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IVF babies face higher mortality risk in the first few weeks, study reveals

February 23, 2020 1:18 pm

For the study, the researchers selected only singleton babies and compared the mortality rate of those born with assisted birth measures, and those who were conceived naturally.

Drinking too much tea? Here is how it can affect your health

December 01, 2019 6:09 pm

Excess of anything is bad; even tea.

Is salt making you sick? Here are the facts

September 18, 2019 5:20 pm

Excess and uninformed intake of salt could be harming your body. Find out how.

Nail salon workers at high risk of cancer, says study

May 10, 2019 5:10 pm

Researchers stressed that salon customers, however, face significantly fewer risks. The observed levels of air pollution observed are unlikely to have any negative health effects on all but the most vulnerable, such as those who are pregnant or have serious asthma.

Physical activity may offset health risks of desk-bound work

April 24, 2019 9:52 am

According to the study, physical activity is particularly important for people who sit a lot. Reducing sitting would be a good start but is not enough: the most important lifestyle change for such people would be to look for or create opportunities to move more daily.

Eating food cooked on wood, coal may impair your lungs

September 21, 2018 3:41 pm

It is because solid fuels emit very high levels of pollutants especially very small particles, which penetrate deep into lungs, the researchers explained.

No health risk from cell phone radiation

June 20, 2014 10:59 am

Radiations emitted by mobile phones and towers do not cause any health hazard, say experts.

Cesarean babies at increased risk of obesity: Study

February 27, 2014 6:13 pm

Some previous studies have suggested that the odds of other adverse long-term outcomes, such asthma and type 1 diabetes in childhood, are also higher in babies born by cesarean.

Health risks higher from packaged greens

August 02, 2013 11:41 am

The outbreak of a stomach bug,linked to bagged salad came as little surprise to food safety.

Single women at risk of 'dying earlier than married peers'

August 20, 2011 12:11 pm

A new study has found that leading a solo lifestyle could have serious health implications.