How turmeric helps heart failure patients

New York: Curcumin — the active compound in turmeric — may repair exercise intolerance faced by patients with heart failure, suggests a new research. Curcumin, a chemical that comes from the turmeric plant, has been used as a traditional Asian medicine People with heart failure have a reduced function of the left ventricle — the chamber More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Avoid smoking to ward off stroke risks during menopause

New York: Quitting smoking during the transition phase to menopause could be the key to ward off risks of cardiovascular diseases including heart attacks and strokes, suggests a new study. Midlife is a crucial window More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Habitual tea drinking can lower risk of fracture

Beijing: Habitual tea drinking can lead to higher bone density, particularly for women, and lower the risk of bone fractures, according to a prospective study of 450,000 adults by Chinese researchers. Those who More...

By Agencies On Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

Orange juice, leafy greens may preserve memory in older men

New York: Men who eat leafy greens, dark orange and red vegetables, berries and drink orange juice may be at a lower risk of developing memory loss in older age, according to a study. Men who consumed the most vegetables More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Aspirin and omega-3 safe, lower bowel cancer risk

London: Intake of aspirin and omega-3 is safe and effective at reducing chances of bowel cancer in high-risk patients, according to a new clinical trial. Findings showed that patients who took aspirin had 22 per More...

By Agencies On Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Weightlifting better than walking and cycling for heart

New York: While it is well known that physical activities promote heart health, a new study suggests that weightlifting, rather than walking and cycling, can better help keep heart diseases at bay. Both strength More...

By Agencies On Friday, November 9th, 2018

Breast milk, saliva can boost oral health in babies

Sydney: Besides being a source of nutrition, breast milk also plays an important role in shaping a healthy oral microbiome in babies, suggests a study. the growth of some microbes was inhibited for up to 24 hours More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

Eat veggies, fish to ward away heart disease

London: If you are suffering from high blood pressure, consuming fish, seafood and a primarily vegetarian diet may help reduce hypertension-related heart disease symptoms, a study suggests. Four- to five-fold increase More...

By Agencies On Monday, November 5th, 2018

High calorie meal for dinner may up heart disease risk

New York: Eating a meal rich in calories for dinner can increase the risk of diabetes as well as lead to poorer cardiovascular health, researchers have warned. Person’s daily calories in the evening, post More...

By Agencies On Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Increasing protein intake can reduce disability risk in elderly

London: Increasing the daily amount of protein intake — known to slow the loss of muscle mass — can help older adults preserve the ability to perform daily activities as well as prevent their risks of More...