Piping hot tea, coffee may up oesophageal cancer risk

Piping hot tea, coffee may up oesophageal cancer risk

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 | PTI | Washington

Drinking piping hot tea or coffee can significantly increase the risk of developing oesophageal cancer, a study claims. Previous studies have revealed a link between hot tea drinking and risk of oesophageal cancer, but until now, no study has examined this association using prospectively and objectively measured tea drinking temperature. The study,...

Warm Foods

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | Pioneer

Cayenne Pepper: Cayenne peppers are a type of chili pepper. They belong to the nightshade family of flowering plants and are closely related to bell peppers and jalapenos. Cayenne peppers are a popular spice used in many different regional styles of cooking, and they have been used medicinally for thousands...

DadiKaKehna

DadiKaKehna

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | ROISHANI DEVi

The weather is just right to play Holi. While most people take care of the skin and nails when they play with colours, many forget that haircare is just as important. ROISHANI DEVI shares tips to prevent damage to them When you are playing Holi, you forget the damage the colours...

Tip Top

Tip Top

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | Pioneer

Recently Pharmazz India Pvt Ltd presented its nine years of research done for developing life saving drugs at a conference. These drugs will be helpful in cases of accidents, maternal mortality, diarrhoea and burns as these can control excessive blood loss or fluid loss from the patient’s body to such...

SlimLine

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | Pioneer

Increased use of digital media may be partly responsible for the growth in the percentage of young adults experiencing certain types of mental health disorders in the US over the past decade, suggests new research. “More US adolescents and young adults in the late 2010s, versus the mid-2000s, experienced serious psychological...

Study Centre

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | Pioneer

A Statistics by the WHO indicate that there are about 466 million people across the world with disabling hearing loss. This number is likely to increase to 900 million by 2050 if no action is taken. The need of the hour is to lay emphasis on early identification and intervention...

Painkillers during pregnancy does not up asthma risk in kids: Study

Painkillers during pregnancy does not up asthma risk in kids: Study

Monday, 18 March 2019 | PTI | London

Taking paracetamol or other painkillers during pregnancy does not increase the risk of asthma in children, according to a study of almost 500,000 women. The research, which uses prescription data on painkillers, supports earlier findings that women taking paracetamol during pregnancy are more likely to have children who develop asthma. However, it...

Common heart drug may up sudden cardiac arrest risk

Common heart drug may up sudden cardiac arrest risk

Monday, 18 March 2019 | IANS | London

A drug commonly used to treat high blood pressure and chest pain could be associated with an increased risk of sudden cardiac arrest, according to a study. Doctors from the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, examined over 60,000 people to determine whether nifedipine and amlodipine or dihydropyridines -- widely...