August 15th, 2016
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Replace sugary drink with water to cut obesity

New York: Replacing one little calorie-laden sugary soda with water may significantly help reduce body weight as well as improve overall health, says a study. Swapping one 8-ounce sugar-sweetened beverage with an More...

Using exercise from the earliest stages of the illness could reduce the likelihood of long-term disability
By Agencies On Saturday, August 13th, 2016
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Exercise may improve working memory in schizophrenia patients

London: Aerobic exercise can significantly help individuals improve the ‘cognitive deficits,’ especially loss of working memory linked with schizophrenia, finds a study. Using exercise from the earliest More...

CA is chemically similar to CA and is also available as a dietary supplement
By Agencies On Tuesday, August 9th, 2016
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Citrus fruit extract may prevent kidney stones

New York: Researchers have found evidence that a natural citrus fruit extract can inhibit the growth of painful kidney stones and even dissolve the crystals. CA is chemically similar to CA and is also available More...

Each of these cells was found to keep a 24-hour rhythm
By Agencies On Sunday, August 7th, 2016
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Our biological clock can regulate inflammatory arthritis

London: Researchers have found that a protein created by the body’s “biological clock” regulates inflammatory arthritis, explaining why the human body is often found to be stiff in the morning More...

People with sleep disorders may be more likely to have another stroke
By Agencies On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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Sleep disorders may increase risk of stroke

London: People with sleep disorders like insomnia and sleep apnea are more likely to have a stroke or recovery problems after having one than those who get sound sleep, says a study. People with sleep disorders More...