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What’s killing the liver?

Genes and sedentary life-style lead to rise in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease— The teetotallers are not having the last laugh! It was a well known fact that heavy alcohol consumption would lead to many forms of liver disease,especially cirrhosis or … Continue reading

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Handle five medical emergencies….when you are home alone!

Simple but practical advice to cope with situations when solo: A) Heart Attack: Stay calm. Any movement will put unnecessary pressure on the heart.Be on the floor. leaning against a wall,knees bent, head and shoulders supported. Chew an Aspirin, if … Continue reading

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Sleep issues may point to ‘Multiple Sclerosis’ risk!

Scientists have found that MS maybe identified atleast five years earlier as patients were more likely to be treated for nervous system disorders related to pain or sleep. MS results from the body’s immune system attacking Myelin-fatty material that enables … Continue reading

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Cancer detection with magnets!_luring tumour cells!

A magnetic wire used to snag hard to capture tumour cells from blood vessels could prove to be a swift tactic for early cancer detection. The wire attracts special magnetic nanoparticles engineered to glom onto tumour cells in the blood … Continue reading

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Heart meds may harm kidneys! Be warned..

Certain blood thinner drugs that reduce the process of blood clotting, used for treating irregular heart rate disorder may put patients with ‘Chronic kidney disease(CKD) at a higher risk of bleeding,according to a study published in the ‘clinical journal of … Continue reading

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Rheumatoid Arthritis and Garlic!

Rheumatoid Arthritis is a disease characterised by being an autoimmune chronic inflammatory condition. Here’s a home remedy for this painful condition.. Garlic can treat rheumatoid arthritis because it contains anti-inflammatory analgesic and anti-oxidant. crush two garlic cloves and put them … Continue reading

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many medications linked to depression & suicide

Many commonly prescribed medications have the potential to cause depression or increase suicidal tendencies. ,according to a U S study Many of the studied patients repeated the pattern. An analysis of medication use patterns of many adults found that about … Continue reading

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Know the green benefits!!

Spend time outdoors to reduce stress: Living close to nature and spending time outside may reduce the risk of type2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, premature death, preterm birth and stress ,a study claims! According to the research, involving data from over … Continue reading

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Warning- kitchen towels can cause food poisoning.

Kitchen towels used can be harbouring pathogens that cause food poisoning. Researchers were able to analyse towels used and came to the following conclusions, after extensive studies. 1) 49% used in the study and tested were loaded with disease causing … Continue reading

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something you need to know…!!

The American Heart Association recommends eating non-fried fish like salmon, mackerel, herring,lake trout sardines or albacore tuna -which are high in Omega 3 fatty acids ,atleast twice a week to help reduce the risk of heart failure, coronary heart disease, … Continue reading

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