Girls who are exposed before birth to chemicals commonly found in toothpaste, makeup, soap and other personal care products may hit puberty earlier than their peers who aren't exposed to these chemicals in the womb, a US study suggested.
Chemicals in cosmetics, soaps tied to early puberty in girls
For most pensioners, retirement is the time to take the weight off one's shoulders.
Elderly people should try weightlifting and protein powders to fight frailty
High blood pressure affects more than 25 percent of all adults in the UK.
Warning sign of hypertension that could cause ‘sudden death’
Sleep hygiene, which includes practices like providing a cool and quiet sleeping environment or reading before bed time to help kids unwind, is increasingly popular among parents looking to ensure their children get a good night's rest. But are these practices all they're cracked up to be? University of British Columbia sleep expert and nursing professor Wendy Hall recently led a review of the latest studies to find out.
New review highlights importance of good sleep routines for children
You could lower your risk of an early death by eating a healthy, balanced diet, including at least five portions of fruit and vegetables a day, said the NHS.
Best vegetable to boost the immune system and avoid early death
Babies who are born with a wide variety of bacteria in their nose are more likely to recover quickly from their first cold, research suggested.
Babies' cold recovery 'all in the nose'
By Mohammad Shariatmadari Iran’s Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare
National Strategic Plan (NSP) for HIV
The spread of polio must still be classified as a public health emergency because, while progress has been made towards wiping out the disease, that progress is fragile, the World Health Organization (WHO) said.
WHO says spread of polio remains international health emergency
A new immunotherapy can greatly extend the lives of a proportion of people with advanced head and neck cancer, with some living for three years or more, a major new clinical trial reports.
Immunotherapy keeps some advanced head and neck cancer patients alive for over 3 years

Page Generated in 0/0507 sec