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Eating peanuts may prevent heart attack 30.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Eating peanuts with a meal may help protect against cardiovascular diseases such as heart attacks and stroke, an international team of researchers has found.
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Eating peanuts may keep heart diseases at bay: study 30.3.2017 DNA: Health
Eating peanuts with a meal may help protect against cardiovascular diseases that can lead to heart attacks and stroke, a new study has found.
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Why good home-care health system is needed in rural areas (Comment) 30.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Last month, my mother, who is 92, fell in the bathroom and broke her pelvic bone. I live in the rural town of Phaltan in western Maharashtra and to get a simple X-ray done was a nightmare.
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Targeting hunger's complex chemistry for obesity drugs 30.3.2017 DNA: Evolutions
A team of scientists is taking a new tack that could finally yield promising obesity treatments.
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Targeting hunger's complex chemistry for obesity drugs 30.3.2017 New Kerala: World News
Targeting hunger's complex chemistry for obesity drugs
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Rare gene defect behind Eman's weight woes 30.3.2017 DNA: Health
This report makes her only the second person in the world to be detected with the disorder
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MET pulls out all stops to combat heat wave, Maharashtra sizzles at 46°C 30.3.2017 News
With maximum temperatures in many parts of the country already nearing 40 degrees Celsius, and a worsening drought condition in southern states, various central agencies have got together on a plan.India Meteorological Department (IMD), the National Disaster Management Authority and partner associations like the Red Cross and Medical Council of India (MCI) have devised a procedure for vulnerable states and district administrations.For the highly vulnerable 40-50 districts, the action plan includes changes in school timings, lowering the exposure levels of people who work in the open, and for hospitals in these areas to shift the maternity and child care wards to lower floors, as children and pregnant women are most susceptible to heat stroke. The highly vulnerable districts are in Vidarbha, Telangana, north interior Karnataka, Marathwada, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Rayalaseema. As many as 11 states have already developed their own heat action plan and are said to be .
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A fat inheritance 30.3.2017 DNA: Health
Is there such a thing like genetic obesity or do people gain weight due to bad eating habits and lack of exercise? Experts give their verdict
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Rare gene to blame for Eman's obesity 30.3.2017 TOI: Mumbai
A one-in-the-world genetic mutation is responsible for Egyptian woman Eman Ahmed (36) weighing over 500 kg until recently.She is considered to be have been one of the heaviest women in the world.
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Met dept pulls out all stops to combat the heat 30.3.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
With maximum temperatures in many parts of the country already nearing 40 degrees Celsius, and a worsening drought condition in southern states, various central agencies have got together on a plan.India Meteorological Department (IMD), the National Disaster Management Authority and partner associations like the Red Cross and Medical Council of India (MCI) have devised a procedure for vulnerable states and district administrations.For the highly vulnerable 40-50 districts, the action plan includes changes in school timings, lowering the exposure levels of people who work in the open, and for hospitals in these areas to shift the maternity and child care wards to lower floors, as children and pregnant women are most susceptible to heat stroke. The highly vulnerable districts are in Vidarbha, Telangana, north interior Karnataka, Marathwada, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Rayalaseema. As many as 11 states have already developed their own heat action plan and are said to be .
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Doctors track Eman’s Ahmed’s genetic defect 30.3.2017 Hindu: Home
She is the only one in the world with this gene defect causing obesity
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Soon, a toll-free helpline for health advice 29.3.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
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Pollution from international trade killed 700,000 in one year - scientists 29.3.2017 DNA: Health
By J. D. Capelouto LONDON, March 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Air pollution from industries making goods for export are linked to more than 700,000 premature deaths worldwide in a single year, affecting people living thousands of kilometres from the source of pollution and those nearby, researchers said Wednesday.
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Met dept gets plan going on coming heat wave 29.3.2017 Latest News
With maximum temperatures in many parts of the country already nearing 40 degrees Celsius, and a worsening drought condition in southern states, various central agencies have got together on a plan.India Meteorological Department (IMD), the National Disaster Management Authority and partner associations like the Red Cross and Medical Council of India (MCI) have devised a procedure for vulnerable states and district administrations.For the highly vulnerable 40-50 districts, the action plan includes changes in school timings, lowering the exposure levels of people who work in the open, and for hospitals in these areas to shift the maternity and child care wards to lower floors, as children and pregnant women are most susceptible to heat stroke. The highly vulnerable districts are in Vidarbha, Telangana, north interior Karnataka, Marathwada, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Rayalaseema. As many as 11 states have already developed their own heat action plan and are said to be .
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Nurturing a better wellness programme 29.3.2017 HBL: Home
From voluntary to mandatory, some companies are moving the needle to keep employees healthy
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Running marathons may cause short-term kidney injury: study 29.3.2017 DNA: Health
Think again, as the physical stress of running a marathon may cause short-term kidney injury, scientists including one of Indian origin have warned.
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Kolkata getting warmer 29.3.2017 TOI: Calcutta Times
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Get set for a week of blazing heat, Bengaluru 29.3.2017 TOI: Cities
Namma Bengaluru has been categorized with 44 other cities worldwide that will face the worst heat stress due to global warming. The average number of extreme hot days annually is predicted to double in the future.
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Running a marathon may cause kidney injury, research shows 29.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Gearing up for a marathon race? Beware, the physical stress caused by running may cause kidney injury, researchers, led by one of Indian-origin, have warned.
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Yakult Danone India introduces Shilpa Shetty Kundra as new brand ambassador 29.3.2017 New Kerala: Business India
Yakult Danone India introduces Shilpa Shetty Kundra as new brand ambassador
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