To avoid heart attack, stroke; heart patients advised to move more

Sophia Antipolis [France], April 18 (ANI): A large study reveals that increasing activity levels in people with elevated blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes, is associated with a reduced likelihood of heart events and mortality.The research i...

Cannabis use at young age might lead to heart disease

Guelph [Canada], April 17 (ANI): According to a new study by the University of Guelph, smoking cannabis at a younger age may increase the risk of developing heart disease later in life.The study, published recently in the Journal…

Mindfulness can make you selfish, finds study

New York [US], April 17 (ANI): A new paper by University at Buffalo researchers demonstrates that mindfulness can make a person selfish.The findings will appear in a forthcoming issue of the journal Psychological Science.Mindfulness and meditation are ...

Unhealthy lifestyle only explains small part of health inequity in UK, US adults

London [UK], April 17 (ANI): A recent study on UK and US adults states that unhealthy lifestyles alone only explain a small proportion of the socioeconomic inequity in health.This is the suggestion of a large study published in…

Not only underweight but overweight women also at higher risk of miscarriages: Study

London [UK], April 17 (ANI): A new study led by a team of researchers at the University of Southampton has shown that underweight and overweight women are at a significantly higher risk of experiencing recurrent miscarriages compared to…

Study shows past COVID-19 infection does not fully protect people against re-infection

Washington [US], April 17 (ANI): Results of a new study led by researchers of The Mount Sinai School of Medicine suggest vaccination against COVID-19 remains crucial even in young adults who were previously infected.Although antibodies induced by SARS-...

Researchers find clues to sex differences in autism

Washington [US], April 17 (ANI): While it is unclear why autism occurs much more frequently in boys than in girls. In a new Yale-led study, researchers find that autism may develop in different regions of the brain in…

Study finds strong link between red meat consumption, heart disease

Washington [US], April 17 (ANI): An observational study in nearly 20,000 individuals has found that greater intake of red and processed meat is associated with worse heart function.The research is presented at ESC Preventive Cardiology 2021, an online…

Researchers find brain regions responsible for intoxicating effects of alcohol

Baltimore (Maryland) [US], April 17 (ANI): The slurred speech, poor coordination, and sedative effects of drinking too much alcohol may actually be caused by the breakdown of alcohol products produced in the brain, not in the liver as…

Good dental health may help prevent heart infection from mouth bacteria: Study

Washington [US], April 16 (ANI): Maintenance of good oral health is more important than the use of antibiotics in dental procedures for some heart patients to prevent a heart infection caused by bacteria around the teeth, according to…

Heavy energy drink consumption linked to heart failure in a young man

London [UK], April 16 (ANI): Heavy energy drink consumption may be linked to heart failure, doctors have warned in the journal BMJ Case Reports after treating a 21-year-old, who had regularly drunk 4 such cans every day for…

Study explores temporal link between medicinal cannabis for epilepsy, early puberty

London [UK], April 16 (ANI): The use of medical cannabis for severe childhood epilepsy may be linked to early puberty, doctors have warned in the journal BMJ Case Reports after treating a two-year-old child with the condition.Some previously…

Study reveals genetic link between depression and anxiety

Queensland [Australia], April 16 (ANI): New Australian research, led by QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, has identified 509 genes that influence both depression and anxiety - confirming a genetic relationship between the mental health conditi...

Study counts on hidden side effect of COVID for veterans: Feelings of personal growth

Connecticut [US], April 15 (ANI): In a survey on US military veterans, a full 43.3 per cent of more than three times the number of those reporting COVID-related PTSD symptoms and five times the number of those who…

Study reveals cellular ‘hotspots’ in brain may signify earliest signs of cancer

London [UK], April 15 (ANI): A team of researchers have found small clusters of cells in the brain that identify locations where tumours could become malignant.The study led by King's College London Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience,...

Study identifies long-term weight retention, associated health risks in obese adults

London [UK], April 15 (ANI): UK adults who are overweight or obese retain their weight over time, which is associated with an increased risk of health complications and death, according to a study.The study was published in the…

Study links structural brain changes to behavioral problems in children who snore

Washington [US], April 14 (ANI): A large study of children has uncovered evidence that behavioural problems in children who snore may be associated with changes in the structure of their brain's frontal lobe. The findings support the early…

Study suggests simple genetic modification aims to stop mosquitoes spreading malaria

Washington [US], April 14 (ANI): Altering a mosquito's gut genes to make them spread antimalarial genes to the next generation of their species shows promise as an approach to curb malaria, suggests a preliminary study published today in…

Study reveals glaucoma may be more than eye pressure issue

New York [US], April 14 (ANI): A new study conducted in rats shows that chemical known to protect nerve cells also slows glaucoma, the leading cause of irreversible blindness.Led by researchers at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, the…

Study links early cannabis use to heart disease

Guelph [Canada], April 13 (ANI): Smoking cannabis at a younger age may increase the risk of developing heart disease later in life, according to a recent University of Guelph study.In the first study to look at specific risk…

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…

Punjab cancels holidays, leaves of staff engaged in managing corona virus disease.

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Feb 12 (ANI): Punjab government on Wednesday issued the instructions to cancel the holidays or leaves of all the key staff engaged in the reporting and management of COVID-19, the coronavirus disease.Giving the details in…

Coronavirus outbreak led to postponement of Asian Juniors and Cadets Fencing Championships

New Delhi [India], Feb 10 (ANI): Fencing Confederation of Asia president Celso L Dayrit confirmed that the upcoming Asian Juniors and Cadets Fencing Championships has been postponed for after the Olympic Games, tentatively in August because of coronavi...