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WHO Says Targets To Reduce Malaria Won’t Be Met Due To Lack Of Funds

According to a report by WHO, the targets set last year in 2015 to reduce the incidences of malaria are unlikely to be met at the current rate of …

5 Exercises That Relieve Knee Or Hip Pain

Knee and hip injuries are particularly painful and they prevent a person from going places because rest is so important. However, now rest is …

This Is How Long Everyone Wishes Sex Would Last

Sometimes we abstain from sex for some time to develop sexual desire over the days so we can experience enhanced orgasm later. Other times we wait …

Chemotherapy Related Heart Damage Is Worse In Diabetes Patients

According to a study presented today at EuroEcho-Imaging 2016.1, heart damage caused by chemotherapy is worse in patients suffering from diabetes. …

Do You Know It Is Now Illegal To Contact Employees In France After Work Hours

You have had a long and hard day and are literally tired with all the different assignments and orders your boss put on your (abstract) table. Now …

Egg Allergy Can Be Reduced In Infants Using Extensive Eczema Treatment

Exposing infants to heated egg in a properly managed manner along with severe eczema treatment is a secure and effective way to minimize hen egg …

New Type Of Female Orgasm Discovered

A long time ago during the days of caves and clubs, orgasms solely used to exist for reproduction as it might have once helped in ovulation, so you …

Oxygen Can Help Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Bacterial resistance, contrary to popular belief, does not just result from an overuse of antibiotics. Bacteria can become resistant when they become …

Martial Arts Can Seriously Harm Kids

Let’s be honest here we’ve all channeled our inner Bruce Lee or Jackie Chan, at least once in our life. Well in my case more than once, being a …

Even Smoking “Slightly” Makes You At Increased Risk Of Early Death

We once again indulge you into one of the most common topics we have on health; the health risks of smoking. Time and time again health experts have …

Overhearing Conversations Reduces Your Performance In Schools And Offices

Chances are you have been going to motivational places, listening to motivational speeches, doing motivational things or thinking about motivational …

Patients Wait 4 Months Before Seeking Cancer Treatment

Patients wait on average four months before seeking cancer diagnosis, as reported by researchers. The least some have waited is one week while some …

Do You Know Looking At An Anxious Face Can Give You Anxiety Irritability?

Everyone today seems to have anxiety and depression. With the ongoing social, economic and political situation, everyone seems uneasy and we all are …

4 Easy Exercises To Soothe Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the most common type of autoimmune disorder that affects the joints and causes them to swell and become painful. The …

Mushrooms Can Cure Cancer Depression

Apart from being a culinary delight, mushrooms have always been claimed to contain mysterious healing powers.<p>Only now science has shown that they …

Is Teen Suicide Contagious?

Colorado Springs has a very serious problem; teen suicide, which seems to originate from mysterious circumstances and takes teenagers in its wake …

Adulterated Milk Products Are Not Safe, Says FDA

Milk is one of the drinks which is termed as wholesome meals. It contains vitamins, minerals and what not for health and fitness. However, sometimes …

Opioids And Ibuprofen Are Similar When It Comes To Killing Pain

Opioids have been touted by certain experts as a “one drug cures all”, but a recent study finds that prescription opioid painkillers such as …

Non-Aspirin Drugs Can Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Many physicians prescribe aspirin to patients with a family history of colorectal cancer to mitigate the risk of developing cancer at a later age. …

Can Religion Help In Reducing Suicide Rates?

Religion is as old as the human race itself. In the heydays we would pray to the Gods for mercy and comfort. We would pray for water, rain, crops and …

Shared Decision Making Can Help Save Lives In Patients With Chest Pain

Chest pain is the second most common reason why people are rushed to emergency treatment centers in the US, accounting for over eight million annual …

Calorie Labels On Fast Food Need A Different Approach

Fast food chains are like the ad that keeps popping up everywhere you go. Even more so, it haunts you in your dreams and doesn’t let you sleep. And …

Many Women With Chronic Illnesses Don’t Use Online Resources For Help

The internet has become a useful tool in all phases and parts of life. Its uses range from finding out the answer to simple health questions to …

Do You Know A Pesticide Exposure Alters The Bacteria In Your Mouth?

Pesticides help fight all those nasty germs and pests who have nothing better to do in life than destroying our painstakingly grown crops. Although …

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Augmented Reality Can Now Be Used To Treat Phantom Limb Pain

Scientists have come up with a radical way to treat phantom limb pain. By recognizing the central nervous system and motor response involved, the …

Do You Know Exercise Does Not Make Up For Excessive Sitting?

Every metropolitan person has two lives; one which they spend in the office sitting and dealing with money coming in and going out and the other life …

Women Adore “Odor” Of Men With High Levels Of Testosterone

Although most of the times we don’t pay attention to our nose (not if you are Pinocchio), they actually play an important role in choosing our …

Scientists Have Discovered A Radiation-Free Technique To Monitor Brain Activity

In a latest discovery scientists from Massachusetts Institute of Technology have managed to implement a radiation-free approach to monitor brain …

Child Pornography Busted Big Time

Catching your child watching pornography is the horror of all parents and a death sentence or the child itself. Pornography itself has given us a …

There Is A Reason To Join The Fight Club

Contacting fist with jawbone is to men what gossiping and shopping is to women. You can’t have enough of both. As you are busy blocking punches and …