Major weight loss may reverse heart disease risks linked to obesity: Study

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): According to a new study, major weight loss may reverse most of the cardiovascular risks associated with obesity. The cross-sectional study of the US adult population was presented at the Annual Meeting of…

Researchers find obesity can affect hair thinning, loss

Tokyo [Japan], September 27 (ANI): Researchers have found the reason behind why obesity can lead to hair thinning.The findings of the study were published in the journal 'Nature'.They found that stem cells within hair follicles in mice given…

Doctors, health experts urge use of warning labels on food packets to avert health crisis

Pondicherry (Puducherry) [India], September 27 (ANI): Doctors and public health experts have urged that warning labels on the front of food and beverage packets should be a priority for India to avert a catastrophic public health crisis.Top doctors…

Research identifies new cause of inherited heart condition

London [UK], September 27 (ANI): A UCL-led research team has identified a new gene as a cause of an inherited heart condition affecting one in 500 people.The findings of the study were published in the 'European Heart Journal'.The…

Study finds higher dairy fat intake can lower cardiovascular risk

Sydney [Australia], September 26 (ANI): A new study (amongst some of the world's biggest consumers of dairy foods) has shown that those with higher intakes of dairy fat had a lower risk of cardiovascular disease compared to those…

Study proves migraines can affect sleep cycle

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): A new study has found that adults and children with migraines may get less sleep quality and less REM sleep time than those who don't have migraines.The findings of the study were published…

Intermittent fasting helpful in managing chronic diseases: Study

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): A recent study led by an international team of researchers found that intermittent fasting can help prevent and manage chronic diseases.The findings of the study were published in the journal 'Endocrine Reviews'.Acc...

Medicines, surgery helpful in treating obesity-related high blood pressure

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): A recent study by an international team of researchers show that weight-loss medications and surgical procedures show promise for reducing the long-term effects of high blood pressure (also called hypertension) in p...

Increased risk of heart disease may be linked to stress hormone sensitivity: Study

Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): People that are particularly sensitive to stress hormones also exhibit markers that suggest they are at greater risk of developing cardiovascular disease, according to research presented at the 59th Annual European ...

Children of mothers depressed during pregnancy are at higher risk of depression, suggests study

London [UK], September 25 (ANI): Children born to mothers who are depressed during and after pregnancy are more likely to develop depressive symptoms themselves by the age of 24, according to new research led by the University of…

Study says strength training can burn fat too

Canberra [Australia], September 25 (ANI): A recent study by researchers of The University of New South Wales (UNSW) suggested that one can lose around 1.4 per cent of our entire body fat through strength training alone, which is…

Researchers call for focus on fitness rather than weight loss for tackling obesity-related health conditions

Washington [US], September 25 (ANI): Obesity is associated with a number of health conditions, including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, and problems with the bones and joints. But weight cycling, commonly called yo-yo dieting, is also associ...

Poorly circulated room air raises potential exposure to COVID contaminants

Washington [US], September 25 (ANI): New experiments by indoor air researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have shown that certain circumstances will result in poor mixing of room air, meaning airborne contaminants may not b...

Study finds insulin resistance doubles risk of major depressive disorder

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Stanford Medicine scientists have found that insulin resistance can lead to an increased risk of developing a major depressive disorder.The findings of the study were published in the 'American Journal of Psychiatry...

COVID-19 vaccinated pregnant women pass protection to newborns

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): A new study has found that women who receive the mRNA COVID-19 vaccine during pregnancy pass high levels of antibodies to their babies.The findings of the study were published in the 'American Journal…

Study suggests early weight loss protects fertility of obese persons

Washington [US], September 23 (ANI): The reproductive function in obese boys can be improved through weight loss, which in turn could protect their fertility in adulthood, according to new research.The study presented at the 59th Annual European Societ...

Study finds intermittent fasting can help manage chronic diseases

Washington [US], September 23 (ANI): According to a new study, eating daily calories within a consistent window of 8-10 hours is a powerful strategy to prevent and manage chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease.The findings of…

‘Second-hand’ psychological stress can lead to depression: Study

Tokyo [Japan], September 23 (ANI): Scientists have successfully endeavoured in connecting the dots between psychological stress and depression with the elucidation of a vicarious social defeat stress mouse model.The findings of the study were published...

Study finds diet may contribute to cognitive resilience in elderly

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): A new study has found that older adults may benefit from a specific diet called the MIND diet, even when they develop protein deposits known as amyloid plaques and tangles.The findings of the…

MIND diet linked to better cognitive performance: Study

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI): Ageing takes a toll on the body and on the mind. For example, the tissue of ageing human brains sometimes develops abnormal clumps of proteins that are the hallmark of Alzheimer's disease. How…

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…