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Turmeric a cancer killer: study

September 14, 2011 1:04:49 pm

Turmeric suppresses cell-signalling pathway in saliva that drives growth of head and neck cancer.

Hope for effective vaccine against hepatitis C!

September 14, 2011 12:17:44 pm

Hepatitis C virus infection is a global pandemic with more than 120 million people infected worldwide.

Good laugh with others eases pain: study

September 14, 2011 9:41:06 am

Study found that when we laugh,brain releases endorphins which manage pain.

Even low-doses of aspirin ups risk of GI bleeding

September 13, 2011 6:33:53 pm

In study,doctors searched 10 electronic databases and collected data on adverse events.

New method can diagnose osteoarthritis at early stage and prevent it

September 13, 2011 5:40:12 pm

Osteoarthritis is one of the most common chronic diseases.

Eating less,not exercise,way to curb obesity,says leading surgeon

September 13, 2011 4:53:54 pm

He also criticises the UK govt’s focus on promoting exercise.

Impotence may point to heart problems

September 13, 2011 4:15:16 pm

Scientists have long known about the link between impotence,or erectile dysfunction,and heart health.

Diabetes a massive challenge as cases hit 366 mn

September 13, 2011 4:08:30 pm

Global sales of diabetes medicines totalled $35 bn last year and could rise to $48 bn by 2015.

Many reluctant to tell doctors about depression

September 13, 2011 10:42:44 am

Their top concern was the possibility that their doctor would prescribe an antidepressant.

Impotence may point to heart problems

September 13, 2011 10:40:24 am

Scientists have long known about the link between impotence,or erectile dysfunction,and heart health.

‘Smart bomb’ jab to wipe out cancers

September 12, 2011 5:02:58 pm

Drug ICT2588,“detonates” and becomes active on reaching target while leaving healthy tissue unharmed.

Glow in dark cats could help find cure for HIV

September 12, 2011 12:52:29 pm

FIV causes AIDS in cats as HIV does in people: by depleting body's infection-fighting T-cells.

Putting baby in daycare raises risk of heart disease

September 12, 2011 11:44:24 am

Babies deprived of their mother's attention during vital years may find it harder to form relationships.

Parent sleep counselling may improve kids’ shut-eye

September 12, 2011 9:31:35 am

Study found that sleep problems are common in young school children and are treatable.

Weight loss by diet shakes is temporary: study

September 11, 2011 3:39:58 pm

Concern for many health professionals is that meal replacement shakes are a temporary fix.

Babies begin to recognize pain right before birth: study

September 11, 2011 11:29:52 am

The evidence suggests developing brain networks become mature enough to identify pain.

Now,skin cream to reverse effect of menopause

September 11, 2011 11:23:34 am

Designed for women,No7 Restore and Renew products at Boots tackle age spots and wrinkles.

Your hairstyle could be the reason you are piling on the pounds

September 10, 2011 8:10:52 pm

A top US doctor says women spending hours to maintain their hair are unlikely to exercise more.

Birth control pills affect memory: study

September 10, 2011 4:04:58 pm

Usage of pills change the type of information one remembers and its not a deficit,says study.

Internet addiction weakening mental capabilities: study

September 10, 2011 3:02:32 pm

Long-term Internet addiction would result in chronic dysfunction of brains,says study.

Believe it or not! Managers ‘have bigger brains’

September 10, 2011 12:13:13 pm

A study finds that managing other people at work triggers structural changes in the brain.

Foreign fashion brands set to dazzle India

September 10, 2011 1:57:48 am

With a slowdown in the US and European economies,foreign brands are now setting their eyes on the lucrative Indian market.

Mother’s diet influences baby’s allergy risk: study

September 9, 2011 6:08:52 pm

Study said food allergies in baby can be cut down if mothers take a diet rich in oily fish and nuts.

Gene that causes chronic pain discovered

September 9, 2011 4:57:26 pm

Studies said gene could help develop more effective painkillers.

Autism finding raises hope for new treatments

September 9, 2011 11:52:48 am

Scientists have for the first time discovered two biologically different strains of autism.