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Hormone replacement therapy may increase women's longevity, says study

Hormone replacement therapy may increase women's longevity, says study

Having higher levels of calcium is a marker for the buildup of plaque, which increases the risk of having a heart attack or stroke.

Frequent migraine headache? Eat these foods to get relief from the pain!

Frequent migraine headache? Eat these foods to get relief from the pain!

Migraine headache is one of most common and painful things that a person can experience. 

Researchers develop magnetic implant to provide new drug delivery method

Researchers develop magnetic implant to provide new drug delivery method

A team of Canadian researchers have developed a magnetic drug implant that could offer an alternative to patients, especially the diabetics, who are struggling with numerous pills or intravenous injections.

Contraceptives with oestrogen may up Vitamin D in women

The findings, after adjusting for seasonal exposure to sunlight, showed that the use of contraceptive pills, patch or ring containing oestrogen was associated with a 20 per cent higher 25-hydroxy Vitamin D level.

Hormone, not money, behind rich people's longer lifespan

Low levels are linked to an increased risk of cancer and reduced mental abilities.

Gut bacteria signal to brain when you are full

Gut bacteria may signal to your brain when you are full

Saliva test can reveal your memory skills

Your saliva can tell how strong your memory and analytical skills are.

Blame your hormones for your cheating, unethical behaviour

If you can't resist taking a peek into others' papers in exams, or nicking things from someone's house, it may be your hormones fault, claims a new study.

Chinese man grows breasts after eating chicken

 A 26-year-old Chinese man reportedly grew breasts because of the hormones in his fried chicken meals, his doctors said.

How hormones can destabilise financial markets

Can hormones be instrumental in destabilising financial markets? Yes, says a study.

This device tracks cancer growth

 A new device that can accurately track chemical signals within cells and find out how cancerous growth begins has been invented by biomedical engineers.

Hormones can trick nose to influence mating behaviour

Far from being a simple sense organ, the nose can play an important role in mating behaviour as researchers have found that hormones that dictate a female's attraction towards males do so in part by controlling her sense of smell.

Women's brains `change` post pregnancy, motherhood

A new research has found that women's brain alters permanently once they experience pregnancy and enter motherhood.

How brain stimulates body to burn 'bad' fat

A team of Australian researchers has uncovered the action of two naturally occurring hormones along with brain signals that assist in the shedding of excess fat.

Now, a food ingredient to make you feel 'fuller' without overeating

Scientists have, for the first time, developed an ingredient, which when added to foods can make one fell more filling.

New hormone can protect from metabolic disorders

Discovery of a previously unknown hormone that serves as a messenger from fat cells to the liver could pave way for new treatment for metabolic disorders, finds research.

Scientists shed new light on how hormone works in weight loss

Scientists have found the how the hormone, which is a popular target to develop weight-loss drugs, works in our body.

Charging phone in bedroom can make you fat

A new study has revealed that charging your phone in your bedroom could make you put on weight, as the artificial light from phone screens, street lights, laptops or television stops the body generating a hormone that combats obesity.

Balanced hormones help youngsters cope better with grief

Young people cope better with the loss of a loved one because they have balanced stress hormones and a robust immune system that get weakened as we grow older, say scientists.

Humans lose immune response to grief with age

A new research has revealed that elderly people have reduced immune response to bereavement.