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  Life   Health  25 Nov 2017

Life, Health, 25 Nov 2017

Pregnant and breastfeeding women travelers underprotected from disease

Pregnant, breastfeeding women who travel to places with high risk of diseases like malaria and yellow fever are less likely to be protected.

25 Nov 2017 3:53 PM

Baby-gender 'reveal' parties may have a dark side

Expectant parents are bringing a surprise element of having a baby by learning the gender in “gender-reveal” parties.

25 Nov 2017 2:38 PM

Small molecules in spit may help diagnose concussions: study

These microRNAs could correctly identify if a participant would have prolonged symptoms or not.

25 Nov 2017 2:14 PM

Pre-pregnancy obesity ups autism risk in newborns

Researchers from Duke University Medical Center reviewed all the studies looked at a mother's pregnancy weight and problems in their child.

25 Nov 2017 2:01 PM

Houseflies spread disease in humans: study

Flies can be more than pesky picnic crashers, they carry hundreds of different species of harmful bacteria and may help to spread disease.

25 Nov 2017 1:05 PM


Diabetes risk increased by regular mouthwash use

Researchers find that using mouthwash twice a day are around 55 percent more likely to develop diabetes or dangerous blood sugar spikes.

25 Nov 2017 9:03 AM

Men who are not handsome not seen as potential dating material, says study

According to researchers physical attractiveness strongly influenced how women and their mothers saw the target men.

25 Nov 2017 7:59 AM

Asthma risk increased even by low levels of air pollution

Researchers say governments need to investigate ways of reducing emissions on roads, particularly of diesel using trucks.

25 Nov 2017 7:49 AM