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  Life   Health  11 Feb 2018

Life, Health, 11 Feb 2018

Ultrasound, blood test may boost liver cancer detection

Liver cancer screening in patients with chronic liver disease has traditionally been performed using an abdominal ultrasound.

11 Feb 2018 6:43 PM

Laughing at yourself may be good for mental well-being

Greater tendency to employ self-defeating humour is indicative of high scores in psychological well-being dimensions such as happiness.

11 Feb 2018 5:22 PM

'Smart thermometer' could predict flu spread

A "smart thermometer" connected to a mobile phone app can track flu activity in real time and help predict how the infection will spread.

11 Feb 2018 4:48 PM

Vegan diets maybe good for environment: study

Environmental effects of production systems are not uniform and can be impacted by climate.

11 Feb 2018 4:36 PM

New malleable 'electronic skin' self-healable, recyclable

The new e-skin has sensors embedded to measure pressure, temperature, humidity and air flow.

11 Feb 2018 11:44 AM


Say goodbye to those extra kilos with weight loss interventions

The three proven levels of intervention for the weight loss are lifestyle changes, medications and surgery.

11 Feb 2018 10:09 AM

Pets can help people with mental health conditions

Here is what a new study has found.

11 Feb 2018 9:51 AM