Health

Google AI can Better Predict Lung Cancer

SAN FRANCISCO: A team of Google researchers has used a deep-learning algorithm to detect lung cancer accurately from computed scans.The work demonstrates the potential for Artificial… Read more..

Heart Attacks More Severe in Morning Than Night

Heart attacks that mostly happen in the morning tend to be more severe than cardiac arrests at night, warn researchers.The study, published in the journal… Read more..

Patients with Schizophrenia, Epilepsy Die Before 50 Years

More than one in four patients suffering from schizophrenia as well as epilepsy die even before celebrating their 50th birthday, a study claimed."There was an… Read more..

US Judge Orders FDA to Speed up Review of e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON:A federal judge is siding with public health groups suing the Food and Drug Administration to begin reviewing thousands of e-cigarettes on the U.S. market.The… Read more..

India Had World’s Highest Child Mortality Rate in 2015

WASHINGTON:India had more deaths among children under five than any other country in 2015, with large disparities in the child mortality rate between richer and… Read more..

A Common Class of Antibiotics May Increase Nerve Damage Risk

LONDON:A common class of antibiotics – used to treat respiratory and urinary tract infections – may increase a patient’s risk of suffering a serious and… Read more..

Chewing Gum Additive Linked to Colorectal Cancer

SYDNEY:A food additive which is commonly used as a whitening agent in products such as chewing gum and mayonnaise could lead to inflammatory bowel diseases… Read more..

70% Moms In India Use Smartphone For Parenting

While eight in 10 mothers in India believe technology has made parenting easier, 70 per cent mothers claim to have used a smartphone for rearing… Read more..

Global Obesity Rising Faster in Rural Areas than Cities

PARIS:Obesity has emerged as a global health epidemic, driving rising rates of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and a host of cancers. Obesity worldwide is increasing… Read more..

Stress in Early Life May Lead to Depression

LONDON:People who take stress in early life are at risk of developing negative thinking which could lead to major depressive disorder (MDD), says a study."This… Read more..

Arsenic in Drinking Water may Change Heart Structure, says Study

WASHINGTON:Drinking water contaminated with arsenic may lead to thickening of the heart’s main pumping chamber in young adults, increasing the risk for future heart problems,… Read more..

Diabetes Patients need to Manage Risks while Fasting during Ramzan, say Experts

NEW DELHI:Ramzan, the month of fasting in Islam, began Tuesday and health experts have warned those with diabetes to manage risks while fasting as it… Read more..

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