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Congenital heart disease may up risk of early dementia By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 23rd February, 2018, 08:55

Congenital heart disease involves a defect on the walls of the heart, the valves of the heart and the arteries and veins near the heart

Congenital heart disease may up risk of early dementia

India doctors remove world's 'largest brain tumour' 'Largest brain tumour' removed in India

The patient had been living for three years with the 1.8kg tumour, which was larger than his head


Meningitis kills 4 in central Nigeria Meningitis kills 4 in central Nigeria

Laboratory tests have confirmed 31 additional cases of meningitis, an acute inflammation of the brain and spinal cord, in Niger


Maternal depression continues to impact life-long: Study Maternal depression continues to impact life-long: Study

Women who had postnatal depression reported lower relationship quality with their kids, including those children who are now adults


Study shows heart attack symptoms in women often misinterpreted Study shows heart attack symptoms in women often misinterpreted

The analysis showed that the majority of both men & women reported chest pain, pressure, tightness, or discomfort as their main heart attack symptoms


Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study

Doctors have been testing daily doses of peanut, contained in a capsule and sprinkled over food, as a way to prevent that by gradually


Excess calcium in brain may lead to Parkinson’s disease Excess calcium in brain may lead to Parkinson’s disease

Excess levels of either calcium or alpha-synuclein may be what starts the chain reaction that leads to the death of brain cells


New stroke treatment reduces brain damage, boosts healing New stroke treatment reduces brain damage, boosts healing

Scientists have developed a new treatment for stroke that reduces brain damage and accelerates its natural healing tendencies


Girls may inherit ovarian cancer gene from fathers Girls may inherit ovarian cancer gene from fathers

The study found that genes on the X-chromosome get potentially passed down through the father to his daughter


Cleaning products linked to poorer lung function Cleaning products linked to poorer lung function

UK experts said people should keep their homes well ventilated and use liquid cleaners instead of sprays


14pc adult population victims of hypertension: Study 14pc adult population victims of hypertension: Study

The prevalence of hypertension is more than double in the semi-urban population (24 per cent) compared to that in the rural population (11 per cent)


Ultra-processed food may increase risk of cancer Ultra-processed food may increase risk of cancer

In addition, processed foods may also raise the risk of obesity, high blood pressure and cholesterol


Climbing stairs may reduce hypertension Climbing stairs may reduce hypertension

The findings shows that climbing stairs offer benefits of lowering blood pressure and arterial stiffness


Nasim urges physicians to reach healthcare services to villagers Physicians urged to reach healthcare services to villagers

The Health Minister says the govt, led by PM Sheikh Hasina, is sincerely working to ensure qualitative and standard healthcare services to all


Doctors Remove 14 Worms From Oregon Woman’s Eye Doctors Remove 14 Worms From Oregon Woman’s Eye

Doctors who examined Beckley’s eye weren’t sure what they were seeing


Night shifts may raise risk of diabetes Night shifts may raise risk of diabetes

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), the global prevalence of diabetes has nearly doubled since 1980

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