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Extra red meat helpings linked to increased odds of death - Reuters India

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(Reuters Health) - Adults who increase the amount of red meat they consume over the years also increase their odds of dying sooner than those who hold steady or reduce meat intake, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on eating habits over time … [+3965 chars]

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Molds on raw foods is carcinogenic: Experts - Deccan Chronicle

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Hyderabad: What do you do when you find cereals with a green growth? Do you wash and soak and and use them? These dark, green coloured kernels in cereals and spices are found to be one of the sources of toxins which not only contaminate food but also affect t… [+1767 chars]

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Researchers draw link between processed foods and rise in autism - Business Standard

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According to a recent study, processed foods may hold key to rise in autism. With the number of children diagnosed with autism on the rise, the need to find what causes the disorder becomes more urgent every day. With the findings of this study, researchers … [+2233 chars]

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Ways of treating PTSD by disrupting traumatic memories - Business Standard

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It may be possible to disarm the emotional and disturbing memories that drive Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms. Doing this might lead to a faster recovery from the trauma, recent findings suggest. Our brains are wired to ensure we respond insta… [+1805 chars]

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Flesh-Eating Bacteria Has Moved Into New Jersey, Has Already Turned Deadly | Listen Up - NBC New York

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Five people in New Jersey have been treated over the past two years for a flesh-eating bacteria that could become more common in the area as ocean temperatures continue to rise, according to a study. The five people, including one who died, were all treated … [+1394 chars]

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Timed release of turmeric stops cancer cell growth - Medical Xpress

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A Washington State University research team has developed a drug delivery system using curcumin, the main ingredient in the spice turmeric, that successfully inhibits bone cancer cells while promoting growth of healthy bone cells. The work could lead to bett… [+2976 chars]

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Updates in metastatic and early-stage breast cancer - ecancer

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Dr Harold Burstein speaks to ecancer at the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting about the latest research in breast cancer. He explains the role of CDK4/6 inhibitors in ER-positive, advanced breast cancer and describes the findi… [+375 chars]

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New test can eliminate need for surgery to diagnose ovarian cancer - Business Standard

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Researchers have developed a novel blood test called biomarker test that offers the possibility of more precise diagnostics of ovarian cancer without the need for surgery. Biomarker test is based on analysis of 11 proteins and is performed on a blood sample … [+2049 chars]

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People with multiple diseases have faster brain decline: Study - ANI News

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ANI | Updated: Jun 20, 2019 20:19 IST Washington D.C. [USA], June 20 (ANI): A new research has found that multimorbidity scores can help doctors understand their patients' overall prognosis and can help researchers identify risks faced by people with multipl… [+2252 chars]

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Epilepsy treatment in Russia: Dr Evgeny G. Kamkin, Ministry of Health, Russian Federation - World Health Organization (WHO)

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For the occasion of the launch of the first global report on epilepsy by the World Health Organization, developed in collaboration with the International League Against Epilepsy and the International Bureau for Epilepsy, Dr Evgency G. Kamkin, Deputy Minister … [+203 chars]

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Horns Are Growing On Young People's Skulls Due To Phones, Says Study - NDTV News

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The result is hook or hornlike feature jutting out from the skull, just above the neck (Representational)Mobile technology has transformed the way we live - how we read, work, communicate, shop and date. But we already know this. What we have not yet grasped… [+6932 chars]

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Cardiovascular outcomes similar for generic and brand-name drugs for hypothyroidism - ANI News

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ANI | Updated: Jun 20, 2019 19:15 IST Washington D.C. [USA], June 20 (ANI): Cardiovascular event rates were similar for generic and brand-name levothyroxine drug used to treat hypothyroidism, with lower pharmacy costs for the generic drug, finds a study.The … [+1797 chars]

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Long work hours linked to higher risk of stroke - ANI News

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ANI | Updated: Jun 20, 2019 18:45 IST Washington D.C. [USA], June 20 (ANI): Are you among those who clock in more than 10 hours at work? Take note! people who work long hours have an increasedrisk of stroke, especially if they work those hours for 10 years o… [+1867 chars]

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8 practical tips to stay protected from dengue fever - Times of India

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As soon as the monsoon season starts, we all start to worry about the mosquitoes, especially the dengue-causing one, Aedes aegypti. Sometimes a single bite can turn fatal. Characterized by fever, muscle pain, body aches, weakness, dengue recovery is not easy.… [+70 chars]

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Study suggests pain-free exercise for patients with clogged leg arteries - Business Standard

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People suffering from the peripheral arterial disease should be given the option of pain-free exercise, suggests a new study, which has been published in the 'European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.' Around 200 million people worldwide have peripheral art… [+2949 chars]

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Synthetic joint lubricant could potentially treat osteoarthritis - Devdiscourse

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Treating osteoarthritis with synthetic joint lubricant may become a reality. The lubricant, currently in canine clinical trials, shows promise for eventual use in humans, claims a study. The treatment, developed by Cornell Universitybiomedical engineers, is a… [+2179 chars]

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Jala Neti, Kapalbhati: Yogic kriyas to remove toxins, cleanse the body and mind - Economic Times

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Mr. Pratap DashDetox is a word that has garnered much attention in our modern lives laden with stress, environmental pollution, and unhealthy lifestyles. Our bodies and minds are constantly processing a series of unhealthy elements including unwholesome food … [+4273 chars]

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Developed, urbanised districts have high HIV prevalence: Study - BusinessLine

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With over two million HIV infected individuals, India is home to one-third of the worlds HIV population. Although the national level data shows a downward trend, the decline is not uniform across states and districts. A new study has found that underlying fac… [+3716 chars]

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