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Genomes sequencing at birth, low cost makes it a tempting proposition

Genomes sequencing at birth, low cost makes it a tempting proposition

As the cost of genome sequencing decreases, researchers and clinicians are debating whether all newborns should be sequenced at birth, facilitating a lifetime of personalised medical care. Researchers at The Hastings Center stated that health professionals should recommend parents to use direct-to-consumer genetic sequencing to diagnose or screen their newborns. “Genomics is a powerful tool, [...]

August 18, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Genomes sequencing at birth, low cost makes it a tempting proposition

Rose Tea: 5 Weight Loss Benefits And Easy Ways To Make It At Home!

Rose Tea: 5 Weight Loss Benefits And Easy Ways To Make It At Home!

  Rose is a flower that has wide-ranging uses in cooking as well. From using it to decorate sweets to making gulkand and rose sherbet out of the dried petals, Indians have been using rose flowers in foods and drinks since ages. Rose also finds a lot of use in cosmetics and organic creams and ointments. It [...]

July 15, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Rose Tea: 5 Weight Loss Benefits And Easy Ways To Make It At Home!

American Cancer Society Suggests Colon Cancer Screenings To Begin At Age 45 To Prevent Early Deaths

American Cancer Society Suggests Colon Cancer Screenings To Begin At Age 45 To Prevent Early Deaths

The American Cancer Society is now urging people not to wait until they are 50 to get their colon checked. The organization’s new guidelines suggest that people should get screened for colon cancer in their 40s. The Alarming Rise In Colon Cancer Cases The ACS announced this new guideline on Wednesday, May 30, stating that extensive analysis [...]

July 9, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on American Cancer Society Suggests Colon Cancer Screenings To Begin At Age 45 To Prevent Early Deaths

Heart attack warning, 4 or more drinks in a row can put youngsters at severe risk

Heart attack warning, 4 or more drinks in a row can put youngsters at severe risk

Here’s a heart health advisory every youngster would do well to keep in mind. If you want to keep your heart healthy and stay away from heart attacks and other diseases, stop binge drinking. According to a new study, binge drinking, or having more than four drinks in row, can increase the risk of heart diseases in young adults later in [...]

July 3, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Heart attack warning, 4 or more drinks in a row can put youngsters at severe risk

I-T dept conducts searches at premises of real estate group

I-T dept conducts searches at premises of real estate group

The Income Tax department today conducted searches at the premises of a real estate group and its associates in Bhopal, Indore, and Bengaluru for suspected tax evasion, an official said here. “Searches were conducted at 30 premises of Asnani Group and its 12 associate companies at Bhopal, Indore, and Bengaluru,” Income Tax Investigation wing (MP [...]

May 19, 2018 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on I-T dept conducts searches at premises of real estate group

Cut down on salt to prevent kidney diseases at young age, say doctors

Cut down on salt to prevent kidney diseases at young age, say doctors

Cutting down on the intake of salt can go a long way in preventing kidney diseases at a young age, say health experts. Kidney failure is among the top five major causes of death in the country. There has been an increase in the number of patients in the age group of 25 to 30 [...]

April 11, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Cut down on salt to prevent kidney diseases at young age, say doctors

Vegas Tops the List of Cities Where Millennials Are Seeking Work at Small Businesses

Vegas Tops the List of Cities Where Millennials Are Seeking Work at Small Businesses

We’ve reported how Millennials are looking for something more than money and benefits from their jobs. These are areas where small businesses often fail to keep pace with larger companies. Those bigger employers are able to wave a little more cash around and offer things like health insurance and 401k retirement plans to new recruits. Small businesses [...]

April 10, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Vegas Tops the List of Cities Where Millennials Are Seeking Work at Small Businesses

I had dinner at 7 pm for 20 days and lost 2 kgs!

I had dinner at 7 pm for 20 days and lost 2 kgs!

I had dinner at 7 pm for 20 days and lost weight along with these 4 other benefits!   We have heard various celebrities advocating the power of eating dinner early. Yet, we stick to the age-old Indian tradition of having food once everyone comes back home, which is usually never before 9. Prateek Singh [...]

April 10, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on I had dinner at 7 pm for 20 days and lost 2 kgs!

Is Eating At Night Making You Gain Weight?

Is Eating At Night Making You Gain Weight?

Health experts have touted breakfast as the most important meal; on the other hand, lunch and dinner have to be the lightest. It is said that your metabolic rate in the morning is the highest as compared to later in the day. In fact, eating late at night has been associated with weight gain. According [...]

April 9, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Is Eating At Night Making You Gain Weight?

SC/ST engineering students learn at faster rate: Study

SC/ST engineering students learn at faster rate: Study

Engineering students from the Scheduled Tribes (ST) and the Scheduled Castes (SC) learn at a faster rate than those from the general category, according to a study carried out by Stanford University, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and the World Bank. The study on learning assessment outcomes, which was carried out between [...]

April 7, 2018 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on SC/ST engineering students learn at faster rate: Study

Delhiites, you are at higher risk of getting osteoporosis. Here’s why

Delhiites, you are at higher risk of getting osteoporosis. Here’s why

A new study has found that people living in the city are at a high risk of suffering from brittle bones, which can cause fractures, even from simple acts like bending over or coughing. Nearly 60% of respondents in Delhi, including men and women, were found to be suffering from osteopenia and nine per cent [...]

April 5, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Delhiites, you are at higher risk of getting osteoporosis. Here’s why

Malaika Arora says you should invest at least 30 minutes a day in staying fit

Malaika Arora says you should invest at least 30 minutes a day in staying fit

TV personality Malaika Arora feels there is no substitute for a healthy body and said being fit is her oxygen. “Fitness for me is a way of life. It is like my oxygen! Nothing else is truly yours than your own body, and there is no substitute for a healthy body. I would urge everyone [...]

March 8, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Malaika Arora says you should invest at least 30 minutes a day in staying fit