Three cups of coffee a day keep the doctor away: studies

MIAMI: Coffee addicts and aficionados often say drinking the bitter liquid makes life worth living, but the habit may also help them live longer, according to two major international studies. Experts cautioned, however, that the US and European reports, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, failed to show that coffee was truly the reason that More...

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By khabrain On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Eat grapes and protect your teeth from decay: Study

ISLAMABAD: Eating grapes can protect your teeth from decaying as a recent study suggests a natural compound found in grapes can strengthen teeth and boost the strength of fillings. Scientists from the University More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Can exercise weaken the link between obesity and heart damage?

Even though heavy adults can be more prone to cardiac problems than their slimmer peers, exercise may lower the odds of heart damage for obese people, a recent study suggests. Researchers examined data on 9,427 More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Does depression boost the risk of cancer death?

PARIS: People who are frequently depressed or anxious may run a higher risk of dying from certain types of cancer, researchers said on Thursday. Medical records of more than 160,000 adults in England and Wales showed More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Dying your hair can lead to cancer!

There is a big chance for hairstylists, barbers and those who regularly dye their hair to develop different kinds of cancers specially bladder cancer because of their constant exposure to hair dyes which contain More...

By khabrain On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Five simple steps to remove unwanted facial hair naturally

Geetika Mittal Gupta, dermatologist and Medical Director of ISAAC (International Skin and Anti-Aging Centre), lists down some home remedies to get rid of facial hair naturally: Lemon juice and honey: Lemon and honey More...

By khabrain On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Physical activity may lower risk of bacterial infection

ISLAMABAD: Low and moderate levels of physical activity may significantly lower the risk of bacterial infection, a new study has found. Regular physical activity is known to have various health benefits including More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Lack of exercise runs up $67.5 bn annual health tab: study

PARIS: Health problems caused by a lack of daily physical exercise cost the world some $67.5 billion (61 billion euros) in 2013 — more than many countries’ GDP, researchers said Thursday. The total was divided More...

By khabrain On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Thumb-suckers, nail-biters less likely to develop allergies

Children who suck their thumbs or bite their nails are less likely than others to have allergies later, according to a new study. According to the “hygiene hypothesis,” early life exposure to microbes may decrease More...

By khabrain On Saturday, June 11th, 2016

Down’s syndrome ‘treated’ with green tea: study

PARIS: A chemical in green tea has been shown to improve cognitive ability in persons with Down’s syndrome, scientists and doctors said Tuesday. In a year-long clinical trial, the treatment led to improved scores More...