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Latest stories on health and diseases from The Talking Democrat

The keto diet reduces the risk of loss of sight following glaucoma

A study in mice found that the high-fat, low-carbohydrate ketogenic diet would reduce the risk of loss of sight…

Yoga is good for mental health

A thousand-year-old discipline, yoga has both physical and psychological benefits. According to several studies, the practice of yoga would…

The WHO wants to eradicate trans fat

The World Health Organization (WHO) is taking steps to help all countries in the world eradicate trans fat from…

Taking antibiotics increases the risk of developing kidney stones

US pediatric researchers found that children and adults treated with certain antibiotics had a greater risk of developing kidney…

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Improves Physical Recovery After Stroke

According to a study published in the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, a transcranial magnetic stimulation technique…

Ebola is making a comeback

The Ebola virus strikes again in Africa. An outbreak has been detected in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 17…

Fasting for 24 hours would stimulate the regeneration of stem cells

Many studies have shown that strict and low-calorie diets can be the key to a healthier and longer life….

2018 GE3 Asteroid

Scientists have discovered an asteroid that could reveal the origin of the Solar System

A European scientific team has discovered a rare asteroid beyond Neptune, in the Kuiper belt, and experts believe that…

Eating fruits increases women’s fertility

Eating fast food doubles the risk of infertility for women compared to those who eat a lot of fruit,…

Pregnant Woman

Taking antidepressants during pregnancy makes kids smarter

While taking antidepressant medication during pregnancy is usually strongly discouraged by health professionals, a new study presented at the…

Your smartphone might be giving you acne

Acne, clogged pores, aging skin … Dermatologists talk about the problems that can be caused by our smartphones. We know,…

Childhood obesity: family history increases the risk

According to a recent study, family history of obesity and blood pressure may increase the risk of developing severe…

Frequent sauna use greatly reduces the risk of stroke

What if the sauna was good for your health? Many athletes, after an intensive sports session, are rewarded with…

Staying too long in a car can cause phlebitis or pulmonary embolism

Long journeys by plane are often implicated, but staying too long in a car would be a risk factor…

One person has died after eating romaine lettuce infected with E. Coli

US health officials said on Wednesday that a death in California linked to a contamination of Roman lettuce by…

General anesthesia in childhood hinders academic performance

Infants who have undergone general anesthesia in surgical operations have poorer academic results, Australian researchers warn, without calling into…