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Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women

Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women

Dec 03, – Men and women with mild heart disease share the same risks, at least over the short term, a new study suggests. Doctors have thought that women with mild heart disease do worse than men. This study, however, suggests that the rate of heart attacks and death among men and women with heart […]

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Not just women; men too get affected by bone diseases

Not just women; men too get affected by bone diseases

Oct 20, – Osteoporosis occurs when there is a loss in the peak bone mass and loss of calcium, leading to hip, knee and shoulder fractures. Bone diseases among women are a common occurrence, but of late these problems, especially osteoporosis, are fast affecting men, mostly after they turn 60, experts say. “Osteoporosis, which was […]

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‘Chennai Express’ to steam back to Egypt

‘Chennai Express’ to steam back to Egypt

Oct 10, – Men, women and college students applauded Khan’s comic timings and laughed when he punched the bad guys, clearly showing that the film’s Hindi language soundtrack is no barrier to Egyptians. Crowds of movie lovers cheered as Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s latest film ‘Chennai Express’ screened in Cairo theatres, marking the return […]

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Women Fret More Over Weight Gain in College

Women Fret More Over Weight Gain in College

June 20, AP – “As women gained weight, their eating attitudes worsened and body dissatisfaction rose,” said Laura Girz, a University of Toronto graduate student and lead author of the study, published online recently in the journal Appetite. It’s true that college students tend to pack on extra pounds, but women are more likely to […]

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Smoke free rules: Most Americans Say ‘No’ to Smoking in Their Homes, Cars

Smoke free rules: Most Americans Say ‘No’ to Smoking in Their Homes, Cars

May 17, AP – Four out of five adults now have smoke-free rules in their homes, while about three out of four have enacted the same ban in their cars, according to the national survey from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Getting tough on smoking is always a good idea, experts say. […]

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How to Quickly Spot Signs of Stroke: Experts Prompt recognition and treatment offer best chance of full recovery

How to Quickly Spot Signs of Stroke: Experts Prompt recognition and treatment offer best chance of full recovery

May 14, – Sudden numbness or weakness in the face, arms or legs on one side of the body, confusion and trouble speaking are among the signs that someone is having a stroke. The sooner a stroke is recognized and treated, the greater the chance of recovery, experts say. “When someone has a stroke, they […]

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Study: Estrogen Levels Tied to Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death

Study: Estrogen Levels Tied to Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death

May 12, – Sudden cardiac death can occur when the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating (sudden cardiac arrest). Each year in the United States, more than 350,000 people die of sudden cardiac death. Higher levels of the hormone estrogen are associated with an increased risk of sudden cardiac death in men and women, a […]

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