Pandemics active in the world could kill millions of people

Sep 19, 2019 Wellness
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According to a WHO panel, current pandemics could kill millions of people and wreak havoc on the global economy

Flu season? 5 tips to protect your baby

Sep 18, 2019 Wellness
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Being parents means being alert all the time to any virus that can affect your baby. These tips will help you prevent a disease

What multilingual nuns can tell us about dementia

Sep 16, 2019 Wellness
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A strong ability in languages may help reduce the risk of developing dementia, says a new University of Waterloo study

Did you know that drinking tea improves brain health?

Sep 13, 2019 Wellness
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A recent study led by researchers from the National University of Singapore revealed that regular tea drinkers have better organised brain regions

Refugees' children with PTSD are at higher risk of having psychiatric disorders

Sep 13, 2019 Wellness
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Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have studied what it means for children to have parents who are refugees and have PTSD

Proton therapy could help heal brain cancer in children

Sep 13, 2019 Wellness
A proton treatment room in the Roberts Proton Therapy Center
Proton therapy is an FDA-approved treatment that directs positively charged protons at the tumor

Are you pregnant? You should check out your blood pressure

Sep 09, 2019 Wellness
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Having high blood pressure before becoming pregnant and during pregnancy poses potential complications for both women and their unborn children

Do not believe in myths and other 7 tips for new moms

Sep 09, 2019 Wellness
Pregnant woman sitting on a street.
Receiving the news that you will be a mother for the first time can produce fear and happiness at the same time. These tips will guide you in this new stage

Vaping may harm fertility in young women

Sep 06, 2019 Wellness
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E-cigarette use during pregnancy impairs metabolic health in daughters, mouse study finds

PTSD linked to increased risk of ovarian cancer

Sep 05, 2019 Wellness
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Women who experienced six or more symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder at some point in life had a twofold greater risk of developing ovarian cancer

Cancer overtakes heart disease as biggest rich-world killer

Sep 03, 2019 Wellness
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After publishing two studies, cancer now kills twice as many people as heart disease

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak climbs above 2,000

Aug 30, 2019 Wellness
A health worker wearing Ebola protection gear, walks before entering the Biosecure Emergency Care Unit in the Congo
Despite the development of an effective vaccine and treatments, health workers have struggled to stop the virus spreading in remote and conflict-hit areas of eastern Congo

Exercise in pregnancy improves health of obese mothers

Aug 30, 2019 Wellness
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A research at the University of Cambridge reinforced the importance of an active lifestyle when planning pregnancy

It's never too late to start exercising, new study shows

Aug 30, 2019 Wellness
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The research shows that even those who are entirely unaccustomed to exercise can benefit from resistance exercises such as weight training
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