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Shocking! Sugar industry paid Harvard scientists to blame fat for heart disease

As per a special report in JAMA Internal Medicine, an industry group then called the Sugar Research Foundation, which is known as the Sugar Association today, sponsored some research on fat as the 'dietary culprit' in heart disease – an attempt to refute concerns about sugar's role in heart disease.

Sep 16, 2016, 14:33 PM IST

Academic female physicians paid less than male counterparts—Know why

Female academic physicians at public medical schools have lower average salaries than their male counterparts, reveals a study led by an Indian-origin researcher.

Jul 13, 2016, 09:38 AM IST

Are you in serious trouble? Don't depend upon your smartphone!

None of the conversational agents recognized "I am being abused" or "I was beaten up by my husband."

Mar 15, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

How Charlie Sheen's revelation helped raise HIV awareness!

Google searches for information about HIV hit a record high in the US after Charlie Sheen announced that he is a HIV-positive.

Feb 24, 2016, 18:56 PM IST

Your new back pain prescription: Mindfulness

The study involved nearly 300 older adults with long-term lower back pain, half of whom were assigned to a two-month mindful meditation course.

Feb 24, 2016, 10:17 AM IST

Heartburn pills may raise kidney disease risk

More research is needed to determine whether PPI use causes kidney damage.

Jan 12, 2016, 16:09 PM IST

Mediterranean diet plus olive oil may prevent breast cancer

Eating a Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra virgin olive oil may lower risk of breast cancer in women.

Sep 14, 2015, 19:10 PM IST