Eat a Bowl of Fresh Fruits Every Day to Reduce Your Risk of Diabetes

13-04-2017

Highlights Eating fruits daily can cut the risk of diabetes by 12% The best fruits for diabeticsare pomegranates, grapes, apples & berries he study assessed 500,000 people from China to ascertain this claim Eating fruits daily can cut the risk of diabetes by 12% Eating healthy meals everyday is the best thing you can do to reduce your risk of diabetes. A bowl of fresh fruits can be a refreshing addition to your daily meals. They are full of fiber and antioxidants and supply you the essential micro-nutrients that your body needs.  A new study published in the journal PLOS Medicine shows that eating fruits daily may also help in reducing the risk of diabetes

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Indore: IMA youth wing protests against NEXT, NMC
February 3, 2017

Indore: More than 500 medical students and members of Indian Medical Association (IMA) staged demonstration against NEXT, the proposed exit exam for MBBS students to qualify for the profession, and the proposal to establish National Medical Council (NMC) by dissolving Medical Council of India, on Wednesday.

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A note for older adults: Stop popping pills if you want to be healthy at 90
February 2, 2017

Older adults who take medication frequently increase the risk of falls, delirium and frailty in old age.(iStock)  You can avoid being frail and weak at the ripe age of 90, but only if you stop flooding your system with a string of medications. In a study published in the American Geriatrics Society journal, scientists have found out

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Less protein-intake during pregnancy will help your kid have stronger bones
January 31, 2017

Suffering from the woes of having frail bones? Unfortunately there are chances that your kid may inherit the 'brittle bone disease' from you, but thanks to science, you can protect your child by consuming less protein while you are pregnant. Researchers at the University of Missouri School of Medicine have shown that limiting a specific maternal

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More steps to tackle swine flu
January 30, 2017

NIMS chief to be nodal officer Chief Secretary S.P. Singh has directed the Health and Medical department officials to designate the NIMS Superintendent as the nodal officer, and Gandhi Hospital as the nodal hospital for treatment of swine flu patients in the State. In view of the increasing swine flu cases and related deaths, Mr.Singh

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Now, a hormone in brain that can trigger fat burning: Study
January 30, 2017

Just in case you wanted to know what exactly could trigger burning that extra flab in your gut. When they said it’s all in the head, they weren’t entirely wrong. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Scientists, have identified a brain hormone that can trigger fat burning in the gut. Researchers from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) in the

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Signs and Symptoms of Leprosy
January 30, 2017

Leprosy, also known as Hansen’s disease (HD), is a disease caused by an obligate intracellular bacillus called Mycobacterium leprae. It has characteristic clinical features, which include: Depigmented skin lesions, single or multiple, with anesthesia: the skin lesions may be reddish in light-skinned people, and appear scaly, dry, and

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