Black coffee daily can cut liver disease risk

Coffee is safe for people with liver diseases but one has to remember that moderation is the key

New Delhi: If you are a coffee lover, here is another reason to go for an extra cup. According to health experts, two-three cups of black, caffeinated coffee without sugar and a little bit or no milk can reduce the risk of liver disease – including liver cancer. Coffee is safe for people with liver diseases but one has to remember that moderation More...

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The majority of participants had mild to moderate asthma for six months to more than 23 years.
By Agencies On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
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Yoga may reduce impact of asthma in your life

Hong Kong: If you are suffering from asthma, practising yoga may offer some relief from the chronic disease and improve your quality of life, suggests new research. The majority of participants had mild to moderate More...

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By IANS On Sunday, April 24th, 2016
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‘Jogging without prior exercise damages knees’

New Delhi: Jogging without any proper prior exercise or knee activity can damage the knee joints requiring them a long duration for recovery, said joint replacement experts. He said that the prevalence of such cases More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, April 21st, 2016
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Even daily-use products can make you fat!

New York: Exposure to chemicals found in everyday products can lead to an increase in body fat which may pose various health hazards, reveals new research. Phthalate exposure can be closely associated with the rise More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, April 14th, 2016
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Overweight people more likely to eat junk

London: Overweight people make unhealthy food choices as compared to lean people when presented with real food even though both make similar selections when presented with hypothetical choices, finds a study. The More...

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By Agencies On Saturday, April 9th, 2016
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Eat pears regularly to improve BP, heart functions

New York: Consuming pears everyday may improve blood pressure and vascular function in middle aged people with metabolic syndrome (Mets), a study has found. Age-related vascular dysfunction has been shown to be More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, April 7th, 2016
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Fresh fruit reduces risk of heart attack, stroke

London: A fruit a day can keep heart diseases at bay, a new study has found, adding that people who eat fresh fruit regularly are less prone to a heart attack or stroke than people who rarely eat fresh fruit. Fruit More...

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By Agencies On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016
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Dietary calcium may lower heart disease risk

London: In older adults, especially women, higher dietary calcium intake may lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, but not of stroke and fracture, new research suggests. The authors performed their analyses More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Want to stay strong even at old age? Exercise regularly

Toronto: The “secret” to staying strong as we age is superb fitness that can be achieved by regular exercise, suggests new research. These are individuals in their 80s and 90s who actively compete in More...

In Asia, turmeric is already used to treat many health conditions
By Agencies On Friday, March 25th, 2016
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Humble `haldi’ can help fight deadly TB

New York: Turmeric (haldi), an essential ingredient that spices up an Indian curry, may help fight drug-resistant tuberculosis, new research has found. In Asia, turmeric is already used to treat many health conditions In More...