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Diets rich in carbs can help shed those extra kilos

Washington D.C [USA], Sep 25: According to a new study, diets high in carbohydrates reduce body weight and body fat and improve insulin function in overweight individuals.
In the 16-week randomised clinical trial, researchers with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine placed participants in either a plant-based…

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Prosthetic valve ups risk of death

Washington D.C [USA], Sep 24 : A new research found that patients who undergo a transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) suffer an increased risk of death and heart failure.
Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania stated that the implanted heart valve is too small for the patient which can lead…

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What can salad dressing tell us about cancer?

Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 22 : Turns out, mutations in the tumor suppressor gene SPOP contribute to cancer by disrupting a process called liquid-liquid phase separation.
Liquid-liquid phase separation is seen often in nature and is the reason why oil and vinegar separate in salad dressing.
SPOP is…

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A behavioral intervention can reduce stress in cancer patients

Washington D.C. [USA] Sep 21 : According to a new study, a behavioral program to reduce harmful stress in cancer patients can be taught to therapists from around the country and implemented at their sites, which effectively improves the moods of their patients.
Researchers designed this program at The Ohio…

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