Health

Belly fat: gut bacteria checks could lead to personalised diets

Rates of obesity are rising across the globe; a third of the world’s population is now overweight and nearly a fifth is obese. Public health

Sharing data can help prevent public health emergencies in Africa

Global collaboration and sharing data on public health emergencies is important to fight the spread of infectious diseases. If scientists and health workers can openly

Bangalorian goldsmith carves miniature World Cup trophy

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 3 (ANI): The World Cup fever has gripped the entire nation, and to keep up with the sporting frenzy, a Bengaluru-based

30% more people using drugs globally than 10 years ago

[unable to retrieve full-text content] NEW YORK, New York – Opioids, which include both heroin and legal pain relievers, were responsible for around two-thirds of

Rajasthan govt to introduce bill to protect depositors

Raipur (Rajasthan) [India], Jun 24 (ANI): Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s government is set to introduce a bill to protect depositors and to put a check

A loan, not a gift: Merging business and aid in Afghanistan

Bost University Hospital is only a half-hour drive from Taliban-controlled territory in Afghanistan’s restive Helmand province, but it has something even the nearby government hospital

Third case of Ebola in Uganda confirmed, two of whom have died

KAMPALA, Uganda/GENEVA, Switzerland – Fears are escalating over the potential spread of the deady Ebola virus, after a third case of the disease has been

IreIand to co-chair Red Cross Donor Support Group

DUBLIN, Ireland – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Donor Support Group has a new co-chair as of this week, and it is

Iligan calls to fight for health, rights for PLHIV

ILIGAN CITY, May 22 (PIA)-Commemorating the 36thAnnual International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Candlelight Memorial, the local government of Iligan City local officials raised social

California Firm Reports Progress on Blood Tests to Detect Cancer

A California company says its experimental blood test was able to detect many types of cancer at an early stage and gave very few false

Researchers draw link between bipolar disorder and Parkinson’s

Washington [USA], May 27 (ANI): People with bipolar disorder were nearly seven times as likely to develop Parkinson’s disease later in life compared to those

Amid border wrangles, Eritreans wrestle with staying or going

An unexpected rapprochement last year between Ethiopia and Eritrea, and the subsequent opening of the border, seemed to offer hope of a more lenient approach

HDFC ERGO launches cover for vector borne diseases

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 13 (ANI/ NewsVoir): HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s third-largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, today announced the launch

WHO overhauls Ebola vaccination strategy as Congo cases surge

The World Health Organisation adapted its vaccination strategy on Tuesday to try to contain a spiralling outbreak of Ebola in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo,

Death toll of FBI 9/11 first responders rises to 16

NEW YORK, New York – Nearly 18 years after the deadly 9/11 attacks in the United States, the death toll from that horrific series of

Hospital hit in wave of airstrikes across west-central Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria – A hospital in Northern Hama in west-central Syria has been largely destroyed as a wave oif airstrikes carried out across the region.

HSE Ireland’s new Food, Nutrition and Hydration Policy is launched

DUBLIN, Ireland – HSE’s new Food, Nutrition and Hydration Policy has been launched. The official launch took place late last week at the Mater Misericordiae

U.S. indicts scores of doctors and pharmacists for dispensing opioids

CINCINNATI, Ohio – Thirty one doctors, 7 pharmacists, eight nurse practitioners, and seven other licensed medical professionals, are among 60 people indicted for illegally prescribing

People with more muscle power tend to live longer: study

Washington DC [USA], Apr 15 (ANI): Here’s yet another reason to hit the gym and lift weights. According to a recent study, by increasing your

5 High-Protein Foods Nutritionists Want You To Eat More Of

5 High-Protein Foods Nutritionists Want You To Eat More Of When you think of protein-rich foods, there’s a good chance animal meat comes to mind.

8 Foods You Should Ditch Now To De-Bloat By This Weekend

8 Foods You Should Ditch Now To De-Bloat By This Weekend Unless you’re training for a race or do high-intensity interval training, like indoor cycling

20 Black Friday Kitchen Deals Every Home Chef Needs In Her Life

20 Black Friday Kitchen Deals Every Home Chef Needs In Her Life 1/20 Photograph courtesy of Khun Rikon Epicurean/amazon Khun Rikon Epicurean Garlic Press 2/20

Prevention

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Men Reveal The Real Reasons Why They Don't Want Sex With Their Partners Anymore

Men Reveal The Real Reasons Why They Don't Want Sex With Their Partners Anymore This was reported by 9% of men and 19% of women. 

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