Health For Kids

Sales & office-support jobs linked to heart diseases

Sales & office-support jobs linked to heart diseases

A new research has found wide variation in the cardiovascular risk depending on job profiles. If you are 45 or older and in sales or office-support job, you may be at a higher risk of heart disease and stroke than workers in management or professional jobs, the study reveals. “The lower the number of ideal cardiovascular risk factors are, the …

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छात्र ने खोजा कैंसर का सस्ता टैस्ट

छात्र ने खोजा कैंसर का सस्ता टैस्ट

अग्नाशय यानी पैक्रियाटिस  कैंसर को ‘साइलैंट किलर’ भी जाता है जिससे होने वाली मृत्यु दर अधिक है क्योकि शुरूआती स्तर पर इसकी पहचान करने में मुश्किलें आती है। लक्षणों के आधार पर अग्नाशय कैंसर की शुरूआती पहचान मुश्किल है और बाद के लक्षण हर व्यक्ति में अलग-अलग होते है। अमेरिका के युवा वैज्ञानिक जैक एंड्रेका ने शुरूआती स्तर पर इस …

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Child abuse produces damaging effects in bipolar patients

Child abuse produces damaging effects in bipolar patients

Childhood abuse and neglect can lead to a range of negative outcomes in patients with bipolar disorder, warns a study. Bipolar patients with a history of childhood maltreatment developed the depressive mental condition more than four years earlier than patients with no history of maltreatment, revealed the study. In addition, they were almost twice as likely to attempt suicide and …

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Every hour spent sitting may increase diabetes risk

Every hour spent sitting may increase diabetes risk

Even with exercise, every extra hour you spend sitting at a computer or in front of the television is linked with a 22 percent increased risk of developing Type-2 diabetes, says a study. “Our findings could have important implications for public health as they suggest that sedentary behaviour may play a significant role in the development and prevention of Type-2 …

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Taking selfies reveals you are going through romantic crisis

Taking selfies reveals you are going through romantic crisis

Are you going through a rocky and failed romantic relationship? Check if you have suddenly started uploading more selfies on the social media. According to researchers from Florida State University, more selfies an individual posts on the social media site Instagram, the greater the likelihood he or she might experience conflict in romantic relationship. “The results show that body image …

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STOP ignoring to brush your teeth, hear the voice of your heart

STOP ignoring to brush your teeth, hear the voice of your heart

What have brushing and cleaning your teeth to do with your heart? A lot, say health experts, suggesting that taking care of your teeth and gums will not only help keep oral hygiene or make you smile better but also save your heart from various heart diseases. Gum disease can be a reason for heart disease because bacteria from infected …

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Eating healthy food can make you fat

Eating healthy food can make you fat

Eating too much is typically considered as one of the prime reasons for obesity but when people eat what they consider to be healthy food, they eat more than the recommended serving size because they associate “healthy” with less filling, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin. The findings suggest that the recent increase of healthy food labels may be ironically …

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Have fish oil to burn those kilos around your belly

Have fish oil to burn those kilos around your belly

Fish oil may burn fat faster than those fat-burning pills leading to an efficient weight loss in overweight or obese people in their 30s and 40s, Kyoto University researchers report. Fish oil activates receptors in the digestive tract, fires the sympathetic nervous system and induces storage cells to metabolise fat. Fat tissues do not all store fat. So called “white” …

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