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Skipping breakfast can actually make you fat

Skipping breakfast can actually make you fat

New York, April 25 (IANS) Are you in the habit of skipping your breakfast? Beware, your are more likely to gain weight and have a larger waist size, a study has found.



Prolonged paracetamol use in pregnancy may up autism, ADHD risk

Prolonged paracetamol use in pregnancy may up autism, ADHD risk

New York, April 24 (IANS) Long-term use of paracetamol during pregnancy is associated with the risk of neurodevelopmental disorders like attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autistic spectrum disorder (ASD), a study has found.

Opioid use may increase risk of falls, death in elderly

Opioid use may increase risk of falls, death in elderly

Toronto, April 23 (IANS) Older adults who use opioids for pain relief may be at an increased risk of falling as well as deaths, according to researchers.

Drinking water may boost mental skills in exercising elderly

Drinking water may boost mental skills in exercising elderly

New York, April 23 (IANS) Older people who indulge in physical activity should increase their amount of water intake, to reap the full cognitive benefits of exercise, researchers suggest.

Medication use increases in newly-diagnosed dementia patients

Medication use increases in newly-diagnosed dementia patients

Sydney, April 22 (IANS) Researchers have found an increase in medication use by the patients who have been newly-diagnosed with dementia and they may consume unnecessary or inappropriate medicines that increase the risk of side effects.

Heart patients who walk faster hospitalised less

Heart patients who walk faster hospitalised less

London, April 22 (IANS) Increasing the pace of walking may bring some added benefits as researchers have found that faster walking patients with heart disease are hospitalised less.

Red Cross officer killed in Yemen shooting

Red Cross officer killed in Yemen shooting

Aden, April 21 (IANS) A member of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in Yemen's Taiz province on Saturday, a security official said.

Stronger people have sharper brains: Study

Stronger people have sharper brains: Study

London, April 21 (IANS) If you thought hitting the gym only builds your physical strength, think again. A study of nearly half a million people has revealed that stronger people perform better in brain functioning tests.

Running marathon boosts immunity: Study

Running marathon boosts immunity: Study

London, April 21 (IANS) Debunking the 'myth' that strenuous exercise increases infection risk by suppressing the immune system, a new study says that competing in endurance sports like marathon running may actually be beneficial for upping immunity.

Indians consume far too less calcium than required

Indians consume far too less calcium than required

Warsaw, April 20 (IANS) Adults in India consume on an average about half the amount of calcium than required for healthy bones, according to a global map of dietary calcium intake launched on Friday.

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