Tag archive for ‘health news’
By khabrain On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Insecticide responsible for deaths of 13 children in Bangladesh: study

WASHINGTON: Controversial insecticide endosulfan, which has been banned by more than 80 countries, was responsible for the deaths of 13 children in Bangladesh in 2012, a study found on Monday. All of the fatalities, More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Shingles boosts risk of heart attack, stroke: study

MIAMI: People who develop shingles — a re-activation of the chicken pox virus which commonly affects older people — may face a ballooning risk of heart attack or stroke, South Korean researchers said. Their More...

By khabrain On Saturday, July 1st, 2017
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Brain cancer can be prevented with olive oil

ISLAMABAD: New research suggests that olive oil may also help to prevent brain cancer. The health benefits of olive oil are wide-ranging; studies have linked the fat to reduced risk of obesity and heart disease, More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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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 Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Aspirin increases bleeding risk in older stroke patients: study

Long-term, daily use of aspirin to prevent blood clots in very elderly patients leads to an increased risk of serious or fatal internal bleeding, researchers said Wednesday. Heartburn medication would allows people More...

By khabrain On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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For healthier arteries, eat more fruits and vegetables

NEW YORK: Eating more fruits and vegetables may reduce the risk of peripheral artery disease, according to a study of more than 3.6 million individuals in the U.S. “We hope that studies like this can be an important More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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No vote on healthcare bill this week in U.S. House

WASHINGTON: U.S. House leaders have decided against holding a vote on a reworked healthcare system overhaul this week after failing to find the necessary support, congressional aides said on Thursday. White House More...

By khabrain On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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Muslim prayer movements reduce back pain: study

ISLAMABAD: A recent study inferred that Islamic prayer practices, such as bowing and kneeling, can actually reduce pain in lower back if done regularly and according to the general principles. “One way to think More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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Frozen lemons will help you get rid of diabetes, cancer, obesity

Aromatic and acidulous fruit, lemon is used in numerous health recipes because of its countless health benefits. Lemons are excellent for detoxification of the kidneys and the liver, however when juiced, the lemon More...

By khabrain On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Precautionary measures to avoid cold

RAWALPINDI: The medical practitioner in Benazir Bhutto Hospital Dr Aslam Chaudhry has advised to stay warm in order to avoid cold, flu, skin cracks and joint pains among other respiratory ailments. A few precautionary More...