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E-cigarettes Can Be As Harmful As Cigarettes And Bad For Heart Health

E-cigarettes Can Be As Harmful As Cigarettes And Bad For Heart Health

E-cigarettes can be harmful for your blood pressure and cause cardiovascular problems too. A person’s peripheral systolic blood pressure can go up significantly for 45 minutes after using an e-cigarette. E-cigarettes can increase your risk of cardiovascular disease as much as cigarettes do. Using E-cigarettes, which contain nicotine, have a negative impact on our vascular […]

July 21st, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Schizophrenia Is Root Cause For 12% Of Suicide Cases

Schizophrenia Is Root Cause For 12% Of Suicide Cases

Schizophrenia may be linked to suicide as it affects your ability to think clearly, says a new study. Nearly 12% of all suicide cases involve a diagnosis of schizophrenia, which affects one’s ability to think clearly, says a new study done by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health’s (CAMH) in Canada. The findings suggest […]

July 14th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

The Scientific Reason Behind Alcohol Addiction

The Scientific Reason Behind Alcohol Addiction

It is due to molecular mechanisms including lower levels of a protein in the brain that addicts take to alcohol. Molecular mechanisms including lower levels of a protein in the brain may be the reason why addicts choose alcohol over an alternative reward, finds a study that may help improve treatment for alcohol dependence. The […]

July 7th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Scientists Claim They Have Created A Diabetes “Magic Pill” Which Could Help Reverse The Condition

Scientists Claim They Have Created A Diabetes “Magic Pill” Which Could Help Reverse The Condition

Cure for diabetes? In a breakthrough, researchers claim they have orally administered a substance in a rat that could temporarily coat the intestine and prevent post-meal spikes in blood sugar. BOSTON – Scientists say they have developed a less invasive and effective treatment for reversing type 2 diabetes, one that can offer the same benefits […]

June 30th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

New Research Says Diabetes Is NOT Caused By Eating Sugar

New Research Says Diabetes Is NOT Caused By Eating Sugar

People with a sweet tooth must have surely been advised by many, “Itna meetha mat khao warna diabetes ho jaega” (Eating too much sugar will cause diabetes). But does that really happen? While it’s true that you are advised to avoid sugar if you are suffering from diabetes, already, can eating too much actually lead […]

June 23rd, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

5 Things You Can Do To Cure Your Smartphone Addiction

5 Things You Can Do To Cure Your Smartphone Addiction

If you find yourself checking Instagram during a meal out with friends or scrolling through your Facebook feed in bed until you look up and realize it’s 2am, you may have an unhealthy relationship with your smartphone. Use these tips to outsmart the smartphone. NEW YORK – Smartphones have taken over our lives. Why are […]

June 16th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Targeted Cancer Treatment Could Replace Chemo And Radiation In Future

Targeted Cancer Treatment Could Replace Chemo And Radiation In Future

Looking beyond existing treatments for cancer, such as chemotherapy and radiation, researchers are focusing on treatments that target a tumour’s individual genetic traits for better results. Cancer treatments that attack tumors based on their individual genetic traits, and not just their location in the body, could extend survival for twice as many patients, says a […]

June 9th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Have You Checked Your Blood Pressure Lately?

Have You Checked Your Blood Pressure Lately?

A new global effort called May Measurement Month is urging people to get tested, monitor their BP, to avoid the silent killer that is hypertension. Doctors have declared this May Measurement Month worldwide, in a bid to get people to pay closer attention to their BP and avoid the silent killer, hypertension. It’s called the […]

June 2nd, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Don’t Use The Microwave Too Much As It Can Cause Diabetes, Obesity, Infertility

Don’t Use The Microwave Too Much As It Can Cause Diabetes, Obesity, Infertility

Diabetes, obesity, cancer and infertility could have a surprising trigger: Heating food in plastic container in a microwave. According to a study, it releases 95% of all chemicals, which could prove harmful for you. Do you heat your food in a microwave often? Stop, because it can severely effect your fertility. Food microwaved in plastic containers […]

May 26th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »

High Blood Pressure Ails One In Every Eight Indians Over 30, Reveals Study

High Blood Pressure Ails One In Every Eight Indians Over 30, Reveals Study

One in every eight Indian suffers from high blood pressure, according to the National Family Health Survey, which screened 22.5 million adults across 100 districts in Indian in 2017. The survey, conducted by the Union health ministry, also concluded that 8.6% of India’s population (10.4% men, 6.7% women) has hypertension. NEW DELHI – Around one […]

May 19th, 2018 | Posted in Health | Read More »