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  Life   Health  31 Jan 2018

Life, Health, 31 Jan 2018

Bacteria in milk may trigger rheumatoid arthritis: study

Patients suffer from pain and deformities mostly in the hands and feet.

31 Jan 2018 7:52 PM

Brain pacemaker may delay Alzheimers symptoms: study

We have many memory aides, tools and pharmaceutical treatments to help Alzheimer's patients with memory.

31 Jan 2018 6:46 PM

Early pregnancy weight gain linked to baby’s size at birth

Mothers’ pre-pregnancy weight was consistently associated with babies’ birth weight.

31 Jan 2018 6:34 PM

Weight-loss surgery tied to slight increased risk of suicide

The findings suggest that patients should be followed for several years after surgery to monitor for any potential mental health issues.

31 Jan 2018 4:47 PM

New online tool imparts knowledge of breast cancer treatment options

The interactive site was designed to walk people systemically through key facts about breast cancer surgery.

31 Jan 2018 3:26 PM


Cancer risk elevated with severe gum disease

Odds of developing colorectal cancer were increased particularly for nonsmokers with severe gum disease.

31 Jan 2018 2:32 PM

Doctors in Singapore pull out 9-foot tapeworm through man's rectum

Such infections are usually caused due to larvae of diphyllobothrium which is found in freshwater fish.

31 Jan 2018 2:12 PM

Breastfeeding reduces women’s risk of developing high blood pressure

Study of more than 3,000 women found those who nursed infants were up to 51 per cent less likely to become hypertensive as they got older.

31 Jan 2018 1:11 PM

Vaping cause DNA mutation

New study found DNA repair systems responsible for protection against cancer were also impaired in the exposed animals.

31 Jan 2018 12:42 PM

Alzheimer’s could be cured using brain pacemakers

New research shows implant being fitted directly into patients’ skulls.

31 Jan 2018 12:21 PM


Researchers advance the understanding of preterm birth

Here is what a new study has found.

31 Jan 2018 12:17 PM

Heal cardiovascular damage with Vitamin D3

New study finds the molecular mechanism of vitamin D3-triggered restoration of the function of damaged endothelium in the cardiovasculature.

31 Jan 2018 11:47 AM

Complications differ in reconstruction surgery for transgender patients

The study also focused on increased phalloplasty risks for trans-male patients and with staged-urethral surgery.

31 Jan 2018 11:32 AM

Here are times when your headache could be deadly

According to experts, any more than two headaches for three weeks is a cause for concern.

31 Jan 2018 10:56 AM

USFDA grants approval for Cipla's HIV drug

Cipla in a BSE filing said it has received final approval from USFDA for tenofovir disoproxil fumarate tablets.

31 Jan 2018 8:49 AM


Best friends' brains show similar neural activity patterns

Study shows close friends have comparable neural responses to life experiences.

31 Jan 2018 8:36 AM

Weight-loss surgery tied to increased risk of suicide, says study

Study reinforces need for pre-surgery mental health assessments of bariatric patients.

31 Jan 2018 8:22 AM

Global cancer survival rates improved, says study

Studies however, show that there are huge disparities between countries when it comes to survival prospects.

31 Jan 2018 8:07 AM