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Yogurt consumption may improve bone health in elderly

By: IANS | London | Published:May 12, 2017 2:23 pm Yogurt is a rich source of different bone promoting nutrients. The data suggests that improving yogurt intakes could be a strategy for maintaining bone health (Source: File Photo) Increased yogurt consumption is associated with a higher hip bone density and …

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Better sleep and a cup of coffee may help ease pain

By: IANS | New York | Published:May 10, 2017 7:58 pm Say good bye to your pain and pain killers. (Source: File Photo) Rather than taking painkillers, patients with chronic pain might benefit from better sleeping habits coupled with daytime alertness-promoting agents such as coffee, suggests a research. The study, …

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Cotton buds may be hazardous for children: study

By: PTI | Washington | Published:May 8, 2017 8:45 pm About two out of every three patients were younger than eight years of age, with patients aged 0-3 years accounting for 40 per cent of all injuries, researchers said. (Representational Image) Parents, take note! Cotton buds may do more harm …

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Why are women more prone to asthma?

By: IANS | London | Published:May 9, 2017 8:59 pm Primary male sex hormone suppresses the production of a type of immune cell in women. (Source: File Photo) Absence of testosterone in women may explain why females are doubly likely to develop asthma post-puberty, a finding that could lead to …

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