Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 13:36
Researchers have discovered a promising new approach to treating colorectal cancer by disarming the gene that drives self-renewal in stem cells that are the root cause of disease, resistance to treatment and relapse.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 19:37
Bigger dishes can cause adults to serve and consume more food, and the same thing apply to kids who also become vulnerable to this bowl-size bias, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 15:49
Data reported by the a new study reinforces the positive influence of lifestyle factors in mitigating risks which could potentially up heart disease risk and other health problems.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 17:52
Researchers have uncovered an association between autism spectrum disorders and a small increase in the amount of weight a mother gains during pregnancy.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 19:45
Even minor increases in the body mass index (BMI) can raise a person`s risk of developing heart disease, scientists, including an Indian-origin researcher, have warned.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 13:20
A new study has shown that obese adults live on average two to three months less after a pancreatic cancer diagnosis, compared with healthy weight patients.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 02, 2013, 12:41
Children with mothers who gain excessive amounts of weight during pregnancy have an 8 percent increased risk of obesity by the age of 12, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 14:47
Eating walnuts daily can ward off diabetes and heart disease in at-risk individuals, a new study has found.