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We also feature diets, methods of treatment and some health facilities that are used by famous and successful people in Hollywood, New York and elsewhere.
New Delhi, Jan. 31: Ashwagandha, a plant used for centuries in Ayurvedic medicine, cleaned out abnormal protein deposits in the brain and reversed damage and behavioural changes observed in Alzheimers disease when tested on mice, a team of Indian scientists announced today. The scientists have shown through experiments on mice that extracts of Ashwagandha (Withania [...]
By JENNIFER CORBETT DOOREN People who increased their consumption of red meat during a four-year period were more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes in a subsequent four-year period, according to an analysis involving about 150,000 people. Jennifer Corbett-Dooren has details of a new health study that found a connection between the consumption of red [...]
The city council in San Francisco recently banned restaurants such as McDonald’s from including toy giveaways in Happy Meal-type kids’ menu items, in an attempt to thwart the rise of childhood obesity. Nice try, but this policy isn’t likely to have much of an effect, and here’s why: The Happy Meal of today is not [...]
The study revealed that unlike female menopause which all women experience, male menopause is only experienced by 2% men.
By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Children and young adults who are prescribed antipsychotic drugs have a three-fold risk of developing diabetes, compared to youths who take other psychotropic drugs, suggests a new study. The study’s senior researcher said the findings should give doctors pause before prescribing antipsychotics to children and teens. [...]
HOUSTON – Living with diabetes is a constant challenge. Those who do must carefully balance insulin doses, either by injections or through a pump. They’ve also got to watch what they eat and their daily activities. Imagine doing this, and you aren’t even a teenager yet. That’s what several guests on our morning show are [...]
I kind of admire Ginger Spice Geri Halliwell, she compensated for her lack of talent with remarkable gung ho spirit, and is still managing to remain in the public eye, despite being famous for being famously crap.
World renowned scientist Stephen Hawking will be able to better communicate his ideas about fundamental physics after the technology that interprets his speech was upgraded with a new device. A worsening of the degenerative disease affecting the 71-year-old physicist had recently reduced him to composing sentences at a rate of one word a minute. But [...]
Sugar: tastes great but reeks havoc on the system with symptoms such as hyperactivity, general malaise, diabetes, high blood pressure or just plain moodiness. Oh, and sugar makes you fat.