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Daily Archives: October 20, 2017

Hypertension may up heart valve disorder risk: Study

People with high blood pressure may be at an increased risk of developing common heart valve disorder, researchers said. The findings showed that higher blood pressure in early life was associated with a significantly greater future risk of mitral regurgitation – a condition which makes the heart less efficient at pumping blood around the body,

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Obesity increases irregular heartbeat risk in men: Study

Overweight men are more likely to develop irregular heartbeat at 50 years of age, nearly a decade earlier than women, according to a study. The findings showed that men were diagnosed with atrial fibrillation – a condition in which the upper chambers of the heart, or atria, quiver instead of beat to move blood effectively

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FSSAI launches initiative to bank leftover food

Country’s top food regulator— Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), on Monday launched an integrated web-based platform wherein people can offer surplus meal to the hungry. The move is an attempt to reduce food wastage. In August this year, HT had broken the story about FSSAI’s plan to create a network of food

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76 genes that make bacteria drug-resistant identified

Scientists have identified 76 previously unknown genes that make bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotics, a finding that could bolster mankind’s fight against superbugs. The increasing number of infections caused by antibiotic-resistant bacteria is a rapidly growing global problem. Disease-causing bacteria become resistant through mutations of their own DNA or by acquiring resistance genes from other,

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Pakistan assures security to Sri Lankan team in Lahore

Sri Lanka should not entertain any fears over its cricket team visiting Lahore, Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has said. “We are glad that Sri Lanka has decided to visit Pakistan. Our people will cheer for both teams,” Janjua said last night while answering a question. She was addressing the Pakistan Alumni Association’s inaugural meeting

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