Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 13:42
Millions of patients worldwide taking effervescent, dispersible and soluble medicines have an increased risk of heart attacks and strokes because of the high salt content of such drugs, scientists said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 16:17
Eating a diet rich in calcium and vitamin D is very important to keep your bones healthy and strong.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 15, 2013, 21:43
Researchers have discovered a gene called DGKi as a new target for drug development for cystic fibrosis.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 18:02
Measuring sodium in a child`s urine may help doctors identify those at risk of having high blood pressure, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 15:26
Researchers at the University of Glasgow have revealed that low chloride levels in the blood is an independent indicator of mortality risk in people with hypertension.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 20:09
With drug resistance threatening the battle against kala azar, which afflicts 350 million in 88 countries, a group of Indian scientists has taken a giant step to develop a potential therapy by using tiny molecules present in the body.
Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 18:47
Researchers have revealed that around 75 percent of snacks targeted at children have a high sodium content that could increase the possibility of long-term health risks, says a study.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 08, 2012, 18:00
The American Heart Association has revealed six common foods that are major sources of salt in our diets, including bread, cured meats, Pizza and Sandwiches.