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...

Study finds refilled water bottles are as dirty as your toilet

ISLAMABAD, Aug 14: We all know the key to a healthy mind and body is consuming lots of water, but you may need to...

Mid-range ‘good’ cholesterol levels associated with longer life

Islamabad, Aug 14: According to recent research, Intermediate high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels may help people have a longer life. Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance...

Sorry, but you DO need to floss: Dentist warns not doing so can lead...

LOS ANGELES, Aug 11: We all know that brushing out teeth at least twice a day is vital to keeping strong teeth and disease-free...