Too much television may cause early death

A new study has warned that people who watch TV for three hours or more each day are likely to die prematurely.

Stressed social relationships can lead to early death: Study

According to a new study, troubled relationships and frequent arguments with friends/family puts one`s health at a great risk and can induce early death.

Loneliness ups older adult`s chances of premature death by 14%

A new study has revealed that feeling extreme loneliness can increase an older person`s chances of premature death by 14 percent.

Perceived control reduces mortality risk only for lower educated people

Researchers have found that adults without college degrees live longer if they feel like they`re in control of their lives and those who feel little control are three times as likely to die.

Diabetes almost doubles stroke risk

A new study has revealed that people with diabetes have a 73 percent higher chance of being admitted to a hospital for heart failure than general population.

Smoking may knock ten years off your life

Ten years go up in smoke! Smoking may cut at least 10 years from your life, the first ever long-term Australian study has found.

Stress ups premature death risk in middle-aged employees

A new study has found that middle-aged workers who suffer stress at work are at greater risk of dying prematurely.

Healthy heart ensures healthy kidney

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.

Western-style diet lowers chances for ideal ageing

A new study of adults in Britain suggest that adherence to a "Western-style" diet (fried and sweet food, processed and red meat, refined grains, and high-fat dairy products) lead people to age poorly and die earlier.

Erection problems could signal `silent` heart disease and early death

An Australian study has found that men with erectile dysfunction have a higher risk of hospital admission for heart disease, even if they have no history of heart problems and are also at greater risk of premature death from any cause.

`55% Delhi population directly hit by air pollution`

The report, submitted to the Delhi govt, estimated that about 55 per cent of Delhi`s population is directly affected by air pollution.

High pollution levels ups heart attack risk

Higher levels of PM10 and NO2 are well-known markers of traffic related pollution.

High salt + low potassium = early death: Study

Eating too much salt and too little potassium can increase the risk of death.

High salt + low potassium = early death: Study

Eating too much salt and too little potassium can increase the risk of death.

Unhealthy habits put Brit teens ``at increased premature death risk``

Increasing binge drinking and smoking habits are putting British teenage girls at increased risk of premature death, a worldwide study has claimed.

Unhealthy habits put Brit teens ``at increased premature death risk``

Increasing binge drinking and smoking habits are putting British teenage girls at increased risk of premature death, a worldwide study has claimed.

Poverty and premature death still firmly linked

Poverty is as a strong a predictor of premature death today as it was a century ago, according to findings from a study in England and Wales.

Poverty and premature death still firmly linked

Poverty is as a strong a predictor of premature death today as it was a century ago, according to findings from a study in England and Wales.