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Love chocolate and junk food? You can now blame your DNA

By: PTI | London | Published:April 24, 2017 8:36 pm Blame your genes. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Can’t stop munching on chocolates or other unhealthy snacks? Blame your DNA, say scientists who have identified gene variants that influence our foods choices and dietary habits. Researchers from Autonomous University of Madrid in …

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Blood pressure drug may help treat skin cancer: Study

Prev Los Angeles: A drug commonly used to treat high blood pressure may protect against the sun-induced cell damage that leads to skin cancer, a new study claims. Researchers from Western University of Health Sciences in the US found that the drug called carvedilol surprisingly showed some protective effects against …

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Breast milk may help early detection of cancer

By: PTI | Boston | Published:April 23, 2017 9:09 pm This new method could offer a new, non-invasive approach to breast cancer screening for women. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Protein markers in breast milk can help detect breast cancer at an early stage and even predict if a woman is at …

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Super 7 health benefits of mint leaves or pudina in summers

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published:April 22, 2017 3:52 pm Oranges with glass of juice and green mint leaves Pudina (mint leaves) aids in digestion, improves oral health, treats cold and more, say experts. JLN Sastry, Head of Healthcare Research, Dabur Research and Development, and Parameshwar Arora, Senior Ayurveda …

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