World Health

Tips for Reducing your Risk of Breast Cancer at Any Age

Aside from keeping us in good physical condition, a study has shown that regular exercise can help prevent breast cancer.However, the American Institute for Cancer… Read more..

A Promising Alternative to Antibiotics

WASHINGTON:Antibiotics' days might be numbered as viruses that kill harmful gut bacteria could represent a real alternative to the traditional medicine.A new clinical study confirmed… Read more..

Artificial Intelligence Can Better Detect Skin Cancer than Dermatologists

BERLIN:An artificial intelligence system can better detect skin cancer than experienced dermatologists, a study has found.Researchers trained a form of artificial intelligence or machine learning… Read more..

Living in a Polluted City Increases the risk for Alzheimer’s

Living in the big city isn’t all that it’s cut out to be – mainly because of pollution, which adversely affects the health of millions… Read more..

Does Liquor Impact Development of Alzheimer's Disease ?

WASHINGTON:A recent study examines the association between alcohol consumption and the progression of Alzheimer's disease.Research from the University of Illinois at Chicago found that some… Read more..

How Melatonin Helps you get Some 'zzz'

WASHINGTON:Melatonin is a hormone known to promote sleep but ever wondered how? Researchers from the University of Missouri School of Medicine have discovered how melatonin… Read more..

Genetic Testing and Targeted Therapy Drugs Improve Survival Rate of Lung Cancer Patients

Genetic testing and treatment with targeted therapy drugs can significantly improve the survival rate of patients, doctors said in the run-up to the ‘World No… Read more..

Most Vitamins, Mineral Supplements Have no Health Benefits

WASHINGTON:Turns out, most popular vitamin and mineral supplements provide no health benefit, contrary to popular belief.According to a study conducted by the St. Michael's Hospital,… Read more..

Tomato Extracts Can Fight Stomach Cancer: Study

LONDON:Tomato extracts can inhibit the growth and malignant cloning of stomach cancer cells, according to a new study that paves the way for novel therapies… Read more..

Middle-aged tooth loss linked to increased coronary heart disease risk

Losing two or more teeth during middle age is associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk. Having fewer natural teeth by middle age is linked to… Read more..