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Health News on January 18, 2012

Rose hip could help cut heart disease
A daily dose of rose hip could help cut the risk of heart disease by lowering blood pressure and cholesterol levels, researchers say. ANI

Physical activity improves behaviour in kids with ADHD
A structured physical activity program may help improve muscular capacities, motor skills, behaviour assessments, and the ability to process information in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). ANI

Ethanol, nonalcoholic compound in red wine may cut vascular disease risk
Scientists have tried to solve the mystery surrounding alcohol or polyphenols in red wine that decrease cardiovascular disease. ANI

Combined oral contraceptive pill eases painful periods
After a 30-year-long study, scientist have finally provided convincing evidence that the combined oral contraceptive pill does, indeed, alleviate the symptoms of painful menstrual periods - dysmenorrhoea. ANI

What drives sudden cardiac death
Researchers have now identified the factors, which trigger arrhythmia and sudden cardiac death (SCD) in people, when a genetic disorder is present. ANI

Junk food in schools not behind weight gain among kids
Candy, soda, chips, and other junk food available at schools doesn't cause weight gain among children-at least for middle school students, a new study has suggested. ANI

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