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'Eat walnuts to control your appetite'

Individuals who regularly consume walnuts, salmon and canola oil — rich in polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs) — are likely to experience hormonal changes that can control appetite and make them feel less hungry, a study has shown. The study found that consuming a diet high in PUFAs caused a significant decrease …

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Childhood depression increases risk of adult addictions: Study

By: IANS | London | Published:July 3, 2017 2:43 pm Researchers identified a correlation between various psychiatric disorders among children and later risk of developing addictions. (Source: File Photo) Suffering from depression or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in childhood may increase the risk of developing addictions later in life, according to …

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Here is a guide to using essential oils

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published:July 3, 2017 5:41 pm Make sure that the product is 100 per cent pure and natural. Non-organic brands may add fillers which often include harmful chemicals and this may harm you in the long run. (Source: File Photo) Indulging in essential oils is …

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This video game holds the clue for a potential cure for cancer

Gaurav Chopra has created a video game that is designed to stumble upon drug combinations to cure cancer Of all the research undertaken to find the cure for Alzheimer’s disease and cancer, this one certainly appears one of a kind. Gaurav Chopra, an assistant professor in Chemistry from Purdue University, …

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Rapid test finds signs of sepsis in single drop of blood

By: IANS | New York | Published:July 3, 2017 8:03 pm Researchers have developed a new portable device that can quickly find unpredictable sepsis infection from a single drop of blood. Researchers have developed a new portable device that can quickly find markers of deadly, unpredictable sepsis infection from a …

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Protein key to common respiratory virus found

By: IANS | New York | Published:July 3, 2017 3:23 pm Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a very common virus that leads to mild, cold-like symptoms in adults and older healthy children. (Source: File Photo) Scientists have identified the structure of a key protein behind a common respiratory virus, a …

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Smoking rates in Britain now at lowest ever level

By: IANS | London | Published:July 3, 2017 12:34 pm Smoking ban turns out to be good for the Britain population. (Source: File Photo) A decade after cigarettes were banished from Britain’s pubs, clubs, bars and restaurants, smoking rates in the country have reached the lowest ever recorded, shows new …

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Bring out your mat this International Yoga Day

Asanas by the Arabian SeaIf exercising in a group keeps you motivated, head to Marine Drive tomorrow to practise your asanas with thousands of others, as holistic health expert Mickey Mehta and Shaina NC teach you yoga by the sea. meeting point: Hotel Ambassador, Marine Drive. You-ga all dayPamper yourself …

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