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Breastfeeding may reduce hypertension risk Breastfeeding may reduce hypertension risk

However, the effects of breastfeeding on maternal health have been little studied compared with the effects on the children


Menopause likely to worsen rheumatoid arthritis symptoms Menopause likely to worsen rheumatoid arthritis symptoms

Women with rheumatoid arthritis are likely to suffer a greater decline in physical function after menopause says a study


Frail older adults likely to experience delirium after surgery Frail older adults likely to experience delirium after surgery

Other risk factors that are associated with developing postoperative delirium include smoking and the use of psychotropic medications


Omega-3s from fish more effective in cancer prevention Omega-3s from fish more effective in cancer prevention

According to a study, marine-based omega-3s are eight times more effective at inhibiting tumour development and growth than plant-based sources


Keep body fat in check to cut breast cancer risk: Study Keep body fat in check to cut breast cancer risk: Study

The researchers found that the risk of breast cancer increased by 35 per cent for each five kilogram increase in whole body fat


Junk food causes serious health hazard to children Junk food causes serious health hazard to children

As nutritionists observe high calories in fast food turn children obese and these foods contain saturated fat which is very harmful to health


Vitamin D may ease painful irritable bowel syndrome Vitamin D may ease painful irritable bowel syndrome

IBS is a debilitating, chronic, relapsing and functional disorder of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract


Ensure desired health services at hospitals: Prime Minister Ensure desired health services at hospitals: PM

Sheikh Hasina says her govt has been working relentlessly to improve the healthcare facilities and reach those at the doorsteps of the common people


Structural differences in brain linked to epilepsy: Study Structural differences in brain linked to epilepsy: Study

Adults with epilepsy exhibited lower volume in the right thalamus — a region which relays sensory and motor signals


Weight-loss surgery may halve risk of death in adults Weight-loss surgery may halve risk of death in adults

Apart from weight loss, the surgery also lowered rates of new diabetes diagnoses, improved blood pressure


Depression may reduce survival rates in cancer patients Depression may reduce survival rates in cancer patients

The findings of the study indicated that patients should be screened and treated for depressive symptoms at the time of diagnosis


Severe gum disease linked to lung, colon cancers Severe gum disease linked to lung, colon cancers

Advanced gum disease, also called periodontitis, is caused by bacterial infection that damages the soft tissue and bone that supports the teeth


This anti-ageing protein may combat obesity, cancers This anti-ageing protein may combat obesity, cancers

A new variant of FGF21 with 10 times higher potency and cellular activity was also unveiled


Toothpaste ingredient can combat malaria, finds robot scientist Toothpaste ingredient can combat malaria, finds robot scientist

The researchers showed that “triclosan” was able to target and act on this enzyme, even in pyrimethamine-resistant parasites


Ad-Din to conduct 10,000 free cataract operations a year Ad-Din to conduct 10,000 free cataract operations a year

Cataract operations are conducted on 70 patients at the first camp where quilts were also distributed among cold-hit people

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