Health News on December 8, 2010
Limiting salt key to warding off serious threats to diabetics' health
A new review of studies has found that reducing the amount of salt in diabetics' daily diet is key to warding off serious threats to their health. ANI
Good grades lead to better health: Study
Good grades do make you teachers' favorite whereas parents shower excessive love if you are their 'A' grader child. And now a new research has revealed that they also make students healthier adults. ANI
Vitamin supplements 'reduce incidence of measles and diarrhoea'
A new research has strongly endorsed the continuation of vitamin A supplementation programmes, which reduce the incidence of measles and diarrhoea and ultimately save lives. ANI
Eating blueberries, blackberries 'ward off Alzheimer's, heart problems'
Consuming purple coloured fruit can keep age-related diseases such as Alzheimer's, heart problems and cancer at bay, according to a new study. ANI
Second-hand smoke ups invasive meningococcal disease risk in kids
A new study has pointed out that children exposed to second-hand smoke are more likely to get invasive meningococcal disease than children who are not exposed. ANI