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PREMATURE DEATHS NEWS

Higher physical activity linked with lower premature death risk in elderly: Study

November 04, 2019 2:35 pm

The findings suggest that low levels of physical activity are associated with higher risks of premature death, no matter what a person's level of health was, the researchers said.

Soft drink consumption linked to risk of early death: Study

September 04, 2019 4:43 pm

The study, published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, surveyed participants on their food and drink consumption between 1992 to 2000 and followed up an average of 16 years later.

Air pollution linked to risk of premature death: Study

August 23, 2019 6:00 pm

The study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, is the largest yet to investigate the short-term impacts of air pollution on death, conducted over a 30-year period.

Bask in sun for longer life

June 13, 2014 1:11 pm

People with lower blood levels of vitamin D are twice as likely to die prematurely as compared to people with higher blood levels of vitamin D, says research.

Tobacco taxes,smoking bans set to save millions of lives: study

July 01, 2013 10:02 am

Wider use of the controls could lead to lower health care costs and higher birth weights for babies.

Collective effort new theme on World Cancer Day

February 03, 2012 3:57 am

World Cancer Day 2012 has been themed ‘Together it is possible’ because only through collective efforts from every person,organisation,government and NGO’s doing their part that the world will be able to reduce premature deaths from cancer by 25 per cent by 2025.