Baucus presented health proposal

Baucus presented health proposalThe Chairman of the Senate Finance Comm

Molecular compound that can fight SARS virus found

Recently, an Indian-American researcher developed a molecular compound than can prevent replication of the SARS virus. This development can help in developing treatment of SARS.

Arun Ghosh, professor at Purdue University who led the molecular design team said that although it is not currently a threat, there is the concern that SARS could return or be used as a biological weapon. It is important to develop a treatment as a safeguard. The outbreak of SARS in 2003 led to hundreds of deaths and thousands of illnesses, and there is currently no treatment.

Work out beneficial for heart failure patients

Work out beneficial for heart failure patientsA recent research showed that 25 to 30 minutes workout is beneficial for heart failure patients. Research team led by Dr. Christopher O"Connor, director of the Duke Heart Centre found that exercising regularly can reduce hospitalization or death risk in heart failure patients.

ER Test For Identifying Heart Failure Superior

ER Test For Identifying Heart Failure SuperiorA new study unveiled Tuesday, reveals a new blood test for identifying heart failure in patients who turn up at emergency rooms, complaining of shortness of breath and in dire need of treatment, has proved more accurate than tests in current use in the USA.
 

Lettuce Possible Culprit Behind E. coli Outbreak

Lettuce Possible Culprit Behind E. coli OutbreakAccording to regional health authorities, the recent E.Coli outbreak in southwestern Ontario, which has seen a rising number of people (130) falling victim to it, could be put down to a produce supplier who unknowingly distributed contaminated produce in the commercial market.
 

High Blood Fat Levels Linked to Risk of Common Stroke

A report published in the Journal of American Medical Association reveals a 31-year Danish study carried out on 14,000 men and women has linked higher blood fat levels called triglycerides to increased risk of ischemic stroke, which is the most common kind of stroke that occurs when a clot blocks a blood vessel in the brain.
 

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Cannot cut burgers, pizzas from diet? Blame your genes

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 24 : After knowing that burger and pizzas are unhealthy, why are we incapable from cutting them from our diets?

Skinny women are more likely to be depressed!

London [UK], April 22 : Skinny jeans or small sized clothes may fit the thin women well, but when it comes to mental health, things may not be the same for them.

Racial discrimination putting kids at asthma risk

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 : Discrimination is contributing to paediatric asthma rates among African American and Latino youths, according to a recent study.

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'Diet' products can make you fat

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 26 : Dieting and still can't shed those extra kilos? Turns out, some of the so-called diet products are just junk food in disguise.

Emotional eater? Your parents are to be blamed

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 25 : Are you an emotional eater? Do you tend to eat when you feel sad or upset? If yes, your parents are responsible.

#WorldMalariaDay: Effective steps to prevent Malaria

New Delhi [India], Apr 25 : The theme for World Malaria Day this year is "End Malaria for Good".

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Sun exposure, excessive heat can damage hair

New Delhi [India], April 28 : The scorching sun, excessive perspiration, dust and dirt make our hair vulnerable in summers.

Affordable lab tests now at your doorstep

New Delhi [India], April 28 : Before going for any medical test, now compare the rates of different path-labs with just a click.

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Here's why milk is good for your child's growth

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 27 : A recent study suggests dairy proteins may be an even higher quality source of protein compared to vegetable-based protein sources than previously thought.

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