Tag: health


  • California Publishes New Cell Phone Guidelines

    California’s Department of Health has published new guidelines on how to handle cell phones. It warns that radiation emitted from cell phones can be harmful but does not say that cell phones are […]

  • Moderate Coffee Consumption May Keep You Healthy

    According to new research drinking coffee may actually be healthier than previously thought. Some health experts now say that a few cups of coffee a day could reduce the risk […]

  • Plague May Have Entered Europe in Prehistoric Times

    According to recent scientific research conducted by Germany’s Max Planck  Institute, the plague was in Europe as far back as the Stone Age. When scanning the remains of 500 prehistoric skeletons, scientists found plague bacteria […]

  • Dog Ownership May Improve Your Health

    A Swedish publication released recently says that having a dog could not only make your life more worthwhile but actually save it. Apart from being great companions, especially for single […]

  • American Cardiologists Publish New Blood Pressure Guidelines

    America’s heart specialists have published new guidelines on blood pressure limits. Now, high blood pressure begins at 130 over 80 instead of 140 over 90.  Under the new guidelines, an […]

  • Vatican Bans Cigarette Sales

    Pope Francis has announced that the Vatican will ban the sales of cigarettes and other tobacco products in the Roman Catholic state beginning in January 2018. A spokesperson for the […]

  • Smog Returns to Delhi

    Deadly smog has returned to Delhi. Air pollution reached several times the level suggested by the World Health Organisation. People were told to stay indoors and not walk on the […]

  • Brain Scans Could Predict Suicide Thoughts

    A new study shows that brain scans might be able to find out if people are thinking about killing themselves. Scientists have trained a computer program to examine the thoughts […]

  • Environmental Pollution Kills More People Than Smoking and Wars

    A new report concludes that environmental pollution is world’s number one killer. Every year it kills more people than global wars , natural catastrophes,  or hunger. About 9 million people die […]

  • Scientists Find Connection Between Sugar and Cancer Growth

    A Belgian research team has found out that there is a connection between sugar consumption and the growth of cancer in a person’s body. Scientists have found out that sugar […]