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  • Obesity may up chronic diseases risk after traumatic brain injury

    The study found that for people with moderate to severe TBI, obesity may be associated with long term chronic disease risks including high blood pressure, heart failure, and diabetes

    Jul 07, 2018, 16:15 IST
  • Abdominal obesity may increase lower urinary tract symptoms risk

    The researchers, including Haiying Zhang from Guangxi Medical University in China, also found that an increased waist-to-hip ratio was associated with worsened straining and weak stream

    Jul 06, 2018, 17:58 IST
  • Sleep disorder linked with brain changes found in dementia

    The new study suggested that the drop in oxygen may be linked to a shrinking of the brain's temporal lobes and a corresponding decline in memory

    Jul 05, 2018, 21:28 IST
  • Diet rich in nuts may boost sperm count, motility

    The results, presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of ESHRE in Barcelona, showed that a diet rich in nuts can boost sperm count nearly 20 per cent, sperm vitality nearly five per cent, sperm motility by six per...

    Jul 04, 2018, 18:50 IST
  • How effective is Yoga at work

    Yoga programmes at work helps one to increases their productivity at work, reduce health costs, improve their vitality, increase a feeling of self-esteem and diminish absenteeism at a workplace

    Jul 04, 2018, 14:18 IST
  • Can aspirin reduce Alzheimer's disease symptoms?

    The findings showed that the common over-the-counter medication decreases amyloid plaque -- major signs of Alzheimer's disease -- pathology in mice by stimulating lysosomes -- the component of animal cells tha...

    Jul 03, 2018, 21:30 IST
  • Hormone intake could change DNA

    These changes were also observed in the sows' embryos, and similar changes were even evident after the offspring had reached adulthood, according to the study published in the journal Scientific Reports

    Jul 01, 2018, 18:50 IST
  • New therapy could help combat drug addiction

    When tested on rats, the new treatment was effective in reducing the animals' cravings, according to the findings published in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

    Jul 01, 2018, 18:36 IST
  • Novel nuclear medicine technique can combat brain disease

    The researchers said that although reporter gene systems have been a key tool in molecular imaging for a number of years, they have not allowed monitoring of all areas of the brain

    Jun 30, 2018, 23:56 IST

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