Air pollution can affect blood pressure
Long-term exposure to urban air pollution incrementally increases the risk of high blood pressure, according to a study released Tuesday of more than 41,000 European city-dwellers.
‘Overweight women reduce their babies’ life expectancy by 17 years
Women who are overweight before becoming pregnant could take years off their baby’s life.
Running after cramming could help you pass your exams with good grades
In the run-up to important exams, you can find yourself worrying that all the information you’ve crammed in might not stay in your memory.
Pregnancy raises stroke risk in younger, not older women
Doctors have long warned women that getting pregnant later in life can raise the risk of stroke, but a study Monday suggested that actually, only young women face this increasing risk.
Babies should sleep in parents' room first year
To reduce the risk of sudden death, babies should sleep in the same room as their parents but in their own crib or bassinet for the first year of life, US doctors said Monday.
Want to perform better in bedroom?
Exercise could be the key to beating erectile dysfunction, new research suggests. Those who are fit and active have better erectile and sexual function, a growing body of evidence suggests.
Experts score health sector low at 56
The NMA President said there is also a high level of intra-professional rivalry and incessant industrial action, oftentimes leaving the patients stranded and there are issues of quackery, as well as...
Beware! Rabies kills faster than AIDS
Rabies is one of the deadly diseases but, often overlooked. It is a highly fatal disease, known to kill 99.9 per cent of its victims once they begin to show the clinical signs.