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Health News on January 3, 2012

Confusion over calorie content of everyday foods putting millions at risk
Lack of understanding about calories in daily meals is putting millions of people at risk of serious ailments like cancer, heart disease and diabetes. ANI

New Year crash diets to last just 15 days
Loads of women, who turn to intensive crash diets in order to shed weight gained over the festive break, could eventually end up gaining more weight, according to a new study. ANI

Staying positive does not make you physically healthier
Positive attitude does not play any role in making people physically healthier or speeding up their recovery, a new study has revealed. ANI

Alcohol in perfume reduces shaking in tremor patients
An ingredient in perfume significantly eases symptoms of tremor - a condition affecting one in 25 people over 40 - according to a new study. ANI

Fat hormone may increase dementia and Alzheimer's risk in women
A hormone found in body fat may contribute towards increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer's disease (AD) in women, a new study has suggested. ANI

Diabetes during pregnancy and poverty may up kid's ADHD risk
Moms who develop diabetes during pregnancy and are from a poor social background are more likely to have kids with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study has revealed. ANI

Physical activity may boost kids' academic performance
Leading a physically active lifestyle may improve academic performance in children, a new study involving an Indian origin scientist suggests. ANI

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