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Gum Disease May Be Linked to Cancer Risk in Older Women

TUESDAY, Aug. 1, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A new study links gum disease with an increased risk of several types of cancer in postmenopausal women, even in women who never smoked. So-called periodontal disease was tied to a 14 percent higher risk of developing any type of cancer, the investigators… Read more »

High Sugar Intake During Pregnancy Linked To Child’s Increased Risk For Asthma And Allergies

The role of maternal diet on a child’s prenatal development is something that is taken seriously by most expecting mothers. Now researchers have found a link between high sugar intake during pregnancy and the child’s increased risk for eventually developing asthma and allergic asthma. Increasing Asthma And Allergy Prevalence It… Read more »

Harmful Chemicals and Plastic Matter in Food Linked to Risk of Chronic Diseases in Men

Do you usually consume foods packed in plastic? Experts now suggest that potentially harmful chemicals found in plastic products, such as phthalates, may pose severe threat to human health. Researchers at the University of Adelaide and the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute joined hands to investigate the presence… Read more »

Late Bedtime Habit Linked to Less Control Over OCD Symptoms

There’s a common saying – “Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise”. And it holds true because following a proper schedule helps your body in carrying out its various daily functions as well as recover from damage. When we break the balance, sleeping… Read more »

Higher Childhood IQ Linked to Longer Life: Top 5 Foods to Boost Brain Power

While a range of lifestyle factors have been linked to triggering ailments like cancer, diabetes, hypertension among others, experts have now established an unusual link between IQ level and a range of diseases. Experts at the University of Edinburgh in the UK have found that kids with higher intelligence have… Read more »