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Blame your mom for your muffin top or thunder thighs
A new study by an international team of researchers, including Cambridge and Oxford experts, has revealed that our propensity to be apple or pear-shaped is at least partly in our genes. ANI

Blame your mom for your muffin top or thunder thighs
A new study by an international team of researchers, including Cambridge and Oxford experts, has revealed that our propensity to be apple or pear-shaped is at least partly in our genes. ANI

Meta-analysis shows folic acid supplements not beneficial for heart
A new meta-analysis has shown that the use of folic acid supplements does not appear to be associated with reduced rates of cardiovascular events, cancer or death over a five-year period. ANI

Health, Medicine, Fitness and Well-being news for December 17, 2009

How to avoid putting on weight this festive season
A weight-loss expert has doled out advice on how one can avoid putting on the pounds during the festive season. ANI

Catheter device busts blood clot to save life
Bobbie Laird survived a life-threatening stroke sparked off by a nearly half-inch long blood clot in her brain, thanks to a catheter device used by Dr. John Whapham of Loyola University Health System. ANI

Fish can help improve nervous system function
Omega-3 fatty acids, commonly found in fish, appears to play a significant role in improving nervous system function, reveals a new study. ANI

It takes just 15 ciggies to raise lung cancer risk
A new study has shown that it takes just 15 cigarettes to increase the risk of developing lung cancer. ANI

Educated people suffer less from asthma
A new study has found that individuals suffering from asthma fare much better when they have a stronger educational background. ANI

Food aromas that make us feel full may help fight obesity
Usually the tempting smell of food is linked to hunger pangs, but scientists in the Netherlands think that foods can be engineered to release satiating aromas during chewing. ANI

Santa should get off his sleigh, give up brandy and walk: Expert
Santa should get off his sleigh and walk, because hes a health hazard, says a public health expert. ANI

Too much of red meat, fish, garlic, yogurt may raise Alzheimers risk
Too much of an amino acid typically found in red meats, fish, beans, eggs, garlic, lentils, onions, yogurt and seeds can increase the risk of Alzheimers disease, says a new study. ANI

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