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Vegetarians might have higher risk of stroke than meat eaters, study says

However, a new study suggests that vegetarians and vegans may be at a higher risk of stroke than their meat-eating counterparts — although those who don’t eat meat have a lower chance of coronary heart disease, according to the new paper, published in the medical journal the BMJ on Wednesday. “It does seem that the… Read More »

Women Facing Violence in Relationships Likely to Suffer from Economic Hardship: Study

Violence Against Women (Image used for representational purpose only) (Photo Credits: PTI) Washington D.C., August 28: Women who experience violence in their relationships, may it be physical, emotional or controlling abuse, are more likely to suffer material hardship – the inability to purchase food, housing, utilities, medical care or other needs for a healthy life,… Read More »

Study reveals insights on timing of Huntington’s Disease onset

New research results challenge an accepted theory about the timing of Huntington’s disease. Huntington’s disease is an inherited and fatal disorder in which nerve cells in the brain break down over time. It can become evident at any time, but typically starts in a person’s thirties and forties. The disease is caused by inheritance of… Read More »