Rosemary, oregano in diet naturally combats diabetes

They found that greenhouse herbs contained more polyphenols and flavonoids

New York: Are you suffering from type-2 diabetes? You could soon cut down on your medicine bills as researchers have confirmed that including rosemary and oregano in the diet may help you control blood sugar levels naturally. They found that greenhouse herbs contained more polyphenols and flavonoids These popular culinary herbs contain diabetes-fighting More...

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The research was published in the journal Preventive Medicine
By IANS On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Want to feel 10 years younger? Bring home a dog

London: Dog owners over the age of 65 act and feel 10 years younger than their biological age, says a study. The research was published in the journal Preventive Medicine Having a dog can positively affect an elderly More...

The study appeared in the journal Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
By IANS On Friday, July 18th, 2014
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Eat leafy vegetables to reset biological clock

New York: Lipoic acid, found at higher levels in organ meats and leafy vegetables such as spinach and broccoli, may help reset and synchronise circadian rhythms or the “biological clock” found in most More...

The newly found Pontarachnid mite represents a common but still unstudied group of marine animals
By IANS On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
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Caribbean coral named after JLo

New York: A new species of Caribbean coral has been named after singer Jennifer Lopez. Researchers found the new species in Mona Passage off the coast of Puerto Rico. The newly found Pontarachnid mite represents More...

Older adults who undertake regular physical activity also report significantly less disability
By IANS On Saturday, July 12th, 2014
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Exercise best medicine for older women

Sydney: For women over age 50, daily exercise can be prescribed as medicine to reduce the risk of death, research says. Older adults who undertake regular physical activity also report significantly less disability According More...

Closeup of young woman suffering from back pain
By IANS On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Don’t curse weather for low back pain

Sydney: Sudden, acute episodes of low back pain are not linked to weather conditions such as temperature, humidity, air pressure or wind direction, new research shows. Many patients believe that weather impacts More...

Whey also improves the body's insulin response
By IANS On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
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Whey helps diabetics control blood sugar

London: Controlling blood sugar levels may be a lot easier for diabetics as researchers have discovered that consuming whey protein before a regular breakfast reduces the blood sugar spikes seen after meals. Whey More...

The findings appeared in the journal Animal Cognition
By IANS On Friday, July 4th, 2014
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Chimps imitate others closely, can set new trends

London: Chimpanzees are master copycats and, in the process, they form new traditions that are often particular to only one specific group of these primates. The findings appeared in the journal Animal Cognition Such More...

Eat an apple approximately a half hour before a meal
By IANS On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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Food items to keep you fuller, fit

New York: Feeling hungry all the time is one of the major reasons why most diets fail. Shun the unhealthy ones and go for the fuller and healthy substitutes to make diet succesful. Eat an apple approximately a half More...

The study appeared in the journal Lab on a Chip
By IANS On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
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Soon, printed tissues and organs for transplantation

Melbourne: Thousands of people die each year due to a lack of organs for transplantation, but soon you may just walk into a hospital and have a full organ printed simply by clicking the ‘print’ button More...