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08 Dec 2016

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brain tumor occurs from abnormal cells form within the brain. It can be non cancerous or cancerous.All types of brain tumors may produce symptoms that vary depending on the part of the brain involved.These symptoms may include headaches, seizures, problem with vision, vomiting, and mental changes.More specific problems may include difficulty in walking, speaking, and with sensation.The symptoms of...
Source : DDINews | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
Want to live longer? Try to maintain an optimistic outlook towards life -- a general expectation that good things will happen.In the study, the researchers have found that women who were optimistic had a significantly reduced risk of dying from several major causes of death -- including cancer, heart disease, stroke, respiratory disease and infection, compared with women who were less optimistic."...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
just pizzas or groceries, drones can one day transport blood for transfusion to hospitals in rural areas -- while keeping it safe and intact -- in less time.In what is believed to be the first proof-of-concept study of its kind, researchers from Johns Hopkins University have determined that large bags of blood products, such as those transfused into patients every day, can maintain temperature and...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
Practicing yoga for one hour daily can reduce blood pressure in people with prehypertension, says a new study conducted by Indian researchers.The study was presented at the 68th Annual Conference of the Cardiological Society of India (CSI) in Kochi, India."Patients with prehypertension (slightly elevated blood pressure) are likely to develop hypertension (high blood pressure) unless they improve t...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
Have you ever wondered why are we constantly interested in sex while most animals have periods when they come into heat, and outside these periods they do not find sex interesting at all? A new study says that the reason we function this way is because sex serves as a "glue" in a committed relationship.Sex is important for pair-bonding between men and women in relationships and not just mere waste...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
major step towards an effective human vaccine for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) researchers have found that a two-for-one vaccine with a modified a rabies virus, so that it has a protein from the MERS virus, protects mice against both the diseases.Because it uses an already-tested vaccine for rabies, the researchers believe that the innovative combination could speed development of a MER...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
Owing to people's lifestyles, eating fast food has become an essential part of their life. Most people are also tired to exercise because of the tight work schedules, ultimately leading to obesity. Try out five ways to avoid excess body fat, says an expert.* Watch out for empty calories and take food which are low on sugar and fat content. It is important to get a balanced diet with fresh fruits, ...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
Magnesium-rich nuts, green leafy vegetables may reduce risk of heart disease, diabetesIncluding magnesium rich food like spices, nuts, beans, cocoa, whole grains and green leafy vegetables in your diet daily may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease, stroke and type-2 diabetes, reveals a study.Researchers from Zhejiang University and Zhengzhou University in China found that people in the highe...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
Practising hatha yoga -- a combination of asanas, pranayam and meditation -- daily as well as maintaining healthy lifestyle may help reduce blood pressure in patients with prehypertension, a study has found.Prehypertension -- slightly elevated blood pressure -- is blood pressure readings with a systolic pressure from 120 to 139 mm Hg or a diastolic pressure from 80 to 89 mm Hg. Readings greater th...
Source : Webindia123 | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
presidential candidate Donald Trump poses for a photo after an interview with Reuters in his office in Trump Tower, in the Manhattan borough of New York City, U.S., May 17, 2016.President-elect Donald Trump took aim at drugmakers on Wednesday by promising in a magazine interview that "I'm going to bring down drug prices," sending shares of pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies lower.In a cove...
Source : Reuters India | 14 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
Philippines HIV prevention policies leave behind men who have sex with men: rights groupHONG KONG (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Philippines is not doing enough to tackle soaring HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men by offering greater access to HIV testing and condoms, an international rights group said on Thursday.The prevalence of HIV among men who have sex with men in the Southea...
Source : Reuters India | 14 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
advertising regulator announced new rules on Thursday banning advertising of food or drinks high in sugar, fat or salt in children's non-broadcast media, bringing standards in line with what is already required for television.Following a public consultation, the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) said that ads promoting such products can not appear in children's media or other media where chi...
Source : Reuters India | 14 Hour(s) AgoCategory : Health
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