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Unhealthy lifestyle does not affect sperm quality: Study


June 13th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Lifestyle advice given by doctors to men diagnosed with infertility should be radically overhauled, says latest research. Current guidelines warn infertile men about the dangers of ... Read more...

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Tonsillectomy ‘leads to excess weight gain in kids’


February 1st, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): A new research has found that children who undergo the surgical removal of their tonsils (tonsillectomy), with or without the removal of their adenoids (adenoidectomy), are at increased ... Read more...

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New ’score’ to predict heart disease in youngsters


December 9th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 09 (ANI): University of Nottingham researchers have developed a new 'score', which could be useful for general practitioners (GP) to detect heart disease in youngsters - before it damages their ... Read more...

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Following healthy lifestyle tips could prevent bowel cancer


October 27th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): A new study has indicated that almost a quarter of colorectal (bowel) cancer cases could be prevented if people followed healthy lifestyle advice in five areas including diet ... Read more...

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New test predicts heart disease risk more accurately


July 9th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a new test that can help predict a person's risk of heart disease more accurately.An independent external validation of QRISK, a new score ... Read more...

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Vitamin D: the best protection against cancer


May 30th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): Taking supplements of vitamin D could reduce the incidence of breast cancer by a quarter and bowel cancer by a third, say scientists.What's more, the vitamin, sometimes called ... Read more...

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Program on body, mind and spirit may help women with breast cancer cope


May 17th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 17 (ANI): A program, called Pathfinders, created to take care of body, mind and spirit, could help women with terminal cancer cope and improve their quality of life, says a ... Read more...

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Mind-body programme helps women cope better with cancer


May 16th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 16 (IANS) Pathfinders, a mind-body-spirit programme, helps women cope with terminal cancer and improves their quality of life, according to a new study. "The program helped improve distress and despair ... Read more...

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Most women ignoring healthy lifestyle guidelines before pregnancy


February 13th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): A new study has found that many women are not complying with the nutrition and lifestyle advice before pregnancy, even when it is planned.Good health and nutrition ... Read more...

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New cardiovascular score to improve heart attack, stroke detection


June 25th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): An international team of researchers have developed a new and more accurate method for assessing a persons risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD).The team has developed QRisk2, ... Read more...

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