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Elimination Of Trans-Fat From Food: World Health Organization
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Elimination Of Trans-Fat From Food: World Health Organization

After much consideration, FDA determined that ‘Trans Fat’ present in our food has been recognized as un-safe. Hence, The World Health Organization announced its plan to eliminate artificial trans-fat from the global food supply, by year 2023. Artificial trans-fats, or trans fatty acids, also known as partially hydrogenated vegetable oil, is widely used in fried…

Polycystic Ovaries Syndrome- A Significant Cause of Uterine Cancer
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Polycystic Ovaries Syndrome- A Significant Cause of Uterine Cancer

Early diagnosis of uterine cancer can save women from fertility loss. World over, an increasing number of women in reproductive years are falling prey to the disease. Obese women are 10 times more likely to suffer from endometrial/uterine cancer, other causes include hypertension and diabetes. -Experts. April 3, 2018, Dubai, UAE: Polycystic Ovaries Syndrome –…

Dementia Sufferers- Lost Cause in Pakistan
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Dementia Sufferers- Lost Cause in Pakistan

KARACHI– A new research was launched by Health and Nutrition Development Society (HANDS), regarding people suffering from dementia in Pakistan. It lead towards the need for greater awareness of the disease, an effective support system and greater cultural understanding. Led by the University of Southampton, a team of international researchers conducted a study, to identify…

Lack of Credible Data and Research on Local Diseases
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Lack of Credible Data and Research on Local Diseases

KARACHI–  Vice Chancellor, Jinnah Sindh Medial University (JSMU), Prof. Dr. Tariq Rafi has deplored that, no credible data or research on local diseases and their causes is being conducted in Pakistan, which is seriously hampering the formulation of national strategies in dealing with burden of diseases and their management. He urged Drug Regulatory Authority of…

Polycystic Ovaries Syndrome- A Significant Cause of Uterine Cancer
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Polycystic Ovaries Syndrome- A Significant Cause of Uterine Cancer

Early diagnosis of uterine cancer can save women from fertility loss.   World over, an increasing number of women in reproductive years are falling prey to the disease. Obese women are 10 times more likely to suffer from endometrial/uterine cancer, other causes include hypertension and diabetes. -Experts. April 3, 2018, Dubai, UAE: Polycystic Ovaries Syndrome…

These Super Foods Will Keep You Healthy All Winter Long
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These Super Foods Will Keep You Healthy All Winter Long

Mother Nature has given humans everything necessary for a better and healthier life. All we need to do is follow a simple and nutritious diet consisting of super-foods Obesity, heart and liver diseases, diabetes as well as many other diseases, unfortunately, stand out among the most common diseases. The fundamental reasons underlying these diseases are…

Suicide Could Be Predicted with Brain Imaging
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Suicide Could Be Predicted with Brain Imaging

What if it was possible to predict which people are at high risk of suicide? Researchers may have brought us a step closer to such a feat, after developing a brain imaging technique that could pinpoint individuals with suicidal tendencies. Risk factors for suicidal behavior include feelings of depression, anxiety, and stress, a history of…

Mutant First-Line Drug Resistant HIV Strains on the Rise
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Mutant First-Line Drug Resistant HIV Strains on the Rise

The fight to halt the pandemic spread of HIV has been “an extraordinary achievement in global health,” doctors wrote in the New England Journal of Medicine this week.But progress made to treat those with HIV and to stem the virus’ spread could stall, doctors said. And they point to a worrisome culprit: Mutating strains of HIV that…

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