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Covid19 Can Remain Infectious On Surfaces For Long Periods Of Time: Study

The virus responsible for Covid19 can remain infectious on surfaces for long periods of time as researchers at Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation...

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Patients With Covid-19 At Greater risk

Researchers have found that people who have been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnoea could be at increased risk of adverse outcomes from Covid-19. The conclusion...

BP Medication Could Improve Covid-19 Survival Rates: Researchers

In a fight against the novel coronavirus, researchers have found that medication for high blood pressure could improve Covid-19 survival rates and reduce the...

Health Care Visits not Important Risk Factor for Contracting Covid-19

A US study of pregnant patients during the pandemic has found that in-person health care visits were not an important risk factor for contracting...

High BMI Associated With Covid-19 Mortality, Especially in Men: Study

Researchers have found a striking association between body mass index (BMI) and the risk of death among patients (especially men) diagnosed with Covid-19. According to...

Obesity Associated With Increased Risk of Death From Covid-19

By Siddhi Jain New research shows that obesity is associated with a substantial increased risk of death from Covid-19. However, it also found that the...

Smoking Linked to Higher Risk of Bone Fracture

Smoking has been linked to a higher risk of bone fracture, but researchers have now identified certain lung-related factors -- such as smoking or...

Bacterial Infections May Elevate Risk of Heart Disease in Individuals With Diabetes

Researchers have found that bacterial infections may elevate the risk of coronary heart disease in individuals with type 1 diabetes. For the findings, published in...

Researchers: Flue Vaccination to Reduce Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease by 17%

People who received at least one flu vaccination were 17 per cent less likely to get Alzheimer's disease over the course of a lifetime,...

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Higher Covid-19 Risk: Study

In a fight against the deadly coronavirus, Israeli researchers have found that low levels of Vitamin D in the blood are associated with an...

People With Gum Disease History at Higher Risk of Mouth, Stomach Cancer

People with a history of periodontal (gum) disease appear to have a higher risk of developing mouth and stomach cancer, warn researchers. Periodontitis or gum...

High BP Medications May Also Reduce Colorectal Cancer Risk

Researchers have now claimed that medications commonly prescribed to treat high blood pressure may also reduce patients' colorectal cancer risk. Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor (ACE-i)...

Young, Healthy Covid Patients on High Risk of Stroke: Study

Researchers have revealed that young and otherwise healthy patients with Covid-19 may have an increased risk of stroke even if they are not showing...

Whole Grains Intake Helps Cut Diabetes Risk: Researchers

Eating higher intake of high-quality carbohydrates, especially from whole grains, are associated with a lower risk for type 2 diabetes, say researchers. "High intake of...

61% Indian Business Leaders Fear Cybercrime Risk During Covid-19

About 61 per cent of Indian business leaders and decision-makers think their business is more likely to experience a serious cybercrime during the Covid-19...

Risk of COVID-19 Virus Infections by Touching Surfaces Relatively Lower: Reports

While the virus that causes COVID-19 spreads easily between people, the risk of getting infected in other ways such by touching surfaces and objects...

Youngsters With Mild or Moderate Mental Distress at High Suicide Risk: Researchers

The vast majority of young people who self-harm or experience suicidal thoughts appear to have only mild or moderate mental distress, according to researchers. Measures...

Commute to Work by Walking, Cycling Instead of Car to Reduce Early Death Risk

People who walk, cycle and travel by train to work are at reduced risk of early death or illness compared with those who commute...

Update Your Roofing Company with the Right Software

The basic process of repairing or replacing a roof hasn’t changed much in the last several decades. It still requires someone getting on top...

Apple Cancels Launch Event Scheduled on 31st March Due To Coronavirus Concerns

Cupertino-based tech giant Apple has reportedly cancelled the March 31 launch event because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, GizmoChina reported on Wednesday. Apple was expected...

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Air Pollution Causes Food Delivery Leading to Plastic Waste

When the air quality outside is bad, office workers are more likely to order food than go out for lunch, which in turn increases...

Virus Can Reinfect COVID Patients When Antibodies Start Depleting

Patients who have recovered from COVID-19 can again get infected by the virus once the antibodies of the viral disease start depleting, the Indian...

International Chef Day a Low-Key Event Due to Pandemic

The International Chef Day is observed on October 20, but this year, the celebrations here were muted as chefs are facing a torrid time...

Coffee Before Breakfast May Increase Diabetes Risk

If you're taking coffee before breakfast, read this carefully. Researchers have found that drinking coffee first thing can have a negative effect on blood...