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Overweight? You may be at high risk of colon cancer later

By: IANS | London | Published:May 20, 2017 7:33 pm Keep your young boys healthy and fit. (Source: File Photo) Is your son overweight? Beware, he may be at an increased greater risk of developing colon (bowel) cancer in adulthood as compared to his slimmer friends, researchers have warned. A …

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Omega-3 foods may reduce risk of Alzheimer’s disease

By: IANS | New York | Published:May 20, 2017 7:36 pm Omega 3 fatty acids helps in increasing memory too. (Source: ThinkStock Images) Eating foods rich in omega 3 fatty acids may raise blood flow to areas in the brain associated with memory and learning, thus reducing the risk of …

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Hypertension in young adults ups stroke risk later

By: IANS | New York | Published:May 20, 2017 7:37 pm Obesity causes hypertension and high blood pressure in kids. (Source: ThinkStock Images) Your teenaged son or daughter with a common type of high blood pressure may be at greater risk for stroke as well as damage to the kidneys …

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Artificial heart valve may disturb your sleep

By: IANS | London | Published:May 20, 2017 7:40 pm Sound produced by an artificial heart valve is injurious to health. (Source: ThinkStock images) Nearly one in four patients with an artificial heart valve are facing disturbance in their sleep, owing to the ticking sound produced by the machine, researchers …

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The secret to look good: Start eating fruits and vegetables

Written by IANS | Sydney | Published:May 19, 2017 5:29 pm It’s a secret of eating veggies and fruits. (Source: File Photo) Eating enough fruit and vegetables could be the secret to looking good and having attractive skin, according to a study released on Friday by Australian researchers. The researchers …

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Is your kid overweight? Obesity may cause depression later

By: IANS | London | Published:May 19, 2017 9:08 pm Obesity leads you to depression. (Source: File photo) Is your kid overweight? Beware, being obese, especially from a young age may substantially increase a lifetime risk of major depression, researchers have found. The study showed that being overweight at age …

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