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10 tips to keep body odour at bay in summer

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published:April 15, 2017 12:09 pm Smell is an important sense that makes great impression The problem of body odour persists a lot in summer when the scorching heat causes excessive sweating. Getting rid of unwanted hair and taking a shower are some ways to …

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Both obesity and low BMI may up migraine risk in women

New York: Young women with obesity or underweight conditions may be at an increased risk for migraine, according to a study. Migraine is a headache of varying intensity, often accompanied by nausea and sensitivity to light and sound. The study revealed that people who are obese (defined as a body …

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Inflatable pool toys may up kids' cancer risk

London: Inflatable toys and swimming aids, like bathing rings and armbands, that come with a distinctive smell may predict a range of potentially hazardous substances that are likely to increase the risk of cancer as well as other health issues in kids, researchers have found. “There are always toys that …

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Chemicals in cosmetics cause infertility: IVF experts

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published:April 13, 2017 9:00 pm Cosmetic chemicals puts women at a higher risk of miscarriage and the baby at risk for physical and mental birth defects. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Cosmetics such as nail polish, antibacterial soaps, anti-ageing creams — all with high chemical contents …

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Hot flashes could predict risk of heart disease

By: IANS | New York | Published:April 13, 2017 9:10 pm Newer data indicate that hot flashes often start earlier than previously thought — possibly during the late reproductive years — and persist for a decade or more. (Source: File photo) Hot flashes in women at the pre-menopausal stages may …

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Omega-6 fats may make girls lazy, up diabetes risk

By: IANS | Toronto | Published:April 13, 2017 4:22 pm For the study, the team examined data — from 21 countries in Europe — specifically relating to pre-teen girls and blood glucose levels of adult women. Challenging the common perception, researchers led by one of Indian origin, have found that …

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An apple a day keeps diabetes away

By: ANI | Washington | Published:April 12, 2017 3:22 pm Eat an apple everyday! (Source: File Photo) You may want to add fresh fruits to your diet as according to a recent study, the greater the consumption, the lower is the incidence of diabetes, as well as occurrence of complications …

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