Sleeping with contact lenses leads to vision loss

ISLAMABAD, Aug 24: CDC finds that 99% of contact lens wearers do not wear or care for their lenses properly, increasing their risk of...

There is more to diets than salad

ISLAMABAD, Aug 20: Contrary to popular opinion, food is not the enemy when it comes to shedding pounds.  Experts say that instead of cutting down...

Margarine deadly for health

ISLAMABAD, Aug 17: Saturated fat found in butter, meat or cream is unlikely to kill you, but margarine just might, new research suggests. Although...

7 ways you lie to yourself about your weight

ISLAMABAD, Aug 16: Your bathroom scale doesn't lie about your weight—but you might be fibbing to yourself. People tend to subtract a few pounds...

Low-fat diets ‘better than cutting carbs’ for weight loss

ISLAMABAD, Aug 14: Scientists intensely analysed people on controlled diets by inspecting every morsel of food, minute of exercise and breath taken. Both diets...

Depression raises heart disease risk among teens

ISLAMABAD, Aug 12: Major depression and bipolar disorder put teenagers at greater risk for heart disease and should be considered as independent risk factors...

Kidney problems linked to brain disorders: Study

ISLAMABAD, Aug 7 :  Kidney problems can increase the risk of brain disorders, a new study finds. The findings suggest that protecting kidney health may...

Young fathers at highest risk of death in middle age

ISLAMABAD, Aug 5:  Men who become fathers before the age of 25 may be at higher risk of death in middle age, according to...

Obese kids a universal target for bullies

ISLAMABAD, Aug 3:  "Being fat" is seen as the most common reason why children are bullied, a new study reveals. Researchers who surveyed more than...

6 Ways to Keep a Check on Cholesterol

ISLAMABAD, Aug 2 : When it comes to having the appropriate nutrition, the element of cholesterol is given special importance. In this article we...