Study: Avocados help lower cholesterol levels

Washington [US], July 6 (ANI): According to a new study, eating one avocado a day for six months was found to have no effect on belly fat, liver fat or waist circumference in people with overweight or obesity.…

Research shows cancer trigger that can spur targeted drug therapies

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): Researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have definitively linked the role of a particular domain of proteins important in the biology of plant microbes to a cancer trigger in…

Research: Anorexia associated with significant adverse pregnancy outcomes

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): According to a comprehensive new study, women who are diagnosed with anorexia nervosa, the eating disorder, are five times more likely on average to have underweight babies.Results presented at the 38th Annual Meeting…

Neighborhood redlining may increase risk of heart diseases, know more here

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): According to a group of researchers, redlining or the practice of illegal discrimination by a mortgage lender who denies handing out loans, is linked with heart disease and increases risk factors after they…

America: Adults’ cardiometabolic health status sets alarm bells ringing for health authorities

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): According to a recent study which suggested that less than 7 per cent of the U.S. adult population has good cardiometabolic health, a devastating health crisis requires urgent action. A group of researchers…

Scientists create synthetic DNA in order to examine ‘architect’ genes

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): Researchers have created artificial Hox genes which plan and direct where cells go to develop tissues or organs using new synthetic DNA technology and genomic engineering in stem cells. Their findings confirm how…

Scientists use common gene to profile microbial communities

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): Computer scientists have developed Emu, an algorithm that uses long reads of genomes to identify the species of bacteria in a community. The program could simplify sorting harmful from helpful bacteria in microbiomes…

Beer is good for intestine: Study

Lisbon [Portugal], July 5 (ANI): Drinking beer is beneficial to the intestine and has the potential to prevent chronic diseases, a new study has claimed."Beer consumption contributes to the improvement of the composition of the intestinal microbiota, a...

Study shows that probiotics are inefficient in improving poor vaginal health

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): The likelihood of pregnancy in IVF can be affected by many factors, including the type of bacteria that naturally colonize the reproductive tract. "Good" bacteria in the form of probiotics are of increasing…

Scientists develop thermogel that helps to prevent retinal scarring

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): According to a new study, a group of scientists from Singapore have discovered that a bio-functional thermogel, a type of synthetic polymer helps to prevent retinal scarring caused by failed retinal detachment repair…

Recent breakthrough may soon make breathing easier for asthmatics

Joondalup [Australia], July 4 (ANI): The 262 million people who suffer from asthma worldwide may soon receive more effective treatments, according to a new study conducted by Edith Cowan University.The findings of the research were published in the…

Study finds male dogs are four times more likely to develop infectious cancer on mouth or nose than female dogs

Cambridge [England], July 4 (ANI): According to a recent study, male dogs have a four to five times higher chance of contracting the oro-nasal variant of canine transmissible venereal tumour than female dogs.The findings of the research were…

Machine trained to identify urinary and abnormal flows in patients

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): According to a new study by group of investigators of European Association of Urology from Amsterdam discovered that an artificial intelligence algorithm machine are trained to listen to patients while they pass urine…

Scientists finds new way to understand genetic disorder in children

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): According to a recent study, a group of scientists have stepped closer to understanding the unsolved Mendelian diseases. They have found that Mendelian diseases are inherited from either parent due to gene mutations…

Study: Dog ancestry traces back to two wolf populations

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): According to the publications in the 'Nature' journal, a recent study conducted by an international team of Francis Crick Institute's archaeologists and geneticists has found that a dog's ancestry can be traced back…

Study: Exposure to light at night might cause obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that people who were exposed to any medium of light while sleeping during the nighttime ran the risk of being obese, and suffer from diabetes and high blood…

Study shows development of rapid COVID-19 test by UTSW researchers that can identify variants in hours

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): Last year, pathologist Jeffrey SoRelle, M.D., and colleagues developed CoVarScan, a rapid COVID-19 test that detects eight hotspot signatures in the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Now that CoVarScan has been tested on more than 4,000…

Study: Higher protein consumption while dieting results in healthier eating

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): Eating a larger proportion of protein while dieting helps to avoid the loss of lean body mass and also leads to better food choices, according to the findings of a new Rutgers study.The…

Miscarriages may increase during summer: Study

Boston [Massachusetts], July 3 (ANI): According to research, the chances of miscarriages increase during summer as compared to any other weather condition.As per the Boston University School of Public Health (BUSHP), Up to 30 per cent of pregnancies…

Study identifies role of unique gene associated with epilepsy, autism, developmental disability

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): According to a study, the gene that was earlier found to be the reason behind rare disorders associated with epilepsy, autism and developmental disability, now has been discovered as the key element in…

New Zealand reports 146 new community cases of Covid-19 Delta variant

Wellington, December 1 New Zealand reported 146 new Delta variant cases of Covid-19 in the community on Wednesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country’s current community…

184 more deaths, 8494 new Corona positive cases reported in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 14 184 deaths and 8494 new Corona positive cases were reported in Punjab in last 24 hours. According to health bulletin issued by the…

Chandigarh reports 10 deaths and 760 new COVID cases; death toll crosses 600

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 14 Chandigarh reported 760 new COVID-19 positive cases on Thursday. 10 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Chandigarh records 14 deaths and 776 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 12 Chandigarh reported 776 new COVID-19 positive cases on Wednesday. 14 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Chandigarh reports 10 deaths & 895 new COVID-19 cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 9 Chandigarh reported 895 new COVID-19 positive cases on Sunday. 10 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Chandigarh reports 870 COVID-19 cases & 9 deaths

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 9 Chandigarh reported 870 new COVID-19 positive cases on Saturday. Nine deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Ozone therapy has also hit the medical world hard, proven in the treatment of many diseases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 28 For the treatment of various diseases in the country and abroad, various medical methods such as allopathy, ayurvedic and homeopathic, etc., and therapies…

HWCs to be set up in all districts for health and well-being of police personnel: DGP Gupta

The Fact New service Ludhiana, February 27 An important decision has been taken by the Punjab Police keeping in view the health of the employees. Now in all the districts…

Corona collapses after 35 days, 6 patients die in a single day

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 27 Rising cases of dangerous coronavirus in the metropolis have become a matter of concern for the health department. After 35 days, 6 patients…

463 workers get vaccinated against covid vaccine: Civil Surgeon

The Fact News Service Mohali, February 26 District S.A.S. The covid vaccine campaign is getting good responses in the town under which covid shield vaccine is being given to health…

Advantages and disadvantages of Carom Seeds

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 17 It’s great to have a balance of everything in life. In addition to enhancing the taste of food, consumption of thyme is a…

Frontline health care workers complete preparations to start corona vaccination from Saturday:Balbir Sidhu

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 15: The Punjab Government has completed the preparations for launching Corona Vaccination Program under which first the health care workers (Central, State and Armed…

Another 3 +ve cases in Mohali takes active cases to 25

By our Correspondent The Fact News Service June 10 Coronavirus update 3 positive cases reported were today from Nayagaon, Mubarikpur, and Kharar. The patients are identified as Mahinder Joshi a…

Covid number decreasing in Gurdaspur, admin testing suspects in district

The Fact News Service Gurdaspur, June 10 According to the information laid by the district administration officials, the Gurdaspur coronavirus situation is as further mentioned. Out of 6,520 suspected coronavirus…

5 from Fatehgarh Sahib defeat covid

The Fact News Service Fatehgarh Sahib, 10 June Recently 05 persons belonging to village Panecha were found to be corona positive and they were sent to Gian Sagar Hospital, Banur…

Shukarpura and Sundar Nagar areas in Gurdaspur declared as containment zone

The Fact News Service Gurdaspur, June 10 District Magistrate Mohammad Ishfaq has declared the areas of Shukarpura and Sundar Nagar, Batala as cantonment zones to protect them from the coronavirus,…

Mahinga Ram Street in Kotkapura declared as containment zone after 15 cases came +ve

The Fact News Service Kotkapura, June 10 Due to the coronavirus test report coming positive of 15 people from Mahinga Ram Street, near Gurudwara Parwana, Muktsar Road, these areas have…

For this Bollywood actor here is the motivation to stay fit and agile

The Fact News Service April 22: If you are wondering what is keeping 54-year-old model Milind SOman so fit and agile take a look at his inspiration. His 81-year-old mother…

Testing labs set up in region amidst fear of rising COVID-19 cases

Manik Berry/ The Fact News Out of the 79 Viral Research & Diagnostic Laboratories (VRDLs) set up by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 7 of them are placed…