Do your Bit when you turn 40 top conditions that need attention right away

With lifestyle diseases on the rise, the 40s are when health ailments start manifesting themselves in men In consultation with experts, we bring you the top conditions that need attention right away

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Coffee compounds can help combat Parkinson's: Study

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New spray gel may help ward off cancer relapse post-surgery

A novel biodegradable spray gel embedded with immuneboosting drugs could help prevent the recurrence of cancer after surgery a significant cause of treatment failure, say research
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Survivors of earlystage breast cancer who exercise and eat a healthy diet are more likely to lose weight and experience higher rates of diseasefree survival, a new study suggests
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Dates, apricots better than starchy foods in lowering diabetes

Eating dried fruits such as dates, apricots, raisins and sultanas may not spike blood sugar compared to starchy foods such as white bread, suggests a study
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Regular flu shots might save heart failure patients

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'Cervical cancer is largely preventable'

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Breast cancer survivors may have lingering mental health effects

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Vitamin C reduces harm to infants’ lungs caused by smoking during pregnancy

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Inflammatory bowel disease ups prostate cancer risk: Study

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City doctors perform rare heart transplant

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Birth control pills may block blood flow to brain

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Wasp venom offers hope against lung diseases

MIT engineers have developed new antimicrobial peptides, which can combat bacteria causing respiratory and other infections, based on a naturally occurring peptide produced by a So
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Delhi doctor used electric shocks on homosexuals, called it ‘genetic mental disorder’

A doctor, who terms homosexuality as genetic mental disorder and uses electric shock to treat gay and lesbian people, has been summoned by a Delhi court as an accused for violating
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Novel 3D-printed glucose biosensors developed

Researchers have created a 3Dprinted glucose biosensor for use in wearable monitors that may lead to improved glucose monitors for people suffering from diabetes
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IIT Kharagpur researchers develop tools to diagnose lung diseases

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Consumer Seminar by Gaksung Global for Indian Customers

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Ashwagandha can help cure cancer, says study

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Vitamin D deficiency can raise depression risk in elderly

Deficiency in vitamin D the sunshine vitamin among older adults is associated with a substantial increased risk of depression resulting to early death, says a new study
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Too much sleep could be linked to heart disease, study finds

Researchers discovered death and diseases of the heart or blood vessels in the brain are more likely to affect people who had more than eight hours sleep a day compared to those wh
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Soon a 10 Min Cancer Test

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Dr. Reddy's Foundation, from Hyderabad bags the 19th NCPEDP-Mindtree Helen Keller Awards 2018

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Dr.YogeshDube awarded as the Best Individual by the President of India

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Cancer patients undergoing heart procedure at greater risk of complications

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Over 6,000 antibiotic resistance genes in gut bacteria identified

Researchers have identified over 6,000 antibiotic resistance genes found in bacteria that inhabit the human gut, which is home to trillions of microorganisms, mainly bacteria
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Snoring linked to cardiac issues in women, says study

According to the findings of a recent study, women who snore have a greater cardiac risk
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The next time you peel a potato, think twice for the researchers at the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, say that peels have medicinal value
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Women who experience miscarriages or pregnancy loss and do not have children are at greater risk of cardiovascular problems such as heart disease and stroke, compared with women wh
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Medical camp conducted by Chilkur Balaji College of Pharmacy

A free medical camp conducted by Chilkur Balaji College of Pharmacy received good response at Nagireddy Guda village in the mandal, College Chairman Ravuri Venkata Swamy along with
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Orange juice could prevent memory loss in men: Study

Eating leafy greens, dark orange or red vegetables and berry fruits, and drinking orange juice may lower risk of memory loss over time, especially in men, a study has found The stu
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New drug shows promise in halting spread of brain cancer

Scientists have developed a novel drug that could block glioblastoma the deadliest form of brain cancer from spreading
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Boon for heart patients in remote areas

There is some good news for heart patients in remote places Scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad IITHyderabad have developed a new algorithm that promises to
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