Study shows link between family history of diabetes and increased bone mineral density
The association between type 2 diabetes and increased fracture risk is well documented. However, little was known about the possible effect of family history of diabetes on...
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Cucumber juice is an amazing health tonic: Here's why you should make it
Aside from being a refreshing drink, cucumber juice is also an amazing health tonic. Here are 13 reasons why you should drink cucumber juice: It offers many nutrients - When...
1 day ago - Natural News
Fraunhofer works on disinfection using UV light
Scientists at a German institute are investigating use of ultraviolet light-emitting diodes to destroy bacterial DNA. Fraunhofer researchers looked at replacing conventional...
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Coconut milk nutrition facts and health benefits
Coconut milk nutrition is enriched with health benefiting bio-active enzymes, medium-chain triglyceride , protein and minerals. Calories 230/100 ml.
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The health benefits of lemon water
You can find lemon water in restaurants and day spas as an alternative to tea or coffee. It's a refreshing drink that offers a multitude of health benefits. Lemons are rich in...
4 days ago - Natural News
SUN-PO290: Bone Mineral Density in Children Submitted to Dairy Restriction
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Vertebral fracture assessment improves initiation of osteoporosis therapies
Identifying prevalent vertebral fractures on lateral spine images at the time of a bone density test influenced the subsequent use of osteoporosis therapies among patients...
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Manganese Affects Teens' Cognitive Ability
Early-life exposure to the mineral manganese disrupts the way different areas of the brain involved in cognitive ability and motor control connect in teenagers.
5 days ago - Medindia Health
Unlock white sesame flour's antioxidant and brain-protecting effects
The plant Sesamum indicum, commonly known as sesame, is a herbaceous plant that belongs to the Pedaliaceae family. It is widely cultivated for its edible oil and protein-rich...
6 days ago - Natural News
Models correctly predict low bone mineral density among adult childhood cancer survivors
Validated prediction models accurately identified low and very low bone mineral density among young, white adult survivors of childhood cancer, according to results of a study...
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Researchers use electrical stimulation to improve depression symptoms
Patients with depression may experience improvements in their symptoms if they tried a new electricity-based stimulation therapy. Developed by North Carolina-based researchers...
Prevent cancerous tumors naturally with time-restricted eating
Cutting back on calories may help prevent breast cancer. To achieve the best anti-cancer effect, researchers recommend a time-restricted diet in which women only eat at certain...
Cancer Survivors at Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Problems
There is an increased risk of various cardiovascular diseases among cancer survivors, and hence the need for preventative measures and earlier interventions.
Novel T-cell Subset Linked to Type 1 Diabetes Discovered
The frequency of circulating peripheral T helper cells was observed to be increased both in children with recently diagnosed type 1 diabetes and in healthy children who later...
Do you often get up in the middle of the night to pee? You may have blood...
Nocturia is a condition characterized by the frequent need to get up and urinate at night. This condition is often seen in older people and is the most common cause of sleep...
Having high blood pressure in your 30s damages your brain in old age
University College London researchers believe there is a 'sensitive period' in early middle-age - roughly between the ages of 36 and 53 - in which high blood pressure is...
It Takes Years for Heart to Recover from Smoking
Experts have long thought that an ex-smoker's risk of heart attack, stroke, heart failure or death from heart disease returns to normal within five years.
Task Force Updates Breast Cancer Recommendations
New recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force may help clarify who can benefit most from a risk assessment test. Now, if a woman has a high risk, the task...
Some antibiotics linked to a higher risk of colon cancer
Scientists at Johns Hopkins University found that people who developed bowel cancer were more likely to have taken penicillin. But tetracyclines may have protective effects for...
Vaping Linked to Impaired Vascular Function
Vaping was found to damage blood vessels even when the solution does not include nicotine, stated new study.