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Regular exercise, even in polluted areas, may cut mortality risk: Study

August 16, 2021 3:02 pm

Their research, published in Canadian Medical Association Journal, included 384,130 adults in Taiwan who were followed for over 15 years from 2001 to 2016

Coronavirus outbreak: While mortality rate drops, Pune saw 29 per cent of total deaths in past 2 weeks

July 06, 2020 10:52 pm

At least 205 patients succumbed to the infection over the past two weeks in the city, of the total 715 deaths from the infection so far.

Keep your body in shape if you want to live longer

May 10, 2016 11:53 am

People who had a heavy body shape from their childhood and also put on weight during their middle age are at highest risk of mortality.

Combination of insulin, diabetes pill can cut mortality risk

May 09, 2016 6:28 am

Increased dosage of insulin has been previously known to raise the risk of cancer, heart attacks and mortality.

That lingering unhealthy feeling can predict early death too

March 01, 2016 12:57 pm

Subjective experiences of health, sleep patterns, hobbies, leisure activities, social interactions etc. also have an impact on death rate, especially in the middle aged and the elderly.

On the Record: ‘In medical school, we are taught how to fix a problem. But not enough time is spent on problems we cannot fix.

December 15, 2014 2:13 am

US-based doctor and writer has written his most recent book, ‘Being Mortal’.

Estrogen not linked to lung cancer mortality in postmenopausal women

August 14, 2010 11:02 am

A new study has found that use of estrogen alone did not increase lung cancer mortality in postmenopausal women.