Flu nasal spray just as effective as flu shot

Islamabad, Aug 17: A new study by the American College of Physicians indicates that flu nasal spray offers similar protection against flu to the...

Florida Keys Opposition Stalls Tests Of Genetically Altered Mosquitoes

Florida, Aug 17: The fight against the Zika virus has a new weapon: the genetically engineered mosquito. It's recently been approved by federal regulators...

Cancer kills more Europeans than heart disease does: Study

LONDON, Aug 16: With 17.3 million deaths globally, cancer has now overtaken heart diseases as the main cause of death in 12 European countries,...

Swapping just one sugary drink with water may make you slim

SYDNEY, Aug 16: Replacing one little calorie-laden sugary soda with water may significantly help reduce body weight as well as improve overall health, says...

Bananas May Become Extinct In 5 To 10 Years

California, Aug 16: Bananas - one of the world's top five staple foods - may become extinct in just 5 to 10 years due...

Food commercials likely to change Children’s eating priorities

Islamabad, Aug 16:Researchers have found that Food commercials directly influence children's food choices and brain activity, and they may be a factor in overeating...

How Big A Risk Is Acetaminophen During Pregnancy?

LONDON, Aug 15: Dozens of journal articles cross our desks at NPR each week and, like nurses in the emergency room, we need to...

Culture gap makes carb counting harder for people with Type 1 diabetes

KARACHI, Aug 15 Patients with diabetes must work hard every day to count the carbs they consume, to avoid dangerous spikes or dips in...

Aerobic exercise helps schizophrenia patients function better

CALIFORNIA, Aug 15: Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder that is usually controlled with powerful drugs—but it can also be helped by strenuous aerobic...

Scientists say coffee can help heal heart, literally

LONDON, Aug 14:Finding yourself short of an excuse to ask someone out for coffee? Scientists at York University just came up with a good...