Monthly Archives: May 2015

Snorers at risk of sudden death

The interrupted night time breathing of sleep apnea increases the risk of dying. Sleep apnea is a common problem in which one has pauses in breathing or shallow breaths during sleep. Studies have linked sleep apnea during snoring to increased … Continue reading

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vit -d & health

Low levels of vitamin D are significantly and independently associated with low levels of testosterone in otherwise healthy middle-aged men, suggests a study presented at the American Urological Association 2015 Annual Meeting. Regular aspirin use is associated with a slowing … Continue reading

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Tips for safe eating

Snack with raw vegetables instead of potato chips. Add fruits in breakfast. Prefer juice instead of a usual coffee, tea or soda. Wash fruits and vegetables with water and scrub with a dish brush when appropriate. Throw away the outer … Continue reading

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TOBACCO & HEALTH

“World No Tobacco Day” is on 31st May. It is observed every year, all over the world to draw attention of policy makers, law enforcers, public, towards the health hazards of Tobacco, and advocating for policies to reduce its consumption, … Continue reading

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Apples during pregnancy and Asthma

Women who eat apples while pregnant may protect their child from developing asthma. A study showed that children of moms who munched on more than 4 apples per week were 37 percent less likely to have a history of wheezing … Continue reading

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