Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 16:13
Men who continue to smoke after being diagnosed with cancer have an increased risk of death compared with those who quit smoking, US researchers said.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 11:44
A new study has revealed that living close to a busy road is associated with a higher risk of death in people with bronchiectasis.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 11:20
Drugs that treat psychiatric illnesses may not increase a person`s risk of dying over three to four months of treatment, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 11:34
A new study found that the risk of death due to obesity increases as individuals grow older, despite past findings that predict a weaker association.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 11:40
Vegetarian diets have been linked with reductions in risk for several chronic diseases, including hypertension, but a new study has claimed that they are also associated with reduced death rates.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 10:38
Men who are obese in their early 20s are twice as likely as peers of average weight to die before reaching the age of 55, a study said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 14:54
Irrespective of level of physical fitness, people with high resting heart rates have higher risk of death than those with lower heart rates, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 20:14
The "obesity paradox" that says, at age 65 and older, having an elevated BMI won`t shorten your lifespan, and may even extend it has been proved wrong in a new study.