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Study says one out of five cancer survivors suffer from PTSD

Although PTSD is primarily known to develop in individuals following a traumatic event such as a serious accident or natural disaster, it can also occur in patients diagnosed with cancer. 

Published on 20th November 2017

Energy drinks may affect mental health, up blood pressure

Short-term benefits of energy drinks can be outweighed by increased risk of serious issues affecting mental health, blood pressure and obesity

Published on 16th November 2017

New cases of Legionnaires' disease linked to Disneyland confirmed

Three more people were diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease after they visited Anaheim, home to the Disneyland Resort in California, bringing the total number of infected to 15

Published on 16th November 2017

Opioid use behind spike in HIV, Hepatitis C cases

Worldwide nearly one in six people are living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and more than half have been exposed to hepatitis C virus (HCV)

Published on 25th October 2017
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Oral sex ups men's risk of head and neck cancer

Smoking and having oral sex with multiple partners may put men at increased risk of developing a type of head and neck cancer

Published on 23rd October 2017

Subscription diets: Cross my heart & hope to diet

Portion-controlled thalis and kebabs with your salad? The subscription-meal trend will keep your festive cravings at bay 

Published on 13th October 2017
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How an AIDS-afflicted man rewrote his destiny 

K. Pradipkumar Singh overcame the social stigma and discrimination of being an AIDS patient to "show the world what an HIV positive person can do in life".

Published on 11th October 2017
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Kiran Mazumdar Shaw gives a talk on August 7

Published on 4th August 2017
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Eat a billion bacteria daily for better health

Gut microbiota, the collection of symbiotic micro-organisms in our digestive tract, is known to play a crucial role in our digestive health

Published on 31st March 2017
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This is why a sitting job is bad for your heart and waist

Desk-bound jobs heighten the risk of developing cardiovascular diseases

Published on 2nd March 2017
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Kill urge to eat out if on a diet

Restaurant meals may cause 60 per cent risk of overeating

Published on 8th March 2017

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