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  Life   Health  29 Sep 2017

Life, Health, 29 Sep 2017

Mosquito gut bacteria may help control malaria

People, animals, even insects harbor a community of mostly healthy intestinal bacteria, what’s called the gut microbiome.

29 Sep 2017 8:28 PM

Eating habits can help us avoid high cholesterol issues

This causing a rise in heart attacks in India.

29 Sep 2017 5:19 PM

Uncontrolled hypertension can cause heart failure

It is estimated that about one-third of the Indian population will suffer from this disease by 2020.

29 Sep 2017 3:57 PM

Improve heart health, this World Heart Day

World Heart Day highlights the actions that individuals can take to prevent and control cardiovascular disease.

29 Sep 2017 3:21 PM


World Heart Day: When cooking oil becomes the sticking point

Virtually all cooking oils are now sold under the banner of "heart healthy".

29 Sep 2017 12:53 PM

Beer is linked to making a person happy, finds study

According to researchers, key molecule in amber liquid boosts brain’s reward centre.

29 Sep 2017 12:30 PM

Man's best friend aids Australian military vets with PTSD

Former personnel are more vulnerable as they tend to show signs of PTSD when they leave the forces.

29 Sep 2017 12:22 PM

Find out why singing Happy Birthday while washing hands is so important

Study says, singing the birthday while washing hands could stop people from catching colds, flu and nasty stomach bugs.

29 Sep 2017 11:22 AM

Dirty laundry is a major cause of bed bug menace, says study

Researchers hope findings will encourage people to keep dirty laundry in sealed bags, especially when staying in hotels.

29 Sep 2017 10:48 AM


Heart failure may be treated by umbilical cord stem cells, says study

Research finds stem cell therapy shows improvement in hearts' ability to pump blood in year following treatment.

29 Sep 2017 8:58 AM

Female population from India at higher risk of heart diseases, says study

According to researchers while most women worry about breast cancer, more women die from heart attacks.

29 Sep 2017 8:27 AM

Mutation in Zika virus in 2013 led to birth defects, study finds

The mutation in one of its structural proteins, called pRM, is believed to have arisen prior to the 2013 outbreak in French Polynesia.

29 Sep 2017 8:11 AM