Health News on April 19, 2011
Immediate treatment by physiotherapist can alleviate future back problems
A study has found that getting immediate treatment for recurring low back pain from a physiotherapist can help reduce problems. ANI
Obese patients at higher risk from major complications after surgery
A study has contradicted the notion that a high body mass index (BMI) confers a protective effect, by saying that obese patients are at a higher risk from major complications after surgery. ANI
Non-invasive extenders better than surgery for men who want longer penis
A study has found that non-invasive methods are better than surgery when it comes to penile lengthening. ANI
New link shows mother's pregnancy diet influences child's chances of obesity
Scientists have discovered how a mother's nutrition during pregnancy can strongly influence her child's risk of obesity many years later. ANI
Oral sex, HPV - bigger oral cancer threat than smoking!
A study has found that oral sex and HPV, a nasty bug with strains that causes genital warts and cervical cancer in women, is the leading cause of oral cancer among non-smoking men in the US. ANI
Diet fizzy drinks, artificial sweeteners 'do not raise obesity, diabetes risk'
A study has found that diet fizzy drinks and other artificially sweetened beverages do not cause diabetes, as had previously been thought. ANI