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New study confirms smoking, cancer link (reissue)
Taking up smoking results in epigenetic changes associated with the development of cancer, UK scientists have reported. 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

Chemicals in mother's blood linked to child's obesity
A team of scientists has revealed that babies whose mothers had relatively high levels of the chemical DDE in their blood were more likely to both grow rapidly during their first 6 months and to have a high body ma*s index (BMI) by 14 months. ANI

Health, Medicine, Fitness and Well-being news for June 9, 2009

Multivitamins reduce mums risk of having underweight babies
A research team, including an Indian-origin boffin, has suggested that taking multivitamins during pregnancy can reduce womens risk of having underweight babies. ANI

Study opens new avenues to study how TBs close relative bacteria hibernate, spread
Uppsala University scientists have found that a close relative of the microorganism that causes tuberculosis (TB) in humans forms spores. ANI

Multivitamins reduce mums risk of having underweight babies
A research team, including an Indian-origin boffin, has suggested that taking multivitamins during pregnancy can reduce womens risk of having underweight babies. ANI

Study opens new avenues to study how TBs close relative bacteria hibernate, spread
Uppsala University scientists have found that a close relative of the microorganism that causes tuberculosis (TB) in humans forms spores. ANI

Common chemotherapy drug can cause fatal reaction
A chemotherapy drug used to treat cancer is associated with fatal allergic reactions, say U.S. researchers. ANI

Western diet may be bad for teens mental health
Western diet may have a negative impact on adolescents mental health, according to a new study. ANI

Acupuncture can ease symptoms of pregnancy indigestion
A new study has suggested that acupuncture can help ease the symptoms of indigestion in pregnancy. ANI

Inhibiting nicotine receptors may double survival time for lung cancer patients
Conducting experiments on mice, a team of Italian researchers have suggested that in a lung cancer treatment that inhibits nicotine receptors may help double survival time. ANI

Pickled cabbage is the best natural Viagra
Say goodbye to Viagra, for experts have discovered a more natural way of boosting life in bed-cabbage. ANI

Lack of sleep linked to high, worsening BP in middle age
A new study has shown that middle-aged adults who sleep fewer hours are more likely to have high blood pressure and to experience adverse changes in blood pressure over time. ANI

Scientists debunk sugar healthier than fructose corn syrup myth
Three leading scientists claim that recent marketing claims that sugar is healthier than high fructose corn syrup are misleading to consumers. ANI

Diabetics should exercise regularly to cut their cardiovascular risk
Patients with type 2 diabetes should do at least two-and-a-half hours per week of moderate-intensity or one-and-a-half hours per week of vigorous-intensity aerobic exercises, plus some weight training, to reduce their cardiovascular risk, researchers suggest. ANI

Plant-based, low-carb diet may help lose weight, improve cholesterol levels
A diet low in calories and carbohydrates but high in plant-based proteins may promote weight loss and improve cholesterol levels, according to study. ANI

New mechanism controlling tumour growth in the brain uncovered
In what may become a new drug target for metastatic brain cancer, scientists from The Scripps Research Institute have discovered a molecular mechanism that plays a pivotal role in controlling cancer growth in the brain. ANI

Scientists detect body chemistry changes that occur years before type 2 diabetes develops
A new study suggests that chemistry changes inside the body start occurring several years before a person begins to show the symptoms of type 2 diabetes. ANI

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