Health News

FTO gene

Obesity is a major public health issue, affecting 300 million people around the world. We already know that obesity is linked to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, hypertension, stroke and heart disease, And obesity is also known to increase the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in later life.

Baldness and Prostate Cancer

Searching for a Link Between Baldness and Prostate Cancer

Interest in this unlikely duo arose recently when the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) discouraged using prostate specific antigen (PSA) as a screen for prostate cancer in men with no symptoms of the disease.

Know Your Numbers

For a proper understanding of your health, you must know how you stand compared to the normal, healthy condition. Here you can learn about normal blood pressure levels, blood cholesterol levels (and other lipids), and blood sugar levels (also known as blood sugar numbers).

More Microbe Than Human DNA

Could it be that microbes make the man – or woman?

Milk thistle

The main detox organ in your body is your liver – and it needs support to do its job right.

Stunning Ways to Shun off Acne Fast and Quickly

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Acne is a vacillating teenage problem but can also continue to haunt you like devils even…

3 Flu Busters

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There’s not much nastier than the flu. You can feel like you’ve been run over by a truck.…

Breast Cancer Cells

breast cancer cells
Breast cancer cells can be found in the breast tissue, lymph nodes, or ducts in the…

Facts About Breast Cancer Treatment

breast cancer facts
Many patients are treated with a combination of therapies. Surgery can remove large…