For dental pain relief opt for Ibuprofen over opioids

New York: Common painkiller ibuprofen and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) alone or in combination with acetaminophen are better at easing dental pain, than opioids, say researchers. Opioids are sometimes the best option, but certainly should not be the first option While using opioids help manage pain, they also run the risk of misuse More...

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By Agencies On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Three cups of coffee, tea daily may cut stroke risk

Sydney: Are you an ardent coffee or tea lover, but advised to avoid caffeinated beverages due to your heart conditions Cheer up, drinking upto three cups of coffee or tea a day is safe as well as reduce irregular More...

By Agencies On Monday, April 9th, 2018

Daily exercise may help people with heart disease in family

New York: When heart disease runs in the family, more physical activity may be the best defence, say researchers. Being physically active is associated with a lower risk of heart disease According to the findings More...

By Agencies On Friday, April 6th, 2018

Dairy products may increase bone density in older men

New York: Men, take note. If you are suffering from low bone density or frequent pain in your spine due to ageing, then milk, yogurt and cheese may help you achieve a positive outcome, says a study led by an Indian-origin More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Broccoli may prevent hardening of neck arteries

Sydney: Eating cruciferous vegetables including broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage and sprouts three or more times per day can prevent hardening of neck arteries in elderly women and also decrease the risk of heart More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Protein from nuts, seeds could be good for your heart

New York: While eating red meat that is rich in protein is linked with increased risk of heart disease, protein from nuts and seeds could be beneficial for the human heart, suggests a study including more than 80,000 More...

By Agencies On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

High BP before pregnancy may raise miscarriage risk

New York: High blood pressure before conception and early in pregnancy may increase the risk of pregnancy loss, even if the woman does not have a hypertension diagnosis, new research has found. Elevated blood pressure More...

By Agencies On Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Stopping daily exercise may increase depression

Sydney: If you have a habit of exercising daily then you should not stop it as it may increase the symptoms of depression, according to a new study. Adequate physical activity and exercise are important for both More...

By Agencies On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Grilled meat can make your BP levels soar

New York: Unable to resist eating at least two servings of grilled, broiled, or roasted fish, chicken or beef a week? Beware! High-temperature cooking releases chemicals that may raise your blood pressure levels, More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Beetroot compound may prevent Alzheimer’s

New York: A compound found in beetroot that gives the vegetable its distinctive red colour could help prevent Alzheimer’s, finds a study that could lead to the development of drugs for treating the disease. Betanin More...