Aspirin may lower risk of ovarian cancer

New York: Taking a low-dose of aspirin daily may help women lower their risk of developing ovarian cancer by 23 per cent, suggests a new study. Aspirin is thought to lower cancer risk by reducing inflammation Ovarian cancer is the most fatal gynaecological cancer, largely due to lack of early detection strategies and is believed that the inflammation More...

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By Agencies On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Aerobic exercises may help combat depression, schizophrenia

London: Adhering to moderate levels of aerobic exercise like brisk walking, swimming, running, or cycling for just two to three times a week for at least 150 minutes can reduce symptoms of depression and schizophrenia, More...

By Agencies On Sunday, September 30th, 2018

New birth control pills may cut ovarian cancer risk

London: New types of combined birth control pills — containing both lower doses of oestrogens and newer progestogens — may reduce the risk of ovarian cancer among young women, says a study. Most (86 More...

By Agencies On Friday, September 21st, 2018

Eating food cooked on wood, coal may impair your lungs

New York: Love to eat food cooked on the barbecue? Beware, it is associated with increased risk of respiratory illness or death, researchers warned. Acute respiratory disease hospitalisations or deaths were 36 per More...

By Agencies On Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Coffee may prolong lifespan for people with kidney disease

London: Drinking coffee may help reduce the risk of death for people with chronic kidney disease, suggests a study. Caffeine is known to promote the release of substances, such as nitric oxide Comparing with people More...

By Agencies On Friday, August 31st, 2018

Amazonian fruit camu camu could be key to preventing obesity

Toronto: Consuming an extract of camu camu — a fruit native to the Amazon — can likely prevent obesity induced by a high-fat and high-sugar diet as well as metabolic disease, finds a study. Anti-obesity More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Over 80% of UTIs caused by E coli found in poultry

New York: A strain of Escherichia coli (E coli) found in retail chicken and turkey products may cause a wide range of urinary tract infections in people, a new study has found. This same poultry-adapted strain was More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Dairy products consumption may prevent cerebrovascular diseases

London: Consuming dairy products like milk, cheese and yoghurt may be beneficial as they protect against mortality from cerebrovascular causes, suggests a study, emphasising the need to reconsider previous guidelines More...

By Agencies On Sunday, August 26th, 2018

How diet can aid in healthy cellular ageing in women

New York: Having a diet that is rich in fruit, vegetable and whole grain and low in added sugar, sodium and processed meat could help promote healthy cellular ageing in women, a study has showed. In men, the findings More...

By Agencies On Sunday, August 26th, 2018

Two-in-one pill could boost treatment for BP

London: A single pill with two drugs could transform blood pressure treatment as most of the patients are often reluctant to take more than a pill, according to a research. It recommended starting most patients More...