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Study finds partner phubbing could ruin relationships

When one partner is more interested in phone notifications than the people around them, it could lead to strained relationships. A new term “phubbing’ is used for snubbing your partner with an overindulging use of smartphone. Researchers from Baylor’s University’s Hankamer School of Business have proved that excessive use of smartphones is damaging relationships, and leading to depression. In two separate ...

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Late bedtimes could cause weight gain in teens, study finds

A new study published in the journal Sleep has found that there is correlation between sleep and body mass index in teens and adults, who sleep late during the workweek. The study has found that teens who sleep late have a higher chance of gaining weight than their peers who sleep on time. Over the course of 15 years, researchers ...

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Researchers Find Differences In Both Smokers’ and Non-Smoker’s Lung Cancer

Though both the sections of people who include smokers and non-smokers have an equal chance of getting lung cancer, there was significant difference observed in both these cases.  Though the people smoking tobacco have higher risk of contracting lung cancer, the disease can also hit the non-smokers and the number of people suffering from lung cancer despite not smoking is ...

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After Drinking Green Tea Bought Online, A Girl Got Hepatitis

Surprisingly, hepatitis was a result of drinking green tea in a recent case study of British Medical Journal Case Reports. The patient seemed to have arrived with problems like joint pain, nausea and abdominal pains. Considering a minor infection, the teen was sent back home with appropriate medicine. The next time she came, she was suffering from jaundice and had worsening ...

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Thousands of People race to beat breast cancer

The “Fit for the cure’ events hosted by Wacoal is said to offer complementary bra fittings. For each woman who participates, an amount of $2 is said to be donated to the Susan B Komen breast cancer research and health programs. Also, on purchasing a bra, a further $2 is donated. This event is going to be held at Von ...

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Nivolumab Drug Combats Advanced Kidney Cancer, Doctors Thrilled

A new cancer drug, Nivolumab is said to be more effective for people who are suffering from kidney cancer as it improves the immunity of the body in response to the cancer cells when compared to the traditional therapy of Everolimus. Opdivo is another group of drugs that is termed as the immune checkpoint inhibitors. This is supposedly used on ...

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Scientists Have Found the Way To Edit Human Genome

A new CRISPR (clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats) system was introduced by the scientists in order to improve the precision and power of the existing genome engineering. They are said to help the bacteria in the body to fight against the viral attacks. Thus, they are widely used as genome editing tools in the health industry. Gamete is the ...

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Breast Cancer Awareness: 5 Things You Must Know

The cases of breast cancer have been significantly increasing these days. It is crucial to know few important things about this disease to safeguard yourself and your loved ones. Researchers in Cambridge have recently discovered that the breast cancer relapse is caused by some specific set of genes. These cases reveal that the tumor returns to the same area or ...

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Schools forced to shut down owing to Legionella Bacteria

A few schools all across the District U46 were evacuated after an announcement was made that the schools are possibly home to Legionella Bacteria in numbers greater than normal levels. The report suggests that the schools have begun the process of cleaning and is expected to be reopened for the students soon. According to the statement given by the CEO ...

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