Women more prone to develop anxiety, depression post heart attack than men

DEPRESSIONWashington, Oct 20 - A new study has revealed that women are more likely to develop anxiety and depression after a heart attack (myocardial infarction; MI) than men.

Texas: Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health worker

Texas: Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health workerGalveston (US) - A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who was being monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday after an eventful seven-day trip in which passengers had their vacations briefly disrupted with an infectious disease scare.

Lynda Obst to develop TV series on `Ebola virus` for Fox

ebolaWashington, Oct 18 - Director-producer Ridley Scott and producer Lynda Obst will be developing TV series for Fox on the deadly pathogen, Ebola virus, which will be based on Richard Preston's 1994 non- fiction best-seller 'The Hot Zone.'

First Dallas nurse with Ebola in fair condition

First Dallas nurse with Ebola in fair conditionWashington - The first nurse to be diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital has been sitting up and eating and has her iPad after being moved to a specialized isolation unit near Washington, officials said on Friday.

Drink red wine to boost spinal bone density

Drink red wine to boost spinal bone densityWashington, Oct 17 : A new research has revealed that a natural compound found in red wine and grapes, resveratrol, helps in boosting spinal bone density in men with metabolic syndrome.

Male brains wired to choose sex over food

MALE BRAINWashington, Oct 17 - A new study has revealed that male brains are wired in such a way that they suppress the ability to locate food in order to instead focus on finding a mate.

Centre to train state officials on Ebola epidemic

Centre to train state officials on Ebola epidemicNew Delhi - The Centre will provide training to health officials of all states on ways and means to detect and prevent Ebola epidemic, which so far has claimed more than 4,000 lives globally, mostly in Africa.

The decision has been taken at a high-level meeting chaired by Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth, Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami, besides others.

'Polyunsaturated' oil can keep your heart healthy

polyunsaturated oilsWashington, Oct 16 : A new study has revealed that consuming sufficient amount polyunsaturated oil is a healthier option people to keep their heart stay healthy.

Children who play better do better in school

Children who play better do better in schoolWashington, Oct 15 : A new study has revealed that just two hours of extra physical activity each week can improve school performance.

Approximately 2,000 twelve-year-olds were part of the study was done by scientists at the Sahlgrenska Academy.

Stress hurts women's hearts more than men's

Stress hurts women's hearts more than men'sWashington, Oct 15 - A new study has found that stress may be more harmful for women's heart than it is for men's.

Researcher from Duke University, Wei Jiang, who's also the study's senior author, said that normally when under stress, people fought back by pumping more blood to the body, and as per the data, women were not reacting that way as well as men were.

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