Health


Eating Nuts May Help Fight Colon Cancer

Eating Nuts May Help Fight Colon Cancer

Eating almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts and cashews can significantly lower risk of cancer recurrence and mortality than those who do not, a study claims. In patients with stage III colon cancer, recurrence was reduced by nearly…



Drinking Grassmilk Can Benefit Heart Health

Drinking Grassmilk Can Benefit Heart Health

Grassmilk rich in omega-3, reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease as compared to conventional milk, finds a study. Cows fed with 100 percent organic grass and legume-based diet produce grassmilk rich in omega-3. Omega-6 and…


Saline May Not Be As Safe As Earlier Believed

Saline May Not Be As Safe As Earlier Believed

Using a different intravenous fluid instead of the usual saline greatly reduced the risk of death or kidney damage, two large studies found. Some doctors are hoping the results will persuade more hospitals to switch….



Processed Food Linked To Cancer Risk

Processed Food Linked To Cancer Risk

Researchers from France and Brazil have now linked consumption of ultra-processed food with increased risk of cancer. In addition, processed foods may also raise the risk of obesity, high blood pressure and cholesterol. Researchers evaluated…


New Class Of Antibiotic Discovered In Soil

New Class Of Antibiotic Discovered In Soil

The Rockefeller University, New York, NY, USA researchers reported the discovery of a whole new class of antibiotic obtained from an unknown microorganism found in common soil. Antibiotics were found using genetic sequencing techniques and…



Ultraviolet Light Can Kill Airborne Flu Viruses

Ultraviolet Light Can Kill Airborne Flu Viruses

Short pulses of far ultraviolet C (far-UVC) light could be utilized as a means of preventing airborne flu viruses from spreading around offices or even public areas. Researchers at the Columbia University Medical Center found…