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Pot belly ups heart failure risk Pot belly ups heart failure risk

Obesity not only increases the risk of heart failure, but increased belly fat, combined with an ageing…


Excess weight can increase odds of asthma in women Excess weight can increase odds of asthma in women

Obesity and a common endocrine system disorder among women of reproductive age - polycystic ovary syndrome…


Common migraine medication can affect baby


Common migraine medication can affect baby

  Certain medications and treatments long considered safe to treat pregnant women with migraines…


More obese people in the world than underweight, says study More obese people in the world than underweight, says study

There are now more adults in the world classified as obese than underweight, a major study has suggested.…


Seasonal influenza vaccination cuts stillbirth risk by half Seasonal influenza vaccination cuts stillbirth risk by half

Women who receive seasonal influenza vaccine during pregnancy may have over 50 percent reduced risk…


Vegetarian Diet Makes Indians More Prone to Colon Cancer Vegetarian Diet Makes Indians More Prone to Colon Cancer

NEW YORK: A vegetarian diet has led to a gene mutation that may make Indians more susceptible to inflammation,…


Brain injury linked to stiffened arteries Brain injury linked to stiffened arteries

Individuals who suffer from stiffening of the arteries and are in their 40s may experience subtle and…


Patients with skin infections hardly complete antibiotic doses Patients with skin infections hardly complete antibiotic doses

Patients with skin infections are less likely to take all their prescribed antibiotic doses after leaving…


Officials: Zika-infected Couples Should Postpone Pregnancy Officials: Zika-infected Couples Should Postpone Pregnancy

Federal health officials on Friday issued first-time guidance for couples planning a pregnancy if either…


Biological markers identified in the blood Biological markers identified in the blood

An international team of researchers has identified biological markers in the blood that can help doctors…


Malaria first spread from birds: Study Malaria first spread from birds: Study

Malaria, a life-threatening disease caused by parasites that are transmitted to people through mosquitoe…


Zika arrived in Americas in 2013: study Zika arrived in Americas in 2013: study

The Zika virus now spreading widely throughout the hemisphere probably arrived in the Americas in a…


WHO: Yellow fever outbreak kills 178 in Angola WHO: Yellow fever outbreak kills 178 in Angola

JOHANNESBURG: The World Health Organization says the first yellow fever outbreak in Angola in decades…


Football cuts risk of heart disease, diabetes Football cuts risk of heart disease, diabetes

Is there any reason for you not to play in your 60s or 70s? A new study shows that long-term recreational…


Our DNA less 'human' than scientists previously thought! Our DNA less 'human' than scientists previously thought!

A significant portion of what we think of as our "human" DNA actually came from viruses, and…

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