6 foods with surprisingly high amounts of salt

LONDON, Mar 21: Excess salt is not confined to frozen pizzas and chips. It sneaks into a number of unsuspecting foods. There are public health...

Don’t underestimate harm of smoking few cigarettes a day

Karachi, Dec.09: Researchers have revealed that smokers still vastly underestimate the harm of smoking a few cigarettes every day. Oncologist Dr Laurent Greillier from Hopital...

Pregnant women are fearful living in Miami’s Zika hot zone

MIAMI, Aug 4: Jessica Ardente waited 36 years to have her first baby. Her parents will visit in two weeks to watch their grandson’s...

Try Having a Purpose in Life, It Might Help You Get a Good Sleep!...

Northwestern University: Facing troubles getting a good night sleep? A purpose in life may help turn those sleepless nights into the best napping experience. ...

U.S. pays high price for obesity

WASHINGTON: A U.S. adult who is "healthy" but obese could eventually cost society tens of thousands of dollars in medical care and lost wages,...

Little evidence shows cannabis helps chronic pain or PTSD

LONDON: Marijuana plants are displayed for sale at Canna Pi medical marijuana dispensary in Seattle. Even though pain and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are among...

RESEARCHERS DEVELOP SURGICAL GLUE THAT SEALS WOUNDS IN SECONDS

SYDNEY: When surgeons complete a successful lung operation, everyone should breathe a sigh of relief. But real relief may not come until weeks or...

‘Western society is chronically sleep deprived’: the importance of the body’s clock

NEW YORK: The cycle of day and night on our planet is age-old and inescapable, so the idea of an internal body clock might...

Five tips to prevent spine-related issues at work

Islamabad, Dec 27: Reason behind most of the sick leaves is back and neck pain i.e. spine related issues. These problems mostly occur due...

Does baby powder cause cancer? Another jury says yes.

TRENTON, Oct 28: For the third time, Johnson & Johnson has been hit with a multimillion-dollar jury verdict over whether the talc in its...