Monday 01 September, 2014

Bigger warning labels on cigarette packs more effective

Small text warning labels remind people about the health risks of smoking, but larger, more graphic warning labels with pictures were better at motivating them to quit Continue reading “Bigger warning labels on cigarette packs more effective” »  More...

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Sleep disturbances indicate onset of Parkinson’s

Sleep behaviour disorder characterised by vivid, violent dreams or dream re-enactment could be a better indicator of onset of Parkinson’s disease than other common symptoms such as olfactory dysfunction and More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Alcohol consumption bad for heart

If you thought one drink per day is good for your heart, be prepared to change your habit as researchers have found that reducing alcohol consumption even in light drinkers improves cardiovascular health. Individuals More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Want to improve college grades? Join gym

If you wish to outshine your peers by scoring higher marks in your college exams, the answer may not be spending more time in a library or study hall but in a gym Continue reading “Want to improve college More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Scorching summer may trigger kidney stone attacks

Hot and humid days may bring more kidney stones as higher temperatures contribute to dehydration that leads to a higher concentration of calcium in the body that promote the growth of kidney stones Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Programme to help curb dating violence

For young adults who are victims of dating violence, a unique health education programme – designed to delay sexual behaviour and promote healthy dating relationships Continue reading “Programme to More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Biotech clusters to be scaled up

The government Thursday announced the scaling up of biotech clusters in the country Continue reading “Biotech clusters to be scaled up” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Achieve toned midriff with right food, exercise

Celebrities always inspire the commoners with their flat, toned stomachs Continue reading “Achieve toned midriff with right food, exercise” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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An apple a day boosts sexual pleasure in women: Study

An apple a day not only keeps the doctor away but also boosts sexual pleasure among women Continue reading “An apple a day boosts sexual pleasure in women: Study” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Ban on sale of loose cigarettes soon in Himachal

Sale of loose cigarettes will be banned soon in Himachal Pradesh to check minors from having access to tobacco, Health Minister Kaul Singh said here Wednesday Continue reading “Ban on sale of loose cigarettes More...