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Drinking coffee can have prostate cancer risk

Drinking coffee can have prostate cancer risk

London, April 27 (IANS) Drinking more than three cups of coffee a day may reduce prostate cancer risk by more than 50 per cent, show results of a study on 7,000 Italian men.



Eating less salt may not lower your BP, says study

Eating less salt may not lower your BP, says study

New York, April 26 (IANS) Contrary to popular belief, consuming less sodium may not lead to lower blood pressure in the long term, show results of a new study that followed more than 2,600 men and women for 16 years.

Obese kids at four-fold greater risk of Type-2 diabetes later

Obese kids at four-fold greater risk of Type-2 diabetes later

London, April 26 (IANS) Children with obesity face four times the risk of developing Type-2 diabetes later, compared to children with a body mass index (BMI) in the normal range, warns a new study.

Drug-resistant malaria cured by dried leaf tablets

Drug-resistant malaria cured by dried leaf tablets

New York, April 25 (IANS) Tablets made from dried leaves of the Artemisia annua plant have cured 18 critically ill patients who were not responding to the standard malaria medications in a Congo clinic, says a study.

Take a walk, stay smart

Take a walk, stay smart

New York, April 25 (IANS) In addition to benefitting your heart and muscles, a regular walk also contributes to keeping your brain healthy, new research suggests.

Routine bedtime may protect pre-schoolers from obesity

Routine bedtime may protect pre-schoolers from obesity

New York, April 24 (IANS) Following routines from a very early age may have many benefits. A new research suggests that regular bedtimes, mealtimes and limited screen time may be linked to better emotional health in pre-schoolers, and that might lower their chances of obesity later.

Opt for stairs, not soda, to feel more energised at work

Opt for stairs, not soda, to feel more energised at work

New York, April 23 (IANS) Researchers have found that 10 minutes of walking up and down stairs at a regular pace is more likely to make you feel energised than ingesting 50 milligrams of caffeine -- about the equivalent to the amount in a can of soda.

Meat-based diet linked to fatty liver disease

Meat-based diet linked to fatty liver disease

London, April 23 (IANS) A diet high in animal protein is associated with a higher risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), a condition in which fat builds up in the liver, in overweight people, says a study.

Researchers discover new cause of high blood pressure

Researchers discover new cause of high blood pressure

London, April 22 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a new cause of high blood pressure which could lead to major changes in managing the disease.

Liver carcinogen traced to sunflower seeds

Liver carcinogen traced to sunflower seeds

New York, April 22 (IANS) Researchers have shown that sunflower seeds are frequently contaminated with a toxin which has the potential to cause live cancer.

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