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Less Sleep may Negatively Affect Women''s Bone Health

NEW YORK:Getting too little sleep is linked with a higher risk of having low bone mineral density (BMD) and developing osteoporosis, researchers have warned.Osteoporosis is… Read more..

Blood Test to Detect Breast Cancer Signs 5 Years Sooner

LONDON:Researchers have found that a simple blood test can detect breast cancer up to five years before there are any clinical signs of it.The blood… Read more..

People with Autism Risk more Likely to Report Self Harm

LONDON:People with a higher genetic likelihood of autism are more likely to report higher childhood maltreatment, self-harm and suicidal thoughts, according to a new study… Read more..

Facebook Launches Healthcare Tool for Checkup Reminders

SAN FRANCISCO:Making a foray into the personal digital healthcare domain, Facebook has unveiled a "Preventive Health" tool that connects people to health resources and sends… Read more..

Cells Linked to Blindness in Elderly Found

NEW YORK:A team of researchers have discovered cells that lead to progressive loss of central vision among the elderly.Age-related macular degeneration is one of the… Read more..

Experts Discuss Immunology at Mindray Special Scientific Forum

KOCHI:Aimed at boosting lab practice in India, Mindray Medical India showcased its superior range of diagnostic technologies at a special scientific forum dedicated to Thyroid… Read more..

ICICI Bank Introduces ‘FD Health’; India’s First Fixed Deposit with Critical Illness Insurance

MUMBAI:ICICI Bank announces the launch of ‘FD Health’, a Fixed Deposit (FD) offering the dual-benefit of investment growth via FD and protection through a critical… Read more..

Kerala to Issue Guidelines, BIS Certification for Adventure Tourism

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:In a first such initiative in the country, Kerala Tourism will be implementing guidelines and a certification scheme from Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) to… Read more..

Kerala Tourism Conferred two National Tourism Awards

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Barely days after it was conferred three PATA gold awards, Kerala Tourism covered itself with more glory as it bagged two prestigious National Tourism Awards… Read more..

DocsApp Sets 1-million Subscriber Target for ‘DocsApp Gold’

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:DocsApp, a 24x7 online doctor consultation app, has set a target of over 1-million subscribers for its annual consultancy service ‘DocsApp Gold’ by the year… Read more..

Asian Regional Forum Against Drug 2019 Inaugurated by Governor

KOCHI:The Asian Regional Forum against Drugs organised by the World Federation Against Drugs (WFAD) and the Fourth Wave Foundation’s Project VENDA was inaugurated by Arif… Read more..

E-cigarette Usage Among US Kids Doubled in 2 years

NEW YORK:Researchers have found that the number of kids vaping nicotine in the US has doubled in the past two years.Data from the 2019 Monitoring… Read more..

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