Toronto, March 7 - Do you purchase energy drinks for growing children as these claim to increase alertness, improve mood and enhance mental and physical energy? Think again.
A new report finds that consumption of energy drinks among teenagers may be linked with poor mental health and substance abuse.
Washington, March 6 - Researchers have claimed to have found a drug therapy that could potentially reverse memory decline in seniors someday.
Athens, March 6 - The outbreak of the flu in Greece has reached alarming levels with fatalities rising to 79 this winter, according to the latest data released Wednesday.
In the last 24 hours five patients who had been diagnosed with the H1N1 flu strain, died from complications, Xinhua quoted health authorities as saying.
Washington, March 5 : Significantly higher consumption of omega-3 fatty acids among middle-aged Japanese men appears to impart a protective factor that wards off heart disease, a study has revealed.
Washington, Marc 5 - People who copy their pal's drinking behaviour are likely to deny that their decision has been influenced, according to a study.
The new study, conducted in the University of Liverpool's bar laboratory, a lab designed to imitate a bar, brought together pairs of friends. One of the friends was made aware of the experimental aims and was told to drink alcoholic drinks throughout the session or to stick to soft drinks.
Washington, March 5 - A single injection of an experimental drug may someday protect people from infection with the AIDS virus for up to three months, a US study said Tuesday.
London, March 4 : Detoxing may be important but it is also important to do it the right way.
Evelyn Toner, senior specialist dietitian at London Bridge Hospital, dishes up the truth on detox diets and offers her top five tips for detoxing the healthy way, reports femalefirst. co. uk.
Washington, March 4 - Researchers have said that when Neisseria gonorrhoeae, the bacteria responsible for gonorrhea, are exposed to seminal plasma, the liquid part of semen containing secretions from the male genital tract, they can more easily move and start to colonize.
New York, March 3 : Scientists have identified mutations in a gene that can reduce the risk of developing Type-2 diabetes even in people who have risk factors such as obesity and old age.
The results focus the search for developing novel therapeutic strategies for type 2 diabetes.
Washington, March 3 - Researchers have identified mutations in a gene that can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, even in people who have risk factors such as obesity and old age.