Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 19:03
A new research has found that a moderate case of obstructive sleep apnea can significantly increase a person`s risk for sudden cardiac death.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 00:07
Diabetes-related deaths hit record levels in New York City in 2011, with Type 2 diabetes surging along with an epidemic of obesity, the city`s health department reported Monday.
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: Saturday, June 01, 2013, 16:22
Kerala has reported the season`s first death due to H1N1 virus ahead of the onset of southwest monsoon as various types of viral fever spread in the state, including a large number of dengue cases.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 10:46
There is a higher risk of death for patients who have elective surgery later in the week and at the weekend, compared with those earlier in the week, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 15:14
Scientists have shown that a lifestyle that encourages a healthy heart could also shield patients with chronic kidney diseases from kidney failure and premature death, says a study.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 13:25
An infant has a fivefold increased risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) when they share their bed with their parents, according to an analysis.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 13:20
Depressed cancer survivors are twice as likely to die prematurely than those who do not suffer from depression, a new study has warned.