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Nestle to cut salt in Maggi noodles, soup

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: May 31, 2017 3:28 pm Photo for representation. Packaged food makers Nestle India Ltd have decided increase iron content and decrease salt in Maggi noodles. The company is a subsidiary of Swiss packaged food giants Nestle SA. It said that it …

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Smoking during pregnancy can harm your baby’s liver

By: IANS | London | Published:May 31, 2017 4:40 pm Pregant mothers, say no to smoking! (Source: ThinkStock Images) Smoking cigarettes during pregnancy is likely to cause damage to foetal organs, especially to the liver, and may do lasting harm, revealed a study. The findings, led by researchers from the …

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Maternal stress may increase ADHD risk in kids later in life

London | Published:May 31, 2017 4:41 pm Pregnant mothers seek support from a therapist to handle your stress better. (Source: ThinkStock Images) Long-term stressful situations during pregnancy increases stress hormone, which may raise the risk of babies’ developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or cardiovascular disease in adulthood, researchers say. …

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Munching on these dry fruits can help you stay fit!

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published:May 31, 2017 4:44 pm Keep munching dryfruits! ( Source: ThinkStocK Images) Treat yourself to dry fruits like apricots, walnuts and pistachios to be healthy. Purba Kalita, co-founder,, an online marketplace for regional sweets and handicrafts, and Priyatama Srivastava, dietician at UrbanClap, a …

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Smoking may cause bone degeneration in youngsters

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published:May 31, 2017 7:07 pm Smoking kills over one million people in the India annually. (Source: File Photo) Youngsters who smoke may be at risk of developing low bone density — a condition that may lead to an increased risk of developing osteoporosis, experts …

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