Just half a glass of wine a day may increase breast cancer risk

NEW YORK: "Just half a glass of wine a day ups the risk of breast cancer by nine per cent, experts warn," The Sun...

Loneliness may harm sleep quality for young adults

ISLAMABAD: Money worries, stress, and drinking too much coffee - these are just some of the factors that can cause us to have a...

We’re falling behind in battle of the bulge, health authorities warn

Nepean: ALARMING  new figures show obesity and for the region are trending up, while the rates across NSW are trending down. The 2016-17 of the Nepean...

No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise

LONDON: Children should not be given fruit juice before they are 1 year old unless it's advised by a doctor, according to new guidelines...

Mindful eating can aid weightloss

NORTH CAROLINA: Good news diet haters, new research has found that mindfulness is a more effective way to lose weight than simply trying to...

Tree nuts can lower colon cancer recurrence, death risk

Islamabad: Consuming at least 2 ounces of tree nuts every week may significantly reduce the risk of cancer recurrence for patients who have been...

Beauty Sleep is For Real and Here’s Why You Really Need It

SWEDEN: You may not give sleep that much importance given your chaotic and fast-paced life but according to a new study, lack of sleep...

Researchers consider Zika virus for brain cancer treatment

LONDON: Researchers in the U.K. are set to test whether the Zika virus can fight difficult-to-treat brain cancer by attacking its cells, potentially opening...

Women Can Safely Induce Their Own Abortions, New Study Finds

NEW YORK: Women living in countries with strict anti-abortion laws have long turned to dangerous methods to end their pregnancies, but the internet has...

Lack of sleep knocks your social appeal, says research

LONDON: "A couple of bad nights is enough to make a person look 'significantly' more ugly," reports BBC News. Researchers in Sweden found people rated...