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Two pieces of fruit a day help fight depression: Study

Eating at least two pieces of fruit like apples daily helps in preventing depression.

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First menstrual cycle age linked to heart disease risk: Study

First menstrual cycle age linked to heart disease, stroke, and complications of high blood pressure.

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Excessive Facebook use could lead to poor impulse control: Research

Excessive online social networking is addictive and could lead to poor impulse control.

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Slim chance of Ebola virus passing through organ donation

The risk of the Ebola virus passing from organ donor to recipient is extremely small, experts suggest.

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Male and female breast cancers not identical: Study

Study showed that Male and female breast cancers not identical, and that men are not as well managed as female patients.

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Don’t ignore cancer symptoms: Dismissing potential warning signs of cancer risky

People often prefer to dismissing potential warning signs of cancer, thereby putting their lives at risk.

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Breast cancer recurrence risk down since 1980s

  Rates of breast cancer recurrence fell by half or more between the 1980s and the early 2000s – likely due to improved treatments and increased screenings, according to a new study from Canada. The analysis of data on Canadian breast cancer patients offers reassurance that breast cancer survival is improving and also provides updated […]

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Powdered measles vaccine found safe in early trials

Countries dabbling with conventional injectable vaccine against the measles virus may soon have an alternative.

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Weight-loss surgery reduces diabetes risk

Weight-loss surgery could reduce the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes by around 80 percent in obese people, says a study.

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Diet Diary: Fight the flu with home remedies

By: Ishi Khosla With winters arriving, the flu virus is spreading rapidly. It is not surprising that the medical term for flu, comes from the Italian phrase ‘influenza del freddo’ — the influence of the cold. Flu is slightly distinct from the common cold. Colds develop slowly, whereas the flu tends to come suddenly and strikes […]

Treat food addiction to combat obesity epidemic

The key feature of any addiction is loss of control. In food addiction, loss of control is manifested by either more frequent or larger meals.

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North civic body may pay Rs 5 lakh for dengue deaths

Over 5,500 dengue cases and six deaths were registered in the national capital last year, the south civic body states in its report.

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Smoking linked with schizophrenia

There is a close association between schizophrenia and increased rates of tobacco smoking.

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Tweaking brain circuits may cure autism

Researchers have discovered two intermingled but distinct population of neurons in the amygdala.

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Diabetics at a higher risk of heart failure

People with diabetes who otherwise appear healthy may have a six-fold higher risk of developing heart failure.