September 2009 Health News
Andhra Pradesh ~ India ~ International ~ City ~ Entertainment ~ Business ~ Sports ~ Technology ~ Health ~ Features
Breast Cancer ~ Swine Flu ~ Lung Cancer ~ Heart attack ~ Pregnancy ~ All Health Topics
Home / Health News / 2009 / September 2009 / September 28, 2009
Health, Medicine, Fitness and Well-being news for September 28, 2009
RSS / Print / Comments

Health News

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 September 28, 2009

Low incomes leads to higher mortality rate among prostate cancer patients
Prostate cancer patients who belong to low socio-economic status are more likely to die than patients with higher incomes, according to a new study from Swiss researchers. ANI

More women opting to remove healthy breast after cancer diagnosis
Te number of women going for surgery to remove the healthy breast after cancer diagnosis in one breast, according to a new study of New York State data. ANI

New microchip-based device can put an end to painful biopsies
Canadian experts at the University of Toronto have come up with a microchip technology that they believe can prove helpful in diagnosing cancer and infectious disease in just half an hour. ANI

Screening newborns blood can lower risk of severe jaundice in infants
The incidence of severe jaundice in infants can be significantly decreased by screening all newborns for excessive bilirubin in the blood, according to a study. ANI

Diabetes can delay bone fracture healing
An inflammatory molecule called TNF-a may contribute to delayed bone fracture healing in diabetics, according to a study. ANI

IPods should carry health warnings
iPods and other portable music players might have to carry health warnings, with the European Commission coming up with new proposals. ANI

Scientists offer baby hope for women on toxic cancer drugs
Scientists have given new hope for women who face the heartbreak of losing their fertility after toxic cancer treatment by finding a way to stop them from being robbed of motherhood during gruelling chemotherapy. ANI

Sleep deprivation can take its toll on brain health in later life
Students and businessmen are often miss a good nights sleep with a view to performing brilliantly in exams and securing big contracts, respectively, but this may adversely affect their brain health in later life, according to two new studies. ANI

Scientists uncover genetic switch that can trigger leukaemia
Experts at the Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute at Cambridge University have identified a broken genetic switch that can trigger leukaemia, and believe that this breakthrough may lead to new treatments. ANI

Suggested pages for your additional reading
AndhraNews.net on Facebook






© 2000-2017 AndhraNews.net. All Rights Reserved and are of their respective owners.
Disclaimer, Terms of Service & Privacy Policy | Contact Us