Smoking strong pot daily raises psychosis risk, study finds

London: Smoking high-potency marijuana every day could increase the chances of developing psychosis by nearly five times, according to the biggest-ever study to examine the impact of pot on psychotic disorder rates. If you decide to use high-potency marijuana, you should bear in mind: Psychosis is a potential risk. The research adds to previous studies More...

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By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 17th, 2019
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Mentally tiring work linked to diabetes in women: Study

Washington: Women who find their jobs mentally tiring are at increased risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, a new study has found. The study findings suggest that mentally tiring work, such as teaching, may increase More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 17th, 2019
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Strength training may cut fatty liver disease, diabetes risk in obese people

Washington: Strength training over a short time period may be a fast and effective strategy for reducing the risk of fatty liver disease and diabetes in obese people, a study has found. Obesity increases the risk More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, March 16th, 2019
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Apple Watch may spot heart problem but more research needed

Washington: A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes — but experts say more work is needed to tell if using wearable technology to screen for heart problems More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, March 16th, 2019
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Are eggs good for you or not? New research rekindles debate

The latest U.S. research on eggs won’t go over easy for those who can’t eat breakfast without them. Some nutrition experts say eggs are good for you, even though they are high in cholesterol. Others are sure More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, March 9th, 2019
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Midday nap can lower blood pressure, study suggests

Washington: Napping may do more than just rebooting our energy level and improve our mood. It can also keep high blood pressure at bay, a recent study suggests. Taking a snooze in the middle of the day can lower More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, March 4th, 2019
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Sleep apnea linked with Alzheimer’s risk: Study

Washington: Researchers have revealed a connection between sleep apnea — a disorder in which breathing stops and starts repeatedly — and increased levels of a toxic brain protein commonly associated More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 3rd, 2019
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Study links high-fat diet in elderly to risk of heart disease, diabetes

Washington: According to a recent study, elderly people, who consume a high-fat diet rich in Omega-6 fatty acids, could be at risk of developing health issues ranging from diabetes to heart failure. Elderly people, More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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Vitamin C lowers blood pressure, sugar levels in diabetics

Melbourne: Taking vitamin C supplements can help diabetics by lowering elevated blood sugar levels throughout the day, a study has found. Taking Vitamin C tablet could help lower blood sugar levels and blood pressure More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 23rd, 2019
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Diabetes linked to back pain, neck pain

Washington: According to a recent study, people with diabetes are more likely to suffer from low backache and neck pain as compared to those without diabetes. Man with diabetes holding his low back in pain. The More...