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  Life   Health  10 Oct 2018

Life, Health, 10 Oct 2018

French health watchdog wants ban on sunbeds due to risk of skin cancer

Skin specialists, the French academy of medicine, and some politicians have already spoken out in favour of a ban.

10 Oct 2018 9:08 PM

Asthma makes toddlers more likely to be obese by stopping them from exercising

Steroids meant to prevent asthma attacks by opening airways are also thought to make people overweight by raising appetite.

10 Oct 2018 6:37 PM

Gene editing could treat lethal disease before birth

Researchers in US reduced cholesterol levels in healthy mice treated in utero by targeting a gene that regulates those levels.

10 Oct 2018 3:24 PM

Too much sugar along with caffeine in energy drinks makes children more violent

Scientists found a strong and consistent link between higher consumption of sugar and tendency of children to get into fights.

10 Oct 2018 3:13 PM

World Mental Health Day: Mental health crisis could cost world USD 16 trillion by 2030

The “Lancet Commission” report said the growing crisis could cause lasting harm to people, communities and economies worldwide.

10 Oct 2018 12:35 PM


Keep sleeping hours in check for a healthy lifestyle

According to study optimum amount of sleep to keep your brain performing its best is 7 to 8 hours every night.

10 Oct 2018 11:01 AM

World Mental Health Day: Positive tattoos you can get to alleviate depression

A tattoo is a symbol that can motivate and say a thousand words by just looking at it.

10 Oct 2018 9:22 AM